LOTTO 17th June. No winner of Jackpot for €2,000. Numbers drawn were 2, 12, 13, 16. Next week’s Jackpot will be €2,200.
Fixtures this week. Thurs 20th Men’s Open Singles Sat/Sun 22nd/23rd Men’s Open Singles
Sunday 16th June Donal McInerney Memorial Result
1. Del Todd (9) 39 pts b9 2. Ronan Walsh (8) 39 pts b9 Gross Michael Buggy (0) 33 pts
Class1 David Lynch (6) 37 pts, Class 2 Johnny Brennan (11) 39 pts Class 3 Patrick Kearney (26) 39 pts
Del Todd, Johnny Brennan and Patrick Kearney will represent Castlecomer in the GUI Singles Gold Medal Event later this year.
Thursday 13th June Thursday Open Singles Result
1. Warren Byrne (13) 41pts, 2. Seamus Coogan (13) 39pts Gross Michael Buggy (1) 36 pts
GET INTO GOLF FOR MEN: The Men’s Committee of Castlecomer Golf Club is presently promoting the game of golf among men who possibly once played golf as juveniles or among men who like outdoor sports and are curious about golf as a possible new game for them. Well, if you are in in the above or any other category of golfing curiosity and interest, the good news is that you will be welcomed with open arms in our club. We have a great course and dedicated and friendly membership. Please contact Seamie Brennan at 0872519853 or Linda at the office at 0564441139 if you or any of your friends would like to have a go at the “Get into Golf for Men”.
SENIORS: 22 men competed in the Pat Byrne Memorial Trophy on Wednesday 12th June. It was a 16 hole singles stableford competition. Scoring was excellent. Congratulations to the winners. RESULTS: 1 Johnny Hardy (26) 36 pts, 2 John Mulcahy (11) 36 pts, 3 Tony Cooper (27) 33 pts, 4 Tom Casey (23) 33 pts, 5 Matt Pollock (27) 32 pts, 6 Seán Scanlon (15) 29 pts, 7 Marty Connolly (22) 28 pts. Reminder that the next outing is to Portarlington on Monday 24th June. Also please support the Home Care Classic in Castlecomer on Friday 28th June.
JUNIOR CUP: Castlecomer Golf Club were well represented in The Junior Cup in Athy on Saturday 8th June. The team, managed by Tommy O’ Neill, included Ronan Ryan, Michael O’Neill, Padraig Curry. Colin Dunne and Shay Kennedy. Unfortunately the team didn’t progress to Sunday but thanks to all who put themselves forward for the Club.
LOTTO 10th June. ONE winner of Jackpot for €13,200. Numbers drawn were 9, 18, 19, 28. Next week’s Jackpot will be €2,000. Congrats to Michael & Patricia Doheny on their great win. May you both enjoy it to the full.
Ladies: Inter Club Competition: Congratulations to our Revive Active team and managers who beat Callan on Sunday 9th June. Team as follows: E. Foley, I. Madigan, M. Downey, L.C. J. Costigan, L. Mansfield, H. Murphy, J. Brennan, B. Brophy, T. Manning, Mgt. O’Keeffe. Managers: I. Madigan and Mgt. O’Keeffe. Get Into Golf Results: High & Low, 1st C. Conway, D.Nugent 17pts, 2nd H. Fogarty, M. Boran 14pts. Singles, 1st. M. Holohan 14 pts, 2nd K. Mooney 13 pts. Team Event, M. Holohan, P. Dowling, M. Boran, K. Mooney. Congratulations to all the winners
Fixtures Thurs 13th June Men’s Open Singles
Sat/Sun 15th/16th June Donal McInerney Memorial Open Singles . Please note the top scores from this competition in handicap categories 0 to 9, 10 to 17 and 18 and over will go forward to represent Castlecomer in a national GUI sponsored singles tournament at a venue to be decided.
Sun 9th June Men’s Open Singles.
