RESULTS – The annual fundraiser for the Boyle Traders took place in the club over the weekend of the 25th and 26th August, played in rumble format. The emphatic winners were the team of Paul Connolly, Michael Bannon, Tommy King and Conor Hamill with a huge score of 123 points, beating the second placed team of the team of Brendan Gaffney, Mickey Gaffney, Lorcan Egan and Paddy McLoughlin by a full 21 points. The winning ladies team was that of Tish Perry, Susan O’Mahoney, Moira Egan and Claire Cryan.
The mens’ mid week 9 hole stableford saw the return of Patrick Egan to winning ways with 20 points, followed by the in-form Ciaran Beirne with 19 points.
The mens’ competition on Sunday the 2nd of September was the King Cup which was won this year by David Wynne with 40 points, just shading out Gerry O’Dowd’s 39. Sean Heslin won the prize for best gross score and Tom Kearney came 3rd with 37 points. This competition was kindly sponsored by Tonni’s Takeaway, Elphin Street. The club thanks Valentin and Iosif for their support.
INTERCLUBS – Boyle went out of the Connacht Shield to a strong Ballina team. Despite winning all the home matches , the team were unable to get the much sought after away win. The next interclub competition on the horizon is the newly established “County Cup”, which will be competed for by the 7 golf clubs in Co Roscommon in Athlone Golf Club in the next few weeks.
1st P. Connolly M. Bannon T. King C. Hamill 123pts
2nd B. Gaffe M. Gaffe L. Egan P. Mc Loughlin 102pts
Ladies T. Perry S. O Mahoney M. Egan C. Cryan 99pts
Thursday 9 Hole S /Ford
1st Patrick Egan 20pts
2nd Cairan Beirne 19pts
King Cup 18 Hole S/Ford
1st David Wynne 40pts
2nd Gerry O Dowd 39pts
Gross Sean Heslin
3rd Tom Kearney 37pts