Published on April 28th, 2014 | by

Boyle Golf News 28/4/14


There was a great turnout for the voucher last Sunday, thanks to all who took part. Congrats to Brendan Gaffney who won with a score of 62, 2nd Eamon Perry 63, Gross Gary Carty, 3rd Paddy Nangle 64. At the presentation Captain Padraig O’Connell congratulated the winners and thanked Charlie and the volunteers for the great condition of the course. He asked members to support the Quiz and Curry nite on this coming Friday, May 2nd and also asked them to support the Boyle Horse & Summer Show golf classic on Saturday May 10th. He finished by congratulating the Ladies on their great win in the Challenge Cup against Mountbellew on Saturday. Brendan Gaffney thanked Michael Rush for organising the competition and for the great work he does. He also complimented the club on the condition of the course. The Golfer of the Year leaderboard is as follows 1st Tom Kearney 58pts, 2nd Willie Tiernan 40pts, 3rd Brendan Gaffney 33pts. Full details on the noticeboard and also on the website.

Thursday night’s Mens competition was won by Adrian King, 2nd Pat Conroy, 3rd Vincent Egan. The competition was sponsored by Pat Conroy. Fridays scramble was won Jonathan Egan, Carmel Conlon & Michael Costello, 2nd Adrian King, Joey Mullaney & Killian Doyle, 3rd Terry Canning, Michael Rush & Seamus Gallagher.

The first round of the mixed foursomes is complete, details on noticeboard. The King Harmon matches are also underway.

Results of the Crumlin Classic from Easter Weekend were 1st Willie Tiernan, Lionel Lynn & Jim Suffin 88pts, 2nd Niall Kearney, Tom Kearney & Sean McLoughlin 87pts, 3rd Eamon Perry, Tish Perry & Lionel Lynn 85pts. Ladies Winners were Liz Dwyer, Peggy Feely & Moira Egan. Thank to Supervalu, Boyle for sponsoring the prizes and thanks to all who took part or made donations. Thanks to Michael Rush for organizing.

Competitions for this week are the weekly nine hole which can be played Monday to Wednesday plus Saturday, the Mens Competition is on Thursday and Friday is a nine hole Scramble. Next weekend will be a Club Fundraiser and can be played  Saturday, Sunday or Monday. Format will be three ball shambles and entry is €15 per person. Re-entry only €5. The Fore Club Alliance is on this weekend in Ballaghdereen, Saturday, Sunday & Monday. Please support.

In Ladies news, well done to the Ladies who won their Challenge Cup match against Mountbellew last Saturday and now await Carrick or Roscommon in the next round. It was first time out for many of the team which makes the result even better.

The Club is holding a “Quiz & Curry Night” on this Friday May 2nd. Food will be from 8.00 with Quiz at 9.00. Cost will be €15 per person including Quiz & Curry. Free entry to the scramble included. All support appreciated. Thanks to Susan & Brendan for organising. For tickets please contact a committee member or text 086 2039182.

Date for your diary is a golf classic in aid of Boyle Horse & Summer Show on Saturday May 10th. Team of four €25 per person including hot meal. Format will be a Rumble. All support appreciated. To book a team please contact Michael Rush on 086 7808542

April draw winners were Michael & Monica Gilmartin €80, runners up Harry Wynne and Margaret Egan €40 each. If members wish to join please send standing order or cash payment to Michael Gilmartin, Carrickmore, Boyle.

The greens are being hollow tined this week with thanks to the volunteers who are helping out.


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