We wish to extend our sincere sympathy to member Phil Donnolly on the passing of her husband Frank. May he rest in peace.
It has been a fantastic weekend for Dungarvan Golf Club hosting the Waterford GAA Classic. We would like to thank all those involved for choosing Dungarvan Golf Club and from all the positive feedback we received we know everyone had a wonderful weekend of golf.
Congratulations to all the organisers for ensuring the Classic
ran so smoothly and efficiently. We are delighted to announce that a local team
of DGC members won Gerry Raher, Dermot Ahern, Derek Power and Benny Kiely.
Special thanks go to all our restaurant staff most notably
Chris who served approximately 390 dinners over the weekend. Outstanding job with
the food receiving great compliments. Our Course was very well received by both
members and visitors and for that we would like to thank all our Course Staff
On the domestic front our Ladies had a busy weekend of golf
with mixed fortunes. Our Ladies Intermediate Team were beaten by Thurles after
a well fought battle. Hard luck to all the team who represented the club so
Our Ladies Junior Cup team won in
Cobh beating Youghal on Sunday afternoon to qualify for the quarter finals of
the Junior Cup. Cathy Whelan had our first win on the 17th.Carmel O’Brien had a
fantastic win on the 13th hole. Niamh had lost on 17 after battling back from 4
down. Then Mary Power was coolness personified to secure the win on the 18th
hole. Bridget Ahearne was called in on 17th hole and in control of her match.
Managers June James and Joanne Fitzgerald were thrilled with the team. Caddies
John, Michael, Betty, Marie and Tish did a great job!!
It’s our first time in a long time we are
through to the quarter finals and it is in Dungarvan against East Cork. Well
Congratulations to Sean O’ Sullivan
who won the Men’s Competition on Sunday. Sean is an up and coming Junior player
who had the best score of 45 points.
We had a great day Sunday in the club with three visiting societies keeping us busy! The feedback on our Course and Clubhouse has been encouraging and we look forward to them visiting us once again next year.
Our Captains Prize kindly presented by David Shanley will be played from Friday
31st May to Sunday 2nd June 2019 and all eligible members are invited to
participate. Please contact the office with
regards to eligibility criteria.
Those wishing to participate are kindly requested to enter
one of the qualifying rounds which take place on Friday the 31st of May & Saturday
1st June, the respective timesheets are active on the club website via the
members booking facility (BRS).
The entry fee for the competition is €20. Please
note: Country Members and Junior Members are eligible to compete in the
Captains Prize, however they may not win first prize. The Captain’s
Scramble will take place on Wednesday 29th May at 7p.m. Entry for this event is
€10 includes food – (€5 for juniors).
Please note that the course is closed on Friday 31st May up
to the commencement of play at 12.00 midday. Practice on the course on that day
is prohibited and will result in disqualification from the competition.
The Captain’s Prize is a Stroke play competition, the top 80
players (Plus Ties) shall qualify for Sunday’s final round. The aggregate score
over the two rounds will determine the overall winner. Both rounds will be
played from the blue markers. In the event of a tie, there will be no playoff,
the winner shall be decided on a count back.
The timesheet for Sunday’s final round will be posted at
10.00 pm on the Saturday night. Qualifiers should check their Sunday tee times
by logging onto the Club website and the members booking facility.
A nine-hole stableford competition shall be in
play on Sunday for non-qualifiers, designated slots shall be made available to
those wishing to play.
All eligible lady members are invited to play in the
Captain’s Prize to the Ladies. This is an 18 hole Stroke competition and the
ladies can play their round on either the Friday or Saturday. The presentation of prizes will take place in the
Clubhouse on Sunday 2nd of June at 8.30 pm sharp. Members and their partners
are cordially invited to attend the presentation. Best of luck to
all participating in this year’s event.
20th 1st Maurice Crotty (21) 40pts, 2nd
Stephen Connolly (21) 39pts, 3rd Fiona Morrisson (21) 36pts, 4th
Michael Caples (20) 35pts (B9)
23rd (SPAR) 1st George Walsh (15) 41pts, 2nd
Michael Maher (5) 40pts, Best Gross Alan Thomas (+2) 37pts, 3rd
Diarmuid O’Neill (6) 39pts (B9)
25th 1st Paul Power (20) 42pts (B9), 2nd Jamie
Hallahan (16) 42pts, Gross Graham Nagle (4) 37pts. CSS 37pts
26th 1st Sean O’Sullivan (10) 45pts & Gross, 2nd
Jeremy Walsh (17) 41pts, 3rd Tom Curran (11) 39pts, 4th Jim
Quinn (20) 37pts. CSS (36pts).