1. Sean O’ Shea (5) 40 pts, 2. Sean Scanlan (17) 38 pts b9, Gross Jason Brennan (4) 33 pts b6
Class 1 Anthony Holohan (7) 37pts, Class 2 Ciaran O’ Neill (12) 38 pts b9,
Thursday 6th June Thursday Open Singles Result
1. Luke Peterson (27) 38pts, 2. Stephen Daly (5) 37pts
SENIORS: 24 golfers played in the 16 Hole Scramble on Wednesday 5th June. RESULTS: 1 Paddy Neary (18), Marty Connolly (22), John Shore (29) 53 1/2 nett, 2 Johnny Brennan (11), Pat Graham (23), Tom Slevin 54 nett b9, 3 Tommy O’ Neill (7), Liam Farrell (23), Phil Shore (24) 54 nett. A reminder to all seniors that the PAT BYRNE MEMORIAL TROPHY is fixed for next Wednesday, the 12th June. It is a Singles Stableford competition. Assembly is at 9.30am as usual for tee off at 10.
LOTTO 4th June. No winner of Jackpot for €13,000. Numbers drawn were 4, 5, 8, 12. Next week’s Jackpot will be €13,200.
Fixtures Thurs 6th June Men’s Open Singles, Sat 8th/Sun 9th Men’s Open Singles
Monday 3rd June Open Singles Result
1. Patrick Roche (30) 41 pts, 2. Matt Dooley (21) 39 pts
Sun 2nd June 3 Person Champagne Scramble
1. Michael O’ Neill (7), Paul Rice (9), Peter Mulhall (16) 93 pts
2. Shan Butler (15), Eamonn Doyle (17), Eamon Connery (22) 92 pts
Thursday 30th May Thursday Open Singles Result 1.Liam Doyle (17) 41 pts, 2.Christy Comerford (14) 39 pts.
Men’s Inter Club: Castlecomer Golf Club played The Heath Golf Club in both the South Leinster Trophy and the Michael Moore Cup on Sunday 26th May. (a) South Leinster Trophy: Castlecomer had home advantage in the South Leinster. Of the 4 matches played in Castlecomer, Comer won 3, with 1 called in with ‘Comer 2 holes up. Castlecomer won 2 of the 3 away matches with 1 called in. Comer Won 5 -0 with 2 called in overall. The team was, at home Peter Mulhall, Gerry Mealy, Anthony Gilroy and Kieran Bergin while away in the Heath were Michael Doheny, Sean Scanlon, and Dick Farrell. (b) Michael Moore Cup: The Michael Moore Cup matches went Castlecomer’s way as well winning all 3 of their home matches and with 1 away success to give an overall result of 4 -2 with one called in. The team was, at home Michael Brennan, Martin Ring, and John Lacey while away in the Heath G.C. were Pat Haughton, Martin Mealy, Ger Comerford and Michael O’Connor.
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Fixtures Thurs 30th May Men’s Open Singles, Sat 1st/Sun 2nd June Three Person Champagne Scramble (Any Combination).
Sun 26th May Men’s Open Singles.
1. Michael Dowling (26) 44 pts, 2. Noel Rothwell (12) 40 pts, Gross Jason Brennan (4)33 pts
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Thursday 23rd May Thursday Open Singles Result
1. Ciaran O’ Neill (13) 42 pts, 2. Colum Lynch (8) 40 pts
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SENIORS: Thirty two golfers played in the 16 hole classic on Wednesday 22nd May. The course in general, including fairways and rough, was a credit to the course staff and with perfect weather, many were expecting high scores. They failed to materialise possibly due to scarified greens – which should be fully in order again inside a couple of days. Well done to the winners and everyone who played in the classic. RESULTS: 1 Shan Butler (15), Seán Scanlon (16), Pat Morrissey (19), Seamie Brennan (20) 74 pts, 2 John Kelly (15), Patrick Kearney (26), John Shore (30) 73 pts, 3 Murty Coonan (11), Tom Slevin (26), Eddie Fogarty (28) 72 pts.
DUGGAN CUP: Castlecomer’s Duggan Cup team under manager, Martin Brennan recorded a good win against Callan on Sunday 19th May. Pat Comerford and Nicky Walsh were out first in Callan and won on the 19th while Michael Minogue and Andy Cleere followed this up with a win on the 15th. In Castlecomer meanwhile Gerry Meally and Tom Mooney were out first and also won their match on the 15th to seal victory. The other two home matches of Michael Daly and Paul Rice and Marty O’ Shea and John Holohan were called in. Continued good wishes to our Duggan Cup team.
