Kerry Golf News & Results

Killarney Golf Club Killarney Results of Exchange day with Mallow Golf Club Sunday 17th August, 2014 Team of Two, Sponsored by Christy’s Stores, Killarney. 1st Nuala Meade (20) Ann Ladd (11) 44 pts (BK9) 2nd Margaret Brosnan (21) Anne Looney (25) 44pts Next Sunday’s Competition 24th August, will be sponsored by the Aghadoe Heights Hotel Killeen Course. Lady Captain’s day 31st August, Mahony’s point, singles stroke. Our Senior Foursomes Team will play int he Munster Final in Limerick Golf Club next Friday 22nd August, we wish them the best of luck. Our young Killarney Team were narrowly defeated in the Final of the Irish Senior Cup by Laytown & Bettystown at Mount Wolseley Golf Club on Saturday 16th August. Our Congratulations to them on being the Runners up in the All Ireland Final of this National Event, having dispatched Co. Sligo in the quarter- final and Dublin’s Elm Park in the Semi-Final. Congratulations also to the Management Team and sincere thanks to all the Supporters who travelled to Mount Wolseley. Killarney Men Singles Stableford Mallow Exchange, 17/8/14 1st Tim O Donoghue (15) 39 pts 2nd Joe Walsh (20) 38 pts 3rd Baden Maher (5) 38pts 4th James Devane (9) 38pts 5th Donal Cronin (10) 37pts CAT 1 (0-6) John Kerrisk (4) 37 CAT 2 (7-11) Derry O Connor (10) 37 CAT 3 (12-17) Ivan Sullivan(17) 37 CAT 4 (18+) Eugene McSweeney (22) 36 Open Day The next Open day is on 27th August on Killeen, Visitors Entry fee: €40 Member Entry Fee: €10 Format: Singles Stableford, to book your tee time, please call reservations on 064 6631034. Killorglin Ladies: FIXTURE: The Kerry Photo Stores 18 Ole StablefordHoleHHHHHoleHHHHhhhHole Stroke can be played Sat 23rd. Sun 24th or Tues 26th. Arrange own time and partners. O’SULLIVANS BAKERY FOURBALL MATCHPLAY: The Final of the O’Sullivans Bakery Fourball Matchplay will take place on Fri 22nd between Eibhlin McCarthy/Eileen Bell V Kathleen Keating/Eileen Devane. Best of Luck ladies and enjoy your match. LADIES OPEN DAY : The Ladies Club are holding a Fundraiser on Sat 30th August. Ladies & Men’s 18 Hole Stableford. Separate Prizes. Time Sheet for Visitors runs from 10am to 11am and again from 1pm to 3pm. Members can play outside of these times. Visitors €15 and Members €10. Contact Pro Shop at 0669761979 to reserve tee times. Killorglin Men Open Day 18 Hole Singles – Valentia Island Weekend Away Tues 12th August 1st Cormac Foley (Tralee) (12) 40 pts Puck Fair Singles Re-entry 1st Robert Kennedy (8) 41 pts 2nd Jer Joy (9) 41 pts 3rd Eamon Sheehan (18) 40 pts Gross Aidan Spillane (7) 77 Gross 4th Mike Griffin (20) 40 pts Senior Michael.A.O’Sullivan (14) 38 pts V-Par Singles 17/08/14 Sponsor Billy Dodd 1st Pat Goulding (20) 6 up 2nd Cormac Foley (12) 5 up 3rd Rick Sheehy (20) 4 up Gross Aidan Spillane (7) 76 Gross 4th Denis Cronin (16) 4 up Senior Moss Joy (15) 3 up Junior John McCarthy (6) 1 up Fixture Sat 23rd & Sun 24th Fexco 18 Hole Singles Tuesday 26th August Open Day Singles – Sponsored by Billy Dodd – Weekend Away on Valentia Island. Separate competition for both ladies and gents. Castleisland Men’s Club Sunday August 