Thurs 30(SPAR) Open Gents
18H Singles S/F, Fri 31 Captains Prize, Sat June 1 Captains Prize Sun June 2
Captains Prize, Mon June 3 Open Seniors 50+ Singles S/F.
Tues 21st May Ladies
2 Person Rumble (Santry Sports Clinic) 1st Majella Moynihan (19)
& Sarah Moynihan (31) 52pts, 2nd Creina O’Sullivan (27) & Bernie
hayes (18) 49pts, 3rd Cathie O’Mahony (10) & June James (21)
Tues 21st Ladies GIG 9H 1st Flora Wall (42) 15pts, 2nd Ailish O’Brien (37) 15pts.
Sat 25th May 1st
Carmel Fox (26) 40pts.
Fri May 31 Captains Prize, Sat June 1 Captains Prize, Mon June 3 Open Seniors 50+ Singles S/F, Tues June
4 Open 18H Ladies Team of 3 Champagne Scramble (Murrays Pharmacy).
We were back with our 60.com competition last Wednesday (22nd May).
We had a great turnout and excellent weather.
The winners were:
Cashin (20) 18 Pts
Tracey (25) 17 Pts
There will be no 60.com competition on 29th May
as the Captain’s Scramble takes place that day. We encourage all the 60.comers
to support the scramble and show off their skills! We will be back with the
normal competition on 5th June.
Our Youngones enjoyed a lovely day of golf on
Wednesday 22nd May.
1st Brid Killegrew (30) 16pts.
Our next competition is on Wednesday 5th
June at 12pm. We look forward to seeing you all then.
GOLF MIXED SCRAMBLE
These mixed scrambles are a great platform for
all our Get Into Golf participants to meet. They are extremely popular and are
great social events. Last Sunday was no exception.
RESULTS (Sunday 26th May)
1st Marcella McGovern, Mary Ashe and Catherine
Kiersey, Theresa Guiry and Mary Cummins
Wall , Breid Scanlon and Margaret O’ Mahony
Well done everyone and thanks for your support.
We were delighted to host the Waterford GAA Classic which
took place from Thursday 23rd/Friday 24th and Saturday 25th
May. Special thanks to all the organisers, with over 93 teams taking part it
ran so efficiently and this is due to the wonderful team of organisers who ensured
everyone was taken care of so well.
Our members Gerry Raher, Dermot Ahearn, Derek Power and Benny
Kiely were the winning team! Congratulations to all.
The Waterford GAA Golf Classic was sponsored by TQS
Special thanks go to Alison and Eoin for their invaluable assistance with our Juniors.
What a great week for Dungarvan Golf Club – the GAA
Classic and the outings on Sunday ensured that the bar was buzzing throughout
the week. While all the outing activity was taking place, we completed
the Lotto draw on Sunday.
The numbers drawn in the weekly Lotto were 12, 13,
18 and 21. There was no winner of the Jackpot which increases to €4,100 next
week! We had four Match 3 winners this week Carmel O’Brien, Bridget Ahearn,
Liam Naughton and Kevin and Ciaran Cullinane. They each win €25 – congratulations
to each of them.
The draw next week will take place on Sunday
afternoon about 4:30pm. Come along and support us – all are welcome.
Our great Membership rates are proving very popular
once again this year and we are delighted with all those new members that have
joined to date. You are all very welcome to Dungarvan Golf Club. We have great
membership rates for 2019 that suit all ages. If you are interested please give
Karen or Jimmy a call on 058-43310 or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org. Rates for Under 35’s start at
€200 per year with rates for over 35’s starting at €300 per year.
We look forward to welcoming all the societies booked in for the coming
week. We have some remaining dates for 2019 so please give us a call to book your
society. We have fantastic rates that include Green Fees and Food. Call Karen on 058-43310 or email email@example.com
PRO SHOP NEWS
Our ProShop continues to be a hive of activity. The PING
Demo Day is taking place on Monday 17th June. Mark that in your
diary! David, has all the new offerings from the major manufactures in stock
and offers demos for you to try. David also offers free custom fitting to
ensure that you are using the most suitable equipment to maximise your
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Captains Prize – 1/2 June 2019
Lady Captains Prize – 27/28July 2019
Presidents Prize – 16 /17 /18August 2019
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