JB CARR TEAM – MUNSTER CHAMPIONS
Our JB Carr team had a great win in the Munster Final last Tuesday 8th and they now proceed to the All-Ireland Finals weekend in Woodenbridge GC, Co Wicklow on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd September. Reaching the All-Ireland finals is a massive achievement and great honour for our club. We have used 14 players in the campaign to date. They are Tommy Butler, Liam Carroll, Des Cleary, Maurice Conway, Matt Curran, John Gough, Liam Hansbury, Jim Harty, PJ Kindregan, John G Moloney, Johnny Norris, Tony Power, Pat Stack and Declan Walsh.The format is 5 pairs playing Scotch Foursomes Matchplay. We have achieved some success in this competition in recent years winning 5 of the last 6 Waterford County finals and Provincial runners up in 2017. We would encourage and appreciate maximum support from our members for the first weekend in September. Congratulations to all our team and team managers we wish them the very best of luck.Our Juniors Interclub team are also in an All Ireland Final. The panel of Diarmuid Mackle, Harry Breen, Niall McCarthy, Fionnan Drohan, Bryan Kiely and James O’Donnell Are practicing hard for our trip to Castletroy on Wednesday 30th August. All support will be welcome.
OPEN CLUB CLASSIC
Our popular annual Open Club Classic got off to a great start on Monday with a very busy timesheet. Thank you to all our members and visitors who have booked in and we have some tee times available for the remainder of the week. Entries are €100 per team and we have some fantastic prizes on offer this year. We also have a raffle with lots of great prizes to be won. Tickets for the raffle are on sale in the office or from any committee member. We look forward to welcoming lots of visitors along with our members to the club this week. Thank you to all the local businesses for sponsoring our classic. We really appreciate your support of our annual fundraising event.
LOTTO JACKPOT WINNER!!
We had our weekly Lotto 5 draw today on Friday, 11th Aug. This was Week 13 of 52. The numbers drawn were 3, 7, 12 and 25. The jackpot was €10,000 and there was great excitement in the clubhouse when after a very long time we had a jackpot winner!! The winner is club member Jerry McCarthy. Congratulations to Jerry on his big win!
Our new jackpot is €10,000. All funds are directed to course improvement projects. To play online please go to our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and select Online Lotto. Tickets also on sale in the clubhouse. The next draw will take place on Friday 18th August at 3.30pm.
ANNUAL LEFT HANDERS COMPETITIONThe 48th Annual Left-Handers Competition will be played over the weekend 24th. -27th. August. Open to Ladies & Gentlemen (Members Only) 18 Hole Stableford. All left-handed players please support this competition.
LADIES AWAY GOLF TRIPOur Ladies Away golf trip itinerary has been sent by email to members. On Monday 25th September we travel to Carlow Golf Club, tee time from 12 Noon playing in 4’s. Later that evening we book in to Mount Wolseley Hotel (about 10 mins drive). B&B to include 4 course dinner. On Tuesday 26th September, Breakfast at Hotel and 18H Golf tee time from 9.30am. Please add your name on the notice in the ladies locker room for what promises to be a lovely few days away.
PAST & PRESENT LADY CAPTAINS/PRESIDENTS
Our annual Open Past & Present Lady Captains/Presidents competition took place last Sunday 13th with a full timesheet. Results: 1st Carol Forrest & Liz Ryan 64pts, 2nd Toni Delaney & Ann Condon 61pts, 3rd Maria Mooney & Catherine Nagle 59pts, 4th Diana Regan & Brid O’Connor 57pts.
BANK HOLIDAY SCRAMBLE RESULTS
1ST Maureen Beecher Crowley, Pat Crowley, Barry O’Tuama (18) 55, 2nd Eoin Stack, Kevin Stack & Ann Stack (6) 57, 3rd Caoimhe Reynolds, Niamh Reynolds, John Reynolds (5) 57.
Wed 9th (Sponsored by ATEC) 1st Michael Gildea (15) 22pts, 2nd Patrick Cumisky (17) 20pts, 3rd Thomas Goodall (4) 18pts.
Thurs 10th (SPAR) 1st Jamie Cronin (5) 38pts, 2nd Conor Morrissey (2) 38pts, 3rd James O’Donnell (17) 37pts, 4th Tom Conway (16) 37pts, 5th Thomas Goodall (8) 36pts.
Sat 12th 1st Derek Power (19) 66, 2nd Matt Curran (170 67 (L9), Gross Eoin Brackett (3) 75, 3rd Des Cleary (14) 67, 4th Edward Lowry (11) 69.
