Mary Lou keeps it in the family! On Thursday last we had our first Stroke competition. Sponsored by Frances Carroll, Mary Lou Carroll played excellent golf to return a score of 74 playing off 18. All we need now is fine weather for the picnic! The in form Mary Herlihy playing off her new handicap of 32 brought in a fine score of 76 while in third we had our former Lady Captain Mary French playing off 34 with a fine score of 77.
Club Classic: The Clubhouse and course was busy at the week-end as our annual Club classic got underway. The playing conditions were excellent. If you would like to enter a team please phone 058 43216 to book in. The competition will finish up on next Sunday August 2nd. As they say – If you are not in, you can’t win!
Upcoming Events: On Thursday 6th August our 18 hole stableford Club Competition is sponsored by Bridget Broderick and Anne Laverty. Captain’s Prize to Ladies: On Sunday August 9th our Mens Captain Diarmuid Horgan has vey kindly agreed to present a prize to the Ladies. This competition is one of the most hotly contested Majors in the Calendar. It will be stroke so keep practicing! Please put your name up on the list in the Clubhouse as there will be a draw for partners.
Dalton Jewellers Matchplay: Matches are currently underway. Please ensure that you get your first round match played.
Final Payment for Club Outing: On August 21st our Lady Captain Phil Kelly has organised an outing to Dundrum Golf Club which includes an overnight stay. Please submit the balance of the total cost to Stella Kinsella.
Sympathy: On behalf of our Lady Captain Phil Kelly I would like to extend our sincere sympathy to Club member Billy McCarthy on the recent death of his wife Catherine. May she rest in peace.