17th Lady Presidents Prize to Men 1st Sean Prendiville 38pts 2nd Pat Ruane 38pts 3rd Philip Horan 37pts Saturday August 16th Open Singles 1st James McAuliffe 38pts Fixtures Sunday August 24th Singles GOY V- Par sponsored by Hennebreys Tralee Sunday August 31st Maurice O’Connor’s Presidents Prize Open Junior singles for boys and girl each Wednesday, tee off at 11:30 for age 18years and under. For bookings contact Mairead on 0667141709 Open Scramble every Friday evening tee off at 6:30. All welcome SENIORS: Castleisland Seniors every Monday at 11am. Castleisland Ladies golf club Result of Ann Stuart’s Lady President’s Prize 1st; Margaret Moloney (21)31 Waterville Lady Captain’s Day Marie Mullins – Saturday 16th August 2014: 1st. Sinead O’Sullivan (17) 38 Pts. 2nd. Carolyn Cashman (25) 37 Pts. Best Gross : Patricia Gibson (11) 24 Gross. 3rd. Niamh Buckeridge (21) 36 Pts. 4th. Ann Quinlan (22) 36 Pts. Past Captain’s Jenny O’Sullivan (29) 36 Pts. Front Nine Anne Ahern (15) 21 Pts. Back Nine Eileen Fitzpatrick (23) 20 Pts. Nearest to the Pin Mary Clifford (23) 72 cm. Longest Drive : Judy Sutton (20) 9 Hole Members: Noreen Ryan (24) 19 Pts. 9 Hole Juniors: Eva Murphy (36) 16 Pts. Guest Mary Jermyn (22) 39 Pts. Men’s 9 Hole Vincent O‘Sullivan (23) 18 Pts. 18 Hole Stableford Sponsor: Colman Quirke: 1.- Patricia Gibson (13) 40 Pts. 2.- Lorna Barrett (27) 40 Pts. 3.- Jenny O’Sullivan (31) 38 Pts. 4.- Bride O’Brien (23) 34 Pts. 13 Hole Re-Entry: Sinead O’Sullivan 17) 26 Pts. Results: 17th Aug. 2014 Competition: 18 Hole S/ford Sponsor. Malachy Walsh & Partners(Seamus Kelly) 1st Vernon Devane(12) 39 pts 2nd Con McCarthy(24) 38 pts 3rd John O’Neill(3) 38 pts 4th Ger O’Driscoll(16) 37pts B.9 Mike Murphy(6) 20 pts Sun 24th 18 hole s/ford Sponsor Jack Freeney Ross On Sunday August 17th we held the Maurice O’Donoghue Memorial Cup Strokeplay competition The following were the winners:- 1..Denny Lucey (21) 67 2..Donnagh Moynihan (10) 67 3..Maurice O’Shea (16) 69 BG..Mike Brosnan 79 4..Michael Courtney (15) 70 5..Tony Lenihan (16) 70 FN… Alan Flynn BN…Peter O’Brien Ross Ladies RESULTS Wednesday August 13th three person 10 hole scramble kindly sponsored by Killarney Sports and Leisure Centre. In first place were Elizabeth Kelliher, Bridie Doyle and Angela Gallivan 28 2/7, 2nd Sinead O’Shea, Mary Cronin and Mary McMonagle 31 5/7 and 3rd Margaret O’Donoghue and Noreen O’Mahony 32 2/7 Sunday August 17th 18 hole single stableford competition kindly sponsored by O’Sullivan Cycles, 1st Lady Captain Mary Cronin (24) 36pts, 2nd Mary O’Sullivan (31) 34pts and 3rd Elizabeth Kelliher (20) 34pts FIXTURES Sunday August 24th 10 hole scramble. Names in by Sunday 8.30am. Sunday August 31st club sponsored 18 hole competition Sunday September 7th President Ambrose’s prize to the Ladies. The Race Company will hold a race meeting from Wednesday August 20th-Saturday August 23rd. The Ladies club wishes the Race Company the very best of luck with the race meeting. BEST WISHES The Ladies Club wishes our Junior Foursomes team the very best of luck in the Munster Cup Final at the Limerick Golf Club on Friday August 22nd. They