Golf – 19th Hole Golf Notes – 13/6/15


ball-to-cupAdare Golf Club

The Adare Golf Club Presidents Prize results are as follows: 1st: Pat Barriscale – 36pts (CB), 2nd: Mark Leferve – 36pts, 3rd Damien Fahy – 36pts, Best Gross: Harry Fehily. Ladies: Please also include the Ladies Results which were as follows: 1st Kate Fleming 30points, 2nd Deirdre Whelan 30points, 3rd Margie Wallis 29points (CB). Best Gross Pat Niland

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Adare Manor Golf Club

The results from the Jackie Harrington Memorial held on 6th and 7th June are as follows:
Liam Quinlan 60 nett (hole in one on 14th) Mark Buckley 64 nett, Pat Barry 67 nett, Cat A. Seamus Toomey 68 nett, Cat B  J. J. Hurley 67 nett, Cat C  Willie Connery 69 nett. The Tuesday singles held on 2nd June results are as follows: Padraig Mann 41 pts, Owen O’Brien 40 pts, Aaron Moore 36 pts, Best gross John Long 30 pts. The Team of 4 qualifier held on 1st June results are: T. Sheehan, M. Timmons, K. Darcy and E. Kelleher on 107 pts.

Ballykisteen Golf Club

Vice Captains Prize – In the best golfing weather of the 2015 season, Vice-Captain Arthur Ryan hosted his “major” competition last weekend. With the course in tremendous condition, the scoring matched the quality of the course and weather conditions. 1st prize was won by Alan Quinlan with a great score of 64 nett. 2nd prize was won by Graham Calvert with a score of 68 nett, with Pat Ryan coming 3rd with 70 nett. The best gross score prize was won by Arthur Pierse with a gross score of 74. The Category 1 prize for handicaps 14 and under went to Daniel O’Donnell with 72 nett, and the Category 2 prize for handicaps 15 and above went to Tom Barrett with 74 nett. The visitor’s prize was won by Michael Madden from Portumna GC with 70 nett and the junior’s prize was won by Daniel English with 42 pts. The Ladies prize was won by Catherine English. Thanks to Arthur Ryan for a great array of trophies and prizes for the winners, and thanks to Mike Heffernan and his green-keeping staff for presenting the course in tremendous condition. Singles and Fourball Matchplay, A reminder to all members that the first round Singles Matchplay fixtures must be completed by June 11th, with the first round of the Fourball Matchplay due for completion by the end of June. Rumble for Crumlin: Our annual Rumble for Crumlin is running for the month of June. This is for a fantastic cause and we would encourage all members to play in this event sometime over the month. It will be played off the White Tees and it will be teams of 3. Open Singles : Ballykisteen GC welcomes all those interested in playing in the Monday and Wednesday Open Singles competitions. With the weather improving, and the course in great condition, it provides a great opportunity to test your game.

Ladies: Results Sunday 31st May:  Winner Catherine English 33 Pts.   Runner Up Sheila Hammersley 33 Pts.  Third Neasa Fahy O’Donnell 28 Pts. Tuesday 2nd & Saturday 6th June Aggregated:  Winner Elaine Bermingham 35 Pts.  Runner Up Neasa Fahy O’Donnell 33 Pts.  Third Sheila Hammersley 31 Pts. Sunday 7th June Men’s Vice Captain’s Prize (12 Holes):  Winner Catherine English 25 Pts on CB from Catherine Murphy. Sunday 7th June 18 Hole S/F:  Winner Catherine Murphy 35 Pts CB.  Runner Up Catherine English 35 Pts.  Third Neasa Fahy O’Donnell 30 Pts.

Ballyneety Golf Club Notes

Mens Club: June Medal kindly sponsored by Peony Court Restaurant, 1st: Dalach Carey 67, 2nd: Cian Healy 68, Best Gross: Gerard Grant 78, 3rd: Greg Corbett 69. Fixtures: Sat/Sun 13th & 14th June Club Singles kindly sponsored by Sean Mc Sweeney. The Joker draw took place in the clubhouse on Sunday 7th June, there was no winner of the jackpot, Jamie Hourigan wins €30 with number 31, next draw will take place on Sunday 21st June with a jackpot of €650. Open Singles 25/05/15, 1st: Lee Nihill 45 Pts, 2nd: Darragh O Neill 41 Pts, 3rd: Dylan Wrenn 40 Pts. Open Singles 05/06/15. 1st: Gearoid Clancy 42 Pts, 2nd: Kevin Hayes 38 pts, 3rd: Padraig Gorman 37 Pts. Ladies Club: 16 Hole S/F Re-entry Tuesday 2nd June, 1st: Trish Sims 30 Pts, 2nd: Noreen Campbell 29 Pts. High/Low Challenge – 12 Holes Wednesday 3rd June. 1st: Eithne Hehir, Miriam Fitzgibbon 24 Pts, 2nd: Zita Pearce, Dolores Curtin 19 Pts.

