Dungarvan Golf Club News

Our course remained busy during the week and the Monday Seniors remains as popular as ever. Again, there was a great turnout for Tuesday’s Ladies competition. The course is in great condition at the moment and we remind members to respect course etiquette and repair and replace pitchmarks and divots.

GENTS RESULTS

Monday 29th October: 1st Maurice Cliffe (16) 37 points, 2nd Phillip Hayes (11) Cobh 36, Gross Graham Nagle 31, 3rd John T Moloney (17) 35, 4th Thomas Healy (5) 35.

Thursday 1st November: 1st Dermot Walsh(6) 40 points, 2nd Sean O Sullivan(11) 40, 3rd John G Moloney(11) 40, 4th Maurice Conway(11) 37.

Sunday 4th November: 1st Brendan O Kennedy (19) 42 points, 2nd Frank O Donoghue(9) 40, Gross: Donie Williams 36., 3rd Dermot Walsh(6) 40, 4th Joe Kiely(12) 39.

GENTS FIXTURES

Thurs. 8th Nov Open Gents Singles S/F, Sat 10th Open Singles S/F, Sun 11th Gents Singles S/F, Mon 12th Open Seniors Singles S/F

Deise Golf Gents Winter League

We would like to remind members that the Winter League kindly sponsored by Deise Golf is due to commence on 14th November 2018 and run until the 6th of January. If you have not already signed up for this years league and would like to participate please sign your Name and Handicap on the entry sheet in the men’s locker room. Alternatively, you can confirm entry via response to club email address with your Name and Handicap.

Please note entries need to be submitted by the 9th of November for inclusion in the league. Entry for the Winter League is €10, payable in the Pro-Shop when you first play in the competition.

 

43rd Annual Lefthanders Trophy

The annual battle of the lefties took place over the Friday/Saturday/Sunday, 26th to 28th October.
The experiment of running it over 3 days was a major success with 20 Ladies/Gents competing.
Well done and a sincere thanks to all who took part.
The prize winners were :
1st Jack Elstead 37 Pts (back 9)
2nd Maurice Conway 37 Pts
3rd Maurice Crotty 36 Pts
Best Lady was Ann Hennebry

 

LADIES RESULTS

29th Oct Open Singles S/F 1st Anne Buckley (26) 39 pts, 2nd Miriam Matthews (24) 34 pts. 30th Oct 1st Marie Fahey (22) 35 pts, 2nd Anne Heneberry (30) 34 pts, 3rd Maeve Fitzgerald 926) 34pts (BK 8), 4th Carmel Fox (26) 33pts, 5th Angela Murphy (20) 33 pts (BK8).

LADIES FIXTURES

Tues 6th Nov Ladies Singles S/F, Sat 10th Singles S/F, Mon 12th Open Seniors Singles S/F

Reminder: Dungarvan Golf Club Parent AGM

The AGM of Dungarvan Golf Club will take place on: Wednesday, November 14th at 8pm in the Clubhouse.

 

Lotto – Many Winners this Week

Our Lotto draw was held in the clubhouse on Sunday 4th November.  The numbers drawn in the Lotto were 7, 11, 13 and 21.   There was no winner of the Jackpot which increases to €5,100 next week!

We were surprised when we checked the tickets to find that we had eleven Match 3 Winners this week. They are Geraldine McMahon, Ned Heffernan, Matt Whelan, Mary O’Donoghue, Bernie Hayes, Maurice Crotty, Bridget Aherne, Michael Mehigan, Shelia Veale , Catherine Power, and Dave and Grace Hayes.   They each win €25 and congratulations to them all.

The draw next Sunday will be held at 5:30pm in the clubhouse. Thanks to Pat Power and committee for all their great work with the Club Lotto.

 

60.COM & Young Ones Joint Outing

We had a great turnout on Wednesday 31ST October for our joint outing!

Results: 1st Mossie Walsh (6), Pat McCarthy (23), Celia Power (26) Score 23 1/8, 2nd John Considine (17), David Walsh (13), Mary Ashe (45) Score 26 5/8, 3rd Jack Elstead (20), Mary O’ Hare (40), Jim O’Mahony (18) Score 27 ¼. 4th Paul Sarsfield (20), Robert Hyde (21), Kate McNamara (26) Score 27 5/8, 5th Sean English (17), Ann Morrissey (29), Ann Murray (40), Maria Ryan (22) Score 28.

60.com next competition takes place Wednesday 7th Nov. Draw for partners at 1.15pm.

 

Fun Friday Foursomes

Yet another large crowd of golfers took part last Friday. A visitor to our club Tony Dixon was delighted to be included in one of our teams and thoroughly enjoyed the golf and the fun.

RESULTS

1st: Maeve O’ Tuama and Ellen Power, 2nd: Nora O’ Flynn and Jack Elstead, 3rd: Louise Moloney and Tony Dixon

We are back again next Friday Nov 9th. If you would like to join us for 9 holes of social golf, with chat and a cup of tea later, be in the clubhouse at 9.30 am, with draw at 9.45 am ready to play at 10 am. Tell your friends, all are welcome.

 

Get Into Golf Mixed Scramble

Well done to all who participated in the GET INTO GOLF MIXED SCRAMBLE on Sunday last Nov 4. There was a huge turnout (37 golfers) despite the poor weather conditions. There was a great buzz in the clubhouse afterwards when they all gathered to discuss the golf.

RESULTS

1st: Tony Dixon, Libby McGinn Murphy and Helen Walsh 2nd: Diarmuid Mackle, Flora Wall, Nollaig McCarthy and Anne Dunne 3rd: Ned Morrissey, Dermot Mackle, Cait Herlihy and Teresa Guiry, 4th: Jerry O’ Connor, Phyllis Davis, Nora O’ Flynn and Breda Cleary.

Our next GIG MIXED SCRAMBLE is Sun Nov 18th. Keep that date free and join us for yet another enjoyable GET INTO GOLF MIXED SCRAMBLE.

Junior Golf News:

Sean O’Sullivan & AJ Hayes took the honours in the RSM Trophy last week. A small crowd but worthy winners and we sincerely thank Pat Norris from RSM for his generous sponsorship.

This Sunday 11th November we host a fun Adult-Junior 9 hole Foursomes kindly sponsored by Mr. Paul Breen. Please contact the Pro-Shop to secure your slot. A shotgun start will take place at 2pm followed by food & refreshments in the bar.

Tuition for our beginners & Pre-juniors has finished for the season. We will resume in the Spring.

Any enquiries relating to our Junior activities can be directed to Junior Convenor David Hayes. David can be contacted at 058-44707 or email to golfpro@eircom.net.

 Pro-Shop News:

Now that Winter is upon us, David has everything to keep you warm and dry. From snoods to the new Dungarvan crested rainsuits, David will do everything to make your golf more enjoyable. David’ s End of Season Sale is in full swing with bargains galore to be had. Call in now. You can also find special offers on David’s website at www.davidhayesgolf.com.

Poker Night

Our Poker Classic took place on Sunday 4th November and we had a nice turnout. A great night was had by all with lovely finger food from Chris. Results: 1st Seamus O’Neill, 2nd Tom Phelan, 3rd Martin Landers.

Table Quiz

A table quiz will be run again by the Mulcahy family and will take place on Friday 16th November. Make sure you have the date in your diary and get your teams ready for play. All are welcome.