The ever popular Clones Credit Union sponsored OPEN weekend commences on Friday 3rd July and concludes on Sunday 5th of July. This is a single stableford repeater for both ladies and gents with prizes for first and second in both gender categories. Fee for member €8 and €5 to repeat. Fee for visitors €15 to enter and €15 to repeat. Play as often as you like with no handicap cuts (just in case you are hanging out for Captain’s Day!!) To book a tee time ‘phone 047 56017. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking Clones Credit Union Limited for their generous sponsorship.
Enrolment of Juveniles will take place on Thursday next 9th July at 7pm, Membership is €75 for the year and this includes 6 golf lessons.
The O2 Trophy will be played on Thursday 2nd of July. This is a single stableford so it’ll will limber you up ladies for the Open Weekend! Prizes sponsored by Roxy O’Harte and the club
Sunday 5th July and Thursday 9th July the ladies compete in the Lady Members’ Cup. This is a single stroke, Medal DRAW GOY Plenty to play for here 1st, 2nd, gross and 3 section prizes so make the most of the fabulous weather and the pristine condition of the course. Prizes generously sponsored by Ciaran Smyth Rossmore Professional
There have been some great matches so far in the mixed match play with reigning champions Alex and Roberta Hamilton just edging out the McConkey pairing, P J and Brid Finlay beating the O’Tooles, Captain Gerry Traynor and Loretto pipping Joy Cassidy and Bernard McAviney and Paddy Clarke and Teresa Fitzpatrick beating Paul & Paula Jenkins. There are still a couple of matches to be played before the end of the month in this most amiable contest.
The fourth Golfer of the Year stroke 25th June was contested by only two sections and Ann McCarthy won Section A with a nett 76 and Section B was won by Roberta Hamilton with a nett 73 on a countback from Kathleen Leonard. Roberta took a 2 shot hit to her handicap! Well done Roberta!
The winners of week 9 were Vera Tighe with a fabulous 21 points and the seniors’ prize was won by Nuala Browne with a very nice 18 points. Well done ladies!
The following are the winners of last weeks June Monthly Medal Competition,
1st Frank Mulligan 62 (net)
2nd Paul McKeown 62 (net)
Gross Donal O Reilly 74.
Clones Golf Club would like to thank everyone who participated in open week especially our visitors and sponsors. The results are:
Sat. June single stableford sponsored by Kelly Rahill & Co. Cavan Accountants. 1st Brendan Gilroy 34, 2nd Fintan Flynn 33 Gross Niall Murphy NTB 31.
Sun. 7th June 3 Person Team sponsored by Golf Nation Enniskillen 1st Joe Smith, Gabriel Brady and Ronan Brady, 2nd Sean McBrien, Pat McCabe and Bernard McAviney
Tue. 9th June single stroke sponsored by McDaids Pharmacy Clones 1st Brendan Gilroy 69, 2nd Brian McGorman 71 Gross Paddy McKeown 81
Wed. 10th June stableford sponsored by Barry, Hickey & Henderson Solicitors Clones 1st. Kevin Collins 45, 2nd Sean Bonner 39 and Gross Donal O’Reilly 33
Thur. 11th June ladies and gents stableford sponsored by Leo Rooney 1st Sam Foy 43, 2nd Gerard Trant 34. Ladies 1st Teresa Hanawin 37 and 2nd Maura William (Belturbet) 33
Fri/Sat 12th/13th June 4 ball better ball sponsored by Sean Rooney Plant Hire Rockcorry 1st Gerard Trant and Mark Connolly (Kilmarnock) 46, 2nd Captain Gerry Traynor and Diarmaid King 44
Sun. 14th June 4 person team sponsored by Conagra, Carrickmacross 1st Shane McNaughton, Martin Clegg, Tony Greenan and Gene McEnroe 99 and 2nd Seamus Brady, Ronan Brady, Gabriel Brady (Belturbet) and Aidan Fitzpatrick 98
Ladies have their 4th Golfer of the Year stroke Medal DRAW on Sunday 21st June and Thursday 25th June.