The fixtures list will be available at the Drive-In which is SATURDAY 18th of February which will see Captain Joe Smith and Lady Captain Teresa Hanawin ceremoniously received into their positions for 2017. Ladies please note that an additional draw time for Sunday is to be added at 11am.
The Ladies Spring League starts on Sunday 5th of February until 18th March and will be in teams (best 3 cards each week to count each week) stableford format over the “old 9 holes”. There may be a few tweaks as to which holes of our 20 holes are open due to maintenance work. The draw for teams has been done and Team Captains please notify your teams. You must be committed to play each week to be fair to the other team members. Team 1-Noeleen McCague, Rosita McCabe, Noirin McKenna, Mary O’Toole (captain), Kathleen McCabe Gibbons and Marion Foy. Team 2-Roisin Kerr, Helen Connolly, Paula Jenkins (captain), Eileen Kerr and Catherine Farrell. Team 3- Kathleen Leonard, Loretto Traynor (captain), Mary Trant, Ann McCarthy, Irene McConkey and Gio McKeever. Team 4-Celesta McKiernan, Teresa Hanawin (captain) Elaine Hamilton, Bridie Keenan and Una O’Reilly. Team 5-Teresa Fitzpatrick, Joy Cassidy, Roberta Hamilton, Brid Finlay (captain) and Doli Maguire. May the best Team win!!
There is a new WhatsApp group set up for the ladies club which can be used to contact the group to arrange golfing times and playing partners. Do not use it for private conversations!
Joe Smith Captain’s Day 2nd September.
Lady Captain Teresa Hanawin has booked her weekend away in The Slieve Russell 21st to 23rd April 2 nights bed and breakfast, one evening meal and a round of golf €265.00 single room or €205.00 sharing. Please hand your deposit of €50.00 to Lady Captain Teresa before the drive in. There is a list on the sign in desk in the ladies locker room, please add your name if you are going so that Lady Captain can book the rooms. Thank you!
The winners of the 3 person team held to honour the outgoing Captains for 2016, Paddy McKeown and Geraldine Fitzpatrick, were Brian Morgan, Melvin Brogan and Denis Parker
The numbers drawn on 23rd January were 10, 12, 16 and 29 there were no takers so the jackpot rolls over to 3,200 !! Lovely ! The 5 lucky dippers each winning 20 were Frank McElroy Newbliss, Fiama Traynor Tempo, Mick Cassidy Newtownbutler, Roxanne O’Harte Clones and Ruth Douglas Clones! Have a go, you never know!
Outgoing Lady Captain Geraldine Fitzpatrick and Captain Paddy Mc Keown will hold their official Drive Out on Saturday next 28th Jan at 4.30 pm. To mark the occasion a 3 Person Scramble will be organised for the event and a Draw for Partners will be held at 1 o’clock in the clubhouse. Please support. Refreshments and Prize-giving after official Drive Out in clubhouse.
What a great night tonight at Clones Golf Club last Saturday. 21 teams contributed to a very successful night. Thanks particularly to Melvin (+ Wendy) Brogan for all the organization in getting everyone here (+ refreshments) to Ollie Walsh Quizmaster, to Captain Joe and to helpers on the night Maurice Murphy and Vice-Captain Pat McCabe. Thank you particularly to all non-members who supported this event. We really appreciated your support and hope to see you again soon.
The numbers drawn on the 16th of January were 1, 5, 23 and 24 and no one won the 3,000 jackpot which now stands at 3,100. The 5 lucky dippers each winning 20 were Maida Kelly Clones, Kevin Duffy Latton, Don McFarlane Frank’s Bar, Paddy Devine G4 and Shaun Treacy Lisnaskea. Well done to them! We need more members to be lotto sellers please, if we all do our bit every little helps!