Mixed results for club teams

THERE were mixed fortunes on the team front for Castlecomer.

THERE were mixed fortunes on the team front for Castlecomer.

The Ladies Challenge team beat Castlebarna on Saturday, while the Junior Foursomes team also recorded a victory.

The senior foursomes lost to Kilkenny, while the minor team were beaten by Roscrea in very windy conditions on Sunday.

LADIES - Results, 18 hole Open singles (sponsored by Catherine Connery/Conmore Press), May 7/8: 1 Mary Norton (Kilkenny), 36pts; 2 Betty Owens, 35pts; 3 Noreen Kinsella, 34pts.

Results, Ladies 18 hole singles, April 30/May 1: 1 Betty Owens, 32pts; 2 Maria Downey, 31pts back nine; 3 Betty Byrne, 31pts.

Team E were crowned champions of the Ladies Spring League. Team members are Joan Brennan, Joan Cullinane, Jean Jackman, Eileen Fogarty and Joan Coonan.

DIARY - Wednesday to Monday, May 16: Nine hole competition (three person team). Teams can play any day at any time. Saturday/Sunday: Ladies 18 hole Open singles (Valerie Doyle Qualifier); Men’s 18 hole Open singles (sponsor Eurospar). Saturday: Nine hole junior/juvenile competition, 5pm.

RESULTS - Results, Men’s Open singles, May 7/8: 1 Christy Comerford, 68pts nett; 2 Gerry Mealy, 69pts nett; gross Anthony Cleere, 78pts gross. Class One: Jason Brennan, 74pts nett. Class Two: Robert Lewis, 74pts nett. Class Three: Gerard Dunne, 75pts nett.

Results, Scramble May 3: 1 Margaret Furlong, Margaret O’Keeffe, Eddie Kenny, 25 1/6pts; 2 James Daly, David Lynch, Peter Donnelly, 25 3/6pts.

Results, Thursday Open singles, May 5: 1 Martin Buggy, 37pts; gross Brian Young, 36pts.

Results, Junior/Juvenile nine hole competition, April 30: 1 Bill Murphy, 25pts; 2 Sean Buggy, 22pts. April 23: 1 Padraig Delaney, 22pts; 2 Adam Dempsey, 22 pts. April 16: 1 James Leahy, 30.6 shots; 2 Conor Dwyer, Conor Watters. April 9: 1 Adam Dempsey, 19pts; 2 Noel Leahy, 18pts. April 2: 1 James Bergin, 19pts; 2 Declan Buggy, 17pts.

BRIDGE - Bridge Club members will hold a gala fund-raiser on Wednesday, May 18 at 7.30pm. Prizes include vouchers for Castle Durrow, Newpark Hotel, Cafe Sol and Rivercourt Hotel. The raffle on the night will include a prize of two nights B&B for two at the Academy Plaza Hotel, Dublin plus two tickets for the Guinness Store House.

LOTTO - There was no winner of the club lotto. Consolation prize-winners: E100 Joan Meally; E70 Joe Collins; E30 Finbar Brennan, Lena Brennan. Sellers’ Lucky Dip: E30 Margaret Conway, Tony Carr. Jackpot is now E2,900.