Newsletter November 2nd 2014

Dear Members,

Today's End of Year Scramble was played in very pleasant conditions and was followed by an equally pleasant lunch in the Lime Tree Restaurant. Many thanks to all the Staff who looked after us so well.

At the end of the lunch Lady Captain Maria Carvill and Captain Les Broderick acknowledged the prize winners in some of the overall competitions for the golfing year just finishing.

Ladies Rings Competition: Maria Carvill

Ladies Golfer of the Year: Rosemary Kennedy

Birdie King 2014 sponsored by Shemus Dore

Category 3: Eamon Devoy

Category 2: Alan Satelle

Category 1: Stephen Cullen

Gold Medal 2014: Robbie Nagle

PN Whelan Trophies sponsored by Padraig Whelan

Ladies 2nd: Ita McCarron

1st: Catherine Hayes

Gents Best Gross: Lar Doyle

3rd: Darryl Litton

2nd: Stephen Cullen

1st: Paul Reid

Mixed Foursomes Matchplay

2nd: Shemus Dore and Louise Lehane

1st:  John and Ann Horan

Doubles Matchplay

2nd: John Curley and Paul Fitzpatrick

1st:  Paul Reid and Stephen Byrne

Singles Matchplay

2nd: Tom Browne

1st:  Darren Ash

Gents Golfer of the Year 2014

John Curley

Thanks were expressed to the Sponsors and organisers of these competitions and congratulations to all the prize winners. 

End of Year Scramble

The scoring was "hot" and "tight" in today's competition with only 0.4 of a shot separating the top three teams.

1st:  58.2: Eoin Curley, Dave Reid, Brian Nolan and Denise Sexton

2nd: 58.4: Shemus Dore, Tom Browne, Derek Yeates and Maria Carvill

3rd: 58.6: Liam O'Loughlin, John Sexton, Kevin O'Connor and Catherine Hayes

Congratulations to all of them.

Winter Leagues

Next weekend sees the start of the Winter Leagues 2014/15 which will be played over 14 holes (1-14) for Gents and over 12 holes (1-12) for Ladies each week. If you are entering the Doubles competition be sure to get your names down on the Sheet in the Pro Shop before you commence your first round.


John Horan, Hon Secretary