Ballyheigue Castle Mens Club

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Sunday 6th March, 2016
3 Club 12 Hole Two Man Scramble -

Ballyheigue Castle Golf Club
Sunday February 28th was a 3 Club 12 Hole Two Man Scramble.

1st Maurice Egan (16) and Steven Neillings (12) 39 Nett
2nd John Barrett(16) and Earl Mc Mahon (6) 39 Nett

Next Sunday will be a 12 Hole 2 Man Scramble Competition. Timesheet available online.

The Captains Drive-In will take place on Thursday March 17th at 10am and will be followed by a mixed scramble.

The Spring League will begin on Sunday March 27th and will run over 4 Sundays. Teams of 5 players with 3 scores out of 5 to count on each of the 3 qualifying rounds. After 3rd qualifying round the top 4 teams will qualify for the semi-finals which will be played on the morning of April 17th. 1st will play 4th and 2nd will play 3rd. Final will take place in the afternoon. Semi-Finals and Final will consist of 1 Singles Matchplay, 1 Scotch Foursomes Matchplay and 1 Fourball Matchplay. No more than 2 members from the same team can play together during the 3 qualifying rounds. The sheet for entering your team is on the noticeboard in the clubhouse. The Spring League is kindly sponsored by John and Marian Barrett.

Sunday 28th February, 2016
3 Club 12 Hole Fourball -

Ballyheigue Castle Golf Club
Sunday February 28th was a 3 Club 12 Hole fourball.

1st Tim Joe Griffin (20) and John Joy (19) 30pts
2nd Michael O'Connor (A) (25) and Brian O'Loughlin (17) 28pts

Next Sunday will be a 12 Hole 2 Man Scramble Competition. Timesheet available online.

The Captains Drive-In will take place on Thursday March 17th at 10am and will be followed by a mixed scramble.

The draw for this years JB Carr tournament has been made and we have been drawn away to Ceann Sibeal in the first round. This will have to be played by April 8th.

Sunday 14th February, 2016
3 Club 2 Man Scramble -

On Sunday February we held a 3 Club 2 Man Scramble over 12 Holes.

1st Frank Darcy & James Roche (6) 41 Nett
2nd John Donegan (A) & Oliver O'Halloran (6) 42 Nett

Next Sunday will be a 3 Club, 12 Hole 2 Man Scramble. Timesheet available online.

All in the Golf Club send best wishes to our President John and wish him a speedy recovery from his recent illness and hope to see him back on the golf course very soon.

Sunday 31st January, 2016
Competition Cancelled -

The competition on Sunday Jan 31st was cancelled due to the weather. Next Sundays competition is a 12 Hole Single Stableford. Timesheet available online.

On Friday night Jan 29th the 20th Annual General Meeting of the Men's Club was held in the clubhouse. The following are the officers for the 2016
Captain: John Lohan
Vice Captain: Jack Dempsey
Hon Secretary: Pat Dillane
Hon Treasurer: Jim McEllistrim
Handicap Secretary: Mike Hayes
Committee: Noel Gilbride, Vincent Linnane, John Pierce, Timothy Kenny, Dab O'Connor.
Ex-Offico: Tim Joe Griffin

Sunday 24th January, 2016
3 Club 12 Hole Single Stableford -

Sunday January 24th was a 3 Club 12 Hole Single Stableford competition.

1 Bunyan, Patrick 25 pts (13)
2 Maunsell, John 24 pts (18)
3 Glavin, Donal 24 pts (16)

Next Sunday will be a 12 Hole 2 Man Scramble Competition. Timesheet available online.

The AGM of the mens Club will take place on Friday 29th at 8pm in the clubhouse. All members of last years JB Carr team are asked to arrive earlier for the AGM as a team photo will be taken at 7.30pm

Sunday 17th January, 2016
3 Club 12 Hole Single Stableford -

Sunday January 17th was a 3 Club 12 Hole Single Stableford competition.