Castletroy Golf Club

Ladies Club: Tuesdy 2nd June, 18 Hole Stableford Competition sponsored by Mathew Stephens. Caroline Brennan 39 Pts, Aine Quinn 35 Pts, Mary Quinlan 34 Pts. Sunday 7th June. 18 Hole Stableford, 1st Mary Byrne 36 points, 2nd Jacyq Hogan 35 pots. Mens: Men’s Results. June 3rd, Open Singles: 1st, John G Maloney  43 pts; 2nd, David Charlton 41 pts (B6), 3rd, Noel Clancy Jnr 41 pts; Gross, Andrew McNamara, 36. June 7th, June Medal: 1st, Joey McCloskey 68, (B9); 2nd, Jonathan McDonnell 68; 3rd, Kieran Mulcahy 70; Gross, Mark Campbell 74. Diary Date: June 19/20, Captain’s Prize (Mr PJ Holmes). June 21st,  Matthew Stephen’s Qualifier – 4 Ball.

Dromoland Golf Club

Mr Con Woods Captains Prize 18 hole Stroke-Play Competition. 1st Noel O’ Brien
2nd Alan Markham, 3rd Niall Geraghty, Best Gross Nicky Duggan, 4th David Casey, 5th Brian Shally, 6th Mark Hogan, 7th Declan O’ Leary, 8th Sean Donnellan, Past Captains Willie Fitzgerald. 18+  Ed Crowe. First Nine Brian McMahon, Second Nine Martin O’ Mahoney. Student Winner Jason O’ Leary. Junior Winner Adam Mungovan, Junior Second Conor McCarthy, Junior Third Emmet Costigan. Captains Prize to the Ladies. 1st Siobhan Fitzpatrick, 2nd Cora O’ Toole, Gross Julie Fitzgerald, 3rd Maeve McMahon, 4th Yvonne Shanahan, 5th Karina Doyle, 36 Handicap: Jean Colleran, Front Nine: Suzanne McConway, Back Nine: Tina McGuire, Junior Prize: Dervla O’ Neill

East Clare Golf Club

Ladies Captains Day 7/6/2015, 1st – Mary Rodgers, 2nd – Bridie Hanrahan, 3rd – Lisa Whelan. Gross – Tara Whelan. Past Captain – Helen Ahern, 4th – Leslie O Flynn, 5th – Bess Fennessy, 6th – Joan Kinsella, 7th – Mary Hogan. Front 9 – Catherine Murphy, Back 9 – Heather Cullen. Nearest to pin – Kathleen O Brien, Longest Drive – Eileen Donnellan. Men’s Prize 1st – Ger Hogan, 2nd – Maurice Costello (Yellows). 14 hole S/Ford 1st – Theresa Bradley, 2nd – Loretta O’Donnell. Guest Prize – Carmel Clarke

Limerick Golf Club

The ladies played Lloyd Cup Qualifier 2nd June 2015. Results , 71 played /36 Qualified.
Leading Qualifier Marie Crawford 36 pts (bk 9).

Rathbane Golf Club

Wednesday’s open singles 3/5/15, 1st. Michael Laverty 35pts. 2nd. Eugene Kennedy 35pts. Back 9. 3 Man Scramble 30/31/5/15 1st. Brendan Moloney/ Kevin Martin/ Leonard Fitzgerald 61.2 nett. 2nd. Eugene Kennedy/ Pat Hannon/ Leonard Fitzgerald 62.2. June Monthly Medal 1st.John B. O’Neill 2nd. Gay Carr 3rd. Eugene Kennedy Best Gross. Brian P. Fitzgerald Cat 1. Brian L. Fitzgerald Cat 2. John Jack Ryan Cat 3. Tony Lynch