Gowran Park – Golf Notes, Wednesday 8th August 2013

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OPEN WEEK 2013 AT GOWRAN PARK

 

Open Week 2013 takes place from Thursday 8th to Sunday 18th August.  Popular competitions include a 3 Person Rumble on Friday 9th, Gowran Gathering Open Singles on Monday 12th for a special entry fee of only €10 for visitors, Ladies 2 Person Team Event on Tuesday 13th along with a 4 person team event to conclude the weeks’ activities on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th August – the full intinerary of event will be………………

 

  • Thurs 8th Singles Stableford                             Tues 13th Juniors Singles (morning)  Ladies Team Event (Afternoon)
  • Fri 9th 3 Person Rumble                                     Thurs 15th Singles Stableford
  • Sat 10th/Sun 11th  Fourball Stableford                Fri 16th  3 Person Team Event
  • Mon 12th The Gathering Singles                         Sat 17th/Sun 18th  4 Person Team Event

 

 

Open Singles – Thursday 1st August 2013

 

Our regular Thursday Open Singles on 1st August last resulted in Seamus Phelan (13) New Ross taking the honours with a score of 37 points.  Gowran Park member Kieran Fitzgerald took the runner up spot losing out on a countback after also scoring 37 points.  A successful weekend of celebrations took place over the bank holiday weekend to commemorate 12 years in business.  There was a record entry over the 4 days with all golfers enjoying both the course and facilities.  Results are available online at www.gowranpark.ie

 

 

Ladies Miele Semi Final

 

Unfortunately the Ladies Miele team were beaten by Borris in the semi -final on Friday 2nd August. The team who faced a very strong Borris side were  – Deirdre McCabe (Manager), Eileen Walsh (Selector), Hilary Dick ( Sub Manager).  Playing at home Judy Dick & Deirdre McCabe (lost 2/1), Sinead Kearney & Nora Barron (A/S called in 18th) and Away Kate Hennessy & Joan Murphy A/S (called in 18th), Ann Mullins & Maura Coe lost 3/2. Congratulations to all the team on reaching the semi-final stage and many thanks for their time and commitment. Thank you to all the supporters and best of luck to Borris in the final.

 

Following the recent text poll, the Ladies Competition Day has reverted to Wednesday’s commencing Wed 7th August with Sunday the alternate day.

 

JUNIORS RESULTS

 

22nd July – 18 Hole Singles Stableford

 

1st       Ciaran Whelan            (14)      44pts

2nd      Mackenzie Davin        (19)      43pts

 

22nd July 9 Hole Singles Stableford

 

1st       Tom Bolger                 (33)      17pts

 

29th July 9 Hole Scramble

 

1st       Niall Whelan (28), Adam Oakes (36), Aodhan Kent (36) –  32 nett.

 

Note:  Juniors Open Singles competition Tuesday 13th August – please ring golf shop

056 772 6699 for  tee times

 

Upcoming Fixtures

 

Wednesday 14th August                      RACING  – No Golf

Thursday 15th August                          18 Hole Singles Stableford                  Visitors €15

Friday 16th August                               3 Person Team Event                          Visitors €15

Saturday 17th/Sunday 18th August       4 Person Team Event                          Visitors €20

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