PRESIDENTS PRIZE – TOM PHELAN

The President’s Prize, kindly presented by Tom Phelan, will be held this Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th June. On Saturday 4th an 18 Hole Stableford first round will be played off the white markers for men and red for ladies, with the top 60 men (plus ties) and the top 40 ladies (plus ties) qualifying to play in a second round on Sunday 5th June. The aggregate score over the two rounds will decide the winner. In the event of a tie the winner will be decided by count-back.

The timesheet is almost full which is a great testament to our very popular President. Please put your name on the timesheet and play at your selected time. The timesheet for the final round on Sunday 5th August will be posted online Saturday night after 9pm approx. Please check for your allotted time on Sunday – last tee-off for the leading qualifiers will be at 2:30pm. All members and their partners are invited to the Clubhouse on Sunday 5th June for the presentation of prizes at 9pm.

We wish our esteemed President Tom a very successful weekend and thank him for his loyal support of our club. We have no doubt that it will be a wonderful weekend for Tom, his family and all our members.

PRESIDENTS SCRAMBLE
The Presidents scramble competition is on Friday 3rd June at 5.30pm, please add your name to the timesheet. The scramble is closed for bookings at 5pm on Thursday 2nd June.

CONDOLENCES

Dungarvan Golf Club extends its sincere sympathies to past Captain Angela Murphy on the recent passing of her aunt Kitty. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam.

BEST WISHES CHRIS

We would like to wish Chris Daly every success as he leaves Dungarvan Golf Club this week having spent the last sixteen years serving our members and visitors. Thank you Chris and we wish you the very best in your new role.

FRED PERRY WIN

Well done to our Fred Perry Team who beat Williamstown 4/1 over the weekend in Williamstown Golf Club.

JB CARR TEAM WIN

Congratulations to our JB Carr team who beat West Waterford in the County Final 7/3. We will now play the Limerick champions Ballyneety in the Munster Quarter final with the home and away competitions to be played by 29th June.

GENTS RESULTS

Mon 23rd 1st Roger O’Connor (24) 43pts, 2nd Des Power (28) 39pts, 3rd Noreen Hally (29) 37pts, 4th Denis O’Brien (24) 37pts.

Thurs 26th (Sponsored by SPAR) 1st Michael O’Brien (12) 39pts, 2nd Evan Walsh (22) 37pts, Gross Diarmuid O’Neill (4) 32pts, 3rd John T Moloney (16) 36pts.

Fri 27th (9H S/F) 1st Fergal Slevin (5) 20pts.

Sat 28th Waterford Crystal Employees Perpetual Trophy (Sponsored by Des Cleary) 1st Sean McGovern (21) 41pts, 2nd Pat Phelan (15) 40pts, Gross Kevin Stack (2) 37pts, 3rd John Geehan (21) 39pts (L6), 4th John Norris (18) 39pts, Best Visitor David Walsh (Waterford) (5) 37pts.

Sun 29th 1st Peter Firth (10) 40pts, 2nd Brian Morrissey (Monang) (11) 39pts, Gross Jake O’Riordan (1) 32pts, 3rd Mark Raher (15) 38pts.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 1st Casual golf, Thurs 2nd Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (Golf & Grill), Fri 3rd June Presidents Scramble, Sat 4th June Presidents Prize, Sun 5th Presidents Prize, Mon 6th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 24th (Sponsored by Magpi Art) 1st Colette O’Mahony (32) 46pts, 2nd Breda Kirwan (39) 42pts, Gross Breda McCarthy (11) 27pts, Best Visitor Bernadette Kearney (Tramore) (32) 35pts, Front 9: Phyllis Davis (56) 21pts, Back 9 Kolette Enright (34) 24pts, Over 36 Handicap Mary Murphy (48) 37pts.

Tues 24th 9H Qualifier 1st Nicola Tierney 18pts.

