Gerard Kiely (10) was the winner of the July Monthly Medal competition at the weekend with a score of 64 nett. The scores were very tight as Gerard finished just a shot ahead of Gerard Hogan (8), Thomas Looby (10), Seamus Mullins ((15) and James O’Meara, others to finish well were Philip Ryan (gross), Joe Corbett (High H/C), Martin Cooney, Eoin O’Connor and Pat McCarthy.
Young Eoin Bolger (18) was the winner of the weekly open singles with a great score of 45 points. Another of our up and coming juniors Thomas Morrissey (17) was second with 41 points, Anthony Norris (15) was third with 39 points the same score as Eoin O’Connor (12) and Brian Noctor (17). James O’Meara (7) won the gross prize. John Hurley, Colin Condon, Oliver O’Toole and Denis Burke were the qualifiers in last weeks Clonmel Oil Open Singles competition. They now go forward to the final to be held at the end of September.
McGarry Cup Final
Congratulations to James O’Meara who won the McGarry Cup Club Matchplay Final recently when he got the better of Colin Condon after a thrilling match. Colin was the holder of the cup, which he won in 2011. James is playing great golf at the moment.
Open Scratch Cups
Do not forget that we have our Open Scratch Cups this weekend. Minor Scratch Cup (18 to 28), Intermediate Scratch Cup (13 to 17) and Junior Scratch Cup (4 to 12). There are 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes in each cup competition and the entry fee is €5 for members and €10 for visitors. All are welcome.
The senior ladies had a very enjoyable outing to the Gold Coast recently and our lady captain Kathleen Shanley was the winner of the 18 hole competition with 35 points. Mary Comerford was second with 31pts and Rena Kelly was a point back in third. Josephine Murphy and Kay Dalton were first and second respectively in the 12 hole competition
The team of Thos. Phelan, Francis Fitzgerald & Sean O’Dea won last Wednesday’s waltzing rumble competition with a score 81 points. Ml. W. O’Meara, Terry O’Brien & Con Lucey were second with 80pts and Billy Perry, Jim Cleary, John O’Driscoll were third with 78pts. The seniors have a game every Wednesday with the draw for partners at 9.30am and play at 10.00am. All Club Members over 55 are welcome to join in and play.
Congratulations to Paddy Morrissey who won the Tramore Junior Open Competition with a score of 46 points recently. Also congratulations to Sarah McDermott who came third in the Ryan Cup at Tipperary golf club recently. Our junior golf coaching is on Saturday at 1.00pm. All juniors are welcome to attend and coaching is by our professional Suzie O’Brien. New members are always welcome. Congratulations to our junior team who qualified for the next round of the Tipperary Junior League competition on Sunday last.
Gents July Monthly Medal Sat 28 to Sunday 29 July 18 Hole Strokeplay Singles - 1st: Gerard Kiely (10) 64 net; 2nd: Gerard Hogan (8) 65 net; 3rd: Thomas Looby (10) 65 net; 4th: Seamus Mullins (15) 65 net ; 5th: Martin Cooney (10) 67 net; Gross: Philip Ryan (5) 71 gross; High H/C: Joe Corbett (18) 66 net
Gents Weekly Singles Competition Monday 23 to Sunday 29 June 18 Hole Stableford Singles - 1st: Eoin Bolger (18) 45pts; 2nd: Thomas Morrissey (17) 41pts; 3rd: Anthony Norris (15) 39pts; Gross: James O’Meara (7) 34pts
Clonmel Oil Open Singles Mon 23rd & Tue 24th July 18 Hole Stableford Competition - 1st: John Hurley (12) 44pts; 2nd: Colin Condon (8) 40pts; 3rd: Oliver O’Toole (19) 40pts Gross: Denis Burke (4) 31pts
Gents Seniors Competition Wednesday 25th July 18 hole Waltzing Rumble - 1st: Thos. Phelan, Francis Fitzgerald & Sean O’Dea 81pts; 2nd: Ml. W. O’Meara, Terry O’Brien & Con Lucey 80pts; 3rd: Billy Perry, Jim Cleary, John O’Driscoll 78pts
Ladies Seniors Outing to Gold Coast 18 Hole Stableford Competition
1st: Kathleen Shanley 35pts; 2nd: Mary Comerford 31pts; 3rd: Rena Kelly 30pts
12 Hole Stableford Competition - 1st: Josephine Murphy 18pts; 2nd: Kay Dalton 17pts
Mixed Foursomes Friday 20th July 12 Hole strokeplay competition - 1st: Ann Delahunty & Sean Moylan 42.7; 2nd: Trish Butler & Michael O’Meara 44.0; 3rd: Kathleen Shanley & Paddy Clancy 46.0; 4th: Angela Shehan & Adrian Lawrence 47.7; 5th: Norby Corby & Pat Slattery 48.7
Open Scratch Cups Sat 4th & Sun 5th August Minor Scratch Cup (18 to 28)
Intermediate Scratch Cup (13 to 17)
Junior Scratch Cup (4 to 12) 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes for each cup Gents Weekly Open Singles
Monday to Sunday 18 Hole Singles Entry Fee €5.00 Re-entry €3 Non Members €10
Clonmel Oil Open Singles Qualifier Every Mon & Tue 18 Hole Stableford Competition
Every Monday & Tuesday until the end of September.
Entry fee €5 – Non Members €10
Mixed Foursomes Every Friday Evening 12 Hole Competition Draw for partners 5.30pm Open to all members & their friends
Open 3 Ball Mixed Scramble (any combination) Every Thursday 12 Hole Competition Entry fee €5 – Non Members €10
Ladies Tuesday Scramble 12 Hole Scramble Tee-off 10.00am to 10.30am