Kerry Golf News & Results


Presidents Prize – Mr. James Curran
25th August 2018

1st David Farrell (12) 40 pts
2nd Ray Sheehan (13) 38 pts
BG John O’Neill (3) 34 pts
3rd Darragh Courtney (8) 38 pts
4th Greg Gibson (5) 36 pts
F9 Aidan O’Connell (18) 22 pts
B9 Aidan McAuliffe (13) 22 pts
Past President James Sugrue (31) 31 pts
Guest Brendan Lynch (13) Killarney 34 pts
Ladies 9 Hole Anne Marie O’Shea (23) 20 pts
Longest Drive John O’Neill
Nearest the Pin Michael Hanrahan


(Gents Branch)

26th August – President’s Prize – 18 Hole Stableford – Sponsored by O’Carrolls/Senator Windows
1st Humphrey Kerins (24) 43 pts
2nd Tadgh Ahern (14) 41 pts
3rd Mike Gleeson (19) 38 pts
4th Colin Moriarty (12) 38 pts
5th Gabhan O’Loughlin (13) 38 pts
6th Joe Kennedy (4) 38 pts
7th Peter O’Brien (10) 37 pts
Past President: Joe McMahon (13) 32 pts
Back 9: Edwin Spence (12) 18 pts
Front 9 John Egan (22) 22 pts
Nearest The Pin: Mike Gleeson
Longest Drive: Jerry A O’Sullivan

24th August – Open Friday – Sponsored by Cliffords Groundcare
Winner: Grainne McShortall (36) 36 pts


2nd September – 18 Hole Par 3 Stableford Competition – Sponsored by P. Galvin’s Bar, Beaufort.

Club Scramble every Wednesday –Meet at clubhouse at 5.30pm for 6pm shotgun start.

Every Friday – Open Single Stableford – Sponsored by Cliffords Groundcare – open to gents and ladies – Entry Fee €25 – Ring Clubhouse on 064-6644440 to book a tee time.

(Ladies Branch)

26th August 2018 – President’s Prize to Ladies – 18 hole Stableford – Sponsored by President Pat Quill and Ladies Branch
1st Margaret Guerin (26) 32 pts
2nd Teresa Clifford (29) 32 pts
3rd Sally Cooper (19) 29 pts
4th Grainne McShortall (34) 28 pts
Back 9 – Lady Captain Aideen Ryan-Lee (31) 15 pts
Front 9 Mary O’Shea (33) 19 pts


30th August – 9 Hole Stableford – Sponsored by Ladies Branch

2nd September – 18 Hole Par 3 Stableford Competition – Kissane’s Shop, Carnahone


Sunday 26th August 2018 fourball better ball (stroke) on Killeen, very kindly sponsored by Pat O’ Neill, The Style suite at The Brehon

1st Kelly Brotherton & Ailish Mulcahy 68 (b9)

2nd Sheila Crowley & Cara Fuller. 68

3rd Marguerita Mulcahy & Bernie Nolan 72.

Congratulations to all the winners !

Next weeks competition will be held on Killeen and is a stableford competition kindly sponsored by Jackie at Visage Beauty Salon, Killarney.

Killarney Men’s Club had their biennial tour to Southerndown, our twinned Club in South Wales over last weekend. The Tour was led by Club President Jack Buckley and Club Captain Derry McCarthy, and needless to say a great time was had by all who travelled on this much sought after tour. The troops played at Rosslare G.C. en-route and a singles Competition there was won by Club Captain Derry McCarthy with 39 Pts. in 2nd place was, Brian Clarke with 38 Pts. and in 3rd place on the same score was Bob Quilty President of Rosslare G.C. They played for the Southerndown Shield at the Club in Wales, and Killarney comfortably retained the Shield, the competition was incidental as the bonhommie and camaraderie were of paramount importance and they were greatly enjoyed by all. Killarney Club played a fourball Competiotion at Southerndown and the winners with Derry McCarthy and Chris Collins with 45 Pts. and in 2nd place were Liam O’Leary and John O’Sullivan with 42 Pts. who just edged our Donal Somers and Anthony Curran on the same score. The highlight of the tour was a splendid “Hole-in-one” by Club Captain Derry McCarthy at Southerndown G.C. which was duly celebrated in customary fashion.
The Club Competition held on Sunday the 26th of August was the exchange “Away day” at Kenmare G.C. The winner with 39 Pts. was Sean Devane, and in 2nd place with the same score was Peter Walsh. Full results are as follows, 1st Sean Devane(16) 39 Pts. 2nd Peter Walsh(11) 39 Pts. 3rd Colm O’Shea(14) 38 Pts. 4th Michael Dennehy(21) 37 Pts. 5th Donagh Crowley(8) 37 Pts. Best Gross Paud O’Donoghue(5) 35 Pts. Cat2 Jonathan Casey(11) Cat3 Joseph Hurley(12) 37 Pts. Cat4 John Twomey(21) 35 Pts. Competition Scratch Score was 37 Pts, reductions only.