will meet East Cork in the final. A big congratulations to Manager/player Elizabeth Kelliher for all the hard work and dedication put in to reach this stage of the competition. Thanks to everyone for the support and good wishes along the way. AUTUMN LEAGUE. Our Autumn League is in progress. A reminder to check notice board for details and continue to get matches played. Club Mixed Foursomes The final of the club mixed foursomes took place on the morning on Saturday August 16th. In the final were Noreen O’Mahony and Jordanas Jonikaitis versus Eileen Fleming and Mark Coffey. It was nip and tuck for the first eight holes, but once Noreen and Jordanas went one up turning their continued consistancy and accuracy showed in end and they won on the 16th. Congratulations to Noreen and young Jordanas on a great win. Jordanas is only 15 years old and he is playing great golf and the Ladies club would like to congratulate and wish the best of luck to Jordanas and his cousin Renaldas Bendikas for reaching the “Junior Golf Tour Ireland” all Ireland finals at Glasson Golf Club on August 18th and 19th. We will be keeping and eye on their progress. Castlegregory Results: Men’s Club, Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th August, Captain Brian Neenan’s Prize, 18 Hole Stableford kindly Sponsored my Met Pro, 1st Colin O’Sullivan (12) 39 pts., 2nd Frankie Herlihy (12) 38 pts. 3rd Richie Greer (5) 37 pts., 4th Tom Bulfin (20) 37 pts., Best Gross: Tom Egan (11) 36 pts. Cat A: Pat Leahy (11) 35 pts. Cat B: Fenton Herlihy (14) 36 pts., Cat C: Mike Mercer (24) 33 pts., Longest Drive: Tom Moriarty, Nearest the Pin: Colin O’ Sullivan, Sat CSS 68, Sun CSS 69, Ladies 9 Hole Stableford, 1st Marcella O’Flynn (15) 19 pts., 2nd Marie McCarthy (17) 19 pts. Ladies Club: Friday 15th August, 18 Hole S/Ford Kindly Sponsored by Gary O’Donnell, 1st Anne Collins (29) 40 pts., 2nd Mary Rose Binchy (16) 37 pts, 3rd Merlyn O’Connor (21) 36 pts. CSS: 68. Seniors: Thursday 14th August, 9 Hole S/Ford, Winner: Aidan Smith (15) 20 pts. Fixtures: Friday 22nd, Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th August Annual Fundraising Open Classic, Teams of 4 – Any Combination, Entry Fee €120 per Team, Teams and Individuals may re-enter. Entry includes Tea/Coffee/Scone before play with BBQ on completion. TIMESHEET OPEN Contact Clubhouse on (066) 71-39444. Ceann Sibéal Gents: Aggregate 4/Ball- Tom Fitzgerald Memorial 1. Seosamh Ó Súilleabháin (20) Seán Ruiséal (21) 80pts 2. Damian Duffy (5) Kieran Clancy (16) 79pts 3. Seán Desmond (4) Cillian Desmond (13) 78pts 4. Brian O’Connor (15) Gene O’Connor (18) 78pts Singles S/Ford – Duais an Chaptaein- Dónal Ó Loingsigh 1. Coilín Brophy (16) 40pts 2. Dalach Carey (14) 38pts Gross Seán Desmond (4) 32pts 3. Tommy Sayers (10) 38pts 4. Tom Curran (18) 38pts 5. Tom O’Mahony (16) 37pts Front Nine. Paddy Duggan (21) 21pts Back Nine. Shane Garvey (5) 18pts Iar Chaptaein.. Damian Duffy (5) 37pts Seniors. 1. David Descoteau (20) 37pts 2. Frank Wall (13) 30pts Juniors. 