Ross Photo to the right is of Ross Golf Club Drive In, sponsored by Fexco Prize Bonds. Left to right, Captain Aidan O’Connor, Lisa Kerfoot, Maurice O’Shea, Bridie Brosnan, Lady Captain Mary Cronin, Ivo O’Sullivan Ross and Fexco Prize Bonds, Mossie Cremin, President Ambrose O’Donovan and Han Lenihan. CAPTAINS AND PRESIDENT’S DRIVE IN Finally the weather was kind to us all and the sun brightly down on Ross golf club for the Drive In. The members gathered at the 1st tee box and admired the golfballs being struck beautifully by Lady Captain Mary Cronin, Captain Aidan O’Connor and President Ambrose O’Donovan. The 9 hole mixed scramble kindly sponsored by Fexco Prize Bonds was enjoyed by all and the following were on the winning podium, 1st Daniel Cronin, Tim Lynch, and Han Lenihan 25 3/7, 2nd Mark Coffey, Renaldas Bendikas, and Lisa Kerfoot 26 1/7, 3rd Rolandas Bendikas, Jim Fleming and Elizabeth Kelliher 26 2/7, 4th Maurice O’Shea, Mossie Cremin and Mary Cronin 26 2/7, 5th Mike Courtney, Liam Chute and Bridie Brosnan 26 2/7 SPRING LEAGUE The Spring League has commenced. All information on the notice board. Enjoy your matches and the best of luck to all. Killarney Ladies Club Results of Captains and President’s drive in Sponsor Kerry Linen Services Mixed Foursomes St. Patrick’s day 17th March, 2014. 1st Denis Carroll (6) Christine Carroll (13) 44 pts 2nd Tim O’Meara (15) Bernie Nolan (13) 42 pts 3rd Eamon Fitzgerald (17) Maura Fitzgerald (23) 42 pts. B.G. Captain Mike Daly, President Mary Geaney 27 gross pts. 4th Derry O’Connor (10) Mary O’Connor (24) 41 pts. 5th Seamus O’Neill (7) Mary O’Neill (26) 39 (b.9) 6th Brendan Brosnan (12) Kathleen Brosnan (21) 39 pts 7th Noel Duggan (11) Breeda Duggan (20) 39 pts Guest Prize Paul Geaney (10) Marie O’Connor(15) 35 pts. Sunday 23rd March 2014 Results of Competition – Mahonys course, singles Stableford Sponsored by Park Road Late Night Pharmacy. 1st Ailish Mulcahy (5) 40 pts 2nd Mary O’Connor (24) 37 pts 3rd Ann Moynihan-Rudden (8) 36 pts (b.9) B.G. Amy Arthur 8) 26 gross points 4th Eileen Tarrant (29) 36 pts CSS 71 (39 pts) Sunday Next March 30th 2014 Singles Stableford Competition Killeen Course, Sponsor – Malton Hotel, Tee times 8.30am to 10.30 am. Killarney Men’s Arbutus Cup Singles Stableford Killeen 23/3/2014 1st Colm O’Connor (8) 40 2nd David Leane (12) 40 3rd Tom Murphy (13) 40 4th Paudie Sheahan (15) 39 5th Baden Maher (5) 38 Cat 1 (0-6) Denis Coleman (6) 37 CAT 2 (7-11) Declan Kelly (11) 38 CAT 3 (12-17) Padraig Sheahan (13) 38 CAT 4 (18+) Teddy Bowler (18) 32 Kenmare Gents: Easter Hamper and GOTY 1st Seamus O’Brien (15) – 42 pts. 2nd Bryan O’Shea (15) – 41 pts 3rd James Cremin (14) – 40 pts (OCB) Next weekend 18 Hole S/F and Final of District League Team times are booked for Sunday. Ladies: 18 hole s/f 1st Noreen Crowley (13) 35pts 2nd Marianne Klopp (27) 32 pts 3rd Marie Kissane (22) 32 pts on c/b Killorglin Sat 22nd, Sun 23rd, 18 hole stableford for the AIB sponsored Maxi McMahon. 1st Mike McCarron (13) 43pts. 2nd Aidan Spillane (7) 43pts. 3rd John Carmody (28) 42pts. Gross Denis Bird (7) 75 gross. 