Fri 27/Sat 28th May 1st Theresa Guiry (42) 44pts, 2nd Kate McNamara (32) 43pts, 3rd Bernie Hayes (25) 42pts.

LADIES FIXTURES

Tues 31st May Ladies 18H Singles S/F GOY (Kindly sponsored by Lavinia’s Boutique), Wed 1st June Casual Golf, Fri 3rd Presidents Scramble, Sat 4th Presidents Prize, Sun 5th Presidents Prize, Mon 6th Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Tue 7th Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Sponsored by Sam McCauley’s Pharmacy).

YOUNGONES

We had a busy timesheet last Wednesday for our weekly 9H competition 1st Bernie Lynch (29) 24pts, 2nd Marie Fahey (23) 20pts, 3rd Maria Ryan (25) 19pts. Our outing to Waterford Castle is on Wednesday 15th June. Please see locker room for details.

60.COM

It was a lovely day for our 60.com on Wednesday 25th May and we had excellent scoring! The winners were: 1st Maurice Crotty 21pts, 2nd Jack Elstead 19ptsIf you wish to play in our society please book on the timesheet. New members are always welcome to join.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
Our timesheet was completely full last Friday. We really appreciate your support. This is a really social event with emphasis on the fun.
Results
1st Phyllis Davis and Mary Fuller
2nd Tom Phelan (our President) and Ellen Power
3rd Brian Corry and Kate Morrissey
This coming weekend Tom Phelan (a great supporter of this event) has his Presidents prize.
There will be no Fun Friday Foursomes this Friday. We would instead ask you to support the Presidents Scramble that evening. Just go online and book your place. From all at Fun Friday Foursomes we wish you well for your special weekend Tom.

GET INTO GOLF 2021
Presently these ladies are working on cards for their handicaps. Three eighteen-hole cards or six nine-hole cards played on your own course are needed before you receive a handicap. Our handicap secretary Kolette Enright is busy processing the cards.

GET INTO GOLF 2022
The introductory golf lessons with our PGA Professional David Hayes came to an end this week. The ladies are high in their praise of David and are now looking forward to going out on the course and practicing what he has told them. We need help from our lady members to accompany them for one hour each week. If you are free and would like to help, please add your name to list in the Ladies locker room.

GENTS 9H COMPETITION

We have extended the timesheet for our weekly 9-hole competition each Friday from 4pm – 7pm. From 10th June we will also have 9H competition tee times from 8.30am on Friday mornings.  

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.

STUDENT MEMBERSHIP RATE

With college finished for the year we have a great Student membership rate of €204 (includes Golf Ireland Levy). For an application form please email office@dungarvangolfclub.com or call 058-43310.

JUNIOR GOLF LESSONS

Our Junior Lessons take place every Saturday at 3pm. We continue to have large numbers of eager Junior golfers each week and lots of fun! All are welcome – open to members and non-members and cost €5. Stay tuned for some exciting Junior golf news coming soon!

REPAIR PITCH MARKS

Our course has received some very good reviews recently and the greens are playing particularly well. Please play your part in keeping them in top condition by repairing pitch marks and remember to rake the bunker when you have played out of it.

LOTTO RESULTS

We had our second weekly Lotto 4 draw on Friday, 27th May. This was Week 2 of 52.
The numbers drawn were 8, 13, 18 and 23. 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 Sonia Hannah Buckley who wins €100. The ticket was bought on line. Thank you to everyone who purchased a €90 annual ticket, they are on sale in our office or online.  To play online please go to our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and select Online Lotto. The next draw will take place on Friday 3rd June 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: Joint 1st Peter Flynn & Cait Dunne & Tom Melody & Michael Kelleher. Last 5 Seamus O’Neill & Diarmuid O’Neill. Lucky table Richard Kiely & Pat Phelan. 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 office@dungarvangolfclub.com 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.

PRO SHOP

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

OFFICE HOURS

Our office hours are Monday – Friday from 9am – 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