Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 16th January 2022

CONDOLENCES  Earlier this week members in West Waterford were saddened to hear of the untimely death of Killian Power on Tuesday last following a short illness.  Killian is the son of Pat and Breda Power.   On behalf of our Lady Captain Ciara Donnelly and all the lady members I extend our condolences to Pat, Breda daughter Georgina and extended family. May Killian Rest in Peace. 

 

On Saturday news filtered through about the death of Charlie Ware, beloved grandfather of Gary Hurley winning Walker Cup Team Member and currently playing on the European Challenge Tour. Our sympathies are

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 9th January 2022

Strong Showing by Seamus Power:  20 under in a normal PGA tournament would guarantee a top 10 finish.  However after four long nights (that is for the West Waterford supporters!) Seamus finished tied 15th in the Sentry tournament (Tour of Champions) held in Hawaii.  Seamus was playing against the elite golfers in the world and played super golf throughout.  The Golfing Gods deemed that there should be record breaking scores and the eventual winner Cameron Smith returned a score of 34 under!  We look forward to following Seamus throughout the season as he now moves into the 64th

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Ladies Notes w\e Sunday 2nd January 2022

Happy New Year! On behalf of our Lady Captain Ciara Donnelly I would like to wish all our members and friends a Happy, Healthy and Successful New Year! May your drives be long and your putts short!

Jo Swayne Scoops the Lions Club competition: There was a great entry in the 13 Hole Christmas competition. All the proceeds were donated to the Lions Club. Jo Swayne who is one of the longest hitters in the club captured the first prize. Playing off 19 Jo had 30 points. In second place was Ger Curran, who has featured in all the competitions

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 19th December 2021

Christmas Scramble Great Success: The Weather Gods were very kind on Sunday last when our annual Christmas Mixed Scramble was played in lovely cold crisp conditions. There was a very good turnout. This year the honours went to the “Crack” team of Darragh Herlihy, Margaret O Sullivan, Bridget Blackwell and Reena McDonnell . All four players played super golf. In second place we had Conor Blackwell, Kevin Foley, Eithne Ashby and Mary French who played very steady golf on the day. Filling the third slot was Ray Rochford, Percy Walsh, Marie T Curran and Mary Curran who played solid golf.

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 5th December 2021

Busy Times in West Waterford: As the lovely weather continues into December the fairways in West Waterford are busy as members take advantage of the good playing conditions. The course is looking really well and the scores are reflecting the good condition of the course.

Trish O Shea Triumphs in November Thirteen Hole: Trish O Shea, who is a really good hitter of the ball enjoyed a great win in the November on going 13 Hole competition. Playing off 43 Trish returned a very healthy 32 points. Beaten on the countback was the inform Ger Curran playing off 47 who

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 28th November 2021

New Beginnings: On Wednesday last the Annual General Meeting of the Ladies Club in West Waterford was held via Zoom. Congratulations were extended to our outgoing Committee who did wonderful work in a difficult year. The club competitions were very well supported while the Revive Team raised the Club’s profile at National competition level. Special thanks were extended to Nell Suipeal who was an inspirational Captain. Nell also led the Finance Committee who succeeded in buying the Club on behalf of the Members. Well Done Nell and we look forward to you featuring among the winners for the 2021/2022 season.

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 21st November 2021

ompetitions: The Queen of the 9 hole: this is an innovative idea the top 3 winners of each month’s 9 hole competition during the summer months compete for the trophy. Slots have been reserved on the BRS for Saturday 27thNovember. The finalists are listed on Whatsapp. The November 9 Hole ongoing is sponsored by Bridget Blackwell. The November thirteen hole competition is sponsored by Jean O Donovan.
The Winter League: The Winter League sponsored by Shaws Ltd Dungarvan: Please ensure your name is on the list of names to form teams for the ‘21/’22 Winter League. Teams will be selected

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday14th November 2021

Play in Pink: The final result of the Play in Pink Golf Month yielded a very credible four figure sum, which can now be forwarded to the Breast Cancer Research Association.
Competitions: The November 9 Hole ongoing is sponsored by Bridget Blackwell. The November thirteen hole on going competition is sponsored by Jean O Donovan.
The Winter League: The Winter League sponsored by Shaws Ltd Dungarvan: Please ensure your name is on the list of names to form teams for the ‘21/’22 Winter League. Teams will be selected in the near future; this will provide a talking point over the

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 7th November 2021

Play in Pink Scramble: the fundraising during October for Breast Cancer research culminated in a 9 hole scramble on Sunday 7th November. The day chosen was really suitable with glorious sunshine. Many shades of Pink graced the Clubhouse. The winners were Ciara Donnelly, Áine Parks, and Geraldine Curran bringing in 35pts. Second were Mary Donnelly, Nora Flynn and Mairead Criostóir with 35 7/12 and Trish Meehan, Mary French and Marie T Curran having 35 and 10/12 . Congratulations to Reena Mc Donnell and Marie T Curran who won the most appropriately dressed.
Competitions: The November 9 Hole ongoing is sponsored

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Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 31st October 2021

The Breast Cancer Research competition ended on October 30th and the Play in Pink Scramble was to take place on Sunday 31st, however due to inclement weather this was postponed and will be rescheduled.
Competitions: The November 9 Hole ongoing is sponsored by Bridget Blackwell.
There is a November thirteen hole on going competition kindly sponsored by Jean O Donovan. Both these competitions begin on November 1st.
The Winter League: Please ensure your name is on the list of names to form teams for the ‘21/’22 Winter League.
Winter rules: Winter Rules have commenced at West Waterford Golf Club from

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