Castlecomer ladies continue to fly the flag high

THE Castlecomer ladies teams continue to do well in outside competitions. This week two teams will endeavour to keep the flag flying.

THE Castlecomer ladies teams continue to do well in outside competitions. This week two teams will endeavour to keep the flag flying.

The minor team play Tullamore in Birr. No results available at time of going to press. The mixed team will be out today (Wednesday) against Waterford.

The Boyne team scored a great win against Dunmore East in a very sporting and enjoyable match. The winning team was Betty Owens and Joan Brennan, Noreen Kinsella and Betty Byrne and Ita Madigan and Eileen Fogarty. They played in sunny Dunmore East.

In wetter conditions in ’Comer were Claire Dowling and Nuala Mahon and Patricia Doheny and Marie Gannon. The next opponents are Enniscorthy.

The draw has been made for the ladies club singles. The first round should be played by June 29. Ladies should check the ’board for match information and pay the entry before the first round.

The Lady Captain’s competition is on July 10 and 14.

The men’s Captain’s prize (Noel Brennan) day I sponsor is Paddy Coady, Saturdary/Sunday, June 23/24; day 2, Saturday/Sunday, June 30/July 1.

Men’s Open singles 18 holes, June 17, 1 Eamon Doyle 37pts, bk 9; 2 Brian Young 37pts; Gross Michael Buggy 36gross; Class 1 prize handicap 0-9, David Lynch 35pts; Class 2 prize handicap 10-18, Paul Campion 36pts; Class 3 prize handicap 19+, Tom Phelan 35pts.

SENIORS: June 13, 1 Pa Dillon (18), Eamonn McEvoy (20), Jim White (23), Loughlin Nolan (24) 76; 2 T.J. McDonald (18), Jim Tunstead (19), Ger Comerford (21), John Shore (24) 75; 3 Pat Morrissey (16), Christy McGrath (19), Noel Walsh (20) 73.

Seniors outing to Bunclody on Wednesday, June 27. Assemble at 8.45am, ladies and gents.

Thursday Open men’s singles, June 14, 1 Adrian O’Neill 35pts; Gross Padraig Curry 30pts.

Online booking is now fully operational. Members need to register to activate account. If experiencing difficulties contact the club during office hours or bar outside office hours.

SCRAMBLE: Nine hole every Tuesday. Draws from 5pm.

Any new full member who joins Castlecomer golf club in 2012 may join for three years for the price of two, 500 euro per year for the next three years. Offer applies for 2012 applicants only. Distance membership permanent residence now reduced from 70km to 50km is 325euro.

JUNIORS/JUVENILES: Nine hole junior/juvenile competition every Saturday. New members welcome. For inquiries contact the club (0564441139).

LOTTO: June 11, no Jackpot winner of €5,900. Lucky prize winners 100 euro, Declan Horgan; 70 euro, Edward Healy; 30 euro, Mary Dormer, Pat Ryan. Sellers lucky dip 30 euro, John Phelan and Dick Cass.

Monday, June 18 jackpot €6,200.