Golf Notes 27th September 2020

Golf Notes 27th September 2020

Sunday, 27 September 2020


Tuesday 22nd & 23rd September Open Singles (Mens )
1st: Jake Callanan (18) 42 pts. 2nd: Gerry O'Rourke (13) 40 pts (Back 9). 3rd: Paul Carey 40 pts. Gross: David Reddan Jnr 37 Pts. Seniors: Stephen Starr (19) 36 pts (Back 6). Senior Plus: Tom Flynn (20) 34 pts (Back 9). 4th: Tony Tierney (13) 39 pts

CSS: Tuesday 38 pts. Wednesday 37 pts.

Saturday 26th &Sunday 27th Lions Club Team Of 4 Scramble (Team )
1st: Kieran Cahill (13),Cian Darcy (15),Darragh Peters (14),Eoin Williams (18) 104. 2nd: Conor Cleary(17),Patrick Maher (9) (Portumna),,Niall O'Meara (10),Cathal Barrett (19) (Thurles). 103. 3rd: Paul Maloney(11),Bob Caulfield (21), David Hickey(11),John Slattery(22) 102. Gross: Brian Freeman, Shane Hogan, Tristan O'Rourke, Vanessa Austin 84. Ladies: Fiona Murnane(24), Marie Irvine (40), Brenda Murnane,(34), Noelle O'Shea (37). 88


Fixtures: for the month of September and October

Tuesday and Wednesday September 29 and 30: Open Singles.

Saturday and Sunday October 3 and 4: All-Ireland Mid Amateur

Tuesday and Wednesday October 6 and 7: Open Singles

All-Ireland Mid Amateur: The All-Ireland Mid Amateur will take place at Nenagh Golf Club on Saturday and Sunday October 3 and 4. Consequently there will be no men's competition on those days. The course will closed from 12 noon on Friday. Spectactors are allowed on Saturday and Sunday but Covi-19 protocol to be observed. Temperature checks at the entrance.

50/50 Members' Draw: The sixth fortnightly 50/50 Members' Draw in aid of the club development fund took place on Friday September 25 with Anna O'Brien winning €295. The seventh draw will take place on this Friday October 9. To enter simply put €5 in the envelope supplied and place it in draw box in the Pro Shop. The winner will receive 50% of the pot. The draw will take place every second Friday. The prize grows with every ticket sold. Please support.

Club singles final: The club singles matchplay competition (O'Keeffe Cup) is down to the final. Henry Sheehan beat Gerard Ryan while Frank Flannery lost to Oisin Butler in the semi-finals. The deadline for the final October 10.

Sympathy: The sympathy of the club is extended to the family of Mike Fahey who died last week. Mike served on committees within the club notably as subscription secretary for three years. He was a regular prizewinner during his golfing career, winning the club fourball in 2018 with Ger Clifford. He played on various club teams including the All-Ireland winning Jimmy Bruen team in Tullamore in 2009 and numerous Pierce Purcell squads.


Competition results.

Thursday 24th September 18H Ladies Team of Two sponsored by Mediskin

1st Anna O’Brien and Mary R Ryan 53 points,

2nd Julie Barkman and Anne Atkinson 51 points.

Saturday 26th September Masters Play Off sponsored by Clare Street Pharmacy.

1st Vanessa Austin(5) 36 points,

2nd Toni Brophy(21) 34 points,

3rd Julie Barkman(11) 34 points.

Upcoming Competitions.

Thursday 1st October Team of 2 OPEN Play in Pink and 9H S/F. Lots of prizes to be won.

Month of October, 15H October Hamper.