OPEN FORTNIGHT 2022

Our Open Fortnight got underway last Friday and what a few days it has been so far. We have been blessed with glorious weather and the week ahead looks like we will have ideal golfing conditions.  Our Open Fortnight runs through to Sunday 17th July and we have a super line up of competitions to suit all. Thank you to all our wonderful sponsors for their continued support of our club. We really appreciate it. It has been great to welcome so many visitors to the club and we thank our members for bringing guests to share in the beauty of our course and clubhouse.

For timesheet bookings visit www.dungarvangolfclub.com or call 058-43310.

LADY CAPTAINS PRIZE

The Ladies Captain’s prize kindly presented by June James will be played on Saturday, the 23rd July
and Sunday the 24th July 2022. Entries will close on Thursday 21st July at 5 p.m. and the draw will be posted on the club website at 8 .00 p.m. Two 18 Hole stroke rounds will be played and the aggregate score over the two rounds will determine the overall winner. There will be no playoff.  The winner will be decided on countback. The time sheets for Sunday’s final round will be posted by 9.00 p.m. on the Saturday night.  Players should check their Sunday tee times by logging onto the club
website.

An 18 Hole S/F competition for non-eligible members and 9 hole S/F will be held on the
Sunday. A 9 Hole GIG S/F competition will be held on the Saturday afternoon.  (2021 group only). A putting competition for new GIG will be held on Sunday afternoon at approx. 3 p.m. Names should be entered on the list in the Ladies Locker room for the 18H, 9 H and putting competitions.

LADY CAPTAINS SCRAMBLE

The Lady Captain’s 9 Hole Scramble will take place on Wednesday 20th July at 5.30pm. The scramble is a shotgun start at 5.30pm sharp. Entry for this event is Cash Only – €10 and €5 for juniors to include finger food after golf.

Members enter on BRS and entries for the scramble will close at 6pm on Tuesday 19th July. The timesheet will go live on Monday 11th July at 18.40pm. We encourage all our members to take part in this fun event.

OPEN FORTNIGHT FIXTURES 12TH – 17TH JULY

Tues 12th Open Ladies 3 Person Team (Garveys Supervalu)

Wed 13th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (A-TEC Security)

Thurs 14th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (Quinlan Butchers)

Fri 15th Open 3 Person Rumble Any Combination (Ryan Motor Power)

Sat 16th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (Eurofab)

Sat 16th Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Ballinacourty Produce)

Sun 17th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F Festival Trophy

Golfer of the fortnight kindly sponsored by Noel Devereux Manshop

GENTS RESULTS

Thurs 7th (SPAR) 1st Keelan McCarthy (Lee Valley) (0) 39ptsm 2nd Danny Barry (17) 39pts, 3rd Michael O’Connor (11) 39pts, 4th Tony Power (23) 38pts.

Fri 8th (Sponsored by 60.COM) 1st Michael Morrissey, Paddy Joe Barry, Jim Quinn 55pts (L9), 2nd Sean Taylor, Eric Marsh, Garry Keane 55pts, 3rd Eugene Murphy, Anthony Troy, Kevin O’Mahony 56pts.

Sat 9th July (Sponsored by Hayes & Hayes) 1st Alan Akehurst 921) 42pts B6, 2nd Kelvin Brady (13) 42pts B9, Gross Barry Hamilton (3) 35pts, 3rd Peter Firth (9) 42pts, 4th Pat Frisby (13) 41pts B9.

Sun 10th (Sponsored by The Moorings) 1st Colin Power (10) 43pts, 2nd Kevin Cusack (9) 41pts, Gross Barry Hamilton (3) 34pts, 3rd Michael McGrath (6) 39pts B9, 4th Donal Williams (8) 39pts B9.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 5th July (Kindly sponsored by Rachel Kiely) 1st Betty O’Brien (15) 40pts, 2nd Carmel Fox (32) 39pts, 3rd Olga Carroll (31) 39pts, 4th Antoinette Hurley (34) 39pts.

Tues 5th (9H Qualifier) Nicola Tierney (25) 19pts.

Sat 9th July (Kindly sponsored by David Hayes) 1st Catriona McGregor (21) 43pts, 2nd Carmel Fox (30) 41pts, Gross Aoife Lowry (3) 38pts, 3rd Una O’Connell (34) 41pts.

