The competition for ladies last week, which was sponsored by Satara Ladies Boutique, was won by Frances Penny with 39 pts; 2nd Yvonne Waldron, 38 pts; 3rd, Helen Sweeney, 38 pts. The ladies’ 9-hole competition was won by Marguerite Farrell. On Sunday last the men’s competition was the ‘Men’s 1942 Captain’s Cup’, which was sponsored by Donnellan & Co Menswear & Footwear. 1st, Alan Craven, 65; 2nd, Noel Penny, 66; 3rd, Jim Grogan, 69; Gross, Enda Daly, 74; Junior, Thomas Higgins, 65.
The winning team in the final of the Men’s Spring Team challenge comprised of Dan O’Brien, Michael Dolan and Michael Healy. The runners up were Eric Godfrey, Seamus O’Donghaile and Charlie Brennan.
The results of the weekly Open Monday Competition were: 1st, Tom Higgins jnr., 39 pts; 2nd, Pat Conroy (Boyle), 36 pts.
The seniors had their annual outing last week and this year their destination was Kilkenny and Mount Juliet. The usual seniors’ competitions took place on Thursday, and the overall winner of the men’s competition was Tommie Farrell, 38 pts; Cat. 1, Tom Donoghue 37 pts; Cat 2, Des Bruen, 37 pts; Cat 3 Tommie Fallon, 37 pts. The ladies’ seniors’ results: 1st, Marguerite Farrell; 2nd, Noreen O’Grady, 3rd, Mary Pender, 4th, Frances Penny.
Annie Timothy (20 pts) and Willie Doyle (19 pts) won their respective 9-hole qualifying competitions on Friday last. They will now represent Roscommon Golf Club in the next round of the Nine-Hole R&A Championship. The winning pair from each regional final will play at Royal Birkdale Golf Club on Saturday, 15th July, 2017.