Open Competition Results
Over 100 players again this Wednesday for our Open singles with
a good turnout of members plus Visitors.
Overall winner Eoghan Scriven 42 points
Gross Andrew Needham 40 points (playing off 5)
Division 1 Tommy Hennessy 41 points
Division 2 Robert Kerwick 42 points back nine
Best visitor Dylan Smithwick 38 points
Once again hot scoring with CSS being 37 points.
There were 11 winners in the two’s club and each receive €10.
Remember to ask in the Pro shop for your prizes.
This weekend we have our first Monthly medal which is a STROKE play format.
Book your tee times now.
PS There is a trend of some players NOT returning their score cards.
This affects the calculation of standard scratch as well as not following
the golf etiquette of always returning your card in competitions.
The Men’s committee will have to impose sanctions should this continue.
Another great turnout with over 100 players competing.
Scoring was hot too as the results show with our CSS being 37 points.
Overall winner Joe Murray 44 points
Best Gross Jeff Lynch 39 points Playing off 2, 1 under par Gross
Division 1 Ross Holden 40 points Back 9
Division 2 Rory Lodge 41 points
Best Visitor Leonard Lynch 36 points
There were 21 winners in the 2’s club
We had 190 players these past 2 days with 49 in the Junior cup (handicaps 4 to 9)
and 141 in the Intermediate cup (handicaps above 9).
These are Stroke competitions and the main prizes are based on Gross
scores without the Handicap subtracted.
Junior Scratch Cup.
Winner Ivan Brown 74
2nd Simon Cullen 76 Back 9 (Both are members of Kilkenny G.C.)
Best Net Johnny Kennedy 69 (78 less 9)
2nd Net Billy Walsh 70 (77 less 7) Gowran Park member
Intermediate Scratch – Philip O’Mahony Cup
Winner Paul O’Neill 73
2nd Tom Hennessy 77 (last 6 holes – member of Mt Juliet)
Best Net Mick Phelan 63 ( 77 less 14)
2nd Net David Morris 65 ( 80 less 15)
Another item of note is that Liam Duggan had a hole in 1 on the 4th so he gets
half of the 2’s club prize money. There were 27 other winners of 2’s club.
Despite the weather yesterday, we had 78 golfers turning out.
Overall winner with 42 points playing off 8 Ross Holden €60
Best Gross with 38 points off 3 was Jeff Lynch €40
Winner Division 1 with 40 points Eamon Hickey
Winner Division 2 with 39 points Joe Murray
Best visitor with 36 points Billy Walsh
There were 6 winners in the 2’s club.
A very high bar set for our first competition following the Covid shutdown.
We had 170 golfers on our timesheet and 130 of these entered our Open singles.
Hopefully the 40 who missed out on the competition will enter next week.
Tommy and Noel assisted by some volunteers have the course in excellent condition.
We also have Mark going around to rake the bunkers and they are looking good.
Scoring was hot with 26 players on 36 points or better but there was no problem
identifying the winner Peter Ryan with a fantastic 47 points.
The handicap Sec will be busy !!!
Congratulations to all who played and well done to the prize winners.
All our prize winners will get Dwyer’s golf shop vouchers
- check with the shop to collect your prize over the weekend / next week.
We plan to run this every Wednesday so get your name in as soon as possible.
We also now have our Restaurant and Bar open – so come on up after the round.
Overall winner Peter Ryan 47 points €100
Division 1 ( up to 12 handicap) Winner Derek Delaney 42 points €60
2nd Richie Condon 41 points €30
Richie plays off 5 so a great gross score
Division 2 ( over 12 handicap ) Winner Robert Kerwick 41 points €60
2nd Hugh Dagg (back 9) 40 points €30
Visitors – we had 20 visitors which is an excellent turnout.
Winner Kalle Hogan 40 points €60
Michael Mullally 39 points €30
( there are obviously 2 Michael Mullally’s !!!)
We had 20 winners in the 2’s club – they will receive €10 for each one
and there are two people who did it twice in the same round.
Don’t forgot Eamon Holohan’s President’s prize this Saturday and Sunday.
There are still a few tee times available especially around lunch time.
Another good turnout for mid-week March and close scoring at the top of the board.
Winner Diarmuid Aylward 29 points €40
2nd Joe Madigan 27 points €20
There were 2 winners in the 2’s club and both receive €15
Joe Madigan on the 4th and Jeff Lynch on the 8th.
Weather looking good for the weekend and ground drying up every day.
Course is looking fantastic with great work by Tommy and his team.
Keep alert for any new protocols on what to do when arriving at the club.
We hope to keep Golf going but that relies on every one adhering to the guidelines.
We had a fantastic turnout on St. Patricks day for our 2 person team event and we had some hot scoring.
Winners with 35 points were Ted Walsh and Gerry Doyle ( 2 X €50 )
A close second with 34 points were Richard and Dylan Kealy ( 2 x €35 )
Third on 33 points Michael Murphy and Jim Wellwood ( 2 X €25 )
Ladies prize went to Catherine Davis and Bernie Lyons ( 2 X €25 )
There were 9 winners in the 2’s club and each will receive €10.
John Lennon, Dylan Kealy, Diarmuid Aylward, Martin Cuddihy Jnr,
Mick Hickey, Peter Ryan, John Grace, Mary D Grace and Neville Coen.