Men’s Golf News

Joe Elliot Cup/Monthly Medal Competition

The Joe Elliot Cup/Monthly Medal Competition will take place this weekend Sat/Sun. 17th/18th. This is a Golfer of the year Competition with a time sheet in operation.


Junior/Intermediate  Scratch Cup Competitions

The Open Junior/ Intermediate Cup Competitions due to have been played over the weekend have been postponed to a later date.


Barry/ Hickey/Henderson Open Week Competition

The Barry/ Hickey/Henderson Open Week Competition will take place from Wednesday 21st June operating until Sunday 25th.


Ulster Fourball Competition

Well done to the Clones Ulster Fourball Team who are through to the next round of the Competition having beat Masserene 4/1 at home

Clones Golf Club -OPEN Week Continues

Open Week continues until Sunday 12th, with the following fixtures still to go, Tuesday 7th, Men Scotch Foursomes, Sponsor, Barry, Hickey & Henderson, Solicitors. Clones, Wednesday 8th. Men Fourball Betterball. Sponsor, Philip Brady Menswear, Cavan. Thursday 9th.   Ladies and Gents  Single S.Ford, Sponsor, Leo Rooney, Clones. Friday and Saturday 10th/11th. 3 Person Team,  Sponsor, McDaids Pharmacy, Clones and Sunday 12th. 4 Person Team. Sponsor, Conagra, Carrickmacross. Fee €5 for members and €15 for visitors. Buggies available for hire. Tel 04756017 for timesheets. Presentation of prizes Monday 13th June at 9.30pm in the clubhouse. On behalf of the Club I would like to take this opportunity to thank the various Sponsors who, year in year out, when called upon Sponsor the said Competitions.

Open Weeks Results

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

Lady Members’ Cup

The winner of the Lady Members’ Cup is definitely in form having been runner up on Lady Captain’s Day the previous week. Congratulations to Geraldine Fitzpatrick (29) who returned a fabulous nett 66! This beat the field by a good 7 shots! Geraldine took a hefty cut to her handicap of 4 shots and now plays off 25. In second place was Mary Trant (14) with a nett 73 and the gross winner was Elaine Hamilton (16) with 92. Winner of Section A was Anne McCarthy (20) with 76 nett on a countback. Section B was claimed by Noeleen McCague (27) with nett 80 and Kathleen “my putter’s hot” Leonard (30) won Section C with 76 nett. The ladies club would like to thank our generous sponsors Ciaran Smith Professional at Rossmore Golf Club and Barry, Hickey & Henderson Solicitors Clones for their continued support.