CONGRATULATIONS TO MAISIE BREEN

A piece of history was created when Maisie Breen became the first Dungarvan girl selected to play in the Munster Interprovincial Team. Congratulations Maisie and so well deserved after all your hard work, a terrific honour for you and your family.


GENT’S RESULTS

Mon 4th 1st Sean English (19) 40pts, 2nd Liam Reilly (25) 38pts, Gross Jamie Berry (9) 27pts, 3rd Patsy Horsom (13) 36pts.

Thurs 7th 1st PJ Kindregan (14) 38pts, 2nd Milo Guiry (17) 37pts, Gross Pat Murphy (7) 28pts.

Sat 9th 1st David Buckley (5) 42pts, 2nd Mossie Macnamara (27) 39pts, Gross Kevin Stack (3) 38pts, 3rd John T Moloney  (17) 37pts.

Sun 10th (Cunnigar Cup 18H Stroke) 1st Eamonn Keane (22) 65, 2nd Michael Troy (3) 71, 3rd David Buckley (5) 71, 4th Michael McGrath (60 72, 5th Eugene Slater (15) 73 (B9)

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 5th Oct 1st Rachel Kiely (24) & Oonagh Mee (26) 58pts, 2nd Colette o’Mahony (32) & Colette Power (33) 56pts, 3rd Marie Fives (21) & Maria Ryan (26) 51pts.

Fri 8th/Sat 9th 1st Roisin Briggs (340 35pts, 2nd Mary Power (15) 33pts, 3rd Angela Murphy (240 32pts, 4th Mai O’Brien (21) 31pts.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 13th Casual Golf, Thurs 14th Open 18H Gents Singles S/F (SPAR), Fri 15th Oct Fun Friday Foursomes & Casual Golf, Sat 16th Gents 18H Stroke (Monthly Medals – David Hayes PGA) Sun 17th Gents 18H Singles S/F, Mon 18th Oct Open Gents/Ladies 18H Singles S/F.

LADIES FIXTURES

Tues 12th Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Breast Cancer Fundraiser) & Ladies 9H Qualifier, Wed 13th Casual Golf, Fri 15th Ladies 18H Singles S/F & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 16th Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Mon 18th Oct Open Ladies/Gents 18H Singles S/F, Tues 19th Ladies 18H Singles S/F & Ladies 9H Qualifier.

LADIES HOME ALLIANCE

A reminder that the closing date for entry for the Ladies Home Alliance is Wednesday 20th October. We urge as many ladies to enter please! Entries are being taken on the noticeboard in the Ladies locker room.

LADIES SENIOR ALLIANCE

The Senior Alliance begins in October playing various clubs through to February. To be eligible you must have a handicap index of 22.5 and under at the first meeting on the 12th October in Tipperary. If you are interested, please contact Bridget Aherne for further details.

LADIES PLAY IN PINK DAYS

Thank you to all our ladies who supported our Play in Pink days and helped raised vital funds for Breast Cancer Research.

GROUND CONDITIONS

Players can take relief, as follows:

1. When your ball is on a closely mown area – Lift, clean and place within 6 inches, no nearer the hole.

2. No relief if your ball lies in the rough – Play the ball as it lies.

LOTTO RESULTS

We had our weekly Lotto 3 draw on Friday 8th October. This draw was Week No. 21 out of 52. The numbers drawn were 3, 8, 9 and 11. The jackpot was €10,000 and there was no winner. The jackpot remains at €10,000 for the next draw.
We had six Match 3 winning ticket(s) this week. The six ticket holders were: –


1. Fidelma Fitzgerald 2. Conor Curran 3. Mary Fleming 4. Tom Melody 5. Roger O’Connor
6. Rogie, Denis, Sean, Mossie & Mike. Each ticket wins €25. Annual Tickets (€90) are still available from the Clubhouse or by calling 058-43310. Weekly Tickets for sale in the Club.  €2 for one line and €5 for three lines. Thank you to everyone who supports our Lotto, all funds raised are used to develop our course.

YOUNGONES

Our competition on Wednesday 5th October was well supported with 1st place Mai O’Brien (21) 16pts, 2nd Marie Fahey (26) 16pts, 3rd Bridget Ahearne (18) 15pts. Our next competition is on Wednesday 13th. Please book in online.

60.COM

A poor day for golf on Wednesday 6th October – lots of drizzle and generally wet conditions. Despite this we had a good turnout of our hardy 60.com members – and we had some good scores in the tough conditions.

The winners were: 1st Maurice Cliffe 18Pts, 2nd Jim O’Mahoney 17Pts         

 We have booked an outing to Thurles Golf Club on Thursday 14th October. The booking sheet is posted in the locker room – limited spaces so first come first served! Our normal Wednesday competition will go ahead as usual on Wednesday 13th October. If you wish to play any week please book on the timesheet. New members are always welcome to join. Be safe and observe the Covid protocols at all times.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES

We were delighted to see so many of our supporters on Friday morning ready to take to the fairways. This competition is a great format to meet new people and to introduce yourself to the game of golf. 

First:  Charles Daly and Pat Crowley
Second: Ellen Power and Tom Phelan (our President)

Third: Jim O’Mahony and Margaret Seiffert

If you would like to join us next Friday, please go online and book your place. We would love to see you there.  

GET INTO GOLF 2021 REFRESHER LESSONS

These lessons got off to a great start last week with very positive reports from our new golfers. These lessons are reinforcing the skills and tips they learned from the previous lessons. We are so lucky to have our own PGA professional and David Hayes is really enthusiastic with the Get into Golf programme. 

GET INTO GOLF 2021 PUTTING COMPETITION

We all know how important it is to be a good putter. With this in mind and to create a bit of fun we have already had two putting competitions for our new golfers. Next Sunday, Oct 17 at 3pm we are running another putting competition for them. So, get your putters ready and join us. 

GET INTO GOLF WINTER/SPRING LEAGUE

This competition was extended due to Covid, but it finally came to a close with the presentation of prizes last Sunday. 

First:  Roisin Briggs, Breid Scanlon and Phyllis Davis 

Runners Up: Pat McCarthy, Pat Crowley, Mary Ryan and Mary Ashe 

This was a first for our regular photographer Pat Crowley. He has been coming to our club for many years as a photographer but on Sunday he was a prize winner and had to stand back and have his photograph taken as part of a successful team in this popular league.

45 CARDS BACK IN ACTION!

Please note our 45 cards are back in action every Thursday at 9pm. We look forward to welcoming you all.


JUNIOR GOLF NEWS

Our final Junior lesson of the season take place this Saturday 16th at 3pm and places must be reserved in advance by contacting the Pro Shop on 058-44707.

We ask all our junior members to continue to observe Covid protocols. Do not turn up without being on the timesheet for the course or practice ground. Any enquiries relating to junior activities at Dungarvan can be directed to our junior convenor David Hayes. David can be contacted at 058-44707 or email davidhayesgolf@gmail.com.

PRO SHOP

The Pro Shop is open for all your golf equipment and clothing needs. Please contact David or Grace on 058-44707 or email davidhayesgolf@gmail.com

SOCIETIES – GREAT GREENFEE RATES

We have great green fee rates available for societies and dates available. If you would like to book in a date for your group, please email us or call 058-43310.

OFFICE HOURS

Our office hours are Monday – Friday from 9am – 1pm and 2pm-5pm.  Tel: 058-43310 or email us at office@dungarvangolfclub.com with any enquiries you might have. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com.