Dungarvan Golf Club News

AUTUMN OPEN WEEK 4TH – 15TH SEPTEMBER 2019

Our popular annual Autumn Open Week is underway running until Sunday 15th September. We have been very busy and with seven visiting societies due this week along with the Coastal Alliance Dungarvan Golf Club is a hive of activity.

Wed 11th – Open Gents Singles S/F Green Tees (Pat Power/60.COM)

Thurs 12th – Open Gents Singles S/F (SPAR)

Fri 13th – Open 3 Person Scramble (Eastern Electrical)

Sat 14th – Open Gents Fourball/Open Ladies Fourball (Norris Bros)

Sun 15th – Open Gents Fourball/Open Ladies Fourball (Norris Bros)

For online bookings please visit www.dungarvangolfclub.com or call us on 058-43310. Our Autumn Open Week is always well supported by members and visitors and we encourage everyone to take part.

JUNIOR CAPTAINS PRIZE

We are proud to announce our Junior Captains Prize presented by Ciara Whelan Barrett and Daniel Raher which will take place on Sunday 15th September. Timesheets are available online or ring the Pro Shop on 058-44707.

GENTS RESULTS

Mon 2nd Sept 1st Seamus O’Neill (16) 44pts, 2nd Tom Lyons (18) 43pts, 3rd Maurice Cliffe (17) 40pts. Thurs 5th 1st Tom Considine (12) 38pts, 2nd Hugh O’Carroll (22) 38pts, 3rd Joe Power (14) 37pts. Fri 6th 1st Don Brockie (19) 38pts, 2nd Michael troy (5) 37pts, 3rd John Regan (13) 37pts. Sat 7th 1st Bernard Gorman (15) 39pts, 2nd Michael Leacy (8) 39pts, 3rd Colum Reilly (11) 38pts. Sun 8th 1st Michael Maher (4) 40pts, 2nd Eoin Stack (30 39pts, 3rd Robert Cunningham (8) 38pts.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 11th Open Gents Singles S/F Green Tees (Pat Power/60.COM), Thurs 12th Open Gents Singles S/F (SPAR), Fri 13th Open 3 Person Scramble (Eastern Electrical), Sat 14th Open Gents Fourball (Norris Bros), Sun 15th Open Gents Fourball (Norris Bros), Mon 16th Open Seniors Singles S/F (50+)

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 3rd Sept (Kindly sponsored by The Moorings) 1st Angela Murphy (20) 68 Nett, 2nd Maeve Fitzgerald (27) 68 Nett, Best Gross Irene Lynch (7) 83 Gross pts, 3rd Mary Power (13) 71 Nett.

Tues 3rd GIG 9H 1st Mary Prendergast (21) 15pts, 2nd Breid Scanlon (24) 11pts.

Sat 6th/Sun 7th (Kindly Sponsored by The Tannery) 1st Louise Horgan (36) 44pts, 2nd Kolette Enright (36) 41pts, 3rd Sylvia Phelan (18) 41pts.

LADIES FIXTURES

Fri 13th Open 3 Person Scramble (Eastern Electrical), Sat 14th Open Ladies Fourball (Norris Bros), Sun 15th Open Ladies Fourball (Norris Bros), Mon 16th Open Seniors Singles S/F (50+), Tues 17th Ladies 18H Singles S/F.

LADY CAPTAINS AUTUMN OUTING

The venue this year four our Lady Captains outing will be Faithlegg Golf Club on September 29th.
The total cost per person is €45 which includes 18 Hole round of golf and prizes and a meal after golf (Main Course, Desert, Tea/Coffee). If you wish to travel to Faithlegg, please add your name to the list in the locker room. All are welcome.

TRIP TO PORTUGAL


Wishing the Ladies who are jetting off to Portugal a fun time and a safe journey with lots of sunshine and great golfing.

WINTER LEAGUE
It is the time of the year again for the various winter activities. The list is up in the Ladies locker room. Please put your money in as soon as possible. It is a great incentive to get out and play 9 holes for the winter season.

END OF SEASON SCRAMBLE

This is scheduled for Sunday October 6th and this marks the end of season 18/19. It is open to all members including  Get Into Golf. It is a fun event, booking will be open on line.

