AUTUMN OPEN WEEK 2022

Our Autumn Open Week got underway last Monday and unfortunately for some days of the week the weather was not on our side. The rain cancelled our ladies competition on Tuesday and on Wednesday while the rain was fairly persistent the Champagne Scramble went ahead with Teresa Guiry, Antoinette Hurley & Catherine Dwyer winning first prize! We thank all our members and visitors for supporting our annual open week. Special thank you to our sponsors for their support of our club, The Park Hotel, Cairde Credit Union, Cropcare, Shaws, Bob Troy & Co and Norris Brothers.

OPEN CLUB CLASSIC

Our Open Club Classic will take place from Wednesday 21st – Sunday 25th September. We encourage all members  to enter a team for this popular annual event. Team of four is €100 with some fantastic prizes on offer including a draw for 8 visitors to win yearly membership in Dungarvan Golf Club. We look forward to welcoming lots of visitors to our club over the five days. Please spread the word!

The timesheet is open for online bookings. www.dungarvangolfclub.com For any enquiries, please contact the office 058-43310. Thank you to all businesses, sponsors and members who have been so generous with their support of our important annual club fundraiser. 

LEFTHANDERS ANNUAL COMPETITION
The 47th annual lefthanders Competition will be played on the weekend of October 6th-9th. (Holder David Buckley).This is an 18 hole singles stableford open to both Ladies & Gents (Members only).                                  

SOUTH EAST JUNIOR ALLIANCE NEWS 

The South East Junior Alliance season 22/23 will commence on Sunday October 9th in Callan Golf club. The other dates are as follows Sunday October 23rd in Kilkenny, on Sunday November 6th in Dungarvan and on Sunday November 20th in Carrick Golf Club. Any members interested in playing the Alliance please enter your name on sheet in the men’s locker room. 

PAST & PRESENT LADY CAPTAINS & PRESIDENTS 

Our rescheduled Past & Present Lady Captains and Presidents competition will take place on Sunday 2nd October and we hope you can join us for what is always a lovely day of golf and good company. 

SOUTH MUNSTER SENIORS

We welcome the South Munster Seniors on Wednesday 14th for their second visit of the year to our club. There are still some spaces available on the timesheet so please book in online. 

OPEN WEEK RESULTS

Mon 5th Sept 1st James Kiersey (25) 43pts, 2nd PJ Kindregan (14) 38pts, Gross Peter Finnegan (11) 27pts, 3rd Siobhan Freyne (32) 38pts. 

Wed 7th (Kindly sponsored by Cairde Credit Union) 1st Teresa Guiry, Antoinette Hurley & Catherine Dwyer 98pts, 2nd Eoin Stack, Christine O’Keeffe & Ann Stack 94pts.

Thurs 8th (Kindly Sponsored by Cropcare) 1st PJ Kindregan (13) 46pts, 2nd Pat Breen (20) 41pts, Gross Patrick Daly (1) 35pts, 3rd John T Moloney (18) 39pts.

Fri 9th (Kindly Sponsored by Bob Troy & Co) 1st Michael Morrissey (12) 38pts, 2nd Tony O’Sullivan (11) 37pts, Gross Barry Hamilton (2) 34pts, 3rd Michael Troy (3) 36pts.

Fri 9th (Kindly sponsored by Shaws) 1st Antoinette Hurley (29) 38pts, 2nd Colette O’Mahony (28) 36pts, Gross Breda McCarthy (10) 24pts, 3rd Frances Millerick (28) 36pts, 4th Bernie Hayes (23) 35pts, Front 9 Patricia Butler (300 18pts, Back 9 Celia Power (24) 21pts.

Sat 10th (Kindly sponsored by Norris Bros) 1st Declan Walsh (13) & John Reynolds (1) 47pts, 2nd Eamon Keane (19) & Maurice Terry (14) 46pts B9, Gross Eoin Stack (2) & Kevin Stack (2) 44pts, 3rd Martin Lynch (9) & John Norris (16) 46pts, 4th James Power (26) & Jack Elstead (22) 45pts B9.

Sat 10th (Norris Bros) 1st Niamh Reynolds (9) & Roisin Briggs (24) 46pts, 2nd Marcella McGovern (21) & Celia Power (21) 44pts, Gross Aoife Lowry (2) 7 Cathie Whelan O’Mahony (8) 38 Gr pts, 3rd Maura Kindregan (17) & Kolette Enright (26) 43pts, 4th Carmel O’Brien (14) & Teresa Hayes (20) 42pts. 

 GENTS FIXTURES

 Wed 14th South Munster Seniors & Casual Golf, Thurs 15th Gents 18H Singles Golf & Grill (SPAR), Fri 16th Gents 9H Singles & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 17th Gents 18H Stroke Monthly Medal, Sun 18th Gents 18H Singles S/F, Mon 19th Open Seniors (50+) Gents 18H Singles S/F.

LADIES FIXTURES

Tues 13th Ladies 18h Singles S/F GOY (The Country Store) & Ladies 9H Qualifier, Wed 14th Casual Golf, Fri 16th Ladies 18H Singles S/F Alt Day & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 17th Ladies 18H Singles S/F Alt Day, Mon 19th Open Seniors (50+) Ladies 18H Singles S/F.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
Due to our Autumn Open Week we had no foursomes last Friday. We are back this Friday Sept 16. If you would like to join us please go online and book your place. Book early to avoid disappointment as the places fill up quickly.

GET INTO GOLF SCRAMBLE
Our next scramble is this Sunday Sept 18 at 4.30 pm. You will need to be in the clubhouse at 4.10pm ready for a shotgun start at 4.30 pm. These are mixed events and are proving to be real sociable and great fun. If you would like to be part of it just go
online and book your place. It is a really enjoyable way to spend your Sunday afternoon.

Handicaps for Get Into Golf Ladies

This year our Get into Golf ladies are moving ahead quickly and getting cards marked for handicaps. We are really grateful to all the members who are so generous with their time in this regard.

YOUNGONES

We had no Youngones last week due to our Open week and we have no Youngones this week as the South Munster Senior competition will be on.

60.COM

We had no 60.com on Wednesday 7th Sept due to the Open Week taking place. We are back on Wednesday 14th Sept with our usual competition. We then have our outing to Tipperary Golf Club on Thursday 15th Sept. A big week for our group!

JUNIOR NEWS

Our Junior Lessons continue on Saturday at 3pm. Please contact David Hayes our Junior Convenor with any Junior Enquiries you may have.

LOTTO RESULTS
We had our weekly Lotto 4 draw today on Friday, 9th Sept. This was Week 17 of 52.
The numbers drawn were 6, 17, 23, 27. 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. Ed O’Sullivan and Sinead Conroy 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 16th September at 3.30pm. Thank you to everyone who supports our Lotto. All funds raised are used to develop our course. 

THURSDAY NIGHT CARDS

Results from our cards night last Thursday 8th Sept. Joint 1st Pat McGovern & Michael Kelly & Michael Kelleher & Mick Tobin & Tom Daly & Gina Quinlan. Lucky Table Mary Quarry & Babs Murray. Last 5 Patricia O’Brien & Kathleen Lynch. We are back this Thursday at 9pm. We look forward to seeing you all then.  

JOIN US – MEMBERSHIP 

If you are interested in joining our friendly members club, we have a number of great rates available from now until the end of 2022. We would be delighted to send you information on our joining rates and a Membership Application form. Please emailoffice@dungarvangolfclub.com or call 058-43310.

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