1st Steven Neillings (12) 24 pts
2nd Terry O'Connor (11) 24pts
3rd Ger Lynch (20) 23pts

Next Sunday will be a 12 Hole Single Stableford Competition. Timesheet available online.

The AGM of the mens Club will take place on Friday 29th at 8pm in the clubhouse. All members of last years JB Carr team are asked to arrive earlier for the AGM as a team photo will be taken at 7.30pm

Sunday 10th January, 2016
2016 AGM -

Next Sunday will be a 12 Hole Single Stableford Competition. Timesheet available online.

The AGM of the mens Club will take place on Friday 29th at 8pm in the clubhouse. All members of last years JB Carr team are asked to arrive earlier for the AGM as a team photo will be taken at 7.30pm

Sunday 20th December, 2015
2016 Cups and Shields -

The Draws for 2016 Cups and Shields has been made. Dates TBC.

Jimmy Bruen @ Ceann Sibeal
Dooks V Ballyheigue Castle

Pierce Purcell @ Castleisland
Ballyheigue Castle V Ceann Sibeal

Mixed Foursomes @ Killorglin GC
Ballyheigue Castle V Killorglin

Junior Cup @ Newcastlewest
Ballybunion V Ballyheigue Castle

Country Clubs @ Ross
Ballyheigue Castle V Castlerosse

New Competition for 2016 Inter club Fourball
Ballyheigue Castle V Kanturk
Munster Section which will be referred as the Michael Cashman Munster Club Four-Ball.
The competition is open to all male amateurs aged 30 or over on 1 January in the year of the event. The lowest handicap permitted is 16, and the lowest handicap of a pair will be 36. Format: - Four-Ball, Match Play off scratch, home & away. Teach team will consist of five pairings. Four card eligibility will apply with the handicap the lowest previous year. No Caddies permitted. In each round, except in the final, the competing teams shall on the same day, play three matches on the course of one of the teams and two matches on the course of the other team. The course on which the three matches shall be played shall be on the course of the club drawn first in each round.

Sunday 6th December, 2015
Christmas Hamper Results -

The results of the Christmas Hampers is as follows
1 O'Connor, Joseph 59
2 slattery, michael 40
3 O'Connor, Terry 39
4 O'Sullivan, James 37
5 O'Carroll, Patrick 36
6 Carroll, Colum 32
7 Barrett, John 31
8 Linnane, Vincent 30
9 Harty, Brendan 27
9 Neillings, Steven 27
11 Young, Martin 26
12 Gilbride, Noel 23
13 Lohan, John 22
13 Lucid, Ivan 22
13 Slattery, John 22
16 Bunyan, Patrick 21
16 Mc Mahon, Earl 21

Sunday Dec 13th will be the final prize giving of the year for all competitions since the start of September. Before the presentation there will be an 8 hole scramble at 1pm. Please have your names into the clubhouse by 12.30pm for a draw of partners. The cost of scramble will be 5.

Sunday 29th November, 2015
Christmas Hamper Round 5 -

On Sunday the 5th round of the Christmas Hampers was postponed due to the weather. The 5th and final round of the Christmas hampers will take next Sunday Dec 5th and is sponsored by Slatterys Furniture. The top 15 after 4 rounds is

1 O'Connor, Joseph 59
2 slattery, michael 40
3 O'Connor, Terry 39
4 O'Sullivan, James 37
5 O'Carroll, Patrick 36
6 Carroll, Colum 32
7 Barrett, John 31
8 Linnane, Vincent 30
9 Harty, Brendan 27
9 Neillings, Steven 27
11 Young, Martin 26
12 Gilbride, Noel 23
13 Lohan, John 22
13 Lucid, Ivan 22
13 Slattery, John 22


Full details can be found on masterscoreboard.

Next Sunday is Round 4 of the Christmas hampers sponsored by Slatterys Furniture.

The last presentation of prizes for the year will take place on Sunday December 13th and will be preceded by a scramble. More details to follow nearer the time.

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