Men’s Results & Notes – March 23rd
March Medal sponsored by Visiconnex Ltd
1st – William Naddy (17) – 69
2nd – Brendan Duffin (7) – 70 (last 6)
3rd – Harry Doran (13) – 70 (last 9)
Gross – Mark O’Mahony – 76 (last 6)
Thank you to Derek Ronan of Visiconnex Ltd for their continued and generous support
Competitions this week
Tue 25th – Tuesday Fourball (see note below) (9h b/ball s’ford) – sponsored by Conway Shipping
Sun 30th – PGA Tankard – sponsored by James Roche & Paul Morris, New Ross Pro Shop
(limited Saturday Tee Times available)
Presentations & Draw for tee times
The presentations for the following competitions will take place on Tue 25th at 7.30pm sharp:
– St Patricks Fourball (March 15th- 17th) sponsored by Dermot Kehoe DIY
– March Medal sponsored by Visiconnex Ltd
Remember, you need to attend or be represented at the presentation in order to received your prize. The draw for Sunday’s March Medal sponsored by Visiconnex Ltd will take place after the presentation.
The Tuesday Fourballs recommence this Tuesday (March 25th) with a nine hole competition. As was the case last year, winners of the Tuesday Fourball will carry 2 shots for the following two Tuesday Fourballs, with the category winners carrying 1 shot for the following competition.
Entries are now being taken for the Men’s Foursomes Matchplay. If you want to enter please put your names, entry fee (€15 per pair) and contact number on an envelope and put it in the Men’s Competitions Box in the bar. The closing date for entries is Tuesday 1st April.
The first two teams into action this year will be the Barton Cup and Irish Mixed Teams. The Barton Cup team take on Mount Juliet on Sunday April 6th (3 matches at home, 2 away), whilst the Irish Mixed face a tricky tie against Borris on Friday April 11th (2 matches at home, 3 away). Thank you to all who have shown an interest in the teams so far – we hope you can all get behind our teams this year.
There are now less than 10 places left in the Pro Am. If you would like to take part, please contact James or Paul in the Pro Shop as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. The Pro Am takes place on Fri May 16th and the organisers are seeking volunteers to work as starters and marshals on the day. Please contact James or Paul if you are willing to volunteer.
Event Sponsor: http://www.culcita.ie
Pro Am webpage: http://www.newrossgolfclub.ie/new-ross-golf-club-pro-am/
Paying your subscription
For those of you who haven’t paid already, subscriptions are due on or before March 31st. There are numerous payment options and Kathleen Daly will be more than happy to deal with your payment queries. If for any reason you are not joining the golf club this year, please get in contact with Kathleen as soon as possible.
James & Paul now have a dedicated Facebook page for the New Ross Golf Club Pro Shop. The page will contain plenty of information about the club and what’s on offer in the shop, so why not follow them on Facebook:
The new Bar Menu is going down very well and is available to view on the website:
Mother’s Day is fast approaching (Sun 30th March) – don’t forget to pre book your table with Padraig to avoid disappointment.
Find the Joker
Last week’s winner of the Find the Joker draw was John Byrne who drew the Ace of Hearts. No jackpot for John, but he picked up €30 for his troubles. The jackpot is now €1,530. Remember, anyone can enter; entries cost €2 and are taken in the bar. Thank you to all who support this fundraiser.