4th Eamon Sheehan (18) 42pts. Senior John J Tangney (18) 42pts. Junior Craig Counihan (17) 41pts. 12 Hole weekly 1st Seamus Mannix (26) 31pts. The Club outing this year is to Dooks on this Sat March 29th. Tee times apply and sheet will be in the shop. This is confined to 48 so get your team in as soon as possible. Waterville Mother and son, Aileen and Padraig Maher won their respective club competitions in Waterville Golf Club this weekend. 18 Hole Sponsor Sinead O’Sullivan: 1.- Aileen Maher (22) 39 Pts. 2.- Eileen Fitzpatrick (26) 35 Pts. 3.- Jacky Hardy (18) 35 Pts. 13 Hole Re-entry: Aileen Maher (22) 30 Pts. Results: Sunday 23rd March 2014 Competition: 18 Hole S/Ford Sponsor T.M. Ltd (Martin Clarke) 1st Padraig Maher(14) 38pts 2nd Mike Murphy(6) 37pts 3rd John B. O’Shea(1) 37pts 4th Che Flaherty (15) 37pts B. Nine Padraig Doyle(13) 22pts Sun 30th March 18 hole S/ford Sponsor Sceilig Garden Centre. Castlegregory Results: Men’s Club, Sunday 23rd March, East V West Kindly Sponsored by Tomásíns Bar & Restaurant, 18 Hole Stableford, Winners West 296 pts. to East 276 pts. 1st Sean Spillane (19) 41 pts, 2nd Francis Herlihy (13) 39 pts, 3rd Seamus Cronin (14) 38 pts. Front 9 Joe Mulcahy (9) 20 pts, Back 9: Joe Parker (21) 21 pts. Ladies Club: Sunday 23rd March, Kindly Sponsored by Sure Alarms, 18 Hole Stroke, 1st Tina Moriarty (18) 69 Nett, 2nd Marie McCarthy (17) 69 Nett. Fixtures: Men’s Club, Sunday 30th March, Swap Day with Ceann Sibeal, Mixed Timesheet. Ladies Club, Friday 28th March, Kindly Sponsored by Helen Besseling, 18 Hole Stableford. Draw at 10 am. Sunday swap day with Ceann Sibeal. Easter Build a Hamper 9 Hole Re-Entry ongoing. Ring of Kerry Golf Singles Stableford 1st: Anthony Kenny (17) 45pts ocb 2nd: Stephen Daly (16) 45pts 3rd: Joseph O’Neill (5) 41pts Ballyheigue Castle The 3rd Round of the Spring League, sponsored by John and Marian Barrett took place on Sunday. After last Sunday the top 4 teams qualify for the matchplay semi finals. 1st Team B (Jimmy O’Sullivan) 218pts 2nd Team I (John Slattery) 213pts 3rd Team E (Earl McMahon) 206pts 4th Team A (Ger Lynch) 205pts 5th Team F (JJ McElligott) 200pts 6th Team H (Chris Edge) 199pts 7th Team J (John Barrett) 197pts 8th Team G (Francis Darcy) 194pts 9th Team D 193 (Ken Hanlon) 193pts 10th Team C (Tim Joe Griffin) 172pts The semi final line up for next Sunday is as follows: Team B (Jimmy O’Sullivan, Patrick O’Carroll, Terry O’Connor, John Donegan, David Linnane) V Team A (John Paul Leahy, Brian McGrath, Vincent Linnane, Ger Lynch, Eamon Stack) Team I (John Slattery, John Pierce, Jamsey McGrath, John Dineen, Pat Dillane) V Team E (Earl McMahon, Packie Bunyan, Jerry Horan, Declan McCann, Enda O’Halloran) The semi finals will begin at 8am and all players are asked to be at the course for 7.45am. The final will also take place on Sunday approx 40 minutes after the last semi final ends. Semi-Finals and Final will consist of: 1 Singles Matchplay, 1 Scotch Foursomes Matchplay and 1 Fourball Matchplay. There will also be a Single Stableford competition for those who have not qualified for the Spring League Semi Finals. Timesheet is available in the clubhouse. Ballyheigue Castle Golf Club Ladies Club You can now play in our Easter Hamper Competition. Format is 12 hole Single Stableford with your best 2 cards to count. Play any day. Ceann Sibéal Gents Singles S/Ford Sponsored