Michael wins with better back nine

Michael Dermody won the men’s open 18-hole singles played at Castlecomer golf club at the weekend by virtue of a better back nine over his nearest rival. Thee was some very good individual scoring.

Michael Dermody won the men’s open 18-hole singles played at Castlecomer golf club at the weekend by virtue of a better back nine over his nearest rival. Thee was some very good individual scoring.

Results men’s open 18-hole singles, Saturday and Sunday, 1 Michael Dermody 43pts, bk9; 2 Eamonn Holohan 43pts; gross Derek Lynch 36pts; Class 1 prize (handicap 0-9) Tom Coogan 37pts; Class 2 prize (handicap 10-18) Martin O’Shea 39pts; Class 3 prize (handicap 19+) Matt Dooley 40pts.

Anothers men’s open 18-hole singles will be played on Saturday and Sunday, and the following weekend also.

An open three person team event, any combination, will be played on Monday.

Online booking is now live. All bookings from March 11 will have to be done through the club website www.castlecomergolf.ie. A step by step guide will is available in the clubhouse.

POKER CLASSIC: A Poker Classic will be held in the club on Friday, March 31.

LADIES: March 10/11 open ladies 18-hole singles (sponsor Joe Kehoe plumbing and heating) 1 Margaret Furlong (18) 38pts; 2 Joan Brennan (15) 35pts; 3 Ita Madigan (20) 33pts, bk6.

Another ladies open 18-hole singles will be played on Saturday and Sunday.

SENIORS: March 7, 1 Pat Morrissey (18), Tom Casey (19), Ned Kenny (19), Tony O’Flynn (24) 76pts; 2 Ollie Maher (13), Pat Kearney (22), Christy Ryan (23), Kathleen Holland (27) 73pts; 3 Noel Walsh (20), Liam Farrell (21), Eamonn McEvoy (21), Jean Ryan (30) 73pts.

LOTTO: Monday, March 5, one jackpot winner of €12,200, Martin Holohan, Coon. Sellers lucky dip 30euro, Eddie Walsh and Paddy McGuinness.

Monday, March 12 €2,000.