AUTUMN OPEN WEEK 7th – 13th SEPTEMBER

Our Annual Autumn Open Week was a resounding success last week with packed timesheets each day and great golf played. Thank you to all our sponsors whose generous sponsorship is greatly appreciated. Thank you to all those visitors who played over the week and also to our members for their ongoing support of our Open and Club Competitions.  

CONDOLENCES

We offer our condolences to our Club Member Micheál Marrinan on the recent passing of his beloved wife Mary. We extend our condolences to Esme Downdall on the recent passing of her mother Philo and also extend our condolences to Maeve Carthy on her recent family bereavement. May they rest in peace.

JUNIOR CUP TEAM ADVANCES TO MUNSTER FINALS

Our Junior Cup team secured a thrilling victory over Cahir at Carrick over the weekend. In dramatic style our boys secured a 3-2 victory in tough conditions.  Our team of David Buckley, Barry Hamilton, Graham Nagle, Sean O’ Sullivan, Neil Power and Alan O’ Donnell played superb golf to advance to the Munster Finals in Fermoy at the end of the month.

LADIES CLUB SPONSORS Due to the Covid 19 restrictions we have been unable to have presentation nights with our sponsors so we have no photographs. We would like to thank the following for their generous sponsorship for recent competitions in the Ladies club.

Fresh Food Courtyard
Sam McCauley Pharmacy
Dungarvan Electrical
Ballynacourty Produce
Murray’s Careplus Pharmacy
Magpie Art
David Hayes, Pro Shop Dungarvan Golf Club

We are indebted to these sponsors for their continued support that ensures we can run our competitions.
 

GENTS RESULTS

Mon 7th (Kindly Sponsored by Comeragh Oil) 1st Ciaran Cullinane (160 38pts, 2nd Darragh Lyons (West Waterford) (13) 37pts, Gross Jake O’Riordan (1) 35pts, 3rd Aidan Treacy (Tramore) (10) 36pts, 4th Declan Hallahan (14) 35pts (B9), 5th Peter Firth (13) 35pts.

Wed 9th (Kindly Sponsored by Quinlans Butchers) 1st Phil Kelly (27), Bridget Blackwell (35)Patricia O’Shea (36) 52 5/6, 2nd Eoin Stack (3), Christine O’Keeffe (24) Ann Stack (28) 551/8, 3rd Adrian Yellop (13), Richard Stillwell (25) Teresa Guiry (39) 59 ¾.

Thurs 10th (Kindly sponsored by All Rounder Sports) 1st Matt Whelan (27) Paul Vart (24) Paul Sarsfield (20) 89, 2nd Diarmuid O’Neill (6) Maurice Terry (15) Michael O’Mahony (16) 85, 3rd Seamus O’Neill (18), Maurice Crotty (20), Jim Kiersey (21) 83.

Fri 11th (Kindly Sponsored by Skellig Craft) 1st Des Cleary (15), Pat Power (22) 45pts, 2nd Liam Carroll (17) Jack Elstead (20) 42pts, 3rd Pat Lawlor (21) Des Stafford (20) 42pts.

Sat 12th/Sun 13th (Kindly sponsored by Norris Bros) 1st Matthew Lynch, Jack Elstead 48pts, 2nd Charlie Treen, Shane Kiely 46pts, Gross Eoin Stack, Kevin Stack 39pts, 3rd Ciaran Cullinane, Donal Williams 45pts, 4th Patrick Curley, Frank Corcoran (Lismore) 45pts.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 8th Sept (Kindly sponsored by Murrays Careplus Pharmacy) 1st G. Murphy, Mary Joe Kehoe, A. Darmody 90pts (B9), 2nd Cathie Whelan, Linda Buckley, Louise Moloney 90pts, 3rd Esther McGuckian, Lorraine Troy, Martina Corkery 86pts.

Fri 11th 1st Anne Heneberry (27), Kolette Enright (35) 57pts, 2nd Fidelma Fitzgerald (22), Celia Power (24) 56pts.

