Dungarvan Golf Club News

The club and course remained busy this week with plenty of competitions for members and visitors alike. Our Get Into Golf Mixed Scramble was a great success with a large number of entries creating a great atmosphere around the club house. Our Lotto total now stands at €5,500! What a fantastic Christmas present our Jackpot would make. Give yourself, a member of your family or a friend an opportunity to win the Jackpot and buy them a ticket.



Mon 26thNov 1st Craig Susdorf (16) 38pts, 2nd Paul Sarsfield (20) 37pts, Danny Barry (14) 37pts, John Kavanagh (13) 37pts.

Winter League Results Wednesday 28th Nov – Sunday 2nd Dec:

Category 1: 1st Donie Williams (4) 34pts 2nd Michael Leacy (8) 33pts

Category 2: 1st Maurice Conway (11) 35pts 2nd Mark Raher (12) 33pts

Category 3: 1st John Clancy (17) 33pts 2nd Kevin Croke (14) 33pts

Category 4: 1st Derek Power (18) 36pts 2nd Eamon Keane (19) 36pts



Thurs 6th Dec Gents 14H Open Singles S/F – David Hayes PGA Winter League, Fri 7th Dec Gents 14H S/F – David Hayes PGA Winter League, Sat 8th Dec Gents 14H S/F – David Hayes PGA Winter League, Sun 9th Dec Gents 14H S/F – David Hayes PGA Winter League, Mon 10th Dec Open 16H Senior Singles S/F, Wed 12th Dec Gents 14H S/F – David Hayes PGA Winter League.



Tues 27th Nov Ladies 11H S/F Winner: Bridget Aherne (15) 23pts Runner Up: Miriam Matthews (24) 22pts. Fri 30th/Sat 1st Dec 14H S/F Winner: Ann Stack (27) 29pts, Tish Baumann (19) 27pts, 3rd Breda McCarthy (6) 27pts, 4th Angela Murphy (20) 26pts.



Fri 7th Dec Ladies 14H S/F & Home Alliance, Sat 8th Dec Ladies 14H S/F & Home Alliance, Sun 9th Dec Ladies Christmas Scramble, Mon 10th Dec Open 16H Senior Singles S/F, Tues 11th Dec Ladies 11H Singles S/F.



Our Christmas party and golf scramble will take place on Sunday 9th Dec. Short Gun start at 1.30pm – don’t forget to put your name on the list before 6th Dec. It promises to be a very enjoyable day and evening.





This competition set the scene for our Christmas season in Dungarvan Golf Club. We had thirty five entries with a great buzz around the clubhouse.


FIRST: Miriam Matthews, Bridget O’ Shea, Bernie O’ Reilly and Anne Murray.

SECOND: Peter Moloney, Mary Prendergast and Emily Johnson.

THIRD: Michael Gildea, Ned Morrissey, Helen O’ Neill and Helen Walsh.

FOURTH: Colette O’ Mahony, Marcella Mc Govern, Phyllis Davis and Breid Scanlon

FIFTH: Pat Cummins, John O’ Shea, Margaret O’ Mahony and Nano Fitzgerald.


Well done to all who participated and made the event so enjoyable. Thanks to Tom, Chris and Cassie for supplying the food when they came in and to the ladies who baked the mince pies.




Draw has taken place for this exciting competition which started this week (Dec 1) and runs until the end of March 2019. We are thrilled to see fifty of our GIG ladies and men entered. See notice board in the relevant locker room to check your team and also to check the Conditions of the Competition. So, start playing your nine holes – your best score will be recorded for your team. Thanks to Anne Hennebry who is the brains behind this and to Marcella Mc Govern for helping her in the organisation.


CGI (Confederation of Golf in Ireland)

Jennifer Hickey (CGI) paid her annual visit to Dungarvan Golf Club recently. She was delighted at the success of our GIG Programme and as usual passed on some words of wisdom to help us improve and consolidate the GIG programme.



We had no 60.com competition on Wednesday 28th November due to Storm Diana. On Wednesday 5th December we have our 60.com Christmas Party which is one of our big days each year. See you there.



The men were in the majority last Friday for our foursomes. We were delighted to see so many supporters of this fun event after a lot of wet weather earlier in the week.


WINNERS: Jack Elstead and Nollaig Mc Carthy

SECOND: Martin Carroll and Matt Whelan

THIRD: Martin Carroll and Pat Mc Carthy

So if you would like nine holes of social golf, with coffee and a chat afterwards be in the foyer next Fri (Dec 7) at 9.30 am. Draw at 9.45 am followed by play at 10 am. Tell your friends – all are welcome.



Our society bookings are filling up fast for 2019 and we look forward to welcoming back familiar faces and also welcome new Golf Societies to Dungarvan Golf Club. We have great midweek and weekend rates available for 2019. Call Karen on 058-43310 for further details.


Winners: Patsy Hackett & Tim brown 2nd: Mary-Anne McCarthy & Paddy Boland, Last 5: Seamus Fitzgerald & David Fitzgerald, Lucky Table: Tom Daly & Pat Power.


Our Lotto draw was held in the clubhouse on Sunday 2nd December. There was huge crowd in the clubhouse due to the “Get into Golf” scramble taking place.

The numbers drawn in the Lotto were 7,9,14 and 22. There was no winner of the Jackpot which increases to €5,500 next week! We had one Match 3 winner this week – Mary Ann Coffey who wins €100 – congratulations to Mary Ann.

What a Christmas present our Jackpot would make. Give yourself, a member of your family or a friend an opportunity to win the Jackpot and buy them a ticket. The draw next Sunday will be held at 4:30pm in the clubhouse.


As always, our Pro-Shop remains active and David has all you need to stay warm and dry this Winter. Popular items include our new Dungarvan crested waterproof jacket as well as waterproof bags, hats and handwarmers. David has many special offers at this time so call in and grab a bargain and a great Christmas present. David’s special offers can be found on his website at www.davidhayesgolf.com


60.com Christmas Party – Wednesday 5th December. Ladies Christmas Party & Golf Scrmable – Sunday 9th December. Our Captains Drive In will take place on New Year’s Day.

Contact us on 058-43310/058-41605 or visit our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and find us on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/dungarvangolfclu