RESULTS – An 18 hole Stableford, sponsored by Brogan’s TotalHealth Pharmacy took place on Sunday the 23rd. Lewis Shaw was triumphant on this occasion with 36 points, just pushing Gerry Carty into second place on “countback”. In third place was a new name among the prizewinners in Boyle Golf Club, Michael Keane, with 35 points in one of his first competitions marking him as someone to watch in 2019.
The competition on Sunday the 30th was also an 18 hole stableford, sponsored by Golfstyle , Irelands number 1 golf shop, based in the Liosban Business Park on the Tuam Road in Galway. Results will follow next week and these will decide the winner of the “Golfer of the Year” title for 2018.
FIXTURES – The King Harmon Cup is to be competed for this year in a new format. Traditionally played for as a matchplay (“knock out”) competition over several months, this year it will be competed for over 3 weekends in October in 18 hole stableford format, with a players 2 best cards out of the 3 weeks being combined to give his total. If 2 or more cards tie for first place, the winner will be decided on the best third card. The entry fee will be 10 euro per week.
COMMITTEE- The mens’ committee meeting for October takes place this coming Wednesday at 8 pm, immediately followed by the club management committee meeting.