Results & Notes 16th June
Alushield Windows & Doors (James Kent) 18h Singles
1st Pat Phelan (17) – 42 pts,
2nd Michael Griffin (13) – 39 pts
3rd John Flynn (9) – 39 pts
Gross Robert Farrell – 37 pts
Cat 1 Michael Ryan Jnr (2) – 38 pts
Cat 2 Eddie Shanahan (14) – 39 pts
Cat 3 Colm Murphy (15) – 38 pts
Creane & Creane Open Fourball – 18h B/B S/Ford
1st Nigel Morrissey & Roy Sexton – 47 pts
2nd Andrew Ryan & Donal Hosey – 42 pts
3rd Damien Maher & John Lennon – 41 pts
4th Eamon Jones & David Bradley – 40 pts
Friday Open Singles – 18h S/ford
1st Robert Farrell (1) – 33 pts
2nd Tony Casey (21 – Castlecomer) – 33 pts
3rd Paul Goff (17) – 32 pts
(Note: The Theatre Tavern competition has been switched to July due to the inclement weather on Friday)
Business Supporting Golf 3 Person Scramble
1st Dick Merrigan, Noel Merrigan & Michael Griffin – 60.9
2nd Seamus McGuinness, Brendan Roche & Willie Kielthy – 61.2
3rd Brian StLedger, Tom Kielthy & Tom Walsh – 61.4
4th Andrew Ryan, Sean O’Leary & Seamus Aldridge – 61.6
A special word of thanks to all our sponsors during the week who gave tremendous support to the events and to the members for a great turnout during the week.
Occasionally, prizewinners leave their prizes for collection in the clubhouse. Whist the club is happy to accommodate this on a short term basis, any prizes left for collection for over one month will now be returned to the stock of prizes.
Tue 18th: Open Fourball (14h B/B)
Thu 21st: Open Seniors, with prize/s for non Seniors (effectively open to all) (18h S/ford)
Sat 22nd & Sun 23rd: JFK 50 Gathering Fourball (18h B/B) sponsored by Culcita Ltd.
The entry fee for the JFK 50 Gathering Fourball includes a BBQ meal after the round. Phelim Byrne will be providing BBQ cookery demonstrations from midday on Sunday, which are open to all – why not bring the family along.
Culcita are providing a fabulous range of prizes for this event and there will be dedicated ladies and visitors prizes. Please encourage friends, family and colleagues to support this event.
The timesheet is now live for the Lady Captain’s Prize (Ger Donohue) to the Men. The competition takes place on Friday and Saturday 28/29 June. The Lady Captain’s Mixed takes place on Thursday 27th June. We hope that the Men’s section can show their gratitude for the great support that the Ladies section gives to the men’s events by participating in these events.
The closing date for entry to the Singles Matchplay was today, however the draw will not be completed until later in the week. All entries received by Thursday at 6pm will be accepted. The draw will be made and published by next weekend. If you will not be in the club during the week, you can enter by emailing your name, handicap and contact number to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for completion of the first round proper of the Fourball Matchplay is June 18th.
The South Leinster Team will play Bunclody on Thursday June 27th. The team has a favourable draw with 3 matches at home and 2 in Bunclody.
The Senior Cup team are making preparations for their match against Tullamore in Kikenny on Saturday June 29th.
Find the Joker
Last week’s winner of the Find the Joker draw was Tommy Liston, who won €30as the joker eluded him. The jackpot is now well over the €3,700 mark. There are only 9 cards left unturned. Entries cost €2 and are taken in the bar.
Photos of New Ross Golf Club
We are trying to put together a gallery of old and new photos of the golf course, the clubhouse and the members. If you have any photos of interest we would be delighted to receive them – you can leave them behind the bar or email photos to email@example.com