Sat 12th/Sun 13th (Kindly Sponsored by Norris Bros) 1st Mary Power (12) Carol O’Riordan (25) 45pts, 2nd Angela Murphy (20) Ina Considine (22) 43pts, Best Gross Cathie Whelan (10) Aoife Lowry (3) 43pts (B6) 3rd Linda Buckley(18) Marie Curran(23)  42Pts 4th Mary Kiely(12)Lorainne Troy(16)      41pts

FIXTURES 15th – 21st Sept

Tues 15th Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Ladies GIG, Ladies 9H Qualifier

Wed 16th South Munster Seniors & Casual Golf

Thurs 17th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (SPAR)

Fri 18th Ladies 18H Singles S/F & Fun Friday Foursomes

Sat 19th Gents Monthly Medal Stroke & Ladies Singles (Garveys Super Valu)

Sun 20th Gents 18H Stroke Cunnigan Cup and Holmpatrick Cup Munster Final

Mon 21st Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles S/F

JUNIOR GOLF

Our next Junior Competition is on this Sunday 20th at 14.50. Please book your name in on the time sheet.

Our Junior coaching continues under the watchful eye of our Club Professional David Hayes. Numbers are strictly limited. Bookings are now essential due to contact tracing, so if you wish for your child to participate please contact the Proshop at 058-44707 before Friday. Coaching commences at 3pm on Saturdays.

Any enquiries relating to Junior activities can be directed to Junior Convenor, David Hayes. David can be contacted at 058-44707 or email at golfpro@eircom.net.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES

There was no Fun Friday Foursomes last week because of our Autumn Open Week. However, we are back again on Fri Sept 18th. The timesheet is open now. To avoid disappointment, go online and book your place. This is social golf at its best.

60.COM

We had no 60.COM due to our Autumn Open Week. We are back on Wednesday 16th and the timesheet is open now to book in.

YOUNGONES

Our Youngones were out in force on Wednesday 9th with Anne Heneberry (27) 19pts winning on the day and 2nd place going to Mai O’Brien (17) 17pts. There will be no Youngones competition on this week. We are back again on Wednesday 23rd September. Please book in online.

SOCIETY BOOKINGS

September is a busy month here at Dungarvan Golf Club with many societies booked in and lots of Dungarvan Golf Triangle Bookings which are very popular this year. We thank all our visitors to date for being very co-operative and understanding of the protocols we have in place.

All our visitors are required to provide us with their names and contact phone numbers in advance of their visit for contact tracing purposes. If you are interested in booking in a society for 2020/2021 please call the office on 058-43310 or email us on office@dungarvangolfclub.com

LOTTO

Our Lotto draws will be starting again with our first draw on Friday September 25th at 4pm. Due to the COVID interruptions earlier in the year, some members were not able to purchase their €90 ticket. The ticket includes members in all of our Lotto weekly draws for 12 months.

Match 4 prize money currently is running at €8,500. You can purchase an annual ticket by preferably phoning the office or by calling to the office. You can also contact any of the Lotto Committee, or Management Committee or committee member of the Men’s or Ladies’ club for your ticket.

The Lotto funds are critical to the planned improvements for your course. We greatly appreciate and thank you for your support. Our members and their friends have been extremely generous to-date in their support of the Lotto and we have no doubt that this will continue. Please contact the office on 058-43310 and we can take payment over the phone.

PRO SHOP NEWS

Our Pro Shop continues to be a hive of activity. Please contact the Pro Shop to book in. As always, David has many special offers, all of which can be found on his website at www.davidhayesgolf.com.

COVID RESTRICTIONS

Members and Visitors are reminded to observe the below Covid 19 Rules when visiting Dungarvan Golf Club. We ask all our Members and Visitors to wear a mask when entering the Pro Shop, Office and when going to and from the Restaurant please. The safety of our Staff, Members and Visitors is paramount at this time.

Visitors names and phone numbers must be provided to the Pro Shop or through BRS when booking your tee time for contact tracing. Please remember to abide by the GUI guidelines and keep your distance. The Golf timesheet opens at 9.50pm on Thursdays on BRS and each Thursday there after until further notice.