Athlone Golf Club Celebrates 125 years
A large crowd attended a most enjoyable lunch in the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone on Sunday 23rd April to celebtrate the 125th Anniversary of Athlone Golf Club. Music was provided during the lunch by Patrice and Bernard Coyle . It was great to see so many familiar faces celebrating this important milestone and a great day was had by all.
Sonas Easter open Competition
There was a great turnout for the Easter Open competition and Frank McGowan (9) won the men’s competition with a great score of 47 pts while Margaret Byrne (13) won the ladies competition with a great score of 38 pts. The results in full were as follows:
1st Nett Frank McGowan (9) 47 pts
2nd Nett Paschal Macken (20) 42pts
3rd Wally Kelly (17) 40pts bk6
4th Nett Joe Carney (17) 40pts bk3
5th Nett Ray Fagan (12) 40pts bk9
1st Nett Margaret Byrne (13) 38pts
2nd Nett Maeve Holmes (15) 37pts
3rd Nett Alacoque O’Connor (16) 37pts
Other recent results
Shamrock Lodge Hotel April 22nd & 23rd
1st Nett Tom Shaw (19) 38pts
2nd Nett Niall Dowling (21) 37pts bk6
Gross: Ger O’Kennedy (5) 31pts bk9
3rd Nett Mark Kelly (9) 37pts
4th Nett Eamon McManus (16) 36pts
Wednesday Open 19th April
1st Nett Aidan Ward (18) 41pts
2nd Nett Michael Duignan (11) 38pts
Wednesday Golf Society April 20th April.
Winner-T Blaine(20)34 pts; Class 1-M Healy(17),27 pts; Class 2-J Kinahan(20),30pts; Class 3-M Rock (23),30 pts;Veterans (12 hole)-T Carmody (19),22 pts
Ray Walsh Financial Services 18 Hole Competition Sat 15th and Tue 18th April.
1st Nett Maeve Holmes 15) 37pts
2nd Nett Margaret Byrne (13) 36pts
3rd Nett Anna O’Brien )12) 35pts
Carol Mc Gettrick
97 Club 13th April
1st Rosemary Rowe 24) 25pts
2nd Noirin O’Rourke (15) 21pts
97 Club 20th April
1st Maria Elliott (24) 25 pts
2nd Gertie Spillane (23) 25pts
3rd Kathleen Shaw (36) 25 pts
Bank Holiday Week-End Open
A 18 hole Ladies and Gents Open competition will take place from Saturday 29th April – Monday 1st May. On line booking available. Visitors €15.
Athlone Golf Club Ladies Teams in action
The ladies inter-club competitions are kicking off next week –end. The Junior Foursomes play Mountbellew under managers Noirin O’Rourke and Lizzy O’Sullivan, Minor up Play Mountbellow under managers Anna Walsh and Catherine Fitzgerald, Intermediate Team play Carrick on Shannon under managers Lily O’Sullivan and Siobhan Mcgrath and Revive Active play Longford under managers Sheila Geraghty and Breda Ryan . Best of luck to all teams!