Golf Notes 30th August 2020

Golf Notes 30th August 2020

Sunday, 30 August 2020


Wednesday 26th August Open Singles (Mens )
1st: Stephen Murray (10) 39 pts. 2nd: Ronan Maher (4) 37pts (Back 9). 3rd: Peter Baker (9) 37 pts. Gross: Tony Scroope 33 Pts. Seniors: Michael Tierney (17) 36 Back 9). Senior Plus: Eamon Callanan (17) 36 (Back 6)

CSS: 35pts

Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th Open Singles (Mens )
1st: Dermot O'Leary (11) 44 pts. 2nd: Patrick Lynch (7) 41 pts. 3rd: Ronan Maher (4) 39 pt (Back 9). Gross: Tony Scroope 35 pts. Seniors: David King (17) 35 pts. 4th: Kevin Walshe (7) 39 pts

CSS:Saturday 36 pts. Sunday 37 pts


Fixtures: for the month of September

Wednesday September 2: Open Singles

Friday September 4: IHCPT 4 Person Team Open event

Saturday and Sunday September 5 and 6: Irish Kidney Association Open Team of 4.

Tuesday and Wednesday September 8 and 9: Open Singles (Lady President's Prize to the Men).

Saturday September 12: Lady President's (Mary R. Ryan) Prize.

Sunday September 13: Open Singles

Tuesday and Wednesday September 15 and 16: Open Singles.

Saturday and Sunday September 19 and 20: De Loughry Trophy GOY

Tuesday and Wednesday September 22 and 23: Open Singles

Saturday and Sunday September 26 and 27: All-Ireland Mid Amateur (all day)

Tuesday and Wednesday September 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 fourth draw took place on Friday August 28 with €232 going to Joan Melia. The fifth draw will take place on this Friday September 11.

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. Both players to arrange match.

Pierce Purcell: Our Purcell team had another good win against East Clare on Sunday. The score was 4-1 to Nenagh. The team was Tom Slattery and Hugh O'Brien; Toddy Hogan and Tony Hogan; David McGrath and David Hickey; Mel Gleeson and Tomas Ryan; Pakie Ryan and Matt O'Gara Jnr. They will play Spanish Point in the area final. The selectors are Brendan Kennedy and Bernard Delahunty.

Junior Cup: The Junior Cup squad's third round match was away to Castletroy on Sunday. Unfortunately they were defeated by 3.5 to 1.5. The Nenagh players were Conor O'Dwyer, Denis Corrigan, Brian Freeman, Jake Adler and Michael Corrigan. Thanks to the team and selectors David Jones and Shane Hogan for their efforts on behalf of the club.

Jimmy Bruen: The Jimmy Bruen team went down 4-1 to Ballyneety on Friday in the second round. They had two matches in Nenagh and three in Ballyneety. The team that played was Conor O'Dwyer and Tom O'Gara; Michael Corrigan and Michael Ryan (Bawn); Denis Corrigan and Padraig Hackett; Ray Hurley and John Hogan; Bernard Hackett and Morgan Conway.. The selectors were Collwyn Martin and Brian Freeman.


Competition results.

Thursday 27th August 18H S/F sponsored by Lisa Baker.

1st Vanessa Austin(6) 37 points, 2nd Ber Cavanagh(27) 35 points. Gross Catherine Bird(7) 21 gross points.

9H S/F results: 1st Bridie Corkery(36) 15 points(B6), 2nd Ann M D’arcy(36) 15 points.

Huge congratulations to Marie Corrigan, Kathryn Dolan and Margaret Hennessy, winners of the 2020 Eleanor Tivy Cup. 40 teams across Munster participated in Adare Manor GC last week. Well done to all involved on a fantastic win.

Upcoming Competitions

Thursday 3rd September 18H & 9H S/F sponsored by Eva’s Hair. Thursday 10th September 3 person scramble sponsored by Gleeson & Co. Saturday 12th September Lady President’s Prize.