OPEN CLASSIC

Our Open Club Classic took place from Wednesday 21st to Sunday 25th and we sincerely thank all our members and visitors who played over the five days.  We were blessed with great weather for most of classic with packed timesheets and very enthusiastic golfers! We had 124 teams over the five days which along with some visiting societies ensured a very busy course and clubhouse!

We are indebted to our sponsors and members who have ensured that our annual fundraiser was a great success. Thank you to our main sponsors Ger Darcy and Billy Queally for their much-valued support of the club. Thank you to all the businesses who were so generous with their sponsorship and to all our members who gave donations. We really appreciate it.

Thank you to our Pro Shop staff for ensuring the smooth running of the competition over five very busy days. Thank you to our Course Staff for having the course in great condition for which we received great compliments and to all our Restaurant staff who worked tirelessly to provide great food and service. Thank you to our Classic Committee who worked hard to organise another successful annual fundraiser for our club.

The Presentation of Prizes and the raffle draw will take place at 5:30pm on Saturday 1st October. We encourage all prize winners to attend. Raffle tickets are still on sale this week in the clubhouse or call 058-43310.

OPEN CLASSIC RESULTS

1st Peter Deady, Barry Coleman, Michael Heffernan, Michael O’Donoghue 97pts.

2nd Jack Leacy, Eoin Brackett, Graham Nagle, Michael Leacy 96pts.

3rd Martin Lynch, Matthew Lynch, John Norris, James Power 95pts.

Best Gents Michael Landers, Noel Landers, Pat Landers, Sonny Landers 93pts

Best Ladies Lucy Condon, Niamh Bolger, Ashleigh Boote, Lottie Boote 88pts

Best Mixed Daphne Power, John Moran, Michael Stack, Louise Moloney 88pts.

7th Gerry Raher, Diarmuid O’Neill, Derek Power, Ciaran Cullinane 92pts

8th Kevin O’Mahony, Anthony Troy, Alan North, Dan Carlton 91pts

9th Kevin O’Driscoll, Michael Foley, Tony O’Driscoll, Seamus Burke 91pts

10th Fergal O’Dowd, Michael Slattery, John Nyham, Michael O’Riordan 89pts

Wednesday 21st

1st Mossie McNamara, Nicholas Walsh, Pat Power, Niall Herlihy 89pts

2nd Pat Breen, Danny Barry, Jim O’Donnell, Michael Kelly 83pts

3rd Richard Burke, Patrick Mulrooney, Ned O’Brien, Ray Cody 82pts

Thursday 22nd

1st Martin Lynch, Matthew Lynch, John Norris, Jack Elstead 88pts

2nd Daphne Power, Rena Landers, Sheila Denn, Esther Hornibrook 86pts

3rd Jack Leacy, Noel Hackett, Michael Leacy, John Grannell 85pts

Friday 23rd

1st Kenny Walsh, Paudie Flynn, Jack Elstead, Tim Browne 88pts

2nd Paul O’Riordan, Paul Breen, Mark Reynolds, Jake O’Riordan 88pts

3rd Tony Keaver, Tom Butler, Jim Harty, Pat Phelan 87pts

Sat 24th

1st John Condon, Conor Barrett, David Raher, Tom Goodall 89pts

2nd Ann Stack, Eoin Stack, Kevin Stack, Pat Stack 87pts

3rd Declan Walsh, Niall Walsh, Jack Elstead, Cian Fahy 87pts

Sun 25th

1st Michael Morrissey, PJ Barry, Jim Quinn, Shane Morrissey 88pts

2nd Teresa Guiry, Antoinette Hurley, Catherine Dwyer, Breda Kavanagh 87pts

3rd Owen O’Mahony, Maurice Terry, JB Ryan, Michael O’Mahony 87pts

PAST & PRESENT LADY CAPTAINS & PRESIDENTS

Our popular Past Lady Captains competition takes place this Sunday 2nd October. Bookings are available online www.dungarvangolfclub.com. We look forward to welcoming all our visitors.

