Gowran Park Golf Notes – Wednesday 12th February 2014

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Spring Series – Thur 6th/Fri 7th February 2014

 

A large entry over Thursday and Friday last in our Spring Series resulted in Bunclody member Terry Kerschbaum (14) taking the leading qualifying spot with a great score of 47 points.  Terry, formerly a member of Gowran, played the back 9 in 1 under par (26 pts) to secure victory.  One of our new members Aidan McCarrick (15) scored 44 points along with John Skehan (18) 43 points to take the remaining qualifying spots.  The competition continues this week…..timesheets available online or tel 056 7726699

 

Men’s 11 Hole Singles – Saturday 8th/Sunday 9th February

 

This past weekend saw an 11 hole competition for members.  A good timesheet  over Saturday and Sunday resulted in  Pat Murphy (20)  taking first place with 28  points from Larry Comerford (12) who took second place with 27 points – 3rd place went to Dave Vaughan (7) on a countback with 26 points.

 

 

Inter-Club Competitions 2014

 

Members are eagerly looking forward to the season ahead with the days starting to get that little bit longer all the time.  Finishing touches are being put to the management teams for the various inter-club competitions for the season ahead.  Details of these selections will be available next week. Members interested in the various competitions should put their names on the respective sheets in the clubhouse.

 

Captains Get Set For Year Ahead

 

Sunday 23rd February, sees the first major event of the year take place with the Captain’s Drive-In. Members are asked to register between 11.00 and 11.30 a.m. on Sunday morning ahead of the main event with tee off at 12.00 noon.   Captains Declan Davis and Deirdre McCabe are set to take the first tee by storm and officially drive-in to office for the year ahead.  They will be cheered on by members ahead of a fun team event to take place immediately afterwards.  The presentation of prizes will take place after the golf and finger food and refreshments will be provided.

 

Golden Golfers 3 Person Team Event – 7th Feb 2014

 

1st            Pat Nolan (23) Niamh Connolly (17) Eamon Kealy (15)                    49 pts

2nd           Paddy McGuinness (8) Mick Dillon (11) Mick Fitzpatrick (13)        48 pts

 

LADIES

 

11 Hole Stableford Wednesday 5th Feb 2014

 

1st            Kate Hennessy (7)          25pts

 

FIXTURES

Open Singles – Spring Series       Thursday 13th/Friday 14th              Visitors €20   (includes Soup & Sandwich)

Redmills Race Day                            Saturday 15th February                  NO GOLF

Captain’s Drive-In                            Sunday 24th February

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