Ladies Club: Friday 24th August, 18 Hole Stableford, 1st Jackie Moriarty (36) 34 pts., 2nd Miriam Mulhall-Nolan (29) 30 pts.

Sunday 26th August, Lady Captain Mary Ciepierski’s Prize, 18 Hole Stroke, 1st Helen Harty (25) 72 Nett, 2nd Teresa Rice (20) 72 Nett, Best Gross: Carmel Kearney 8, 3rd Joan Cantillon (23) 73 Nett. Front 9: Merlyn O’Connor (19) 35.5 Back 9: Mary T. Real (9) 36.5, Past Captain: Helen Harty, Best 36+: Noreen Kavanaugh, Beginner Member: 1st Nora Rice. Committee Member: , Nearest the Pin: Sandra Nyhan, Longest Drive: Anne Woods, Guest: Jim Sheehan, Putting: Under 35’s.. 1st James Sweeney, 2nd Melissa Ciepierski, 3rd Máire Ciepierski, Over 35’s 1st Eileen Goodwin, 2nd Cauty Flynn, 3rd Ruth Bowler. Men 18 Hole Stableford: 1st Aidan Smith (14) 40 pts., 2nd Pat Doody (8) 38 pts., 3rd Michael Burrows (10) 37 pts., Front 9: Tom Leen (17) 18 pts., Back 9: Colin O’Sullivan (12) 20 pts.

Over 50’s: Wednesday 22nd August, 9 Hole Stableford,1st Jackie Moriarty (36) 18 pts.

Seniors: Thursday 23rd August, 9 Hole Stableford, 1st Eamon Reidy (10) 18 pts.


Ladies Club: Friday 31st August, 18 Holes Stableford. 10 am Draw. Saturday 1st September, Captain Pat Doody’s Prize, 9 Hole Stableford for Ladies, Timesheet.

Ladies Over 50’s: Wed. 29th August, 9 Hole Stableford. Draw 10.00am

Men’s Club: Captain Pat Doody’s Prize, 18 Hole Stroke, Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd September. Time Sheet.

Timesheet for President Eddie Hanafin’s Prize now open.

Seniors: Thursday 30th August, 9 Hole Stableford. Draw at 9:30 am.


20th August Ballyroe Heights Hotel Open Golf classic

1st Damien Griffin (15), Brendan Griffin (19), Daniel Griffin (8) & Sandra O’Sullivan(24).92 Points.

2nd Sean Corcoran (12), John Shier (17), Frank Dore (7) & Eoin Shier (13). 92 Points.

3rd Domo Lyne (10), Mike Halloran (13), Mary Savage (13) & Brid Halloran (18). 91 Points.

Best Ladies Team:

Nuala Dawson (21), Angela Deenihan (25), Antoinette Sayers (25) & Veronique Davern (29). 84 Points.

Number Of Cards 54

22nd August Men’s’ Tankard Bar & Restaurant Festival Open Singles

1st Edmund Buckley (15) 42 Points.
2nd David Hennebery (4) 40 Points
3rd James O’Shea (8) 40 Points

4rd Seamus Enright (8) 36 Points.
Best Gross Paul Murphy (5) 36 Points.

