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Tony breezes to victory

WEST: County Sligo has nine golfers potentially contesting this week’s West of Ireland championship sponsored by Radisson Blu. Gary McDermott, Sean Flanagan, Steffan O’Hara, Stephen Brady and Declan Reidy are already assured of spots on the timesheet when the West begins next Friday. Four more compete on Wednesday in the qualifier. Shane Underwood, Syreth Heavey, [...]

Captain Ben’s drive-in

The Co Sligo GC Boys’ Captain for 2014, Ben Rooney, is pictured with club Captain Anton Murphy at the Captain’s Drive-in which took place at the Bomore course on Saturday last. Boys’ competition season is now under way with competitions each Saturday commencing at 1pm. Competitions will also be held on Wednesdays during the summer [...]

Best of Luck the two Maeves

Maeve Kelly and Maeve Rooney were selected on the Connaught Interprovincial Team  the girls play in Tramore from Tuesday 15th April to Thursday 17 th of  April, we  wish them both the best of luck.

Cian gets to Harte of the matter

IT was “duffers day” on Saturday at the Point! The first trophy of the year, the Harte Cup, was originally nicknamed the Duffers Cup by caddies back in 1932 when it was introduced by Thomas Harte for players with handicaps of 10 to 24 (later increased to 28 when the handicap limit was expanded). But [...]

Paddy’s work pays off

Paddy Bird is now down to five handicap after winning Saturday’s 18-hole competition on Bomore. This is a great start to the season for him having worked so hard all winter on his game. The results of the boys’ golf on Saturday, April 5, 18 holes, Bomore: 1, Paddy Bird (6), 38pts; 2, Johnny Armstrong [...]

Congrats to Niall

Congrats to young golfer Niall McDermott, who has won the Victor Blackwell Trophy after beating Sean McLoughlin in the final. The Victor Blackwell Cup is played over 9 holes from junior tees in Bomore. It is for boys, usually between the ages of 8 and 12. This competition has been running since 2005. Niall is [...]

Men’s Golfer of Year Points Structure 2014

  SINGLES COMPETITIONS Place Captain’s & President’s Prizes All other GOY Single Competitions   GOY Points 1st 20 16 2nd 19 15 3rd 18 14 4th 17 13 5th 16 12 6th 15 11 7th 14 10 8th 13 9 9th 12 8 10th 11 7 11th 10 6 12th 9 5 13th 8 4 [...]

Men’s Golfer of Year Competitions 2014

Men’s Golfer of Year Competitions 2014             Competitions Format Date Tee 1 Harte Cup Stableford 05-Apr-14 White 2 Jackson Cup Stroke Qualifier & Matchplay 27-Apr-14 White 3 Downes Cup V-Par 10-May-14 White 4 Hanley Cup Stroke Qualifier & Matchplay 18-May-14 White 5 Visitor Cup Stroke 1-Jun-14 White 6 Hermitage Cup [...]

It’s Golfer of the Year time

GOLFER OF THE YEAR: The Golfer of the Year competition begins next weekend with the Harte Cup. Saturday’s singles stableford cup is the first opportunity to win points under a new revised system. Competitions are categorised with more points available to be won in the more prestigious events. The Captain’s and President’s Prize Days offer [...]

A Great Win

.The young girls have done it again   at the Connacht Schools held in Loughrea The Ursline College Sligo won the Junior Cup section and all three young Ladies are members of County Sligo  Golf Club   Maeve Rooney, Niamh Cronin and Ella Mc Dermott well done to them and also well done to another member [...]

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