Sun 13th (EA Ryan Cup) 1st James O’Donnell (170 67, 2nd Maurice Terry (15) 69, Gross Alan O’Donnell (10 75, 3rd Michael O’Mahony (20) 70.
Tues 8th (Kindly sponsored by Isabels Place) 1st Orla Fives (22) 37pts B9, 2nd Carmel O’Brien (16) 37pts L6, Gross Aoife Lowry (2) 35pts, 3rd Sarah Moynihan (12) 37pts B9.
Fri 11/Sat 12th 1st Theresa Guiry (35) 40pts, 2nd Sarah Moynihan (11) 39pts, 3rd Joanne Lannen (25) 36pts B9, 4th Cathie O’ Mahony Whelan (12) 36pts.
Tues 15th, Open Club Classic, Wed 16th Open Club Classic, Thurs 17th Open Club Classic, Fri 18th Open Club Classic, Sat 19th Open Club Classic, Sun 20th Open Club Classic, Monday 21st Open Gents Seniors (50+) 18H Singles S/F.
Tues 15th Open Club Classic, Wed 16th Open Club Classic, Thurs 17th Open Club Classic, Fri 18th Open Club Classic, Sat 19th Open Club Classic, Sun 20th Open Club Classic, Monday 21st Open Ladies Seniors (50+) 18H Singles S/F.
We had a great turnout again for our Junior Lessons on Saturday. Thank you to David Kavanagh and Peter Mullaney for their invaluable assistance.
Lessons continue every Saturday at 3pm and cost €5. No need to book! If your child is interested in joining as a junior member, please give us a call for further information.
AUTUMN OPEN WEEK – OCTOBER
Our annual autumn open week will take place from Monday 2nd to Sunday 8th October. This is always a popular week on our golf calendar and bookings will be open online soon.
We had no Youngones last week as our Presidents Scramble was on and again this week as our Club Classic takes place. We are back in action on Wednesday 23rd August at a later time of 12.30pm.
We had no 60.com competition on Wednesday 9th August as the President’s Scramble was taking place that day. We will also have no 60.com competition on Wednesday 16th August due to the club fundraising classic taking place that week. Please take part in the classic and help our fundraising efforts. Our Outing to Faithlegg Golf Club take place on 23rd August. The booking sheet will be available in the Clubhouse from Sunday 14th Aug. to the following Friday.
FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
Despite a wet start on Friday, we had a large turnout for our Foursomes. We were delighted to welcome Zoe Scanlon and Imelda Killigrew – it is great to see our new golfers getting involved. The foursomes are an opportunity to meet others and learn the many rules of this fascinating game!Results1st Dave Morrissey and Imelda Killigrew 33 ¼, 2nd Michael Stack and Olivia Fahey 36 1/43rd John Moran and Zoe Scanlon 37 1/2Our Club Classic (our major fundraiser) is taking place this week so we encourage you to get your team together and support our club. Our Foursomes are back again on Friday Aug 25. Just go online and book your place.
GET INTO GOLF 9H QUALIFYING COMPETITIONDue to heavy rain last Tuesday this competition was deferred until Tuesday Aug 22.We run this competition each Tuesday evening at six pm. It is specifically for our Get into Golf ladies who have not reached a handicap of 36. It is hugely popular and ideal for many of our new golfers who are coming from work. Booking is open for Aug 22 so go online and book your place.
We are very busy welcoming groups this summer to the club and it is so lovely to welcome back returning groups and meeting new groups. We can offer full catering and golf equipment requirements to your group. If you are interested in visiting us, please call the office on 058-43310.
JOIN US – MEMBERSHIP 2023
If you are interested in joining our friendly members club in 2023, we can send you information and a Membership Application form. We also have great Junior, Student, Country and other membership options available. Please call us on 058-43310 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Joint 1st Michael Power & Fr Cooney, James Tobin & Ally Ryan, Tom Tobin & Pa Tobin, Tom Cummins & Ann Ryan, Tommy Osbourne & Smiley. Lucky Table Mary Radley & Bernie Hayes, Last 5 Tom Daly & Gina Quinlan. Last Game May Doyle & Eileen Kelly.
The Pro Shop is open for all your golf equipment and clothing needs. Contact David on 058-44707 or email email@example.com.
Our office hours are Monday – Friday from 9am – 5pm. Tel: 058-43310 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any enquiries you might have. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com
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