WIN FOR MINOR CUP TEAM

Congratulations and well done to our Minor Cup Team on their win in the Quarter Final against Waterford Castle in Waterford Castle on Saturday 9th. Best wishes to June Hayes, Angela Murphy, Rachel Kiely, Maeve Morrissey, Ina Considine, Celia Power and Anne Heneberry and Team Managers Christine O’Keeffe and Ann Stack in the semi- final.

CHALLENGE CUP TEAM

Commiserations to our Challenge Cup team who after a very hard fought match, which went down to the wire, were beaten on the 18th against Youghal Golf Club on Friday 8th. Thank you to our brilliant team of Colette Power, Ann Stack, Nollaig McCarthy, Cait Herlihy, Marie Fahy, Kolette Enright and Hannah Buckley. Thank you to the Managers, Carmel O’Brien and Teresa Hayes, the caddies and to the supporters on the day.

FRED PERRY TEAM

Hard luck to our Fred Perry team who were beaten by Mitchelstown last Saturday. Best of luck to Mitchelstown in the Munster Final. Thank you to all the team and manager for representing our club to such high standards.

YOUNGONES

We had a great turnout of ladies for our weekly competition Wednesday 6th July.

1st Marcella McGovern (25) 21pts, 2nd Ruth Byrne (40) 19pts, 3rd Maura Kindregan (19) 18pts. Our next outing is to New Ross on Monday 19th July.  

60.COM

We had our third 60.com outing of 2022 in Tramore Golf Club on 6th July. We had excellent weather, great golf and a very sociable day. The scoring for the outing was exceptional.

1st Nial Herlihy   43pts, 2nd Walter Cullinane 43pts, 3rd Charlie Daly 41Pts, 4th Tim Browne 41Pts, 5th Pat Power 41Pts, 6th Jim O’Mahony 40Pts, 7th Rogie O’Connor 39Pts, 8th Eamonn Moore  36Pts, 9th Paudie Flynn 34Pts, 10th Pat McCarthy 34Pts.

 We have no 60.com competition on Wednesday 13th July due to the Open Fortnight and we also will have no competition on 20th July due to the Lady’s Captains Scramble. We will be back on Wednesday 27th July. If you wish to play in our society please book on the timesheet. New members are always welcome to join.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES

Open fortnight continues this week which means we will have no Fun Friday Foursomes this Friday (Jul 15). Instead, there is a three-person rumble team event which is great fun. Why not get a team together and support your club. We will be back on Friday Jul 22. So go online and book your place.

GET INTO GOLF 2022
We are into phase two of the Get into Golf programme and are really pleased with the energy and enthusiasm shown by our new group. Now that they are registered many of them are out practising and improving their game. On Tuesday evening we had the
 on- course scramble for them which they thoroughly enjoy with our members. After the scramble they adjourn to the clubhouse for the social aspect which is most important.


GET INTO GOLF 2021
The competition was keener in the nine-hole qualifying competition last week with more people entering. We were delighted to see Olivia Fahey on the timesheet who is back from Holland for a few weeks. Well done to Niki Tierney who won the competition with a great score of 19 pts.


JUNIOR NEWS

We welcomed our first Junior Get Into Golf Group who started last Saturday with Pro David Hayes. This group will have four weeks of lessons with David and four weeks of on course practise with members. Great fun was had by all and we look forward to next week already!

Our Junior lessons continue next Saturday at 3pm. We had as always a great turnout last Saturday under the watchful eye of our club professional, David Hayes. We have fantastic Junior Membership rates please call us or email office@dungarvangolfclub.com for an application form.

LOTTO RESULTS

We had our eighth weekly Lotto 4 draw on Friday, 8th July. This was Week 8 of 52.
The numbers drawn were 17, 18, 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 two Match 3 winning tickets. The ticket holders were Declan Walsh and Gerry Byrne who win €50 each.

To play online please go to our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and select Online Lotto. The next draw will take place on Friday 8th July at 3.30pm. Thank you to everyone who supports our Lotto. All funds raised are used to develop our course.

 THURSDAY NIGHT CARDS

We had a great turnout last Thursday for our weekly card’s night. 1st Seamus O’Neill & Denis Hurton, Vincent & Teresa Hayes, Jim Kiersey & Tom Daly and Marie Fahy & Joan Phelan. Last 5 Larry Walsh & Mary Quarry, Lucky table Cait Mulcahy & Patsy Hackett. 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