Glorious sunshine marked the Captains Drive Out on Sunday. Great numbers came out for the fun and very sociable event.
The front 9 was won by Catherine Canavan, Kevin Scully & Sean O Dea with 26 nett and the back 9 winners were Pat Quinlan, Martin Fallon & Neilus Buckley with 28.1 nett.
Presentations for the club matchplays were made :
Golfer of the Year : Martin Fallon
Foursomes Matchplay : Michael Moloney & Louis Conway runners up John Burke & David Burke
Mixed Foursomes : Jimmy McHugh & Shona Henrick, Runners up Breege Finnerty & Neilus Buckley.
Singles : Ben Carty, Runner Up Martin Murphy
Fourball : Martin Murphy & Declan King Runners up John Wall & Noel Kelly
Week end golf results :
1st. Seamus Treacy (18) 31pts ,
2nd Kevin O Sullivan (15) 30pts b/d
Ladies : Catherine Niland (30) 27pts
There was another good turnout on Saturday with 36 playing. A reminder that the traditional Christmas ‘bottles’ outing takes place on Saturday, December 8 so get your name on the timesheet.
Result (14 holes): 1, Brendan Cummins 33; 2, Seamus Treacy 31; 3, John Ger Davin 29; 4, Francis Canavan 29.
The draw for the bottles went to David Burke, PJ Murphy and Johnny Mulryan.
The Goats results :
Ivor Gleeson 2nd Rae Gilmore 3rs Joe Rushe 4th Michael Niland.
Next weeks LOTTO will be €19,600, Play for as little as €2 a week. Annual membership is €100. Last weeks numbers were 1, 3, 11 & 20. The lucky dip winners were Eileen Connolly, Ronan Stephens & Mary Burke c/o Sean Byrnes. Contact any member about playing.
Congratulations to Joan Tighe and Ann Treacy who both had a hole in one in Galway Golf Club while playing in the Senior Alliance, Joan on the 9th and Ann on the 13th.
The Ladies AGM will be held on Tuesday 11th December and the Club AGM will be held on Sunday 16th December.