Some of the competitions scheduled for Open Week had to be cancelled owing to the heavy downpours of rain early in the week. Results for the remainder of the week as follows:
Thursday: Open men’s Seniors’ competition, sponsored by Noel Carr & Co. Accountants; 1st, Michael Dolan, 37 pts; 2nd, David Kearney, 36 pts; 3rd, Paul Farrell, 35 pts; Gross, Michael Connaughton, 24 pts; Ladies’ Seniors’; 1st, Bernie Browne, 40 pts.
Friday: Men’s Open Fourball, sponsored by Liam McNeill Foodstore; 1st, B. Feeley and K. Connaughton; 2nd, S. Killeen and S. Kelly.
Saturday: Open men’s competition, sponsored by Timothy’s Londis; 1st, John Walker, 40 pts; 2nd, Tom Judge, 40 pts; 3rd, Paul McNally, 39 pts; Gross, David Tynan, 33 pts.
Ladies’ competition; 1st, Anne Casey (Longford), 37 pts; 2nd, Ruth Lennon, 37 pts.
Sunday: Open men’s competition, sponsored by Abbey Hotel, 1st, Liam Casey, 42 pts; 2nd, Tom Healy 41 pts; 3rd, Fionn Hoare, 39 pts; Gross, Simon Walker, 35 pts. Ladies’, sponsored by Time Pieces, 1st, June Halliday, 37 pts; 2nd, Mary Mullen, 35 pts.
The ladies’ Senior Cup team were disappointed to lose their match while competing in the All Ireland Senior Cup finals at Royal Curragh Golf Club last week. This competition included some of the best lady golfers in Ireland, and Roscommon Golf Club was proud to have a team competing at this level. The ladies will be competing in the Connacht final of the senior foursomes in Ballinrobe Golf Club on Saturday, 2nd September, at 10.00am. They will play Castlebar in the final.