OPEN WEEK CONTINUES AT GOWRAN PARK
Gowran Parks’ annual Open Week continues this week with tomorrow Thursday seeing an Open Singles take place followed on Friday by a 3 Person Team Event sponsored by J. Donohoe Ltd, Enniscorthy. The weekend sees an Open 4 Person Classic take place over both Saturday and Sunday and is kindly sponsored by the Carlton Hotel Group, Bunclody. The leading golfers over the weekend will enjoy and overnight stay in the Millrace Hotel along with golf in the neighbouring Bunclody Golf & Fishing Club.
11 Year Celebrations
Brian Kennedy from Ballymoney Golf Club took the leading spot in our 11 Year Celebration Open Weekend. Brian was delighted with his prize of a summer table and 4 chairs – he scored 44 points on the day. Gowran Park member, Kevin Reade took the runners-up spot with 43 points on a countback from Jamie Dunne, Borris Golf Club who took 3rd spot. The ladies prize went to local member Brigid Mullins who had a great score of 41 points, while the daily prizes went to –
Friday Tony Mahon Gowran Park 37 pts
Saturday Jim Brauneisen St. Helens’ Bay 39 pts
Sunday Fergus Bolger Gowran Park 41 pts
Monday David Barcoe Mountain View 40 pts
The weekend was a great success.
Thursday last 9th August saw the first day of Open Week commence with an Open Singles taking place. Sean Fleming from West Waterford Golf Club took the leading spot with 41 points, from Gary Ryan Mountain View with 38 points. James Bergin Gowran Park took 3rd spot losing out on a countback scoring 38 points also. David Vaughan, Gowran Park took the gross prize with 36 points while Peter Reynolds, Killerig and Seamus Canning Borris took the front and back 9 prizes both scoring 23 points.
Friday saw a 3 Person Rumble take place with visitors Jamie Lalor and Adam Hennessy Carlow along with Trevor Lalor, Roundwood taking first place with 88 points. The runner-up spot was divided on a countback with Gus Grace and Frank Smith, Mount Juliet along with Maurice Feehily, Clonmel taking 2nd place from Kilkenny members Ned Byrne, Maurice Slater and Nick O’Donnell.
Upcoming fixtures include the Junior and Senior Scratch Cups taking place on Sunday 2nd September.
Thursday 16th August Open Singles
Friday 17th August 3 Person Team Event
Saturday 18th August &
Sunday 19th August 4 Person Team Event
Telephone Proshop on 056 7726699 for Time Sheets for all competitions
Ladies Golf Results
18 Holes Stableford – 8th August, 2012
1st Rachel Dick (32) 34 points
Junior Golf Results
7th August, 2012 – 18 Holes V-Par
1st Ciaran Whelan (19) +7
2nd J.P. Treacy (10) +3
Non handicap McKenzie Davin A/S