Neil Grant in fine form at Ballyliffin Golf Club

first_imgSunday 23rd October 2016 Glashedy Winter League No 1Glashedy Links0-15 1st Neil Grant (15) 35pts2nd Kevin Downey (10) 34pts16-281st Dan Toland (18) 32pts 2nd John McGeoghegan (21) 30ptsBack 9: Hugh McEleney 18ptsCSS: R/OThe Old Links 0-15 1st Gary McGeoghan (4) 36pts2nd Jimmy Clancy (11) 32pts16-281st Padraig Porter (17) 40pts 2nd Tony McEleney (17) 36ptsBack 9: Philip Farren 18ptsCSS: 74Saturday Open 22nd October 20161st Dan Toland (19) 67Nett2nd Chris Yeates (7) 69Nett3rd Kevin Downey (10) 69Nett4th Eamonn O’Donnell (16) 69NettGross: Cormac McKeone (4) 74NettCSS: 72Friday Open 21st October 20161st Stephen Anderson (6) 38pts2nd Desmond Nevin (8) 35pts3rd David Cassidy (8) 34ptsCSS: 75Wednesday Society 19th October 20161st Martin Boyle 39pts2nd Eamonn O’Donnell 36pts3rd Pascal Harkin 34ptsTwos: Martin Boyle, Keith MarstonCongratulations to Keith Marston who had a hole in one on the 7th of GlashedyLadies: Sunday 23rd Oct 2016 Glashedy No 3 0-181st Yvonne McGonigle 18pts2nd Margaret Doherty O 17pts19-281st Annette Doherty 17pts BOT2nd Anna Doherty 17pts29-36Bernie Wilson 15pts2nd Yvonne McGonigle 14ptsBallyliffin Golf Club Results by Phelim Davenport There was a full weekend of golf in Ballyliffin making the best of the pleasant weather conditions.The Friday Open was won by 6 handicapper Stephen Anderson with 38pts. In 2nd place was Desmond Nevin[8] with 35pts and 3rd was the man with the famous name David Cassidy[8] with 34pts.The Saturday Open Stroke was claimed by a man who is starting to take his golf seriously, Dan Toland[19] made the most of his break from the oil business topost a nett 67 to take top spot. In 2nd place was Chris Yeates[7] with a 69 nett. In 3rd spot was the jolliest wee caddy in Ballyliffin Kevin Downey[10] also with a 69 nett. In 4th place was the man who gives me more headaches on a Sunday  than all the beer in Clonmany on a Saturday night Eamon O Donnell[16] was at it again also with a 69 nett. The Gross went to Cormac Mc Keone[4] with a 74.The first outing of the Glashedy Winter Classic under the Captaincy of Kevin Mc Laughlin[h] took place on both courses on Sunday. A stiff cold East wind kept the scoring in check. The best score of the day came in the high section on the Old course, Padraig Porter[17] did like his namesake and came out on top with 40pts. In 2nd place was Tony Mc Eleney[17] with 36pts. In the Low section was the man who must be the best advertisement for getting married Garry Mc Geoghegan]4]  took 1st place with 36pts, are you paying attention Aaron. In 2nd spot was early man Jimmy Clancy[11] with 32pts. The back nine was won by Philip Farren with 18pts.On the Glashedy course the Low section was won by that wily old fox Neil Grant[15] with 35pts. In 2nd place was an even jollier by now Kevin Downey[10] with 34pts In the High section  that man was back again Dan Toland[18] taking 1st place with 32pts. In 2nd place was a man who should struggle in the wind cause he wouldn’t spring a mousetrap Johnny Mc Geoghegan[21] with 30pts. The back nine went to the man with more vouchers than Tesco’s Hugh Mc Eleney with 18ptsThe Wed. Soc was won by the Boss himself Martin Boyle with 39pts. In 2nd place was the man who has an even better handicap on a Wed. Eamon O Donnell with 38pts. In 3rd place was Pascal Harkin with 37pts.Congratulations to Keith Marston who had a Hole in One at the 7th. He told me that was his 5th in a competition. Keep them coming Keith the free beer tasted great. In last weeks Wed. I said it was won by Ryanair’s finest pilot when in fact he is Aer Lingus’s finest pilot sorry Jason.  Happy Golfing.Forthcoming Events & Fixtures Friday 28th October Open Competition on The Old Links Visitors only €30ppSaturday 29th October Open Competition on Glashedy Links Visitors only €30ppSunday 30th October Glashedy No 2 on both coursesChristmas Craft Fayre Friday 11th November at 7.30pm in the golf club. Tickets €5Saturday 12th November Ladies V’s Gents on The Old LinksNeil Grant in fine form at Ballyliffin Golf Club was last modified: October 24th, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:BallyliffingolfSportlast_img read more