Dinny Oâ€™Sullivan Memorial Cup
The Dinny Oâ€™Sullivan Memorial Cup will take place on St Patrickâ€™s weekend. The open competition is a 3 ball mixed scramble. The draw for partners on Saturday and Sunday will take place at 10.00am so try and be here around 9.30 am to get your name in the draw. The prize presentations will take place immediately after the competition on Sunday evening. All are welcome and we hope to see a good turnout.
Shane Kenny was the winner of the weekly singles with a score of 39 points for the 16 hole competition. Denis Burke & Frank English were the winners of the Weekend Foursomes competition with 66 nett. Anyone interested in trying out for our club teams (Purcell, Bruen. JB Carr etc) this year should put their names down on the notice board. The full details are on the notice board.
Team â€œGâ€ (Captained by Norma Oâ€™Brien) and team â€œDâ€ (Captained by Pauline Lucey) both finished level on 89 points in the 6th round of the Ladies Winter League and just a point behind them is team â€œEâ€ (Captained by Mairead Oâ€™Donnell). The results of the league to date are on the ladies notice board.
The Ladies Tuesday scramble is starting on the 19th March. Rena Kelly was the winner of the February monthly competition with 23 points. Geraldine Meagher and Catherine Cooney were second and third respectively when they both finished with 22 points.
The seniors were back in force after their Winter break on Wednesday last. They held a scramble competition and the winning team were Brian McNally, John Fitzpatrick and Derry Curran closely followed by the team of Frank Roche, Joe Corbett and Michael McCormack. The team of Billy Phelan, Ray Carthy and Pat Hickey finished third. They held their AGM after the scramble, which was followed by soup and sandwiches.
Well good news for all the juniors as the junior golf coaching will start again after the Winter break this coming Saturday the 9th of March at 1.00pm. All juniors are welcome to attend and the coaching is by our professional Suzie Oâ€™Brien. New members are always welcome. The new Junior Captainâ€™s 2013 are Aoife Kavanagh & Eoin Oâ€™Connor who drove-in for their year in office recently.
Weekend Foursomes Competition
Sat 2nd & Sun 3rd March, 18 Hole Stableford Singles:
1st: Denis Burke & Frank English 66 nett; 2nd: Joe Corbett & Pat McGarry 69 nett; 3rd: Adrian Lawrence & Stephen Byrne 71 nett
Weekly Singles Competition, Finished Sunday 3rd March, 16 Hole Stableford Singles: 1st: Shane Kenny 39pts; 2nd: Anthony Oâ€™Dwyer 38pts; 3rd: Darragh Lynch 35pts
Ladies February Monthly, 10 Hole Stableford Singles: 1st: Rena Kelly 23pts; 2nd: Geraldine Meagher 22pts; 3rd: Catherine Cooney 22pts
Gents Weekly Singles Competition Mon 4th & Sun 10th March, Entry Fee â‚¬5.00 Re-entry â‚¬3
Dinny Oâ€™Sullivan Memorial Cup, 3 Ball Mixed Scramble on Sat 16th and Sun 17th March. The draw for Partners will take place at 10.00am each day
Entry fee â‚¬5. Re-entry allowed.