Dates for your Diary

The Christmas tree and trimmings will be put up in the clubhouse on Thursday 7th of December so come along and give a hand around 8pm, the joint club AGM will be Sunday the 9th of December at 5pm and the Hampers Presentation, Birdie Tree, Par Pyramid and Medals will be at the party night on Thursday 13th of December at 9pm. Here is a date for the calendar 2019! April 5th to the 7th is the Lady Captain’s weekend away in Glasson, Athlone please ensure you are on the list and deposit of €50 to be paid asap. Any finally, for now, Lady Captain’s day will be on Saturday July 20th 2019, so plenty happening!

Christmas Fayre

The Christmas Fayre was such a success last year we are doing it again! It will be on Sunday 10th of December in the clubhouse 2pm to 6pm everyone welcome! Anyone wishing to have a table to sell their goods at the Fayre please contact Anne McCarthy on 087 620 308 fee €20. There will be mulled wine and mince pies, tea and coffee and of course the bar. There will be Christmas gifts, cakes, Christmas decorations, a raffle for a super-sized hamper and much much more. So come along to Clones Golf Club and get in the festive spirit!

 

Ladies Winter League

The scores for the first 3 weeks of the 9 hole Winter League can now be revealed and its great to see that all 5 teams returned at least 3 cards during that time. Team 1 are leading on 147 with scores coming from Catherine Farrell 15, Geraldine Fitzpatrick 15 and Celesta McKiernan for week one. Geraldine Fitzpatrick 15, Celesta McKiernan 16 and Ann Kelly 15 for week 2 and Catherine Farrell 17, Celesta McKiernan 17 and Eileen Kerr 19 for week 3. Well done ladies a great start! Team 4 are in 2nd place on 139 with scores from Elaine Hamilton 15, Joy Cassidy 13 and Teresa Hanawin 15 for week one. Elaine Hamilton a whopping 20, Joy Cassidy 13 and Teresa Hanawin 16 for week 2. Elaine Hamilton 18, Joy Cassidy 15 and Teresa Hanawin 14 for week 3. Super start team 4! Team 5 are currently 3rd with 137 with scores from Vera Tighe15, Una O’Reilly 17 and Eileen Maguire 13 for week 1. Vera Tighe 17, Roberta Hamilton 14 and Eileen Maguire 15 for week 2. Vera Tighe 18, Una O’Reilly 11 and Roberta Hamilton 17 for week 3. Again a great start ladies keep going! Team 2 and 3 are in joint 4th place both on 136 with scores for Team 2 from Mary Trant 17, Doli Maguire 13 and Ann Wrafter 15 for week 1. Mary Trant 14, Doli Maguire 15 and Kathleen Leonard 15 for week 2. Anne McCarthy 15, Doli Maguire 18 and Kathleen Leonard 14 for week 3. Team 3 also on 136 had scores from Noeleen McCague 14. Noirin McKenna 15 and Lady Captain Rosita McCabe 16 for week 1. Noeleen McCague 17, Noirin McKenna 17 and Lady Captain Rosita 19 (whahay!) for week 2. Noeleen McCague 14, Noirin McKenna 12 and Lynn Whelan 12 for week 3. It’s still all to play for and only 11 points separate the lead team from the last teams. You worst weekly team score will be discarded at the conclusion of the 8 week competition. It’s sooo exciting! With the fabulous weather last weekend there will be some good scores for week 4, so it could all change.

 

Ladies Winter League

Team 3 have taken a 7 point lead over Team 4 with a fandabbydoosy 20 points from Teresa Hanawin, 17 from LC Brid and 16 from Ann McCarthy totalling 248. Team 4 had 15 from Celeste McKiernan and Noeleen McCague and 17 from vice-captain Rosita McCabe. Just 1 point further back on 240 are Team 1 with 18 points from Roberta Hamilton and Vera Tighe and 14 from Teresa Fitzpatrick. Team 2 and 5 are battling it out for 4th place and at the moment Team 3 are just 2 points ahead on 223 with Joy Cassidy 17, Veronica McGorman 14 and 13 from Mary O’Toole. Team 5 battle on and are on 221. This competition finishes on Saturday the 6th of December.

Thinking of Christmas?

Yes it’s only a month to go and you’ve no idea what to get the golfer in your life, but did you know you can get vouchers from Clones Golf Club that can be used towards subscriptions, competitions, balls, gloves or simply added to their bar card. Contact the club for further details.

Tree Up

The ladies club will be decorating the clubhouse on Friday 5th of December at 8pm so come along and help our new Lady Captain and her freshly elected committee to decorate and felicitate the clubhouse!

Ladies Party Night

The ladies club will hold their party night with the presentation of the Christmas Hampers on Friday 12th of December at 8pm with professional catering compliments of the ladies club. Put in in your diaries ladies!