Men’s Club News 5th-6th May 2017

The latest GOY Stableford was played in beautiful sunshine last Sunday. Robert Hogan (4) really enjoyed the day shooting a sub par round for 41 points to take a fine victory. Dominic Goodings (14) had his best round in a while shooting 40 pts to claim the runner up spot. Div 1 went to Stephen Egan Snr (11) with 39 pts. Stephen Comerford (13) came out on top in Div 2 with 38 pts. Michael Mockler (19) took Div 3 with 39 pts, with David Malone (22) scoring 38 pts in taking Div 4 after a count-back. David completing a good week after winning Thursdays 9 hole competition. The Central Towns team recorded a good win over Borris GC. Seanie Geoghegan & Donal Scally recorded comfortable wins at home. At the Carlow venue Keith Bracken gained the all important third point and the other two ties were called in. The lads will have a shorter journey in the next round when the face The Heritage.

The under 15 Leinster Boys team gave a very good account of themselves against Tullamore. Despite having only four players available and thus having to concede a game, Adam Kelly & Cathal Ryan played some terrific golf to win two games in Tullamore. After the first leg they only trail 2 – 3, and the match is very much alive ahead of the return leg at home next weekend. The draw has been made for the Single`s Matchplay and has been posted on the notice board. Next Weekend`s competition is a single stableford. Our Seniors Open continues every Tuesday and our Open Stableford continues every Thursday. Bookings can be made at or by phoning the clubhouse on 057 9353384.