Despite a rough patch of weather on Sunday we had a very good entry in the Murray Fourball Competition and good scoring too with some on 42 points not making the cut. The Pierce Purcell selectors will be interested with this early season form.
The leading qualifiers were Tom J Ryan and Paddy Moloney on a very impressive 46 pts.
Tom J Ryan & Paddy Moloney v Joe Pollock & Ml.McGrath;
Adrian O’Donoghue & James Collins v Colm Cosgrove & Michael O’Halloran;
Mark Lowry & Eoghan Bourke v Pat Creamer & Michael P. Ryan;
Eamon Mulcahy & Gerry O’Donoghue v Simon Earlie & Dan McKenna.
Winners, Liam Armshaw, Patsy Ryan, Pat Duggan 66 pts.
2nd, Sean Ryan, Jim Foley, Michael Lynch 64 pts.
3rd, Michael Collins, Dave Cohen, David Kennedy 63 pts.
Open Team of 3 – Mens, Ladies, Mixed-this weekend- Saturday, Sunday and Monday, March 16, 17, 18
Draw for Club Matchplay- sponsored by Raymond Kelly - April 1st. Entry forms are on noticeboard the in Mens Locker Room.
Vincent Gilligan and Helen Walsh wiped out the opposition on Saturday night with a very impressive double whilst Kay Delaney and Ena Gleeson also got over the line.
There will be no cards this Saturday night as President, Michael, and his production team are putting on a mighty night of Ceol agus Craic.
Tickets are still available from the usual sources.
Please take note that transport is being provided for the homeward journey for those who might be over the limit!
Wednesday, 27th February Extended Competition Winner: E. Connery (34) 26pts Runner-Up: S. Fitzpatrick (25) 25pts 3rd: Lady President Madge (35) 23pts.
Sunday 3rd March Winner: R. Murphy (11) 35pts. Wednesday, 6th March. Winner: A. Dwyer (21) 29pts.
8th March – 31st Extended Competition. Elieen Murphy Foursomes.
20th March Club Day.
Dates for your diary:
On Saturday 16th March there will be a night of /Ceol/Bia/Craic in the Clubhouse tickets (€10) on sale from committee members.
Well done to Charlotte Crowe who won in Ballykisteen recently.
Best wishes to Katie Rafferty who plays in the Schools Championships in Charleville on March 16th.