Intermediate Scratch Cup

Barry Bambrick shot 5 over par to claim the Intermediate scratch cup at the weekend. Barry a member of Borris golf club finally crossed the line in first place after coming third the last two years. Gerard Carey, a member in Kilkenny golf club took second on count back with Gowrans Larry Comerford in Third. Charles Sutherland Hogg claimed the nett prize.


1st            Barry Bambrick playing off 10 – 76

2nd           Gerard Carey playing off 10 – 80

3rd             Larry Comerford playing off 12 – 80

Nett         Charles Sutherland Hogg playing off 12 – 69


Nine Hole

The Brendan McDermott Golf Academy Golf Shop 9 hole winner this week is Liam Hutchinson. Playing off the whites in V-Par format Liam had 4up to take victory on a count back. Young Harry Foley was second also with 4up while Mick Dillon rounded off the podium, again with 4up.


MatchPlay Season

The second round of both the Singles and Doubles must be completed this week. A coin will be tossed on outstanding matches without a valid reason.

It’s the player on top of the draw to contact their opponent to arrange the match. Can everyone try get their matches played as early as possible.


This Week

It’s the August Monthly Medal next week. Remember there are Golfer of the Year points on offer so make sure to play.

Just a little fyi, the Presidents Prize takes place at the end of August. To be eligible to claim first prize you must have played in at least 3 qualifying competitions this calendar year. To check how many rounds you’ve played simply log into Golfnet and check your handicap details.

Summer Friday Scramble this Friday the 24th. It’s a shotgun start with registration closing at 6pm. Members are encouraged to bring a friend. The cost for the golf and food is €10 for members and non-members.


Golfsure Insurance 

Don’t forget to take out the Golfsure Insurance. Only €20 and can be paid any time in the office to AnnMarie.


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