Limerick Leader Golf Club Weekly Ratings
Results: Tuesday Open Singles May 24; 1st Sam Ross(14) 39pts; 2nd Pat Barry (16) 39pts; Raw Liam Linehan (2) 32 pts; 4th Ian Duggan (15) 38pts; Visitor Award: Robert Kirwan (15) 36pts.
Adare Challenge Cup: 1st John N Doran (24) 46pts; 2nd Joe O’Brien (10) 39pts; Big Liam Lenihan (2) 30pts; 4th Paddy Hogan (21) 37pts; Cat A (0-9) Mark O Riordan 37pts; Cat B (10-17) Keith Aherne 36pts; Cat C (18+) James Ryan 36pts.
Men’s competitions: men’s singles sponsored by Deloitte, Sunday 29 May 22; 1st Mark Dilger (12) 39pts; 2nd Brendan Daly (11) 38pts; 3rd Jim Doolan (24) 37pts B9 19pts; Big James O’Callaghan 32pts.
Ladies Competition: Sponsored by Study Kerry – Sunday May 29, Cours Cashen; 1st Marie Kennelly (34) 40 pts; 2nd Helen Dineen (45) 37 pts; Best Raw Georgina Keane (12) 20 pts; 3rd Mary Whelan (39) 35 points.
Senior Men’s Competitions: Senior Men’s Competition – Thursday 26 May, Cashen Course; 1st Brent Williams (44) 23 +11 34pts; 2nd Barney McMahon (28) 20 +13 33pts; 3rd Tom Scanlon (19) 26 +6 32pts
Senior ladies’ competitions: Senior ladies’ competition – Friday 27 May, Cashen Course; 1st Sighle Henigan (19) 26pts; 2nd Patricia Boyle (32) 23pts; 3rd Marie Benn (33) 21pts
Ladies: Tuesday May 24: 18 holes Stableford – Winner Claire Ryan 39 Pts. Runner-up Audrey McGrath 36 points. Third Mary Toomey 35 points.
9 holes: Thursday May 26: R&A 9 Hole – Winner Mary Toomey (CB) 17 Pts. Finalist Catherine English 17 Pts. Third Charlotte Crowe 15 points.
Next meetings: Sunday June 5: 18 Hole Stableford. Partner draw 11:15 a.m. Tuesday 14 18 hole Stableford BRS. Thursday 9 June: Senior Ladies 12 Holes (over 50s) – Draw at 1.30 p.m. Sunday 12: Monthly medal with Thursday 9 alternate day. Women’s Weekly Scramble every Wednesday with team draw at 5:45 p.m.
Minor Cup: Congratulations to our Ballykisteen Minor Cup team who won against Roscrea with 3 wins and 2 draws.
Men: Single Open May 26; 1st Declan Cusack 38 points; 2nd Michael Kenny 37 points; 3rd Tony P Ryan 36 points; Fat Frank Sarsfield; 9 hole week #19 winner Paul Delaney 17 points; Week 20 winner Kevin Fleming 20 points.
Single club: Winner Ger Punch 41 points; Cat A Damian Browne 39 points; Mark Campbell 39 points; Cat B Michael Brisbane 39 points; Ger Delaney 37 points; Cat C Stuart Barry 41 points; Ger Sheehan 41 points.
JB Carr: Congratulations to our JB Carr team who beat Adare Manor 4 games to 1 at Adare in the second leg of the Departmental Finals against all odds. In a biting finish, Adare won Ballyneety 3 games to 2, so Ballyneety went through 6 games to 4 overall. We will now meet champions Waterford in the quarter-finals of Munster.
Seniors: Medal May; 1st Tom O’Rourke 40 points; 2nd Vincent McElligott 39 points; 3rd Mat Joyce 37 points; 4th Liam Carey 36 points; 5th Brendan Lynch 36 points B/9.
Men’s Results: May Medal: 1st T McCarthy, 67. Wholesaler: S Moloney 72, Cat 1: 1st A Roche 68, 2nd M Murphy 68. Cat 2: 1st R Leahy 70, 2nd D Cronin 71, Cat 3: J Doran 71 2nd R Morris 71 Cat 4: K O’Dwyer 73, 2nd R Guest 74, Cat 5: C O’Loughlin 68 2nd D Woods. The contest was kindly sponsored by the attorneys at Dermot GO Donovan.
Seniors: Senior Male 1st P Mallon; 2nd N Parkes; 3rd P O’Sullivan; 4th T Mulcahy; 5th S McNamara; 6th E Scanlon; 7th M Barry; 8th M Barry; 9th P Kennedy; 10th PF Itzgerald.
Ladies: May Medal sponsored by O’Mahoney Insurance; 1st E O’Doherty 68, 2nd B Scanlan 73, 3rd A Conroy 73 gross S Rael 80, 4th D Tobin 74, 5th G Forde 75.
Open simple mixed: May 25, 1st D Corrigan 46 pts; 2nd D O’Donovan 40 gross, A McCormack 35pts, 3rd E O’Driscoll 38, 4th A Myres 38pts.
Mixed quartets: Mixed quartets sponsored by John and Ursela Gilmartin, 1st S Griffen & M Fitzpatrick 29pts; 2nd K Argue & D O’Dalaigh 27, 3rd G & G Murphy 26pts.
Squad News: Jimmy Bruen’s side picked up a fine victory on Sunday at home to Castletroy against Nenagh, winning the first three games with the other two called up. They will now play Ballyneety away.
Ladies: Results of the Stableford Ladies’ Singles Competition at Limerick Golf Club, sponsored by Matthew Stephens Jewellers; 1st Caroline McManemy P/H 47 47 points; 2nd Niamh O’Connor P/H 35 40 points; Best Raw Mary Conlon P/H 8 30 points; 3rd Caroline McMahon P/H 44 38 points (b9); 4th Judi Lyons P/H 18 38 points (b9); 5th Jane Clery P/H 29 38 pts (b9); 6th Vivienne Gabbett P/H 17 36 points; 9-hole Stableford Competition; 1st Grace Davis P/H 16 21 points.
Golf Seniors: Results: Outing in Portumna, Friday May 27, 1st Mick McQuinn, Gerry Murphy, Tom Twomey and Liam Mackessy; 2nd Pat O’Brien, Joe Roe, Dan Cannon and Seamus Madigan. Monday, May 30 – 1st Dan Cannon, Denis Noonan & Peter Dunne; 2nd Tim Roche, Tommy Kelly and Tom Giltenane.
Schedule: Next week – Tuesday, June 7 – 16-hole scramble. Draw at 10 a.m., last draw at 10:30 a.m.; Monday, June 13 – Classic Qualification (singles). Wednesday, June 26 – Trip to Roscrea (draw at 10:45 a.m. in Roscrea). Seniors are asked to please support the next Darragh Morrissey testimonial rush which will take place on Friday and Saturday June 3 and 4.
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