Gents Notes w/e Sun 28th April 2019


Club Competition Sat/Sun 27th/28th April- 18 Hole Stableford

1st Colman Walsh (10) 41pts, 2nd Mike Drohan (7) 36pts, 3rd Vincent O Mahoney (20) 35pts.  CSS: Sat 34, Sun 35.


Tuesday Treats April 23rd

Cat 1 Bertie Hallahan (15) 21pts Cat 2 Ciaran Moore (21) 17pts

Cat 3 John Morrissey (18) 20pts  Longest Drive: Richard Ronayne

Nearest to Pin on 4th Hole: Vinny O’Mahoney

Midweek Medley Wed April 24th

Winner: Ray Rochford Michael French and Eithne Ashby = 32.3/12



Tuesday Treats April 30th – Open 9 hole competition with category prizes, nearest to pin and long drive.

Wednesday May 1st – Al Eile Open 18 hole singles

Midweek Medley – 3 person mixed scramble. Draw for partners at 11.15a.m.

Fred Perry Trophy – West Waterford v Waterford Castle at 3.30 pm.

Friday 3rd May – 9 hole, 3 person mixed scramble from 6pm to 6.30. Complimentary buffet to follow at 9p.m.  Presentation Of Winter League Prizes.

Saturday 4th/Sunday 5th May – 18 hole Open 3 person team event – ladies, gents or mixed kindly sponsored by Country Store.

Monday 6th May – Open 18 hole singles stableford sponsored by Country Store.


Bar and Restaurant under New Management

We are delighted to welcome Liam, Ally and Dermot who have taken over the running of the Bar and Restaurant at West Waterford golf club.  They bring with them a wealth of experience in the restaurant and catering trade and are noted for their use of fresh local produce.  Sunday lunch has resumed at West Waterford and as always non golfers and the general public are most welcome.  Liam and his team have very generously agreed to provide a complimentary buffet following our scramble on Friday evening. Come along and sample the many culinary delights on offer and meet the new team.


Fred Perry Trophy

We welcome Waterford Castle on Wednesday May 1st for the opening round of the Irish Seniors inter club tournament.  Best of luck to Des Cleary and his team.  Tee off is at 3.30pm and your support is welcome.


Comeragh Oil Winter League Final Presentation – Friday 3rd May

The presentation of prizes for the Winter League will take place following the scramble on Friday May 3rd. The following players are requested to attend.

  Ballyduff:  Brian Foley Sean Drohan Lanson Kelly Pat Higgins Brian Hilliard Declan Walsh Michael St Ledger Jack Ronayne.  Helvick: Philip Spratt David Condon Brian Murphy Frank North Kevin Kelly Percy Walsh Diarmuid Horgan.  Presentation at 9pm approx.


Jimmy Bruen and Pierce Purcell Fixtures 2019

Jimmy Bruen Shield: West Waterford vs Dungarvan at Faithlegg GC on Saturday 11th May at 9.50 am.

Pierce Purcell Shield: West Waterford vs Youghal at Waterford Castle on Sunday 19th May at 1.40 pm.


Friary Handball Classic

Timesheets are posted for the upcoming Annual Friary handball classic at West Waterford golf club on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th May.  Ring 058 43216 to book your tee time.


Playing Away

You are required to report all scores (including No returns) from both qualifying and non qualifying competitions.  This includes scores from singles (including society scores), Foursomes, Fourballs, and all Team events.  An Away Scores Sheet is posted on the notice board in the hallway.


No Returns

Players who persistently submit incomplete cards, or make No Returns without just cause will have their handicaps reviewed under Clause 23 and/or 24.


Dungarvan Golf International

Running from Monday 27th May to Thurs. 30th May, this tournament which is run over the three local courses, continues to prove popular with players coming from USA, England and Ireland taking  part.  This year we are hoping to encourage more members from the three local clubs to take part. 


Dates for your Diary

May Bank Holiday Weekend – Open team event plus Open Singles.

May 17th and 18th – Friary Handball Classic

June Bank holiday weekend – Captains Prize Mr Tom Higgins.



Condolences to Billy, Mark, and the extended O Sullivan family on the recent passing of Pat O Sullivan.  May he rest in peace.