JOHN McGRATH – SYMPATHIES

We extend our sincere sympathies to the family of John McGrath on his recent passing. John was Captain of our club in Ballinacourty in 1978. Our thoughts are with his wife Ann and all his children and extended family and friends. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.

CONGRATULATIONS SARAH MOYNIHAN
We were delighted to learn that Sarah had won the Golf Ireland Junior Medal. Keep up the great golf Sara! We are so lucky to have a focus on Juniors from our Pro David, who has helped these young golfers to achieve so well.


SOUTH EAST JUNIOR ALLIANCE NEWS
The first outing for season 2021/22 was played in Dungarvan on Sunday last in excellent weather conditions, Over 50 players from all over the South East took part & excellent scoring was returned. 
1st Percy Walsh (22) West Waterford  42 pts , 2nd Liam Hansbury (12) West Waterford 41 pts
Best Gross Richie Condon (6) Callan 33 pts, 4th Alan Darcy (12) Gold Coast. 40 pts 
5th Phil Kinsella (18) West Waterford  39 pts on count back 
Best back 9.  Sean McGovern (21) Dungarvan 20 pts on count back. 
Congratulations to all the prize winners 
Next outing will be in the Gold Coast on Sunday November 21st. 


GENTS RESULTS

Mon 1st Nov 1st PJ Kindregan (14) 35pt, 2nd Mossie O’Connor (18) 29pts, 3rd Patrick Doolan (16) 28pts, 4th Tomas Doolan (9) 27pts.

Thurs 4th Nov 1st Mossie O’Connor (18) 30pts, 2nd Mossie MacNamara (26) 29pts, 3rd Milo Guiry (16) 28pts, 4th Tom McCabe (29) 28pts.

Sat 6th 1st Pat Fitzgerald (21) 30pts (L9), 2nd Richard Mahony (10) 30pts, 3rd Walter Cullinane (18) 28pts (L9), 4th Michael G Quinn (9) 28pts.

Sun 7th 1st Derek Power (19) 34pts, 2nd Michael Moylan (24) 32pts, 3rd Michael Leacy (4) 32pts, 4th Eugene Slater (14) 32pts.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 2nd Nov  1st Cathie Whelan (10) 23pts, 2nd bernie Lynch (28) 21pts 3rd June hayes (23) 19pts.

Frii 5th/Sat 6th Nov 1st Celia Power (26) 27pts (B9), 2nd Marie Fives (20) 27pts, 3rd Anne Heneberry (26) 26pts (B9), 4th Daphne Power (16) 26pts.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 10th Nov Casual Golf, Thurs 11th Open 14H Gents Singles S/F, Fri 12th Nov Fun Friday Foursomes & Casual Golf, Sat 13th Gents 14H Singles S/F, Sun 14th Gents 14H Singles S/F, Mon 15th Nov Open Gents/Ladies 16H Singles S/F.

LADIES FIXTURES

Tues 9th Ladies Home Alliance, Ladies 11H Singles S/F & Ladies 9H Singles, Wed 10th Casual Golf, Fri 12th Ladies 14H Singles S/F & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 13th Ladies 14H Singles S/F, Mon 14 th Nov Open Ladies/Gents 16H Singles S/F, Tues 15th Ladies 11H Singles S/F & Ladies 9H Singles.

SPAR FINAL RESULTS

The SPAR final took place on Saturday 6th November for all those who qualified throughout the year. Congratulations to winner Brian Beatty. Thank you to SPAR for their ongoing support of our club and our Open Competition on Thursdays.

1ST Brian Beatty (17) 36pts (B9), 2nd PJ Kindregan (14) 36pts, 3rd Eoin Brackett (5) 35pts, 4th Diarmuid O’Neill (5) 34pts.

LEFTHANDERS COMPETITION RESULTS

The winner of the 46th Annual lefthanders competition held last week was David Buckley, (5) 35 pts. 

MENS WINTER LEAGUE

We have extended the entry period until 10th November for the Winter League with a view to starting the league competitions on 17th November. To take part in the league there is an entry sheet on the notice board in the locker room where members can add their name. Alternatively, members can email the office requesting to have their name put on the board.

Competitions will be: 1. Wed/Thurs 2. Fri/Sat  3. Sunday
Format of the Winter League this year is a players best 10 cards over the league period of 16 weeks to end of February 2022.  A player may have a counting card from any day played and there is a reduced re-entry for the 2 day competitions.

The Winter League is an important event for the club and we encourage members to take part. The more that play the more enjoyable the competition for everyone.

LADIES WINTER LEAGUE
The teams are up on the noticeboard so it’s time to get your cards in for your team. Remember that every card counts a point up to 6 in a month. You record the scores on the first 9 holes played in any competition. 

YOUNGONES

We had a great turnout last Wednesday for our weekly competition. 1st Frances Moynihan (31) 17pts, Bernie Lynch (28) 12pts CB, 3rd Maeve Fitzgerald (29) 12pts

Our next competition is on 10th November 11.30 – 12.40pm please book in online. Reminder – Christmas Lunch will be on Wednesday 1st December.

60.COM

We had the usual excellent turnout for our 60.com on Wednesday 3rd Nov. The conditions were tough and the course was playing long after the deluge of rain in the previous seven days.

The winners were:

1st Pat Crowley 19Pts, 2nd Sean English 16Pts. 

 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

It was lovely to see so many on the time sheet last Friday for this fun event. We were delighted to welcome some of our Get into Golf ladies and thrilled when Linda Bradfield came into the winners enclosure. We really appreciate your support each Friday. Thanks also to the members who were unable to play but made donations towards our fund. 

Results (Fri Nov 5)

First : Sam McConnell and Liz Kelly

Second: Michael Gildea and Linda Bradfield

Third: Sean de Paor and Ellen Power

Looking forward to seeing you again next Friday (Nov 12) Please go online and book your place. All are welcome. 

GET INTO GOLF 2021 – PUTTING COMPETITION

We are organising another putting competition for our Get into Golf ladies 2021 on next Sunday afternoon (Nov 14) at 2.30 pm. These are great fun but also help your putting considerably. They are also social events, which help our new ladies integrate into our fine club. 

GET INTO GOLF – CASUAL GOLF

Each day there are slots for casual golf in the afternoon. These are ideal for our Get into Golf ladies as the course is quiet. The weather is ideal for golf at the moment so ladies make arrangements and get out on the course to practice your game. If time is precious for you, just play three or four holes. Please go online and book your place and enjoy this wonderful game. 

LOTTO RESULTS

We had our weekly Lotto 3 draw on Friday 5th November. The numbers drawn were 6, 12, 23 and 24. The jackpot was €10,000 and there was no winner. The jackpot remains at €10,000 for the next draw.
There was no Match 3 winning ticket(s). There will be €200 in total for Match 3 winners next week. This draw was Week No. 25. Please note that 6 month tickets are now available for Weeks 27 – 52, inclusive and are €50.

To purchase a 6 month ticket please call 058-43310 or call into the office. Weekly Tickets are also 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.

CARDS

Please note our weekly cards are back in action every Thursday at 8.30pm. We look forward to welcoming you all.


JUNIOR GOLF NEWS

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.–