Put this date on your calendar Race Night at Clones Golf Club Saturday 23rd March. More details nearer the date!
Clones will host the Ladies Alliance on Monday 21st January tee reserved 9am to 11am.
Without Finbar and Hugh John we would not be able to boast such a magnificent course. Thank you gentlemen for all your hard work, we really appreciate what you do.
This exciting Captain versus Lady Captain team competition is back on the fixtures list and will take place on Saturday 18th of August with a shot gun start at 10am. Competitors are requested to arrive at 9.30am to be allocated in teams to play for either Captain Pat or Lady Captain Brid. Please note course is reserved for this event until after 2pm
Brid Finlay’s Lady Captain’s Day was last Saturday and the weather was atrocious! The ladies played in extremely wet conditions and high winds and most thought that the winning score wouldn’t be up to much. How wrong we were! The winner playing off 9 had 9 pars in her round and carded a magnificent nett 72! Well done Roisin Kerr a very talented golfer. Roberta Hamilton was second with nett 75 and the Gross went to Elaine Hamilton with 89. Section A (0-21) Mary Trant, Section B (22-28) Teresa Hanawin and Section C (29-36) Lady Vice-Captain Collette McCahery. Front 9 Helen Connolly and back 9 Anne McCarthy. Past Lady Captain Geraldine Fitzpatrick and Committee prize Eileen Kerr. The novice prize was won by Stella Mulligan who thanked Joy Cassidy in her speech for her encouragement and tuition. Nearest the pin went to Geraldine Fitzpatrick for the 2nd hole and to Rosita McCabe for the 10th hole. The Visitors prizes went to James Murphy, Eithne McAviney and Moira O’Brien and the men’s 14 hole stableford was won by Bernard McAviney 36 c/b and in 2nd was Brendan Bell also 36. The display of prizes were magnificent and all eyes were on the Tiffany bracelet which Roisin Kerr was delighted to receive.
Friday Open 20th July was won by Ned Barry nett 66, 2nd Francis Gibbons nett 69 and the seniors’ prize went to Eamonn Mullen nett 70
The numbers drawn on the 30th April were 2,15,19 and 22 and the lucky dippers were Linda Goggins Connons, Isabelle Connolly Roslea, Shane Connolly Packie Willies, Gerard Grew Corrany and Aisling McCabe Bray. The numbers drawn on 7th May were3,8,11 and 15 and there were no winners of the 7,400 jackpot which now rolls over to 7,500. The 5 lucky dippers each winning 20 were Patsy McPhillips Roslea, Mary Logue C/O Golf Club, R Thompson Corner Bar Lisnaskea, ABP Maintenance B/Hall, Marian Cullen C/O Tom Cassidy. Well done to all lucky dip winners! Tickets are one euro or one pound or 6 tickets for a fiver! You win in the corresponding currency.
The Winners in last weekends Deerpark Voucher Competition were,
1st. Paddy Kerr 64 (net)
2nd Noel McElroy ( Novice) 62 (net)
Gross Patrick McCarville
Great scores in what were very challenging conditions. 2nd place went to Noel McElroy one of our novice members with a nett 62, unfortunately as a novice Noel was not eligible for the top prize. And the gross went to Packie McCarville who went round in just 3 over Wow! Donal O’Reilly was just pipped for the gross having a 4 over round. Some golf in the high winds of last Sunday week !
The Numbers drawn on 5th March were 1, 8, 22 and 26 and there were no winners of the 6,500 jackpot now standing at 6,600. The 5 lucky dippers each winning 20 were Victor Chambers Carrybridge, Mary McPhillips Scotshouse, Gerald Foster Lisnaskea, Oonagh Mulligan Lisnaskea and Emma Gavin Lisnaskea. Well done to them!
We are now into week 3 of the Spring and it is still very close with Team 2 (Eileen Kerr) just easing into 1st place on 101, Team 1 (Doli Maguire) are 2nd with 99, Team 3 (Geraldine Fitzpatrick) are 3rd with 98 and Team 4 (Catherine Farrell) are 4th with 93. Well done everyone!
Eclectic 14 Holes
The Eclectic started Sunday 18th February. One euro and put your best scores up on the notice board. This is to encourage the playing of 14 holes to get us built up to the 18 which starts in March.