Cahir Park Golf Club held the Vice-Captain’s (Mr Jimmy Flannery) prize over the weekend of 27th/28th October. The winner was Donal Mullane playing off 14 with a score of 40 pts playing off the blue markers.
We also held the Final of the Blue Sticks Challenge over the same weekend. On a course playing very long the winner was Cahir Park member Shay Hughes (4) with a very good score of 38pts.followed by Ian Halpin with 36pts. The gross was won by the very consistent Emmet Leahy playing of +1.with 34pts.
At a well attended presentation on the Sunday evening all prizes in the following competitions were presented, ABP Singles, Blue Sticks Challenge, Vice Captains prize and the Golfer of the Year which was won by Shay Hughes.
The Captain Ned Lonergan thanked the sponsors ABP Cahir for their wonderful support and sponsorship to Cahir Park over many years and also Vice-Captain Jimmy Flannery for his Vice-Captain’s Prize and all wished Jimmy well for next year.
On Bank Holiday Monday we had the finals of the Club Championships and also the Annual Club outing to Mount Juliet Golf Club. On a beautiful Autumn day and playing on a course that was in excellent condition all who travelled had a wonderful day, the best yet.
In the final of the Club Mixed Foursomes we had a major upset as the bookies favourites Pakie Ryan and Cathy O’Gorman lost to Peter Tobin and Kathleen Noonan on the 17th after a great match.
In the Club Foursomes Niall Morrison and Pat O’Flynn beat Dylan Burke and John Hughes again after a very close match.
In the Club Fourball Bill Quinn and David Lawton got the better of Mick Leahy and Peter McGuire winning 2 and 1.
The Junior Matchplay was won by Jack White who beat Colin O’Gorman on 19th after a titanic match.
The medals were presented to the winners and runners-up by Captain Ned Lonergan.
Sat and Sun 18 Hole S/F: 1 Mick McCarthy (19) 42pts Last 9. Gross Seamus Marnane (6) 33pts Last 9. Cat 1 Paul Adamson (9) 42pts. Last 6. Cat 2 Mark Roche (12) 42pts. Cat 3 Michael Kelly (15) 40pts. Cat 4 Tom Whitford (18) 37pts.
12 Hole ongoing (Hamper)
The AGM of the Mens Club will be held on Thursday 15th November at 8pm in the clubhouse. See Noticeboard for further details
Vice-Captain’s Prize (Mr. Jimmy Flannery): 1 Donal Mullane (14) 40pts. Gross Shay Hughes (4) 34pts. Cat 1 Desie Ryan (6) 37pts. Cat 2 Tom Leen (13) 37pts. Cat 3 Conal O’Reilly (16) 36pts. Cat 4 Mick Burke (19) 38pts.
CSS Sat 35 pts Sun 36 pts.
Blue Sticks Challenge Final: 1 Shay Hughes (4) 38pts. 2 Ian Halpin (16) 36pts. Gross Emmet Leahy (+1). 3 Jack White (10) 4 Kieran Tobin (3) 32pts 5 Seamus Moran. 6 Garry Burke, 7 P J Phelan 8th Damien Leen.
Girls beginners u-9 putting. 1 Niamh O’Brien. 2 Freha McKenna – Bella Healy.
Boys beginners u-7 putting. 1 Mark Cagney 2 Greg Nugent.
Mixed chipping and putting competition:
Winners Lilly Lindy, Aliaha McKenna, Oisin Cummins,and Mark Ryan.
Golf coaching every Saturday 12.30 until 1.30.
1st, Bobby Gardner and Paddy White 33pts; 2nd Sean Walsh and Tom Moloney 28 pts b9; 3rd, Tom O’Flaherty and Batt Sweeney 28 pts; 4th, Denis O’Mahony and Derek Runacres 27pts. Thanks to Liam Wall for his sponsorship.
Christmas Party 11th December.
A.I.B. 4 ball shotgun start.
Sunday/ Monday 28th and 29th October 12 hole Turkey Competition: 1st Breda Keating Hc 19 25 pts
Thursday 1st November 12 hole Turkey Competition: 1st Winnie Neary Hc 21 28 pts; 2nd Joanne Noonan Hc 20 27 pts; 3rd Maura Horan Hc 24 26 pts.
Saturday/ Sunday 3rd and 4th November 12 hole Turkey Competition: 1st Eithne Kelly Hc 34 27 pts; 2nd Caitlin Fitzgerald Hc 12 27 points
Thursday 8th November 12 hole Turkey Competition
Note: Winter League Starts
Saturday/ Sunday 10th and 11th November 12 hole Turkey Competition.