ON the FAIRWAYS
Charlesland Golf Club
Mens strokes: R Vaughan (9)70, K Cronin (18) 70. Gross: A Threadgold (2) 73 gross; Class 1: A Maher (9) 73; Class 2: P Barry (15) 74; Class 3: C McNally (22) 75. Junior: A Price (10) 69. Ladies Strokes: S Donnelly (23) 71; A Benson (11) 75c/b; H Gall (16) 75c/b.
Mens Stableford: S McCann (14) 32pts; G Mullins (12) 32pts; J Carr (21) 31pts.
Woodenbridge Golf Club
Saturday, April 5 - Singles Stableford - Sponsored by O'Brien Family - 1st: W.P. Roger Bannon (11) - 40pts; 2nd: Frank Duffy (7) - 39pts; 3rd: William Jarrett (6) -39pts; 4th: Karl Tracy (12) - 38pts.
Bridge Hotel Golf Society
Last week's competition was held at Arklow Golf Club with 14 members playing. First net was won by Tomas Halpin with 36 points Class 1: Gerry Kavanagh with 31 points; Class 2: Martin Stokes with 33 points; Front nine: Paul Hoey 19 points; Back nine: John Huzzar 18 points; Nearest the pin: Glynn Davenport.
Next Saturday's competition will be held in Glen Mill Golf Club - TEE OFF 10.15 am
Check out our website - www.bridgehotelgolfsociety.com and also follow us on Facebook for upcoming outings
Djouce Golf Club
Men's v Par: Paul Kinsella (10) 3up, John Murray (10) 1 up, Vincent Keegan (16) 1 up.
18 h S'ford: John Kavanagh (17) 73, Paul Kinsella (10) 73, C.J. Doyle (16) 75, Michael Bolger (12) 75. Ladies 12 Holes: Marion Kennedy (33) 19, Valerie Brennan (8) 18. 18 H S'ford: Bernadette Campion (34) 31, 9 Holes: Moira Jones (16) 10.
Check us out at http://www.djoucegolfclub.com.
Kilcoole Golf Club
Single Strokes GOY 2 - 1st: V Mc Caul (19) 63; 2nd: N Doyle (12) 67; 3rd: E Mc Grath (11) 67.
Fourball better ball ¾ h/cap - J Smyth (8), P Kelly (12) 44 pts C/B; T Mc Manus (8), M O'Neill (12) 44pts.
Seniors Open - 1st: D Mc Grane (17) 43pts; 2nd: M Donnelly (18) 41pts; 3rd: M Mason (v) 40pts.
Semi-Open - 1st: M Donnelly (18) 36pts; 2nd: C Mc Namara (16) 34pts; 3rd: S O'Neill (22) 34pts. Ladies - Kilcoole Ladies Section Golf Results - Wednesday, April 2 - 18 Scramble - 1st: Pauline Doyle H/C 15, Kay Garvey H/C 22, Mary O' Gara H/C 28 73.5.
Saturday, April 5 - 18 hole S/Ford - 1st: Caroline Mohan H/C 16 34pts.
Sunday, Apr 6 - 18 hole V Par - 1st: Gillian Moore H/C 20 - 4.
Blainroe Golf Club
Results - Fourball Qualifier Sunday, April 6 - '14 - Winner: 67, R Fahey (2) and C Nagle (13); Second: 68 D Smith (3) and P Heffernan (10); Third: 70 B Flynn (13) and J Moore (19).
Baltinglass Golf Club
Michael 'Psychy' O'Neill clinched the Easter League title with a fantastic round of 44pts in the play off final over the weekend.
Well done Michael, this years league was very tight and the play off added an extra dimension to it. Thanks to every one who supported the League!
Michael Howard won the Gun Club Trophy, the longest played competition in the Club, this weekend with a very consistent round of 4 up. Joe Fagan and Conor Manning with scores of three up finished second and third respectively.
Men's Results - Gun Club Trophy - 1st: Michael Howard 4up; 2nd: Joe Fagan 3up; 3rd: Conor Manning 3up. Overall Easter League Title - Michael O'Neill 44pts. Congratulations to the Irish Mixed Foursomes Team who beat Coollattin by the odd match on Saturday evening last.
Ladies Results - Weekend Easter Hamper 29th/30th March - 1st: Orla O'hEocha (19) 26; 2nd: Patricia Foley (23) 23.
Easter Hamper Thursday April 3 - 1st: Bernie Hennessy (20) 34; 2nd: Mary D'Arcy (26) 34; 3rd: Karen McGowan (20) 32.
Survey Results - The Men's Section Committee held a two question survey last weekend.
The two questions were - For the Easter League we experimented by starting on the 17th tee-box.
Which hole would you prefer to start on for all future competitions? 1st or 17th - 1st 55% 17th 45%
To facilitate members who are unable to play on a Saturday or Sunday in the Easter League, players were allowed play in the competition on a Friday.
