Dungarvan Golf Club News

MENS CLUB AGM

There was a large attendance at the Mens AGM held in the clubhouse on Wednesday, 23rd October. 

The following Committee were elected for 2019/2020.

Captain: David Byrne

Hon Sec.: Mossie Walsh

Hon. Treasurer: Vincent Hayes

Comp. Sec.: Jim Kiersey

Handicap Sec.: Martin Lynch

Committee: Roger O’Connor, Maurice Cliffe, Jerry Whelan, Pat McCarthy

Ex Officio: David Shanley

We wish David the very best of luck for the year ahead and we hope he has a wonderful year as Captain of Dungarvan Golf Club.

Special thank you goes to David Shanley on his busy year as Captain.

HOLE IN ONE

Rogie Cashin celebrated in style on Monday, 21st October having got his 2nd HOLE-IN-ONE.  The change of scenery, certainly of benefit to him!!

FANTASTIC MEMBERSHIP RATES 2019/2020

Our new Membership Year commenced on the 1st October and once again we have fantastic new member rates for all ages.  Our Rates for Under 35’s start at €200 per year with rates for over 35’s starting at €300. (Price excludes GUI/ILGU Levy).

We have a superb Golf Course and our Club House has excellent Bar & Restaurant facilities that cater to Members, Visitors, Societies and the Public. Our resident PGA David Hayes is on hand to provide golf tuition along with a well-stocked PRO Shop for all your golf needs. We have a thriving Junior Club and our Get into Golf Programme is hugely successful each year.

If you are interested in joining Dungarvan Golf Club for 2019/2020 please call Karen or Jimmy on 058-43310 or email us on office@dungarvangolfclub.com to request an application form. 


GENTS RESULTS

Thur 24 Oct 18H S/F 1 PJKindregan(10) 40p 2 M Raher(13) 39p 3 M.Reynolds (13) 38p 4 P.Curran (14) 36p, Sat 26 Oct 18H S/F B. Beatty (14) 37p 2 J. Regan (13) 34p, Sun 27 Oct 18H S/F 1 P Morrissey (15) 40p 2 M Terry(14) 37p B.9 Gross D Williams 31p

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 30th Oct Social Golf & Juvenile Cup (Kindly Sponsored by Deise College), Thurs 31st Open Gents Singles S/F (SPAR), Sat 2nd Nov Gents 18H Singles S/F, Sun 3rd Gents 18H Singles S/F, Mon 4th Open Seniors Singles S/F (50+), Wed 6th Social Golf.

LADIES RESULTS

Tue 22 Oct 11H S/F 1 N McCarthy (41) 20p 2 M Fahey(22) 19p b6 3 M o’Brien(16) 19p b6 4 R Kiely(21) 19p Sat 26 Oct 18H S/F NQ  1 C O’Mahoney Whelan(10) 37p

LADIES FIXTURES

Wed 30th Oct Social Golf & Juvenile Cup (Kindly Sponsored by Deise College). Fri 1st Nov Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Sat 2nd Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Mon 4th Open Seniors Singles S/F (50+), Tues 5th Ladies Singles S/F & Ladies Senior Alliance.

60.COM

The colder November days have nor deterred our members from their golf.  We had an excellent turnout on Wednesday 23rd Oct for our weekly competition.

The winners were:

1st  John Hickey (28) 18p 2nd Tim Browne (19)16pts              

Remember that our winter teeing off times are now in place and we need all players in the clubhouse by 1:00pm

Come along any Wednesday for our fun event and join us for social golf, coffee and chat.

YOUNGONES

Results: Date: 23rd Oct, 1 Anne Heneberry(27) 16p  Runner Up Bernie Hayes (18) 14p

Next Competition:  Wednesday, 30th October at 1200

LADIES COASTAL ALLIANCE

Gold Coast Golf Club, Thursday, 07th November.  Tee Times 09.30 – 11.30am

44TH ANNUAL LEFTHANDERS COMPETITION

44th Annual lefthanders competition WAS played last weekend. 1st M Conway(12) 36p b.9 2ND S O’Sullivan(6) 36 p. Best Lady: L Buckley(19) 33P.  A big thank you to all who entered the competition.

SOUTH EAST JUNIOR ALLIANCE NEWS  

Well done to Des Cleary who won second prize in this week outing that was played in Waterford on Sunday 27th October. Next outing will be played in Callan on Sunday, 10th November.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES

Torrential rain accompanied by a yellow weather warning for Munster put paid to golf last Friday .
Nevertheless the morning Bridge was a good alternative. However, we will be back again this Friday Nov1. So, if you would like to play nine holes of social golf, followed by coffee and chat be in the clubhouse at 9.30am followed by play at 9.50am. All are welcome.

SUNDAY MIXED SCRAMBLES
The first of these is scheduled for Sunday Nov 10. Take note of date and pencil it into your diary. Shotgun start at 2.15 pm. This is a social event, open to all golfers. As we have a big membership, this is an ideal way to meet other golfers and help you to integrate into our fine club. Booking has opened, so go online and book your place.

GET INTO GOLF WINTER LEAGUE
The response from our Get into Golf participants is phenomenal with seven teams guaranteed when going to press. Its huge success last year contributed in no small way to the interest shown in it this year. A huge thanks to Anne Hennebry and Marcella McGovern for spending so much time to ensure its success. Starting date is Fri next Nov 1st until the end of March. Conditions for the League are on the notice board. Best of luck and play often for your team!


JUNIOR NEWS

On Wednesday 30th October, we host the Juvenile Cup kindly sponsored again by Mr. Alan Ryan from Deise College. Then, on the following Sunday 3rd November, our Captain David Shanley presents his Captains prize to the Juniors. Both these events are important fixtures in our Junior Section and will bring the curtain down on our season with all outstanding presentations taking place on that day.

Our Golfer of the Year awards, which is kindly sponsored by Mr Paul O’Riordan, will be decided by these two events, so a large turnout is expected. Get your names on the timesheet!

LOTTO

A beautiful sunny Sunday afternoon on 27th October brought a large attendance to our clubhouse while our Lotto draw took place.

The numbers drawn were 9, 17, 26 and 27. There was no winner of the Jackpot which increases to €6,300 next week.  There were four winners of the Match 3s – Karen Stack, Anna Harhen, Maeve Fitzgerald and Garry Kennedy. They each win €25 – well done to each of them.

We have tickets available now for the last six months of the year at a cost of €45 for any of you who missed the annual tickets.

The draw next week will take place on Sunday afternoon about 4:30pm. Come along and support us – all are welcome.

POKER CLASSIC

Our next Poker Classic will be held here in the Clubhouse on Sunday 3rd November at 7.30PM. All are welcome!

PROGRESSIVE 45

Our Progressive 45 were back in action on Thursday night:

Winners: Theresa Hayes & Vincent Hayes

Runners Up: Pat McGovern & Michael Kelly

Last Five: Tom Ahearne & Maurice Tobin

Lucky Table: Derry Cotter & Percy Hallahan

PRO SHOP NEWS

Our End of Season Sale continues in the PRO Shop, great bargains to be had. Call the Pro Shop on 058-44707 or call in for all your golf requirements.

SOCIETY BOOKINGS

We are busy taking bookings for 2020 and delighted with the response to date. We have fantastic rates that can include Green Fees and Food. If there is a particular date you would like for next year please call Karen on 058-43310 or email office@dungarvangolfclub.com.

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