by Global Village Restaurant (GOY) 1. Michael J Kavanagh (19) 44pts 2. Ignatius O’Connor (23) 40pts 3. Tom Hoare (13) 39pts Next Week: Singles S/Ford sponsored by Foxy John’s Bar, Dingle Ladies 14 Hole Singles S/Ford-Sponsored by Adrienne O’Donovan 1. Bernie Firtéar (34) 33pts 2. Cathy Dooley (24) 30pts 3. Kate O’Connor (27) 29pts Ballybunion Ladies Weekly Results 18th – 22nd March 1st Siobhan Walsh (32) 34pts 2nd Sighle Henigan (15) 30pts 3rd Eleanor O’Sullivan (20) 29pts 4th Dori Cotter (34) 29ppts Ladies Scramble Sunday 23rd March 1st Nora Quaid (11) Betty Doolan (26) Mary Whelan (31) 471/2 pts 2nd Ann Marie Sexton (24) Colleen McElligott (31) Aideen O’Leary (36) 485/8 pts 3rd Mary Horgan (20) Aoife Moloney (26) Mary Kelly (36) 483/4 pts Fixtures: Sunday 30th March Club Foursomes Qualifier Sponsored by Bennett Brothers. Seniors Competition Thursday 27th March Cashen Course. Tralee Mens Results Sunday 23 March – Club Singles 1. Stephen Barter(17) Ken Holmes(10) 45pts 2. Jerry Moloney(13) Pat O’Donnell(9) 45pts 3. Pat Stack(11) Billy Myles(22) 43pts Thank you to everyone that played yesterday. We will send on a cheque for €500 to NCBI working for people with sight loss. Congratulations to Stephen Barter and Ken Holmes who now go on to represent Tralee Golf Club at the County finals. The golfing season gets under way in earnest next Sunday, lets hope for some good weather. Best of luck to all over the golfing season. Fixtures 25 Mar – 18 holes Tuesday Golf – entry fee €5 – Last Tuesday competition until November 29 Mar – Casual Golf 30 Mar – MC1 – GROVE FARMS 5 April – Casual Golf 6 April – MC2 – TRANSMISSION LINKS 12 April – Casual Golf 13 April – MC3 – TILLOTSON 19 April – Casual Golf 20 April – GRAND HOTEL 21 April – Spring Medal Stroke Blue Tees or Club Singles Stableford White Tees 26 April – Stroke Blue Tees or White Tees Stableford 27 April – MC5 – OYSTER TAVERN 3 May – Junior Scratch Cup – BAILYS SOLICITORS 5 May – AMAM OPEN Any Combination 10/11 May – Jimmy Bruen Shield West Munster (No Golf) Ladies results The competition on Wednesday 19th, Mounthawk Plate Stroke competition was marked invalid due to lack of entries and will be played on another date to be announced. Results of Billy Nolan Jewellers sponsored Ladies Club Fourball played on Sunday 23rd March 2014. 1st Niamh Carmody (12) and Emma Leahy(22) 44 points 2nd Philomena Stack (16) and Mary Murphy (15) 40 points Fixtures Wednesday 26th March (singles Club sponsored) Sunday 30th March 18 holes singles stableford sponsored by Terry’s butchers Wednesday 2nd April (Slattery Cup Stroke) Dooks Men’s Club Club Singles 22nd / 23rd March 2014 1st – Austin Shaughnessy (12) = 41 pts 2nd – Mike Moriarty (14) = 40 pts 3rd – Derek Kelly (13) = 38 pts 4th – Tom Curran (19) = 38 pts Best Gross – Joe Healy (9) = 29 pts Next Weekend 29th / 30th March = P&D Cash and Carry Singles Stableford – Swipe to Enter. *************************** Ladies Club Competition: Quinlans Fish Singles Date: March 23rd 2014 CSS: 72 1st Margaret Lucey 23 40pts 2nd Adrienne O Sullivan 28 39 pts 3rd Catherine Doyle 12 37pts Cat A Tracy Eakin 3 36pts Cat B Mary Bowler 24 32pts Cat C Deirdre Barry 30 36pts
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