The club would like to offer our sincerest thanks to Castlecomer Credit Union and our other sponsors for their tremendous support in the staging of our successful Team Championship Classic. Without them we would not have had the same success. We ask all our members to support Castlecomer Credit Union and our other sponsors for their valued commitment.
LOTTO 20th May. No winner of Jackpot for €12,600. Numbers drawn were 11, 17, 26, 27. Next week’s Jackpot will be €12,800
Team Championship 2019 Results
1. Ronan Ryan (7), Mark O’ Dwyer (12), Liam O’ Gara (20), Matthew O’ Gara (13) 97 pts
2. Caroline Conway (17), Margaret Furlong, (16), Noreen Kinsella (24), Ann Doyle (31) 96 pts
3. Michael O’ Connor (19), Paudie Mulhall (23), Peter Mulhall (16), John Phelan (12) 95 pts b9
4. Victor Smyth (7), Fergal Murphy (17), Nigel Dagg (7), Tony Treacy (11) 95 pts
5. Martin Rowe (8), Tom Peterson (11), Tom Coogan (10), Del Todd (9) 94 pts b9
Ladies. Maura Coe (20), Kate Hennessy (12), Fionnula Taylor (33), Charlotte Boote (27) 91 pts
Over 55 Murty Coonan (13), David Douglas (14), Liam Downey (15), Eamonn Breen (14) 93 pts
SENIORS: Results from Bunclody on Monday 13th May with 35 golfers playing, 1 Ollie Gleeson (15), Seán Scanlon (16), Patrick Kearney (25), Jean Ryan (36) 84 pts, 2 Johnnie Brennan (11), Donie Walsh (15), Michael Dooley (20), Eamonn Mc Evoy (23) 80 pts, 3 Pat Graham (23), Tony Cooper (27), Eddie Fogarty (28), Mai Mc Evoy (34) 77 pts.Non GUI Ken Loughlin, Eamonn Mahon, Shay Loughlin, Seamus Loughlin 102 pts
BARTON CUP: Callan GC proved too strong for Castlecomer GC in the 2nd round of the Barton Cup on Monday 6th May, with Castlecomer eventually losing 3.5 to 1.5 matches. Callan played top class golf to win the 1st Match in Castlecomer defeating Jason Brennan & Marty O’Shea. In the second match Mick O’Neill & Ronan Walsh played very steady golf to win by 3 & 2. In the last match at home Paul Rice & John Smith were involved in a top class match with superb golf played, there were 8 birdies shared between both pairs in the first 10 holes & the match was all flat when they were called in on the 16th hole.
Away from home the Callan golfers were in top form & on the day just too strong for Castlecomer. Michael Dermody & Paul Walsh, Padraig Curry & John Dowling both lost their matches on the 16th hole.
Sun 5th May Men’s Open Fourball (Holmpatrick Cup Qualifier)
CHAMPION GOLFER: Castlecomer Golf Club congratulates Emer Foley in winning the Junior Scratch Cup in Tullamore Golf Club last weekend. Emer who plays off an 11 h/c won with a marvellous score of 124 gross.
This week’s fixtures Thurs 2nd May. Men’s Open Singles Sat 4th/Sun 5th Men’s Open Fourball (Holmpatrick Cup Qualifier & Club Matchplay Qualifier) Mon 6th Men’s Open Singles
Sun 28th April Men’s Open Singles
1. Michael Bolger (4) 40 pts, Jason Brennan (4) 39 pts, Gross Michael Buggy (1) 34 pts
Scramble: The scramble is back every ‘TUESDAY at 5.30p.m. All golfers and
1. Martin Mealy (25) 37 pts b9
1. Tom Slevin (29) 41 pts 2. Shamus Malone (15) 37 pts
LOTTO 8th April. No winner of Jackpot for €11,400. Numbers drawn were 2, 21, 27, 28. Next week’s Jackpot will be €11,600
LADIES RESULTS: Lamb Competition: 1st Nuala Mahon
Attention: 9 Hole scramble commences on Tues 9th April at 5.30hrs. All members and non-members welcome. GUI handicap not required (€5 for
LADIES: The High and Low competition took place on Monday, 18th March.