PRESIDENTS PRIZE – TOM PHELAN
Our Presidents Prize, kindly presented by Tom Phelan was held over the weekend. The weekend started off with a very well attended scramble on Friday evening and it was wonderful to see so many members enjoying their golf.
On Saturday over 200 members played in mixed weather conditions with the final on Sunday also proving challenging with temperamental weather over the course of the day. Congratulations to Gerry Raher who won the Gents first prize and to Joanne Fitzgerald who won the Ladies first prize. It was a tough competition for all, congratulations to all our prize winners.
The course was in pristine condition thanks to John, Anthony and his team. Our Restaurant was a hive of activity throughout the weekend. Thank you to Tom and all the bar staff for their hard work. Thank you to our committee members and Pro Shop staff for ensuring the smooth running of the competition.
Congratulations to Tom Phelan on such a successful Presidents Prize. The large numbers playing over the weekend were a testament to a popular and loyal club member.
Gents Presidents Prize Results
1st Gerry Raher (18) 82pts, 2nd Brian Morrissey (7) 80pts, Best Gross (2) 72 gr pts, 3rd Kevin Cusack (10 76pts, 4th Kevin OMahony (15) 75pts, 5th Ciaran Cullinane (14) 74pts, Best Nett 1st 18 Jeremy Walsh (16) 42pts, Best Nett 2nd 18 Alan O’Donnell (3) 39pts, Best Gross 1st 18 (2) 37Gr pts, Best Gross 2nd 18 Paddy Murphy (4) 32 gr pts, Cat 1 (0-5) Jack Leacy 65pts, Cat 2 (6 – 12) Mark Reynolds (10) 73pts, Cat 3 (13 – 20) Declan Walsh (14) 74pts, Cat 4 (21 +) Pat Power (24) 74pts, Past President Pat Morrissey
LADIES PRESIDENTS PRIZE RESULTS
1st Joanne Fitzgerald 77pts, 2nd Cathie O’Mahony Whelan 77pts, Best Gross Aoife Lowry 61 Gr pts, 3rd Christine O’Keeffe 75pts, 4th Mary Flahavan 75pts, 5th June James 74pts, 1st 18 Mary O’Donoghue 44pts, 2nd 18 Bernie Hayes 36pts, Cat 1 (1-22) Mai O’Brien 74pts, Cat 2 (23-30) Celia Power 70pts, Cat 3 (31+) Maria Fahey (Ballymac) 69pts.
JUNIOR GET INTO GOLF PROGRAMME
We are delighted to share the exciting news that we will be holding a Junior Get Into Golf Programme this summer. Lots of fun and learning for ages 10 years plus with our PGA Pro David Hayes. The programme commences on Saturday 9th July at 4pm and includes four weekly lessons followed by 4 weeks of on course experience with great follow on membership rates. Numbers are limited and are booking fast. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 058-43310 to book.
INFORMATION EVENING – MONDAY 13TH JUNE
Our Lady Captain June James has kindly offered to head up an information evening on Monday June 13th at 7pm. The Get into Golf committee will be on hand to assist. This is open to men and women.
The Topics covered will include:-
– Understanding score cards
– Marking Score Cards
– Conversion of strokes to stableford points
– Questions and Answers
This is a very important evening so do keep the date free – Monday June 13th at 7pm
Mon 30th May 1st Tim Browne (20) 44pts, 2nd Maurice Crotty (18) 42pts, Gross Noel Hackett (11) 27pts, 3rd Donna Hackett (34) 41pts, 4th Flan McGlinchy (31) 40pts.
Thursday 2nd June 1st Sean McGovern (20) 39pts, 2nd Louis Walshe (25) 39pts, 3rd Luke O Shea (Monkstown) (25) 38pts, 4th David Buckley (4) 38pts.
Wed 8th June Casual golf, Thurs 9th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (Golf & Grill), Fri 10th June Gents 9H Singles S/F & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 11th June Gents 18H Singles Stroke – Monthly Medal, Sun 12th Open Gents 18h Singles Stroke – Scratch Cups, Mon 13th Open Seniors Gents 18H Singles S/F.
Tues 31st May 1st Cait Herlihy (46) 49pts, 2nd Catherine Dwyer (26) 48pts, Best Gross Aoife Lowry (3) 29 Gr Pts 3rd Celia Power (27) 44pts
Tues 7th June Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Kindly sponsored by Sam McCauleys Pharmacy), Wed 8th June Casual Golf, Fri 10th Ladies 18H Singles S/F & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 11th Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Mon 13h Open Seniors Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Tue 14th Open Ladies team of 2 (Kindly Sponsored by 360 Cookhouse)
Another great turnout on June 1st in glorious weather for our weekly competition. 1st Kolette Enright (33) 20pts CB, 2nd Kate McNamara (31) 20pts, 3rd maria Ryan (25) 19pts, 4th Maria A Kiersey (42) 19pts. Next competition 8th June 11 – 12.30pm. We will be going to Waterford Castle on 15th June, please put your names on sheet in locker room.
We had a great golfing day on 1st June for our 60.com. Lovely sunshine and perfect fairways – who could ask for more. Our membership is increasing on a weekly basis and it looks that we may have to put a cap on the number of members in the near future!
The winners were: 1st Maurice Cliffe 23pts, 2nd Michael Gildea 20pts. If you wish to play in our society please book on the timesheet. New members are always welcome to join.
Fun Friday Foursomes
We had no Fun Friday Foursomes last Friday as our President, Tom Phelan, had his Scramble on that day as part of his Presidents Prize weekend. As you all know Tom is a great supporter of our Fun Friday Foursomes and plays with us most Fridays. Tom had fantastic support for his competition with over 200 members taking part – many in poor weather conditions! Well done Tom.
We are back to normal next Friday. If you would like to take part in social golf just go online and book on the timesheet. We would love to see you there.
Get into Golf 2022
The first part of the Get into Golf program was lessons with our professional David Hayes and this is now complete. The next phase is getting onto the golf course with the help of our lady members which commenced this week. This will continue for four consecutive weeks. On Wednesday June 29th we will hold our Gala Night for men and women which will give information on the Get into Golf members going forward in this excellent program.
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 email@example.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.
We had our third weekly Lotto 4 draw today (Friday, 1st June). This was Week 3 of 52. The numbers drawn were 14, 21, 23 and 26. 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 Marian Walshe who wins €100. The ticket was bought on line. To play online please go to our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and select Online Lotto. The next draw will take place on Friday 10th June at 3.30pm. Thank you to everyone who supports our Lotto. All funds raised are used to develop our course.
THURSDAY NIGHT CARDS
1st Tom Daly & Tom Cummins 2nd Paddy McGrath & Kevin Power, Tom Phelan & Mike Fitzgerald, Michael Kelly & Pat McGovern
Last 5 Lizzy Comyn & Larry Walsh. Lucky table Fr. Cooney & Michael Power. 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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