GET INTO GOLF 2022We are delighted to see so many ladies and men choosing Dungarvan Golf Club to follow the Get into Golf programme. There is no doubt that David Hayes our PGA professional instils a great enthusiasm among you which was really palpable in the clubhouse later as you enjoyed the coffee and chat. There are two more lessons and then we look forward to working with you as we take you out on the course.
JIMMY BRUEN WIN
Congratulations to our Jimmy Bruen team and panel who won their second-round match 3:2 versus a strong Williamstown team on Sunday May 15th. The match was played in Dungarvan Golf Club in ideal conditions with the course in superb condition, the greens came in for special comments due to their firmness and speed.
The match proved to be a very tense and exciting affair with Williamstown seemingly in control for most of the proceedings. Our front pair of Paddy Murphy and Des Cleary duly delivered the first point on the 15th hole. At that stage the rest of the matches were all on the backfoot.
However, our last-minute reserves James Hayes and Maurice Terry got the ball rolling with a superb fightback coming from 3 down to win on the 16th green.
With our middle 2 pairings Mattie Mullaney and Peter Firth, Barry Morrisey and Joe Kiely having suffered defeat, despite putting in a great effort, the pressure was on our last team out Eoin Brackett and AJ Hayes to deliver the goods. Lying 1 down on the 16th tee the boys delivered a rousing finish Par, Birdie, Par to win the match ensuring a 3:2 victory for the home side.
This was superb performance from our panel as we were missing a number of players from the first match versus Waterford Castle. Our next match the 3rd Round will be played versus the winners of West Waterford and the Gold Coast with dates and location to be confirmed.
CHALLENGE CUP TEAM
Congratulations to the Challenge Cup team who had a 3/2 win over Faithlegg last week, managed by Carmel O’Brien and Teresa Hayes. Well done to Ann Stack, Colette Power, Kolette Enright, Nollaig McCarthy and Hannah Buckley and also to the caddies who played such a big part in the win.
WIN FOR AIG MINOR CUP TEAM
Congratulations to the Minor team who had a win against the Gold Coast yesterday managed by Christine O’Keeffe and Ann Stack. The team were Rachel Kiely; June Hayes; Angela Murphy; Ina Considine; June James. Subs: Maeve Morrissey and Pat Flanagan.
Thank you to the caddies and supporters for your encouragement.
Onwards and upwards.
NEW MENS 9H COMPETITION
The Men’s Club commenced a new weekly 9 Hole competition last Friday. This will take place every Friday evening. Entry to the competition is by recording your name in a Competition Entry book located in the Men’s locker room. The entry fee is €5.00 and players should place money in brown envelopes provided writing name & date on the envelope. Place the envelope in the scorecard box.Also please log in entry to computer as you would normally in the pro- shop. Initially the tee times are late evening however we will monitor can change according to demand.
STUDENT MEMBERSHIP RATE
With college finishing soon for the year we have a great Student membership rate of €204 (includes Golf Ireland Levy). For an application form please email email@example.com or call 058-43310.
Mon 9th May 1st Tom Conway (18) 42pts, 2nd Maurice Clife (23) 37pts, Gross Gary Manning (5) 26pts.
Wed 11th South Munster Seniors 1st Tony Keaver Goldcoast GC (20) 37pts, 2nd Thomas P. Coughlan Muskerry GC (13) 36pts, Gross Gerard McCarthy Muskerry GC (10) 26pts, 3rd Michael Ahearne (18) 35pts.
Thurs 12th May 1st Michael Kelly (15) 42pts, 2nd Martin Lynch (12) 39pts (B3), Gross David Ryan (5) 33pts, 3RD Sean Glynn (11) 39pts.
Fri 13th 9H S/F 1st Thomas O’Grady (9) 18pts.
Sat 14th May 1st Mark Reynolds (11) 66 net, 2nd Peter Mullaney (2) 68net, 3rd Brian Morrissey (Monang) (13) 69net, 4th Denis Ryan (24) 71net (B9), 5th Pat Power (240 71net.
Sun 15th 1st Charles Daly (29) 39pts, 2nd Michael G Quinn (11) 39pts, Gross Jack Leacy (2) 35pts, 3rd Tony Power (22) 38pts (B6), 4th Michael Kelly (14) 38pts.
Wed 18th May Casual golf, Thurs 19th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (Golf & Grill), Fri 20th 9H Singles S/F & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 21st Gents 18H Fourball Holmpatrick Cup, Sun 22nd May Gents 18H Stroke McCarthy Cup GOY, Mon 23rd Open Seniors (50+) Gents 18H Singles S/F.