18+ Handicap Bryan Leahy (18) 34 Points

22nd August Ladies’ Tankard Bar & Restaurant Festival Open Singles

1st Bairbre Reen 28 H/c 37pst
2nd Catherine McCarthy 11 H/c 36pts
3rd Laura Rafferty 18 H/c 36pts

CSS 72 (36 Stableford Points)

MC 14 Aug 26th Sponsored by Tralee Townhouse Aug 26th Sponsored by Tralee Townhouse

Men’s Results

1st Daniel O’Loughlin (14) 39 Points
2nd Pat Williams (13) 37 Points
3rd Tim Leahy (06) 37 Points

4th Kevin Rolls (13) 37 Points
5th Domo Lyne (10) 37 Points
6th Tony O’Halloran (12) 36 Points

18 + Eamon Fitzgerald (18) 36 Points

Best Gross : Graham Spring (1) 35 Points

No Of Cards: 84
CSS – 36 Points
Number of Players that beat Standard Scratch – 5


Sat 01st Sept Casual Golf & Junior Golf
Sun Sept 02nd Club Fourball 3 of Series
Sat Sept 08th Casual Golf, Club Finals Day(TBA) & Junior Golf
Sun Sept 09th Club Fourbal/Foursomesl Round 4 of Series
Sat 15th Sept Casual Golf & Junior Golf
Sun 16th Sept Autumn Medal.
Sat 22nd Sept Casual Golf & Junior Golf
Sun 23rd Sept Club Fourball/Foursomes Round 5 of Series
Sat 29th Sept Casual Golf & Junior Golf
Sun 30th Sept MC 15 Dooks Exchange CCS Cleaners

Ballyheiue Castle

Sundays competition was an 18 Hole Scotch Foursomes competition sponsored by Whites Sands Hotel Ballyheigue.
1st Anthony Kennedy & John Paul Leahy (14) 39 pts
2nd Martin Young and Kyle Reidy (17) 39 pts

Next Sundays competition is an 18 Hole Single Stableford competition. Timesheet available online.

The semi final of the Billy O’Sullivan against Kenmare will be played in the Old Course Ballybunion at 11.30am on Saturday September 1st.

The 9 Hole summer open scrambles will continue this Friday evening. Draw for partners will be at 6.15pm with a shotgun start at 6.30pm. All welcome. This will be the last of the Friday evening scrambles.

9 Hole Single Stableford Open Qualifying Competitions will continue on Thursday and run every Thursday throughout the summer. Timesheet available in clubhouse. Ring 066-7133555. Members €5. Non Members €15.

Ceann Sibéal / Dingle Links

3 Person Mixed Scramble- Sponsored by David & Judith Descoteau
1. Paul O’Keeffe (9) Michael O’Keeffe (28) Eleanor Ní Chaoimh (40) 59.3net
2. Damien Duffy (3) Nora Joyce (25) Gerlinde Floegel (35) 62.7net
3. Paul Duffy (12) Joe Curran (17) Teresa Irwin (31) 65net

Fixture List September:
2nd Singles Stroke Sponsored by Bernard Ó Súilleabháin
9th 4 Person Classic / Ballybunion Exchange- Sponsored by Paul Geaney’s Bar
16th Singles S/Ford Sponsored by Newcastle West Glass Ltd
23rd Singles S/Ford Sponsored by Carlen Glass Ltd
25th & 27th Open Seniors Classic – Sponsored by Dingle Distillery
30th Singles S/Ford (GOY) Sponsored by Toz O’Mahony

Open Singles S/Ford Sponsored by Strand House, Dingle
1. Majella Murphy (20) 37pts
2. Kate O’Connor (22) 35pts
Gross. Maighréad Uí Chíobhain (7) 27pts
3. Rosaleen Fitzgerald (25) 34pts
4. Máire Ní Mhaoileoin (26) 33pts
Front Nine. Aoife Ní Chíobháin (10) 19pts
Back Nine. Maura McKenna (26) 17pts

Ladies Fixture List September:
5th Singles S/Ford Sponsored by Sheehy’s SPAR
9th 4 Person Classic / Ballybunion Exchange- Sponsored by Paul Geaney’s Bar
12th Singles S/Ford Sheila O’Gorman Memorial
19th Medal / Stroke / GOY Sponsored by Noreen Lucey
25th Singles S/Ford Sponsored by Óstán Cheann Sibéal


Mens Competitions:

