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Rowan Returns Best Score in June Monthly Medal

Rowan Returns Best Score in June Monthly Medal

The juniors again came to the fore for the June Monthly Medal last weekend with young Rowan O’Neill (23) returning the best score with a 60 nett but of course as a junior he was not entitled to win a major competition. Juniors filled three out of the first four places. Jack Alton (7) finished second with 61 nett the same score as the winner Pat Slattery with our Junior Captain Eoin O’Connor (11) next on 64 nett. Denis Burke won the gross prize with 68 shots.

Our Club Captain Robert Reid (12) was the winner of our weekly Open singles with 39pts. Young Jack Kennedy (17) was two points back in second and Aaron Quinn (17) finished third with 36 points. Eoin King (10) won the gross prize. The three qualifiers this week for the final of the Clonmel Oil Open singles in September are Damien Leen, John O’Meara and Pat McCarthy.

Don’t forget our Open Scratch Cups are on Saturday and Sunday the 22nd and 23rd of June. Junior Scratch Cup (Burke) (4 to 11 Handicap),

Intermediate Scratch Cup (Pollard) (12 to 17 Handicap), Minor Scratch Cup (Kenny) (18 to 28 Handicap). The Entry Fee is €5 for all Scratch Cups and €10 for Visitors.


Please note our Ladies Open Day is being held on Tuesday next the 18th June. The competition is a 3 person team event. Please put your name down on the time sheet as soon as possible. Margaret English (30) was the winner of the April / May Monthly Competition with a score of 38 points. Helen Clinton (19) finished in second place with 36 points and Majella Smyth (22) finished third with 35pts. Jill Duffy & Eleanor Fuller were the winners of last Tuesdays scramble competition. Hilary Murphy (30) was the winner of last Thursdays Senior competition with 28 points; May O’Brien (28) finished in second place and Norma O’Brien (19) finished third. There is a 14 hole and an 18 hole competition for the month of June. There is the usual scramble competition on Tuesday mornings at 9.30am. The Des Delahunty Memorial Cup competition is being held on Sunday next the 16th June. Time sheet in operation, contact 052 6132213. Congrats to Pauline Lucey who had an eagle on Tuesday at the 5th hole, well done. Best of Luck to Breda O’Meara and Margaret Comerford who are playing in Dungarvan on Monday in the Australian Spoons.


Anthony O’Dwyer, Pat Hickey & Tony Condon were the winners of last Wednesdays 3 Man Rumble with 92 points. John Ryan Jackie Brown & Kevin Wilson were second with 86 points and John Beckett, Tony Falvey & Thomas Phelan finished third with 85 points. Please note that the seniors meet every Wednesday morning with a draw for partners at 9.30am and the competition starts at 10.00am sharp. All members over 55 and their friends are welcome.

Mixed Foursomes

Ellen O’Connor (25) & Brendan Kenny (18) were the winners of the mixed foursomes on Friday evening last. Margaret English (31) & Sean Moylan (16) were second and Angela Sheehan (30) & Danny Brosnan (18) finished third. The mixed foursome’s competition is held every Friday evening starting from 5.30pm. All members and their friends and partners are welcome to play. if you would like to play and have no partner just come along and we will fix you up with a partner.


Gents Weekend Open Singles

Sat 15th & Sun 16th June

18 Hole Stableford Competition

Please note that members tee off between 8.00am and 10.00am

Green fee patrons & societies welcome before and after these times

Clonmel Oil Open Singles Qualifier

18 Hole Stableford Competition

Every Monday to Wednesday until the end of September.

Entry fee €5 – Non Members €10

Weekly Open Singles

Thursday & Friday

18 Stableford Competition

Entry fee €5 – Non Members €10

Ladies Open Day

Tuesday 18th June

18 Hole Competition

3 Person Team Event

Gents Open Scratch Cups

Sat 22nd & Sun 23rd June

18 Hole Strokeplay Competition

Junior Scratch Cup (Burke) (4 to 11 Handicap)

Intermediate Scratch Cup (Pollard) (12 to 17 Handicap)

Minor Scratch Cup (Kenny) (18 to 28 Handicap)

Entry Fee €5 for all Scratch Cups Visitors €10

A player may play in more than 1 competition but his first entry must be in the Scratch Cup appropriate to his handicap.