The men’s competition last Sunday, sponsored by Down the Hatch, was won by Eric Godfrey on 65; 2nd, Tom Donohue, 66; 3rd, Sean McGahon 68; Gross, Mario Costello 74; Junior, Fionn Hoare 68. The winner of the weekly Monday open competition was Tom Higgins with 40 pts; 2nd, Ian Lacey (Loughrea), 38 pts.
The Ladies club held an open Gala Day last week, with large numbers taking part in the competition. The results were: 1st, Joan Moran, 40 pts; 2nd, Mary O’Gara, 40 pts; 3rd, Sandra Crean, 39 pts; 4th, Angela Naughton, 38pts; Gross, Sinead Benedetti, 35 pts. Junior, Olivia Costello, 35 pts. The competition was sponsored by ECMI Gerry O’Dowd & Kathleen Kearney Kelly.
The winners of the weekly men’s seniors’ competition were: 1st,Gerry Keegan, 37 pts; Cat 1, John McGrath, 33 pts; Cat 2, Padraig Moran, 37 pts; Cat 3, John Cooney, 37 pts. The seniors also had an outing to Mullingar Golf Club last week, where the winner was John Cunningham with a great score of 42 pts. Cat 1, Michael Dolan, 40 pts; Cat 2, Michael Lennon, 37 pts; Cat 3, Willie Weldon, 36 pts; Cat 4, Michael Tierney, 34 pts.
Results of the Ladies’ seniors’ competition: 1st, Mary O’Connor; 2nd, Mary O’Gara; 3rd, Bretta McCarthy; 4th, Jackie Maxwell; Best 36 holes, Monica Lennon.
Last Friday evening Roscommon Golf Club held a 3 person, open 9-hole scramble, which was followed by a light supper. The winning team on the front-9 were; Vincent Pierse, Elaine Philips, and Pat Pierse. The winners on the back-9 were: Aidan Donnelly, Patricia Donnelly and Angela Naughton.
Wishing the best of luck to our Jack O’Sullivan team who will play Tuam Golf Club next Thursday at 4.30pm.
Open week at the club runs from 26th June to the 2nd July. There are men’s and ladies’ singles competitions and a men’s fourball competition. Visitors: €15 for 18-hole competitions, Ladies’ 9-hole competitions €8. Members: €8 for 18-hole competitions and €5 for 9-hole competitions. Booking online using BRS or call 090 662 6382.