Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 17th October 2021

Members are very pleased with the results of the celebration Classic which puts the club on a sound footing. The results of the raffle are: 1st prize Keith Hickman. 2nd Joan Sheehan. 3rd Alan O Kennedy. 4th John Laverty. 5th John Condon. Thank you to the Wine Buff, Lavinia Lavin Boutique, and the Shamrock Restaurant who sponsored raffle prizes.
Competitions: The 9 Hole ongoing sponsored by Eithne Ashby continues, the 2 best cards to count.
The 13 Hole Breast Cancer research ongoing competition continues till Saturday 30th October. We use the Course handicap for this competition. Begin to think about

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Ladies Notes w/e 10th October 2021

After the highs of reaching the Semi finals of the Revive Active Fourball Competition the team members and onlookers had to postpone taking a rest/ recover and ensure the New Owners Classic ran smoothly and became a successful event.
The New Owners Classic: despite looming clouds overhead the Classic was well subscribed, with much sponsorship, and many members entering more than once. This bodes well for the future .
Competitions: This month’s 9 Hole ongoing is sponsored by Eithne Ashby . The 13 hole re-entry for Breast Cancer Research began on the 10th October and continues to the 30th of

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 3rd October 2021

The Revive Team: What a great achievement to reach the semi final stage of this Competition. The revive team and their many supporters travelled to Strandhill Co Sligo on Saturday 2nd in hope and expectation. They gave one hundred per cent but were beaten by a very strong Ballybunion side who then went on to win the competition outright defeating Ballycastle GC Co Antrim on Sunday 3rd. The West Waterford team were presented with the Bronze medal for this Competiton.
The contributions of Lady Captain Nell, Manager Mary Lou Carroll, on course manager Frances Carroll are much appreciated by all

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 26th September 2021

For West Waterford ladies all roads lead to Strandhill in Sligo next weekend. The Revive Active All Ireland Fourball has reached the semi-final stage. Next Saturday our team comprising Catherine Ruane/Jo Swayne, June Whyte/Joanne Fox, Mary Lou Carroll/Marie T Curran, Deirdre Ruane/Una Mulligan and Denise Nugent/Finola Butler take on Ballybunion. Should West Waterford win they will face either the K Club or Ballycastle (N.I) in the final early on Sunday morning. The reserve pairing is Eithne Ashby and Margaret O Sullivan.

It has been a long road to reach the semi-final and we are grateful to those players who have

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 12th September 2021

The Coastal Alliance Captain’s Day took place in Tramore GC on Wednesday 8th Despite a little fog rolling in from the sea West Waterford’s Mary Spratt came second, and Mary French gained third place. Its a good idea to join this alliance when its set up for this coming year- you get to play in one of the participating courses on the first or second Thursday of each month in Autumn/ Spring.
The Junior Alliance
In the Junior Alliance the WHS is 19.0 to 28.9. There are about 12 clubs involved and the first outing takes place in West Waterford

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 5th September 2021

Further Success for our Revive Team
Congratulations to our Ladies Revive four ball team who progressed to the national semi final on Saturday by beating Gort GC in Knightsbroook Golf Course. It was a very close competition with teams being up one or two or down one or two and all square during the match, but West Waterford players, Ciara Donnelly, Jo Swayne, Finola Butler, Denise Nugent, Mary Lou Carroll, Marie T Curran, Una Mulligan June Whyte , Deirdre Ruane, and Joanne Fox went on to win thereby gaining a place in the Semi finals to be played in Strandhill

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 29th August 2021

Our very successful Revive Fourball Team is now in the National Quarter Finals of this competition, securing a first pennant for West Waterford Ladies. They will be meeting the Connaught champions Gort GC on Saturday 4th September in Trim (Knightsbridge). They carry our hopes and best wishes.
Results: The second Open Competition sponsored by Garvey SuperValu took place in almost perfect weather on 26th August. The scoring was high indeed. First was a team comprising of Rena Landers, Sheila Denn and Joan Ronayne with 83 points. Second came Aisling Fennell, Marcella Mc Govern, and Jean O’Donovan with 76 points, and

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 22nd August 2021

Our very successful Revive Fourball Team is now in the National Quarter Finals of this competition, securing a first pennant for West Waterford Ladies. They will be meeting the Connaught champions on Saturday 4th September in Trim (Knightsbridge). They carry our hopes and best wishes.
Change of date : due to the Revive team match, the President’s Prize to Ladies has been brought forward to Sunday 29th August. Please place names on the timesheet to enter. The draw takes place on Thursday 26th August.
Results: 18 Hole S/F sponsored by Isobel’s place: first was Phil Kelly hcp 31 had a

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 15th August 2021

Lady Captain’s Weekend:
Fortune favours the brave; one would have to give that attribute to Lady Captain Nell Suipéil and her team as they planned for Lady Captain’s weekend during uncertain times. All went to plan and on Thursday evening a table of beautiful prizes was unveiled. Lady Captain Nell commendably sourced her prizes from local artists which included some beautiful pieces from Bridget Shelley, Vivian O’Malley and Ardmore Pottery.
On Friday the weather was very favourable, and Saturday’s rain was softened by welcome refreshments on the 9th.
A huge thank you to Marie and Bridget whose flowers graced the

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 8th August 2021

Lady Captain’s week end.
The highlight of our golfing year the Lady Captain’s weekend takes place over two days 13th and 14th August.
Lady Captain Neil Suipéil
All Set for Lady Captain’s weekend!
I am quite sure that when Nell Suipéil agreed to be Phil Kelly’s Vice Captain back in late 2019 little
did she know what lay ahead! On Friday and Saturday our esteemed Lady Captain presents her
prize, an event which is the highlight of every golfer’s year. The last month has been somewhat of a
roller coaster for West Waterford Golf Club and its members. We had

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