1. Timothy Howes (5) 30pts 2. Brian O’Connor (15) 30pts Longest Drive. Timothy Howes Nearest Pin. Ronnie O’Donovan Ladies Open Singles S/Ford-Goretti Moynihan Charity Day 1. Ann Long (27) 38pts 2. Janet Sharkey (26) 35pts Gross. Regina Foley (8) 24pts 3. Margaret Power (31) 35pts 4. Bridie Uí Ghearailt (27) 35pts Front Nine. Noreen Lucey (35) 21pts Back Nine. Muiríde Uí Chruadhlaoich (21) 18pts Duais an Uachtaráin- Jo Uí Fhiannachta 1. Siobhán Uí Mhurchú (27) 40pts 2. Kate O’Connor (27) 38pts Gross. Maighréad Uí Chíobhain (7) 27pts 3. Eleanor Curran (11) 36pts 4. Fiona Mulcahy (28) 36pts Front Nine. Ann Courtney (13) 18pts Back Nine. Barbara Carroll (15) 22pts Iar-Uachtarán: . Muiríde Uí Chruadhlaoich (21) 31pts Best 36 H/Cap. Blaithín Ní Bhric (36) 36pts 9 Hole Comp. Ann Murphy (36) 12pts Kenmare Ladies: Captain Noreen Crowley’s Prize: 1st Marie James [19] 64 nett 2nd Anne Clifford [27] 66 Best Gross Kim Kennedy [17] 85 Silver Jane O;Sullivan [20] 69 Bronze Collette Bradshaw [36] 69 Front 9 Mary R O’Sullivan [23] 32 Back 9 Angela Cronin [24] 32 Past captain Laura Hatton [23] 71 Committee Marianne Klopp [22] 72 Putting Christina Foley 29 putts. Men: Thursday 14th Tom Healy Memorial 1st Sean Finn (24) – 41 pts 2nd John Sheppard (22) – 40 pts 3rd Ray Bambury (13) – 39 pts (OCB) Sunday 17th 18 Hole Stableford 1st Brian Holden (19) – 39 pts (OCB) 2nd Bertie McSwiney Jnr. (23) – 39 pts 3rd Cliff Marwood (16) – 37 pts (OCB) Next weekend Junior, Intermediate and Senior Scratch Cups.- GOTY. Ballybunion Brosnan Memorial Medal 111 17th August 2014 1ST Kieran Culhane (11) 71 2nd Liam Carmody (9) 73 3rd Sean O’Keeffe (12) 74 Best Gross John Molyneaux Jr 78 4th Paudie O’Connor (5) 75 5th Jerry Kiely (14) 76 6th Sean C O’Sullivan (16) 77 Back 9 M A Quaid(12) 34 Senior: Frank Dore (8) 77 Fixtures: Saturday 23rd August Parent and Child Competition. Sunday 24th August Men’s Singles Sponsored by Frank Dore Old Course. Lady Captain Mrs Toni Quilter Prize Saturday 16th August 2014 1st Margaret McAuliffe (35) 38pts 2nd Anne Marie Carroll (13) 36pts Best Gross Una Deneefe (4) 29pts 3rd Eileen Kenny Ryan (12) 35pts 4th Maeve Barrett (17) 35pts 5th Anne Marie Sexton (25) 35pts 6th Josette O’Donnell (15) 35pts 7th Sighle Henigan (15) 34pts 8th Teresa Cronin (17) 33pts Best 36 Aideen O’Leary (36) 28pts Front 9 Nora Murrihy (27) 19pts Back 9 Tess Noonan (34) 19pts Senior Nora Quaid (12) 31pts Committee Olga Kiely (20) 29pts Past Captain Clare Hurley (28) 29pts 9 Hole Eileen Noonan (23) 16pts Guest Hilary Browne (27) 13pts Friday Mixed Scramble Sponsored by Cahills Supervalu Ballybunion 15th August 2014 1st Liam Gallagher (21) Geraldine Gallagher (36) John Quirke (13) Patrick D Harnett (14) 39.6 2nd Eleanor O’Sullivan (21) Damien Courtney (21) John J Nash (18) Michael Purtill (25) 41.7 3rd Frank Pierse (22) Catherine O’Mullane (35) Haulie Costello (9) John O’Halloran (15) 41.9 Hole in One – Michael Purtill Fixtures: Sunday 24th August Mary Horgan Properties Competition Cashen Course. Senior Results August 14th. Tom Simpson Trophy 1st Milie Costello (20) 32 pts 2nd Jerry Galvin (15) 30 pts 3rd Sean Corcoran (10) 30 pts 4th Denis Eggleston (24) 30 pts 5th Noel Morkan (19) 30 pts 6th Ollie Kearns (18) 30pts 7th Michael