60.COM

We had no 60.com competition on 4th Sept due to our Open Week taking place.

60.Com are sponsoring the competition on Wednesday 11th Sept so we will not have our normal nine hole competition. The sponsored competition is off the green tees to facilitate the 60.com players.

YOUNGONES

We had no Youngones on 4th Sept and we are back in action on Wednesday 11th September at 12 Noon.

LADIES COASTAL ALLIANCE

The Ladies Coastal Alliance takes place on Thursday 12th September with the first competition taking place in Dungarvan Golf Club. Tee times 9.04am – 11.14am. All details are in the Ladies Locker Room.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES

Last Friday the ladies took centre stage with two ladies featuring in first place . Well done to all our supporters on Friday morning.


FIRST: Ellen Power and Libby Mc Ginn Murphy
SECOND: Pat Dineen and Helen O ‘ Neill
THIRD:  Sean de Paor and Margaret Seiffert


We will be back again next Friday. If you would like to join us, be in the clubhouse at 9.30 am ready to play at 9.50 am. We would love to see you. All are welcome.


GET NTO GOLF MIXED SCRAMBLE

These scrambles are proving to be a huge success with thirty-two golfers participating last Sunday. These golfers are the future stars of Dungarvan Golf Club. They enjoy both the golf and the social side as the clubhouse was buzzing later with fun and chat as they discussed their golf.

FIRST: Ned Morrissey, Mary Ryan, Ann Moloney and Breda Cleary
SECOND: Dave Morrissey, Paul Malone, Antoinette Hurley and Mary Kelleher
THIRD: Sam McConnell, Louise Moloney, Phyllis Davis and Anthony Downey

Our next scramble is scheduled for next Sunday Sept 15 with shotgun start at 4.30 pm. If you are free and would like to be part of the fun, please add your name to list in the relevant locker rooms.


JUNIOR NEWS

We are proud to announce our Junior Captains Prize presented by Ciara Whelan Barrett and Daniel Raher which will take place on Sunday 15th September. Timesheets are available online or ring the Pro Shop on 058-44707.

Tuition for our beginners and Pre-Juniors continues next Saturday 14th September at 3pm. All are welcome, costing €2 and all equipment is provided.

LOTTO

Our Lotto is now up and running for one and a half years – and is that time it has paid out over €15,000 in prizes for one Jackpot plus Weekly and Special Prizes. We are very grateful to those of you who support the Lotto on a weekly and annual basis.

Hopefully you can see how much the funds have improved our course over the last year. Projects which were planned for many years are now complete.  Other works will be carried out this year with your continued support.

The numbers drawn on 8th Sept were 7,13, 21 and 24. There was no winner of the Jackpot which increases to €5,600 next week. There was four winners of our Match 3s – Michael R. Morrissey, Eamonn Walsh, George Corbett and Tom Considine’s Crew – 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.

PROGRESSIVE 45

Our popular Progressive 45 will be back in action on 12th September. All are welcome to play.

PHOTOS

We love receiving photos from our members of our beautiful course. If you have a photo that you would like to share please email it to office@dungarvangolfclub.com. Thank you to all our members who have sent in their photos, we love every opportunity to showcase our course.

PRO SHOP NEWS

Our ProShop remains busy. Popular items include Lithium batteries, GPS systems as well as the new Ping Ladies range of clubs. As always David offers free custom fitting as well as professional advice to ensure you get the best out of your game. You can follow David’s special offers on his website at www.davidhayesgolf.com.

MEMBERSHIP

Our Membership Year commences on 1st October and once again we have fantastic new member rates for all ages. If you are interested please give Karen or Jimmy a call on 058-43310 or email us on office@dungarvangolfclub.comRates for Under 35’s start at €200 per year with rates for over 35’s starting at €300. (Price excludes GUI/ILGU Levy).

SOCIETY BOOKINGS

We look forward to welcoming all the societies booked in to play this week. We have fantastic rates that include Green Fees and Food. For remaining dates available for 2019 please call Karen on 058-43310 or email office@dungarvangolfclub.com. We are also taking bookings for 2020, if there is a particular date you would like for next year, do give us a call.

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

Open Week Wed 4th – Sunday 15th September

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