Going forward do you agree this should continue for future competitions? Yes or No? Yes: 94%, No: 6 %
Thank you for taking the time to do our survey!
Upcoming events - OFS is on this Tuesday at 12pm. Fri 11th / Sat 12th / Sun 13th 18 h Singles Stableford.
Easter Weekend (Fri/Sat/Sun) Open 3 Person Champagne Scramble.
Club Match play's - The entry sheets have been posted on the notice board in the men's locker room.
The Mitchell Cup, the club singles match play, has been played for since 1938. The cup was donated to the club by one of our founding members Col. C.C. Mitchell.
Last year's winners of 'The Jarlath Hughes Memorial Cup', the club four ball, Stephen Greene and Brian O'Hara, will prove to be very tough opposition for any pair who are drawn against them, as they will be trying their very best to retain their crown this year.
As most of the inter club competitions run by the G.U.I. are foursomes competitions, the Club Scotch Foursomes will run alongside the singles and four ball competitions.
Tom O'Neill PGA Professional - Junior coaching continues every Saturday. Tom is also running an Easter Camp over three days at a cost of €50. For further details contact Tom on 087 7622125.
Coollattin Golf Club
Singles Stableford - April 6th - 1st: Shay Clinton (5) 39 pts; 2nd: Joe Murphy (17) 39 pts.
Only two prizes because of small numbers (Juvenile fundraiser cancelled).
Singles Stableford - April 5th - 1st: Paul Douglas (12) 41 pts; 2nd: Daniel Curry (7) 41 pts; Gross: Sandy Smith (8) 31 pts; 3rd: Jim Cullen (16) 37 pts. CSS 72.
Arklow Golf Club
Tuesday, April 1 - 18 Holes 2 Ball Rumble. 1st: Peter Byrne (12) Billy Byrne (18) 59pts; 2nd: Pat Donegan (5) Eddie Gleeson (17) 58pts.
Friday, April 4 - 3 Person Team Event - 1st: Parkie Nolan (14) Bill Donoghue (18) Billy O'Neill (20) 83pts; 2nd: David Walker (15) John Redmond (19) Cathal Markey (18) 77pts.
Sunday, April 6 - 18 Holes Singles Stableford - 1st: Dave Williams (10) 36pts; 2nd: Mick Mcgovern (5) 35pts. Gross: Paddy Delaney (1) 32pts; 3rd: Kevin O'Reilly (7) 34pts Back 9. Visitor: Alan Redmond (13) 31pts
Rathsallagh Golf Club
Thanks to Mr Jordan O'Sullivan of Sportech Ltd for again sponsoring the Spring Cup.
Results - Category 1: Gavin Buckley (11) 38 pts. John Gannon (5) 38 pts. John Field (7) 37 pts. Category 2: Eoin Roddy (15) 37 pts. Alan Tynan (12) 36 pts. Category 3: Ed Butterfield (21) 34 pts. Joe Brennan (23) 34 pts. Junior Prize: Jack Solan (4) 35 pts. Longest Drive: Aaron Howard.
Our Captains, Anne Kane and Sean Dunne held their drivein on Sunday which was followed by a four ball team competition.
1st: Joe Brennan, Tom Foley, Antony Deering, Conor O'Hara, (48pts); 2nd: Aaron Howard, Michael Sleator, Hugo Kane, Yvonne Nicholl (42pt).
Good luck to our Barton Cup team who take on Baltinglass next Sunday
Wicklow Golf Club
April 5 and 6 - Ladies Open Singles Stableford - 1st: Mary Stapleton (29) 37 points.
Sunday, March 30 - Ladies Open Fourball was won by Caitriona Fogarty (17) and Bernie O'Donoghue (27) with 42 points.
Congratulations to the Minor Cup team who defeated Blainroe in the first round in Seafield last Monday, March 31. Many thanks to all those who came to support the team.
Hard luck to the Challenge Cup team who lost to Blainroe in Arklow on Saturday, April 5. Many thanks to all who came to support them.
Best of luck to the Irish Mixed Foursomes team who play Blainroe in the first round this Saturday, April 12 at 1.40pm. All support welcome.
A big thank you to all those involved in the “Spring into Summer” Fashion Show which was held last Friday, April 4.
It was a fabulous evening of fashion and fun. Many thanks to the organisers who put in such hard work to get the show off the ground and also to all those who attended or supported the show in any way. Thanks also go to all the shops who took part and to all the models who did such a wonderful job on the night.
Upcoming Open - Seniors Ladies and Gents Open Singles, Tuesday, April 22.
Golf Lessons for Girls: These lessons are for girls aged between 10 and 18 years.
They are available to members and non-members and to girls with or without previous golf experience.
The lessons will commence on Tuesday, April 29 and finish on Thursday, May 29. They will be held twice weekly on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6.00p.m. over five weeks.
The cost for the 10 lessons is €10 in total. Please contact Ann Reilly on 087-2819909 for further details.