Jones (25) 29pts 8th Seamus Hanley (9) 29 pts B.G. Arthur Spring (7) 25pts V. Dominic Lynch (24) 27 pts S.V. Michael D. O’Sullivan (19) 27 pts Fixtures: Seniors Captains Prize Mr Dermot Walsh Thursday 21st August Cashen Course. Ring of Kerry Club Championship / Scratch Cup (Blue Tees) sponsored by The White Room of Kenmare 1st: Tommy O’Driscoll (0) 74 gross 2nd: Joseph O’Neill (3) 75 gross 3rd: Michael Young (5) 79 gross Singles Stableford (White Tees event) 1st: Jamie Lowe (22) 40pts 2nd: Kevin McGrath (9) 39pts Up Coming Events 23rd / 24th August Tony O’Connell Memorial Trophy sponsored by Brendan Breslin 2-Person OPEN team event – Better-Ball Stableford Visitors €20 per person. Dooks Lady Captains Shivaun Shanahan Prize Sunday 17th August 2014 CSS. 73 1st – Noreen Coffey (12) = 64 2nd – Bridget Cahillane (33) = 66 Best Gross – Tracy Eakin (3) = 78 3rd – Kay Woods (23) = 70 4th – Bridie Kingston (26) = 70 5th – Valerie Heffernan (35) = 71 6th – Roisin Cross (17) = 71 Front 9 – Maura Shanahan (15) = 33.5 Back 9 – Miriam de Vere White (18) = 33.0 Past Captains: Marguerita Mulcahy (17) = 75 Putting – Paula Ledbetter (13) = 28 putts Best 36H – Dolores Johnston (36) = 80 Nearest the Pin on 8th- Aileen Curtayne = 8ft 8 in Seniors – Catherine Brick Swallows – Caitriona Daly Ballyheigue Castle Ladies Results Exchange Day with Killorglin on Sunday 17 th August. 1st Lorraine Canty (35) 45 Points Category A Kathleen Gilbride (21) 41 Points Category B Julianna O’Carroll (36) 40 Points Open mixed scramble this Friday night for the ladies club. Presentation of prizes immediately afterwards in the Clubhouse. This Sunday Open Mixed Classic -please support. Time sheet in the Club House. On Sunday we had an 18 Hole Single Stableford competition, spsonsored by Brendan Moriarty Ballyheigue, which was won by Danny Roche who was 5 over par for 48pts. 1st: Danny Roche (17) 48pts 2nd: Ger Lynch (23) 39pts 3rd: Pa Dineen (9) 39pts CSS 35pts After Sunday the top 5 in the GOTY is 1st: Noel Gilbride 115pts 2nd Pa Dineen 110pts 3rd Pat Dillane 93pts 4th Enda O’Halloran 78pts 5th Ger Fitzgibbon 73pts. The Top 30 in the GOTY will qualify for the Master Classic Final in October. 30th place at present is 28pts. Next Sunday August 24th is an Open Mixed Classic in aid of the ladies club. Scramble Results from Friday August 15th 1st: Paul Herathy (12) Padraig Casey (18) Tony O’Connor (20) Jane Lewis (29) 26 1/16 2nd: Mike O’Connor (12) Ann Leahy (1) John Donegan (21) Darren Godley (24) 28 5/16 3rd: John Gibbons (13) Brian O’Driscoll (18) Robert McElligott (24) Brent Williams (25) 4th: James O’Dowd (2) Pat Canty (16) Terry Coleman (22) Brendan Harty (22) 30 2/16 Winner of the Thursday Open Singles was Mark Kissane (Powerscourt) with 38pts. The Open Single Stableford competition continues every Thursday during the summer. The 9 hole open mixed scrambles will continue on this Friday evening August 22nd with a shotgun start at 6.45pm. Please note the change of time and ring the clubhouse beforehand to enter your name for the draw for partners for 6.30pm. All welcome. This weeks scramble will be run by the ladies club.