Boyle Golf Club Spring League
Our Spring League continued this week with frost delaying play on Sunday morning till approx 11am.
In group 1, the pairing of Shane Loftus and Regina McLoughlin have taken the lead after a 6 up win over their opponents at the weekend. Gary Carty & Carmel Keenan remain in second position despite a narrow loss in their game.
In group 2, Jim Dwyer and Tommy King have taken a commanding lead with back to back wins, most recently a 6 up win to bring their total to +8. Currently, the second best score in the group is held by Paul Connolly & Seth Meredith who won their first game 5 up.
Group 3 sees Vincent Egan & Lewis Shaw come through to take up first place on +7 who are 4 holes clear of two pairs, Charlie O’Donnell & Fiona Keenan and Pat Conroy & Susan O’Mahoney.
In group 4, Paddy McLoughlin and Mandy Toolan still hold the lead on +6 who are two holes in front of Michael Rush and Gerry O’Hara.
Last week’s weekly 9 hole competition was won on a countback by Sean Heslin with 20 points.
Spring League matches are playable this week with the round 3 schedule being pairs 6 vs 4, 2 vs 3 and 1 vs 5. An extra day, Sunday 26th February has been added to facilitate players struggling to get all matches played.
The drive in will now take place on the second Sunday of March.
The weekly 9 hole competition for men continues this week til Sunday inclusive.
Belated birthday wishes to Boyle Golf Club Greens Convener Willie Tiernan and his partner Linda who held their joint birthday celebrations in the clubhouse recently.