Golf News

Roscommon Golf Club Results of the 18 hole Stroke Competition on Sunday 16 th September sponsored by Royal Hotel: 1 st D. Kearney 67, 2 nd A McDermott 70, 3 rd D O’Brien 70, Gross T. Grehan 75. Ladies: Result of 18 Hole competition on 11 th September sponsored by Molloys Pharmacy: 1 st Frances Penny 40 points, 2 nd Mary Lalor 40 points, Gross Mary Seymour 35 gross points, 3 rd Bernie Burke 40 points.  The nearest the pin competition in aid of The Irish Hospice Foundation was won by Paula Keane.  Ballinasloe Golf Club Results of Ladies Branch: Tuesday 11 th September 18 Hole Stroke Medal 8 Sponsored by Leahy’s Pharmacy: 1 st Peig Burke 71 Nett (B9), 2 nd Adeline Naughton 71 Nett, Gross Margaret Killeen 83, 3 rd Teresa McGann 72 (b9), Front 9 Pauline Bannerton 34, Back 9 Bridie Kenny 35.   Sunday 16 th September 18 Hole Stableford Ladies Open Day sponsored by Boutique Clodagh: 1 st Kathleen Moylan 37pts, 2 nd Gaye Barton 35pts (b9), Gross Margaret Killeen 23pts, 3 rd Phil Lally 35pts, 4 th Eilish Brennan 34pts, Visitors Mary Nooney (Athlone) 34pts (b6), Front 9 Mary Howley 20pts (b6), Back 9 Pat Groarke 21pts. Upcoming competitions: October Fair Open Weekend: 4 th – 7 th October 2007, 18 Hole Singles Stableford & 18 Hole Scotch Foursomes. Entry/Re-Entry – Members €5, Visitors €10.  Castlerea Ladies’ Golf The competition sponsored by Carlton Cards was won by Patricia Callaghan 37pts. Club prize was won by Celia Mulligan 36pts. On Saturday September 22nd there is an Open Competition for Ladies and Gents and for Gents on Friday 21 st . Boyle Golf Club  Last Sunday’s Competition was an 18 Hole Stroke won by Gerry Emmet with a score 66, Michael Reid came 2nd with 67 (C/B) and third place to Michael Simon (67).  Thursday nights competition was won by Michael Reid with a score of 21, 2nd place went to John Cryan (19 C/B) and in 3rd place was Club Captain Rodney Boles (19). It turned out a good week for Michael Reid who won back the cost of his lesson.   Thursday nights Mens Competition will be a nine hole Stableford. Next Sunday is the King Cup. Format will be an 18 Hole Stableford.