It was another busy weekend at the Club as the members turned out in large numbers for the Ryans Carpets & Beds Open Weekend which started on Saturday with a Singles Stableford competition which had an excellent winners prize of a £500.00 voucher for a Respa Bed.
With the Ballyarnett course in splendid condition and benign conditions everything was in place for good scoring and 13 handicapper Seamus Mc Chrystal certainly obliged as he made full use of the favorable conditions to post an excellent winning score of 43 points to claim the £500 winners voucher , Damian Mc Colgan will regret his blank at the second hole as he finished runner up albeit after a 42 points break of tie with placed Jeff Etherson.
1st Seamus Mc Chrystal [ 13 ] 43pts
2nd Damian Mc Colgan [ 15 ] 42pts
3rd Jeff Etherson [ 5 ] 42pts
Gross James Kelly 38pts
Back 9 Paul Godfrey [ 17 ] 23pts
Ladies Mary Wallace [ 24 ] 31pts
Nearest The Pins.
3rd Kevin Dunn
5th Gerard Devine
8th Ruari Moore
13th James Armstrong
Nearest the Pin in 3 shots at Par 5’S.
2nd Peter Mc Kee
14th Paul Mc Daid
17th Damien Mc Kenna
Sunday Better Ball OPEN
Sundays competition was an Open Better Ball event and again there was an outstanding entry with weather and scoring to match.
The Pairing of 11 handicapper Stephen Doherty and +1 Stephen Martin negotiated the Ballyarnett layout in a better ball 6 under par which produced a fantastic winning score of 47 points.
Competition Sponsor James Ryan and Martin Tierney finished runners up virtue of their 25 points on the back nine after a 43 points break of tie with third placed John Coyle and James Mc Grotty.
1st Stephen Doherty [ 11 ] & Stephen Martin [ +1 ] 47pts
2nd James Ryan [ 17 ] & Martin Tierney [ 14 ] 43pts
3rd John Coyle [ 12 ] & James Mc Grotty [ 17 ] 43pts