DAVID HAYES PGA LEAGUE
David Hayes PGA League was concluded on Sunday 8th March. It was a very close
fought league with Team Seamus Power coming out on top with a narrow winning
margin of 2 points over Team Darren Clarke. In third place was team Shane Lowry
and Team Paul McGinley in 4th place.
Team Total Points
Seamus Power 237
Darren Clarke 235
Shane Lowry 221
Paul McGinley 207
Winning Team of Seamus Power
We congratulate the winners and all the participants. A special thanks to David
Hayes for his generous sponsorship.
GET INTO GOLF
Our very popular Get Into Golf
Programme will start once again in April and we are delighted with the interest
to date. The programme takes place over an 8 week period which includes four
weeks of lessons with our PGA professional David Hayes and four weeks on course
fun and experience with our members. If you have ever thought about playing
golf but didn’t know how to begin, then this is the programme for you!
Meet new people in a fun and
friendly environment with full equipment provided all for only €50. We will be
holding an Information Evening on Tuesday 21st April. Please call us
on 058-43310 if you are interested or email email@example.com
to add your name to the list.
annual Lotto tickets are on sale and thank you to our members who have
purchased them to date. We
encourage all our members and friends to purchase a €90 ticket so we can
provide the funds for important projects we have planned for the course this
year. The Lotto has been well supported for the last two years and we are
optimistic that this support will continue for Lotto 3. Please feel free to
contact any committee members from the management committee, Men’s and Ladies
committees or call Karen and Jimmy in the office for a €90 ticket. Tel
DAY – AFTERNOON TEA 25th MARCH
annual Daffodil Day Afternoon Tea is taking place on Wednesday 25th March
at Dungarvan Golf Club at 2.30pm. This is always a wonderful afternoon to meet
friends and enjoy delicious treats baked by our members. All profits raised go
to the Irish Cancer Society. Please support, invite friends and family.
were delighted to have the Cork Teachers Society with us on Sunday 8th
March and look forward to welcoming all the societies booked in for March.
you would like to secure a preferred date for your society please call Karen on
058-43310 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We have great value Green Fee
rates for midweek and weekend visiting societies and we also provide fantastic
A La Carte and Group Menus in our Bar and Restaurant.
played East Cork at West Waterford Golf Club on Sunday 8th March.
Our Bruen pairing won 1.5 points and Purcell pairing taking home 2 points.
Result Dungarvan 3.5pts East Cork 2.5pts. Well done to all involved.
Seniors: 2nd March 1st Kevin Croke (15) 36pts, 2nd
Paul Vart (26) 32pts B8.
March 1st D Cleary (13) 32pts, 2nd M Conway (11) 30pts,
D. Walsh 23 gr pts, 3rd M. Laide (13) 29pts L7
March J. Walsh 9140 33pts B3, 2nd S. Fitzgerald (20) 33pts B7, Gross
A. Thomas 29 gr pts, 3rd T. Power 923) 33pts.
11th Mar Social Golf, Thurs 12th Mar Open Gents 14H Singles S/F, Fri 13Th
Mar Friday Foursomes, Sat 14th Mar Gents 14H Singles S/F, Sun 15th
March Gents 14H Singles S/F & St Patricks Day Scramble (Shotgun start 4pm)
Mon 16th Mar Value Monday Open Gents 18H Singles S/F, Tues 17th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F,
Wed 18th Mar Social Golf.
March 1st Kate McNamara (27) 22pts, 2nd Marie Fahey (21)
20 pts B9, 3rd Maeve Fitzgerlad (25) 20pts.
Wed 11th Mar Social
Golf, Fri 13th Mar Ladies 14H Singles S/F & Fun Friday
Foursomes, Sat 14th Mar Ladies 14H Singles S/F, Sun 15th
Mar St Patricks Day Scramble (shotgun start 4pm), Mon 16th Mar Value
Monday Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Tues 17th Mar Open Ladies 18H
Singles S/F & Ladies 9H GIG, Wed 18th Mar Social Golf.
We had a great turnout for our monthly scramble on Wednesday March 4th.
The scoring was excellent particularly the winning score.
The winners were:
1st Mossie Walsh (7), JP Hayes (18) and Paul Vart
(26) 27 5/8
2nd Jack Elstead (20), Jim O’Mahony (24) and Rogie
Cashin (19) 30 1/8
3rd Kevin Croke (15), Denis O’Brien (21) and Robert Hyde (21)
Remember that our winter teeing off times are still in place and we need
all players in the clubhouse before 12:40pm. Come along any Wednesday for our
fun event and join us for social golf, coffee and chat.
