Captains’ drive-in will be on March 4

Captains at Mountain view golf club, Seamus O’Brien and Kathleen Lanigan will hold their drive-in on Sunday, March 4.

Captains at Mountain view golf club, Seamus O’Brien and Kathleen Lanigan will hold their drive-in on Sunday, March 4.

As usual there will be a registration sheet in the clubhouse (056-7768122). Registrations will close at 5pm on Friday, March 2. The draw for teams will be held on the Saturday.

The competition will be a team scramble with a shotgun start at 9.30am. Members taking part are reminded that all subs must be fully paid.

COMPETITION CANCELLED: The weekend’s three person rumble was cancelled due to severe frost on Sunday morning. This weekend’s members competition will be a fourball better ball.

INTER-CLUB: The club has entered teams in the following inter-club competitions: Barton Cup, Provincial Towns Cup, Pierce Purcell Shield and the Leinster Fourball Trophy.

Any player wishing to be considered for any of the teams should contact the clubhouse for details of the eligibility requirements.

The Pierce Purcell Shield will be played in St Helens Bay golf club on the weekend of May 19 and 20. The club will play Gowran Park in the Provincial Towns Cup; Kilkenny in the Barton Cup and the winners of Waterford and Mount Juliet in the Leinster Fourball Trophy.

Dates and details available from the clubhouse.

RESULTS: Tuesday, February 7, MV Seniors singles stroke (GOY) 1 Jimmy Rochford; 2 Leonard O’Shea; 3 Ned Mullally.

Tuesday, February 14, MV Seniors four person team classic, on count back, 1 J. Rochford, M. Hoyne, J. Murphy S. Sullivan 90pts; 2 M. Walsh, C. Donovan, E. Moylan, C. Foskin 90 pts.

Sunday, February 12, members single Stableford, 1 Clooney 43pts; 2 V. McCarthy (18) 42pts; 3 M. Doyle (11) 40pts.

Open Winter League, week 8, 1 T. J. Coughlan (11) 45pts; 2 M. Doyle (12) 44pts; 3 T. Owens (Callan) (13) 37pts.

Open Winter League, week 9, 1 T. Owens (Callan) (13) 39pts; 2 M. Doyle (11) 39pts; 3 T.J. Coughlan (10) 38pts.

Wednesday, February 8, ladies 13 hole single Stableford, 1 Imelda Moloney; 2 Kathleen Lanigan; 3 Josie O’Gorman.

Wednesday, February 16, ladies 13 hole single Stableford, winner Josie O’Gorman.

DIARY: Sunday, fourball better ball; Tuesday, February 28, MV seniors competition; Wednesday, February 29, MV ladies competition; Monday, February 27 to March 1, Open mid-week Winter League, week 11; Sunday, March 4 Captains’ drive-in.