Ladies Notes w/e Sunday 19th May 2019

Successful week-end for Mary Lou:  Last week-end was one to remember for Mary Lou Carroll.  On Saturday Mary Lou won the prestigious Mothers Day Competition Final. Generously sponsored by Dungarvan Shopping Centre, the final was played in Dungarvan Golf Club comprising players representing  Dungarvan, Gold Coast, Lismore, Tramore, Waterford, Waterford Castle and West Waterford golf clubs. 


The following day, without any after effects from the day before,  Mary Lou was successful in the Joan Curran Memorial competition.  Mary Lou, playing off 20 had 38 points, closely followed by the in form Una Mulligan playing off 28 also with 38 points.  The Gross was won by Fiona Butler playing off  17 with 55 points. We know that Summer has arrived when Fiona and her sister Joanne are down playing!  Slotting into 3rd place was Mary Herlihy, who is playing great golf at the moment with 36 points.  Jean Conway who is making a welcome return to golf won Category A.  Playing off  21 Jean had 21 Points.  Category B was won by the always consistent Denise Nugent with 33 points, while the popular winner of the Category C section was Reena McDonnell, who is rarely out of the prizes with 32 points. Sincere thanks to Michael Curran and family for sponsoring this great competition in memory of a much treasured member and former Lady Captain.


Catherine Ruane put in a Great Performance:  Catherine Ruane who is only 16 put in a wonderful performance to finish 6th in the Bronze Medal final in Headfort.  Catherine was only two shots behind the winner.  Well done Catherine for representing West Waterford so well in such esteemed company.


Dungarvan players Clean Up in Willow and Oak 3 Ball:  It was a lovely day last Thursday in West Waterford for the Willow and Oak sponsored Champagne Scramble.  Victory went to the Dungarvan Golf Club visitors Mary Burke, Kathleen McNamara, and Anne Marie Barron with 64 Points.  Our Lady Captain Jean O Donovan together with visiting player Ann Hennebery and West Waterford new recruit Laura Cliffe finished second with 62 points while Joan Sheehan, Mary Lou Carroll and Joan Ronayne put in a good performance to take the 3rd spot with 59 points. Sincere thanks to Willow and Oak.


Challenge Cup Team:  All roads lead to East Cork next Sunday as Joan Sheehan sends her team off to East Cork to compete in the 3rd round of the Challenge Cup.  Good luck to all the team.


Interlude 18 Hole Stroke Competition:  On Thursday and Sunday next the Interlude sponsored 18 Hole stroke competition takes place.  Running in conjunction with this is a 9 hole Qualifying competition.  Please make sure when you are entering on the computer that you select the correct competition!  This gives players a chance to play on both Thursday and Sunday ie. if you have played in the 18 hole on Thurs you can go out on Sunday and play in the 9 hole.


Mixed Foursomes: The East Munster Rounds of the Irish Mixed Foursomes take place in the Gold Coast on June 15th and 16th.  If you are interested in playing on the team please put your name up on the notice in the Ladies Locker room.  Handicap limits do apply.