Friday, 27 March 2015

Golf News


Men’s Results: 9th August, sponsored by Dermot Hughes Cars: 1st P Walsh 67, 2nd E Miley 67, Gross: D Kearney 78, 3rd J Doyle 68. 16th August sponsored by The Neilan Family: 1st J Cunningham 69, 2nd K Madden 69, Gross K Kearney 78, 3rd P Farrell 69.

Ladies Results: 11th August, sponsored by Molloy’s Pharmacy: 1st N O’Grady, 2nd C Keane 72, Gross M Seymour, 3rd B Burke 73. 16th August Sponsored by The Neilan Family: 1st K Walshe 68, 2nd S Benedetti 74, Gross G Relihan, 3rd E Lynch 74.

The second Open Week will take place starting next Sunday 23rd August with competitions each day. There are time sheets in operation and are on display in the clubhouse. Visitors please call (090) 66 26382 for more information.

Hard luck to the Ladies senior cup team who lost to Kilkenny in Mount Wolesley last weekend in the All Ireland finals.

The Mixed Foursomes is now almost down to the final. Details on the noticeboard. The TJC O’Keeffe Men’s fourball final this year will be contested by Pater McGarry and P Walsh who will take on Mario Costello and Seamus Mulhern. That final will be later this week..

The Smithwicks Cup is up and running. Further details on the club notice board. Entries are now being taken for the Ladies Autumn Cup matchplay competition for handicaps 19 to 36. Details on the club notice board.


The Lady Captain’s (Catriona Newman) prize was played over 36 holes.

Winners: 1st Mary Gunning 135 nett 2nd Mary O’Gara 141 nett 3rd Lily Healy 142 nett. Category 1 Karen Costello. Category 2 Marie McSharry. 1st 18 Valerie Callaghan 69 nett. 2nd 18 Pamela Moran 66 nett. Beginners Prize Dympna Lambert. Longest Drive Mary Colleary. Men’s Prize Liam Callaghan 20 pts. Speaker after speaker complimented Catriona on being an excellent and very gracious Lady Captain and wished her luck for the rest of the year.