Lady Captain Carmel wishes all our members a happy and healthy new year. As new resolutions are the theme, lets include enjoyable golf days on our award winning course 2012 . This year 2013 will be a wonderful challenging year for me representing Strandhill Ladies and my wish is to do so in achieving new strengths for the great golf club we have in Strandhill .
On New Years Day 48 ladies and gents participated in the Annual Carroll Cup “One Club Competition”. Mild weather conditions kicked started the New Year off in style. Results were as follows:-
1st Geoff Corcoran 44.5 net , 2nd Carmel Clarke 44.7 net.
Junior Alliance on Thursday 3rd Jan
60 ladies attended the Alliance on the first beautiful Thursday in the New Year in dry windy conditions with temperatures at 12C. Results were as follows:-
Ist Cora O’Rourke (Co Sligo) 32 points. 2nd Chris Owens (Strandhill) 29 points, Gross Martina O’Reilly (Longford) 14 points,3rd Carmel Clarke (Strandhill) 29 points, 4th Pat Mooney (Strandhill) 28 points, 5th Gertrude Crummy (Strandhill) 28 points, 6th Michelle McGarrity (Co.Sligo) 27 points, 0-18 Mary Kennedy (Tubbercurry) 30 points , Front nine Beatrice Timlin (Enniscrone) 17 points, Back nine Catherine Connaire 15 points .
Fixtures:- Captains Drive In:-
Captains Michael Phelan and Carmel Clarkes’ annual Drive in will take place this Saturday 12th January at 11am .
This is to be followed by Club fundraising 18 hole scramble, team of 4 with at least one lady/gent on each team(1/10th combined handicap) Entry fee 40 euro per team. Tee time 11.30 with shotgun start. Catering facilities will be available in bar. Entertainment provided from 5pm. If you are not available to play, why not come to join in our first great 2013 celebration of the year .
Thursday 10th January – 10 hole stableford competition.
Sunday 13th January -10 hole V Par competition.
Winter league 5th round will continue on 20th January
Dates for Diary Tuesday 8th January, Ladies committee meeting 8pm .
Sunday 20th January – Presentation of Prizes following Winter League. In addition a Team Captains’ meeting will follow… All ladies who wish to continue as Team Captains are requested to attend . New team Captains are also very welcome.