Men’s Medal IV Competition Sunday 26th August 2018 – Cashen Course C.C.S. – 75
1st Paul Enright (11) 72 net
2nd Eamon O’Connor (11) 73 net
3rd Barry O’Callaghan (5) 74 net
Gross Senan Carroll (0) 79
Cat, 1. 0-10 Brian Hayles (10) 75 net
Cat, 2. 11-17 James Sheehy (14) 76 net
Cat, 3. 18-23 Padraig O’Donnell (21) 81 net
Senior Eamon Fitzmaurice (17) 78 net
Back 9 James O’Callaghan (5) 36.5 net
Sunday 2nd of September 2018 Dan Blake Singles Sponsored by Bob McClure – Old Course

Ladies Competitions:
Ladies Competition Sponsored by Taelane Store Listowel Tuesday 21st August 2018 – Cashen Course C.S.S.73

1st Eileen Barrett (36) 40 pts

2nd Martha Woulfe (37) 37 pts

Best Gross: Joan Scanlan (9) 26 pts

3rd Meave Barrett (15) 36 pts

4th Teresa Cronin(20) 35 pts(bk9-18)

5th Anne Marie Sexton(23) 35 pts

6th Catríona Corrigan(11) 35 pts

Front 9: Marie Dalton(26) 19 pts

Back 9: Sighle Henigan (18) 18 pts

Seniors: Toni Quilter(17) 34 pts

Members’ Week Ladies Fourball Thursday 23rd August 2018 – Old Course
1st Renagh Murphy (10) &
Mary O’donoghue (11) 38pts

2nd Susan Gilmore (9) &
Mary Horgan (20) 36pts

3rd Eileen Kenny Ryan (12) &
Toni Quilter (17) 35pts
Ladies Competition Sponsored by Listowel Arms Hotel Sunday 26th August 2018 – Old Course C.C.S.S 76 (34pts r/o)

1st Teresa Cronin (20) 36pts

2nd Meave Barrett (15) 34pts

Best Gross Catriona Corrigan (11) 23 gross pts

3rd Marion Kennedy Hogan (12) 33pts

4th Eileen Kenny Ryan (12) 31pts (16/15)

5th Maria Lyons (21) 31 pts (19/12)

6th Anne Marie Healy (22) 30pts

Front 9 Margaret McAuliffe (29) 20pts

Back 9 Nora Quaid L C 16ptd

Seniors Olga Kiely (20) 27pts

Friday 31st August 2018 Friday Mixed Semi Open Competition – Old Course
Sunday 2nd September 2018 Ladies Competition – Cashen Course
Tuesday 4th September 2018 Ladies Tuesday Voucher Competition – Cashen Course
Senior Men’s Competitions:

Senior Men’s Competition Wednesday 22nd August 2018 – Adare Outing

1st Vincent Kelly (17) 34pts

2nd Eddy Moylan (15) 33pts
3rd Michael Barrett (17) 32pts

4th Donal Keane (24) 30pts B6 – 12

5th Jerry Galvin (18) 30pts B3 – 5

6th Tom Scanlon (18) 30pts B3 – 4

7th Miley Costello (19) 30pts

8th Michael O’Connell (16) 29pts B3 – 7

Gross Tony Hanley (11) 19pts

V Noel Morkan (20) 21pts

S.V. Michael Tagney (18) 27pts


Thursday 30th August 2018 Senior Men’s Competition – Cashen Course

Senior Ladies Competitions:


Thursday 30th August 2018 Senior Ladies 9 Hole Competition – Cashen Course


The Seniors Results for 20/08/2018 are as follows:-
1st Willie Galvin 28pts.
2nd William O’Sullivan 27pts.
3rd Mike O’Connor 26pts.

The Mixed Scramble Results for 22/08/2018 are as follows:-
1st Mary Scanlon, Veronica O’Connor, Willie Galvin, Cyril Quigley
2nd Catherine McGroary, Marian Kerrisk, Jim Crowley, Terence McQuinn

Next weeks competition
3 Person Florida Scramble


Exchange day with Killarney – Played at Mahony’s Point.

Men’s Results.

1st. Seamus MacGearailt (13) 42pts.
2nd. Dan Lucey (16) 40 pts.
3rd. John Duggan (5) 40pts. (OCB)

3 Ball Team winners – Daragh Siochru, Dermot Murphy and Fintan Kennedy – 47pts (OCB)

Thursday autumn gold winner – Bernard Hourihan – 23pts.

9 Hole Thursday Bottle Comp. winner – Paul O’Sullivan 21pts.