Tues 10th May Kindly sponsored by Eurospar 1st Roisin Briggs (32) 64, 2nd Christine O’Keeffe (27) 69, Best Gross Aoife Lowry (3) 82, 3rd Mai O’Brien (23) 71.
Tues 10th May 9H S/F 1st Nicola Tierney (27) 20pts.
Fri 13th/Sat 14th 1st Colette Power (30) 44pts, 2nd Mary O’Donoghue (29) 41pts, 3rd June Hayes (23) 39pts, 4th Helen O’Shea (57) 38pts.
Wed 18th Casual Golf, Fri 20th Ladies 18H Singles S/F & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 21st Ladies 18H Fourball, Mon 23rd Open Seniors (50+) Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Tue 24th Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Sponsored by Magpi Art).
We had a later start last Wednesday due to South Munster Seniors and another great turnout for our weekly competition. 1st Breid Scanlon (57) 21pts, 2nd Cáit Herlihy (46) 21pts, 3rd Emily Johnson (57) 20pts. Our next outing is in Waterford Castle this Wednesday 18th May. Full details in locker rooms.
We had our second outing of 2022 in Faithlegg Golf Club on Wednesday 11th May 2022 – a fantastic days golfing. We had a full timesheet, excellent golfing weather and a course that was in excellent order. The scoring by our members was terrific as can be seen from the scores below.
The winners were:
1st PJ Kindregan 41
2nd Paul Sarsfield 40
3rd Denis O’Brien 40
4th Tim Browne 39
5th Michael Kelly 39
6th Liam Fitzgerald 38
7th Jack Elstead 37
8th Mossie MacNamara 37
9th Liam Carroll 37
10th John Moloney 36
If you wish to play in our society please book on the timesheet. New members are always welcome to join.
FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
Conditions last Friday were ideal for golf and we were really pleased to see so many signing up for the foursomes. We were delighted to welcome our Lady Vice Captain Una O’ Connell. We also welcomed Tom O’ Callaghan and Mary Fuller who joined us for the first time.1st Tom O’ Callaghan and Liz Kelly 34 1/22nd Louise Moloney and Siobhan Freyne 35 3/43rd Ellen Power and Mary Buckley 37Thanks again for all your support. We are back again this Friday May 20. If you would like to be part of the fun and play some social golf why not go online and book your place.
GET INTO GOLF 2021Last Tuesday a 9hole qualifying competition was included on the time sheet. A number of our GIG Ladies 2021 who have handicaps participated and Niki Tierney was the winner with 20 Pts. Well done Niki – a great score. This competition is ideal for these ladies as they gradually ease themselves into competitions.
JUNIOR GOLF LESSONS
Junior Lessons take place every Saturday at 3pm. We had a fantastic group on Saturday and special thank you to Sarah Moynihan for her invaluable contribution on the day. All are welcome – open to members and non-members and cost €5.
We had our weekly Lotto 3 draw today (Friday, 13th May). This was Week 52 of 52. Next week’s draw will be the first week for our new Lotto 4. Annual tickets for Lotto 4 are available in the office priced at €90 each for 52 draws. The numbers drawn today were 10, 17, 25 and 28. The jackpot was €10,000 and there was no winner. The jackpot remains at €10,000 for the next draw. We had one Match 3 winning ticket. The ticket holder was Donal Verling, Donal wins €100.
To play online please go to our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and select Online Lotto. The next draw will take place on Friday 20th May at 3.30pm. Thank you to everyone who supports our Lotto. All funds raised are used to develop our course.
THURSDAY NIGHT CARDS
Another great night of cards last Thursday. Results: Patsy & Cait, Babs & Mary, Lucky Table: Pete & Sam. We are back this Thursday at 9pm. We look forward to seeing you all then.
SOCIETIES – 2022 BOOKINGS
If you have a preferred date for your society outing, please get in touch with us. We have great green fee rates & meal packages available. Please call us on 058-43310. We look forward to welcoming you!
JOIN US – MEMBERSHIP 2022
If you are interested in joining our friendly members club, please call us on 058-43310 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and we would be delighted to send you information on our new joining rates and a Membership Application form. We also have Country Membership, Distance, Junior and Student rates and other rates available. Our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com has a full list of rates available. We look forward to welcoming you as a member of Dungarvan Golf Club.
As always, professional advice is at hand in our fully stocked Pro Shop, David and his staff will assist you with any requirements you have. Call the Pro Shop on 058-44707 or visit www.davidhayesgolf.com
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