LADY CAPTAINS OUTING TO KILKENNY

We hope all our members who went on the Lady Captains outing to Kilkenny had a great two days with lots of golf, good company and great fun!

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. 

OPEN SENIORS RESULTS

Mon 19th 1st Liam O’Keeffe (19) 40pts, 2nd Tom McCabe (30) 39pts, Gross Diarmuid O’Neill (2) 36pts, 3rd Marie T Curran (21) 38pts, 4th Siobhan Cronin (12) 38pts.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 20th Open Team of 3 (Kindly sponsored by Eurospar) 1st Aoife Lowry (2) Cathie Whelan (9), Frances Millerick (29) 73pts. 2nd Anna Starr (29), Anne Croke (26), Pauline O’Brien (32) 72pts CB, 3rd Maria Ryan (28), Kathleen McNamara (31), Patricia Butler (32) 72pts, 4th Bridget Ahearne (18), Mary O’Connell (200, Bridget Mitchell (27) 71pts.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 28th Casual Golf, Thurs 29th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (Golf & Grill €28), Sat 1st Oct Gents 18H Singles S/F, Sun 2nd Gents 18H Singles S/F, Sun 3rd Open Gents 18H Singles Seniors Singles S/F

LADIES FIXTURES

Tues 27th Ladies 18H Singles S/F & Ladies 9H Qualifier, Wed 28th Casual Golf, Fri 30th Sept Ladies 18H Singles S/F Alt Day, Ladies Home Alliance, Sat 1st Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Ladies Home Alliance; Get Into Golf Scramble, Sun 2nd Oct Past & Present Lady Captains & Presidents, Mon 3rd Open Ladies Seniors 18H Singles S/F.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES

Due to our hugely successful Club Classic we had no foursomes last Friday. We are back again this Friday Sept 30. If you would like to play some social golf and meet new friends why not go online and book your place. Book early to avoid disappointment.

Get into Golf Mixed Scramble
Our next mixed scramble is this Sat Oct 1 at 4 pm. These scrambles have proven to be a great success in bringing our new golfers together and having fun. At the same time, they are getting to know our course and learning the fundamentals of golf.

HANDICAPS
Our Get into Golf committee are working hard to help our new ladies fill cards for handicaps. This is a marathon task and we would be very grateful if anyone can help.

Beginners On-Going 9 hole
We intend running an on-going 9 hole competition for our beginners. There is a special book for entries in the ladies locker room. Entry is 2€ which must be paid in advance and name must be entered in the book before going out on the course. If you have played in an 18 hole competition you are not eligible for this competition.


YOUNGONES

We have no competition last week as our Classic was on but will be back on Wednesday 28th from 11am – 12.30. Please book in online.

60.COM

We had no 60.com on Wednesday 21st Sept as the Club Classic was taking place. We will be back on 28th as usual.

JUNIOR NEWS

Our Junior Lessons continue on Saturday at 3pm. Please contact David Hayes our Junior Convenor

LOTTO RESULTS
We had our weekly Lotto 4 draw on Friday, 23th Sept. This was Week 19 of 52. The numbers drawn were 4, 5, 17 and 18. 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. Colette Power 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 30th September at 3.30pm. Thank you to everyone who supports our Lotto. All funds raised are used to develop our course. 

CASUAL BRIDGE IS BACK

We are delighted to welcome back our bridge group from Friday 7th October. Takes place from 11am – 1pm. €5pp

THURSDAY NIGHT CARDS

Results from our cards night last Thursday 22nd Sept.

1st Pat Phelan & Eddie Kiely, 2nd Sheila Morrissey & John Walsh, Last 5 Michael Kelly & Pat McGovern, Lucky Table Gina Quinlan & Tom Daly, Last table Theresa Hayes & Vincent Hayes

We are back this Thursday at 9pm. We look forward to seeing you all then.  

POKER CLASSIC

We had a good turnout for our Poker Classic last Sunday night. Congratulations to winner Pat Harty, 2nd Seamus O’Neill and 3rd Frank O’Flynn.

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