Golf Notes 23th August 2020

Golf Notes 23th August 2020

Sunday, 23 August 2020


Tuesday 18th & Wednesday 19th Open Singles (Mens )
1st: Karl Horan (6) 41pts. 2nd: Shane Hogan (+1) 40pts. 3rd: Tony Hogan (12) 39pts (Back 9). Gross: Tony Scroope 37 Pts. Seniors: Tom Kennedy (18) 35pts. Seniors Plus: Rodger Hanly (14) 31pts. 4th: David Collins (Thurles GC) (7) 39pts

CSS:Tuesday 37pts Wednesday 36 pts

Saturday 22nd & 23rd August M.J. Walshe Trophy GOY. (Mens )
1st: Henry Sheehan (11) 66. 2nd: Brendan Delaney (6) 67. 3rd: Declan O'Brien (7) 69. Gross: Tristan O'Rourke 74. 4th: Thomas Ryan (12) 70. 5th: Tommy Gaynor (10) 71 (Back 6). Senior: Kevin Walsh (7) 71. Student: Hugh O'Brien (11) 72

CSS: Saturday 72 . Sunday 72.


Another win for Nenagh Ladies
Another Big Win for Nenagh Ladies
Congrats to our Team of Marie Corrigan, Margaret Hennessy and Kathryn Dolan on another great win today, Monday - this time in the Eleanor Tivy Cup. 40 teams from across Munster competed in Adare Manor GC in a team of 3 format. Marie, Margaret & Kathryn won with a score of 102, 5 points better than the next team.
Magic to win this and the Munster Cup in the same year! Congrats to all involved.


Open Singles Stableford on Tuesday and Wednesday August 18 and 19: 1st Karl Horan (6) 41 pts; 2nd Shane Hogan (+1) 40 pts; 3rd Tony Hogan (12) 39 pts (back 9); gross Tony Scroope 37 pts; 4th David Collins (7) Thurles Golf Club 39 pts; senior: Tom Kennedy (18) 35 pts (back 9); senior plus: Roger Hanly (140 31 pts. CSS: Tuesday 37 pts, Wednesday 36 pts.

M. J Walshe Trophy GOY Saturday and Sunday August 22 and 23: 1st Henry Sheehan (11) 66; 2nd Brendan Delaney (6) 67; 3rd Declan O'Brien (7) 69; gross Tristan O'Rourke 74; 4th Tomas Ryan (12) 70; 5th Tommy Gaynor (10) 71 (back 6); senior: Kevin Walshe (7) 71; student: Hugh O'Brien (11) 72. CSS: Saturday 72, Sunday 72.

Fixtures: Wednesday 26 August: Open Singles

Saturday and Sunday August 29 and 30: Open Singles.

50/50 Members' Draw: The fortnightly 50/50 Members' Draw in aid of the club development fund continues. 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. The third draw took place on Friday August 14 with €315 going to Sally McGuigan. The fourth draw will take place on this Friday August 28.

Club singles: The club singles matchplay competition (O'Keeffe Cup) is progressing. The draw for which is posted on the noticeboard in the men's locker room. There are a few second round matches to be played. The deadline for third round matches is Sunday August 23. Both players to arrange match.

Pierce Purcell: Our Purcell team had a big win against Charleville on Sunday evening. Pat Hogan and Tony Hogan were call in; Hugh O'Brien and Thomas Slattery won 6/5; David Hickey and David McGrath won 2/1; Mel Gleeson and Richard Moloney won 3/2; Matthew O'Gara Jnr and Pat Ryan won 4/3. All the matches were played in Nenagh. Their next match is against either Castletroy or East Clare. The selectors are Brendan Kennedy and Bernard Delahunty.

Junior Cup: The Junior Cup squad's third round match is away to Castletroy on this Sunday. The selectors are David Jones and Shane Hogan.

Jimmy Bruen: The Jimmy Bruen team is away to Ballyneety on Friday in the second round. They have two matches in Nenagh and three in Ballyneety. The selectors are Collwyn Martin and Brian Freeman.


Congratulations to Deirdre Cahalan, Teresa Starr and Catherine Bird. Winners of the 2020 Munster Cup held in Nenagh on Monday 17th. They defeated 33 teams to achieve the win.

Well done. Thank you to all the ladies committee and members who helped with organising this event.

Upcoming Competitions

Thursday 27th August 18H & 9H S/F sponsored by Lisa Baker. Sunday 30th August alternate day 18H sponsored by Eva’s Hair. Monday 31st August Senior Ladies 12H, draw takes place at 10.45