Youngones were back in action on Wednesday 4th March with Anne
Heneberry (27) winning on the day with 14pts. Our next competition is on Wednesday
FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
When we introduced
this competition back in 2018 the emphasis was on social golf and fun and we
are so happy the way it has progressed . Last Friday we had two new members to
Dungarvan Golf Club- namely John McGroarty and Brendan Merrigan and what better
way to integrate into our club. Many thanks to Anne for providing tasty
homemade treats for everyone.
FIRST: – Les Ford and Anne Hennebry
SECOND: – John McGroarty and Grace Hayes
THIRD: – Brendan Merrigan and Ellen Power
We are back again next Friday (Mar 13). Assemble in the foyer
at 9.30 am with play at 9.50am. All are welcome.
GET INTO GOLF WEDDING BELLS
A warm congratulations to two of our Get into Golf
participants – Siobhan Freyne and Paul Malone who ‘tied the knot’ last week. We
wish them health and happiness from all at Dungarvan Golf Club and looking
forward to having them back on the fairways soon.
GET INTO GOLF
This is shaping up to be a really close battle for first and
second place. Presently Pat McCarthy’s team are out front with Jim O’ Mahony’s
team on their heels. There is nothing in it – so playing and returning your
cards is vital as the league is drawing to a close.
SUNDAY MIXED SCRAMBLE
Despite a small entry, we ran the scramble last Sunday. Many
thanks to those who supported it and to Angela and Cait for running it.
FIRST: – Larry Fahey, Louise Moloney and Libby McGinn
SECOND: – John McGroarty , Grace Hayes and Breeda Murphy
Our Elite Junior
Panel travelled to Tinhalla on Friday 6th March as we continue our
Spring Training under the watchful eye of our Club Professional David Hayes.
We are busy
preparing our golfing calendar for the season and it will be released in due
relating to Junior Activities can be directed to David Hayes. David can be
contacted at 058-44707 or email email@example.com
great afternoon in our club on Sunday (8th March) with the Cork Teachers
Outing taking to our fairways and supporting our Lotto when they finished their
round. Great to see the Outings back as it shows that we are heading
towards Summer golf.
numbers drawn for our Lotto were 1, 10, 17 and 26. There was no winner of the
Jackpot which increases to €8,200 next week. There were two winners of the
Match 3s this week – Angela Murphy and Tim Browne who each win €100 due to the
carryover from last week. Congratulations to both of them.
€90 tickets for next year’s Lotto (commencing 1st April) are
now on sale and we are encouraging members to purchase a ticket. As you are
aware the profit on the lotto is invested into developing and improving the
course. Our members have been extremely generous to-date in their support of
the Lotto and we have no doubt that this will continue.
draw next week will take place on Sunday afternoon about 4:00pm – all are
Bridge continues at the clubhouse on Friday mornings from 11am till 1.pm. Beginners/Improvers welcome,
no Partners required.
you to everyone who attended our Poker Classic on Sunday 8th March,
it was a great night.
next Poker Classic date will be announced soon!
45 – THURSDAY 5th MARCH
had a good turnout for our weekly game, all welcome to join us.
John Phelan & Maryanne McCarthy
John Considine 7 Billy Queally 7 Danny Barry & Frankie Ryan
5 Tim Brown & Steven Brown
Table: Cait Mulcahy & Jack Elstead
PRO SHOP NEWS
Professional David is busy preparing for the upcoming season. Most of the major
manufacturers have released new products for 2020. These include the new Cobra
F9 Speedback range, the Callaway Mavrik Range and the new SIM series from
Taylor Made. As Always, David is available to offer professional fitting advice
as well as “demonstration” clubs to help you to maximise your game.
Cobra are in town on
Wednesday 18th March for a demo day. This offer is free to all
members who wish to get fitted by a Cobra Tour Technician, but the fitting is
by appointment only. Contact the Pro Shop if you wish to avail of this offer.
Other items of
interest include the new club shirt for the Male Members. Shirts are now
available in the Pro Shop. We will keep you informed as new products arrive.
Call the Pro Shop on 058-44707.
MEMBERSHIP RATES 2020
Membership Rates for 2020 are very popular and we would like to extend a
warm welcome to all our new members and we hope you enjoy your golf with us.
Under 35’s membership start at €200 per year with our 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, professional advice and a hearty welcome along
with a well-stocked PRO Shop for all your golfing needs.
We have a thriving Junior Club with
rates starting at €75. Our Get into Golf Programme for Ladies and Gents will
commence in April and is hugely successful each year.
If you are interested in joining
Dungarvan Golf Club please call Karen or Jimmy on 058-43310 or email us
on firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application
Contact us on 058-43310 or visit
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