Our Annual Club Classic will be played over three days, Friday 27th to Sunday 29th May. Reserve the dates. Details will be advised next week. Booking on BRS or through Pro Shop on 052 7441474.
Golf for Ukraine
Thank you to everyone who supported Golf for Ukraine over the weekend in play or by donations. Sunday was a special day for our Ukrainian friends being their National Day. Funds raised will be presented to Irish Red Cross Ukrainian Fund and the amount will be advised to Members in early course.
Murphy Candles Open Day
There was superb support for the first of the Ladies Open Days of 2022 on Thursday 28th April. Very kindly sponsored by Murphy Candles, the prizes were beautiful and reflected the warm sunshine and wonderful playing conditions on the day. There was great excitement as scores for the 18 Hole Champagne Scramble were returned and everyone delighted when a visiting team from Slievenamon Golf Club was announced Winner. Cahir Park ladies were close behind with fantastic scores.
Winners: Una Creed (H/C 40), Paula Spillane (H/C 28), Geraldine Bartlemy (H/C 32), all Slievenamon Golf Club, 104 pts.
Second: Caitlin Fitzgerald (H/C 15), Joanne Quaid (H/C 18),.Emma Keating (H/C 25), all Cahir Park, 100 pts
Third: Marie Keating (H/C 27), Michelle Keating (H/C 15), both Cahir Park and Helen O’Donoghue, (H/C 21), Clonmel G.C., 99 pts.
Congratulations to all the prize winners.
Thank you to everyone who played and supported the Day.
Mari Mina Bernie Boles Memorial Series
Round 2 was played over Saturday and Sunday 23rd/24th April.
Marie Keating (H/C 27) had another successful day winning with strong 40 pts ahead of Miriam Halley (H/C 17) with 37 pts.
Anne Walsh was the third of the qualifiers for the Series at the weekend.
Round 3 will be played on Thursday 5th May.
Tuesday 26th April, Ladies Seniors, 12 Hole Champagne Scramble
Winners: Eleanor Carroll, Betty Buttimer, Phil O’Connor, Fiona Rea, 75 pts.
Second: Mary Kenrick, Imelda Buckley, Breda Wall, 71 pts.
Ladies 9 Hole Qualifying Competitions
There will be a 9 Hole Qualifier every second Monday playing Holes 1 to 9 commencing Monday 9th May. Booking via BRS.
Our second golfer of the year counting competition took place between Friday 22nd April and Sunday 24th April 2022. The format was stroke. Dinny Ryan shot an excellent 65nett playing off 15 to win. Well done Dinny. In second place was Richard Fitzgerald 67nett with a handicap of 24. The lowest score of the competition (gross) went to Philip Quirke who returned a 71 and third spot went to Leonard O’Connor with a 69 nett playing off 9. Great shooting lads.
Our Barton Shield team recorded an excellent win over Thurles last week with the team made of pair one Gary and Niall Morrison and pair two Emmet Leahy and Darren Sweeney. They will now play Clonmel in the next round.
On Sunday May 1st our senior cup team over came Clonmel in the opening round of the senior cup. The team was as follows: Niall Morrison, Emmet Leahy, Gary Morrison, Jack White and Shay Hughes. The team are now play Mallow in the next round.
Well done to the teams and management.
Remember to pick up the Fixtures Booklet in either the Pro Shop or Bar/Restaurant. Very kindly sponsored by Eugene Quirke uPVC Limited, this is a requirement for your Golf bag to keep up to date with Competitions and Dates.