Club Notes 11th August 2019.

Club Notes 11th August 2019.

All the latest Fixtures, Notices and Results for the Week

Sunday, 11 August 2019


Wednesday 7th August Open Singles (Mens )
1st: Eoin Fitzgibbon (9) 41 pts (Back 9). 2nd: Stephen Murray (18) 41 pts. 3rd: Dominic O'Brien (20) 40 pts (Back 9). Gross: David Reddan Jnr 37 pts. Seniors: Michael Tierney (8) 37 pts (Back 9). Senior Plus: Tony Downey (13) 35 pts

CSS: 37 pts

Thursday 8th August 2019 (18 H 4BBB Tipperary Hospice Fundraiser) (Ladies )
1st: Mary O'Shea (27) & Eileen Fitzpatrick (27) 40 pts (Back 9). 2nd: Maura Leenane(20) & Teresa Connolly(21) 40 Pts (Back 6)


Fixtures: Wednesday August 14: Open Singles
Saturday August 17, Captain's Prize (Hugh Maher) Play Off
Sunday August 18: Open Singles
Tuesday August 20: Tuesday Mixed.
Wednesday August 21: Open Singles sponsored by A Sportsman's Dream, Nenagh.

Hugh Maher's Captain's Prize: The rain and wind at the weekend didn't spoil Hugh Maher's Captain's Prize qualifier with good scores on all three days. Saturday saw Tony McCann and Kieran Ryan score 68s with Martin Fogarty carding a 69. Sunday turned out to be a better day and Frank Flannery made the best of it with a score of 67. Peter Baker and Martin Reddan returned 68s while Eoin Hanrahan, Eugene Fitzpatrick and Matthew Gleeson all recorded 69. Monday's score were not to hand when going to press. The playoff for the Captain's Prize will take place on Saturday August 17. The prizes will be as follows: 1st Captain's Prize; 2rd, 3rd, gross, 4th, 5th, 6th, senior, 1st 18, past captain, student and junior. The Denis O'Sullivan Cup will be presented to the best senior who has not won a prize in the main competition. The new addition this year's will be 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes (over 18 holes) in the playoff that have not featured in the main prizes (over 36 holes).

Tuesday Mixed: Two more Tuesdays. All are welcome to come along and participate in a fun evening of golf. It's a fun format and great opportunity to interact with other members. Get your names on the timesheet available in the clubhouse. Come and show your support for your vice-captains Jim Flynn and Lucy Sanders.

Singles Matchplay: The singles matchplay is now down to last eight. Gerry Carroll v Tom Clarke; Sean McLoughlin v Alex Jones; Michael Fahey beat Pat Ryan; Brian Freeman v Ger Clifford. Check for your opponent. First named player to arrange match. Get your match played as soon as you can to ensure the smooth running of this competition.

Club Fourball: The Club Fourball has one pair, Eamon Callanan and Mike Ryan, through to the fourth round. Other third round matches yet to be played are: David Reddan and David Reddan Jnr v Liam Heffernan and Kevin Heffernan; Jody Hurley and Kieran Cahill v Ger Clifford and Ger Ryan; Matt Hanley and Bernard Delahunty v Michael Fahey and Michael Tierney. Get your match played as soon as possible to keep this competition on schedule.

Irish Amateur Close: Nenagh members Shane Hogan and David Reddan Jnr participated in the AIG Irish Amateur Close Championship at Ballybunion last week. Shane scored 73 and 76 to qualify to the matchplay section. David carded two 77s to miss the cut. On Monday morning Shane beat Andrew McCormack (Castletroy) 2 and 1 to qualify for the last 16. Unfortunately he was beaten by Stephen Walsh (Portmarnock) 4 and 2 on Monday afternoon.


Presentation of prizes: Presentation of outstanding prizes will take place Thursday 13th August @8pm.

Hard luck to the AIG Senior Foursomes team who were defeated in the quarter finals at the weekend against Limerick Golf Club in Limerick.

Dates for diary: Thursday 13th August, 18H singles Men’s Captains Prize to ladies GOY6. Thursday 22nd August 18H Open Team of 2 Ryder Cup Format kindly sponsored by Mediskin.