Latest News – Week Ending 07-09-2014

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Ladies 12 Hole Members Stableford

Thursday’s Ladies 12 Hole Members Stableford saw Eileen Waters take 1st place with a score of 28 points in a card which included 5 pars on the front 9. Marie Healy finished in 2nd place, cure 2 points back with 26 points, approved one point ahead of Meg Leahy who finished in 3rd spot with a score of 25 points. Maura Butler completed the top four with 24 points.

Friday Open Stableford

Friday’s Open Stableford Competition saw only 3 points separating the top 6 players. The top slot was claimed by Derick Murphy of Kileen Castle with a score of 39 points in a round which included birdies on the difficult par four 4th hole and the par three 14th. Mark Burke from Tubbercurry Golf Club finished one point back in second place with 38 points. Mark shot a one-under-par front 9 which included back-to-back birdies on holes 3 and 4. P.J. Cunningham rounded out the top 3 positions with a score of 37 points. Congratulations to Frank Hannon who had a hole-in-one on the par three 14th hole.

Parke’s Oil Stableford

Saturday’s Parke’s Oil sponsored Stableford Competition was a closely fought affair with two players carding scores of 40 points. Noel Dykes was the eventual winner over Gordon Muir in a count back. Noel got off to a fantastic start by scoring birdies on the first three holes and adding pars on the 4th and 5th. Gordon was consistent on both his front and back nines and added a birdie on the par five 5th hole. Norman Ashe secured 3rd spot with 38 points while topped off a group of player on 37 points to finish 4th.

Ladies 18 Hole Stableford Christmas Hampers

Sunday’s Ladies 18 Hole Stableford Christmas Hampers Competition saw Meg Leahy continue her good form from Thursday’s competition to take 1st place with a score of 38 points. Another player in fine form of late is Mary Corcoran who finished with a score of 36 points to take second place. Anne Mc Nulty was one point further back on 35 points to secure 3rd place ahead of Ena Cahill in 4th place with 34 points.

Men’s 18 Hole Club Stableford Competition

Sunday’s Gents 18 Hole Stableford Competition saw some excellent scores returned. Pat Lee recorded a score of 43 points to secure 1st place. Pat shot 1 under par on the front nine in a round which included no less than 4 birdies. Sean McMorrow and Joe Hanney both returned scores of 39 points each but Sean beat Joe into second place by virtue of a better back nine. Ronnie Doyle finished one point further back with 38 points to take fourth place. Michael McKenna recorded the best gross score of the day with a round of 79 strokes.

Junior Results

Higgins Cup

1st Liam Heneghan
2nd Aaron o Boyle
Gross Ciaran Henry

League Winners
Cian Byrnes
Luke Towey
Darragh Kelly
Calum Ó Domhnaill


Presentation of Junior prizes will take place this coming Sunday at 4.30 pm and we would ask that all prizewinners please attend.

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