Start date for Winter League announced

THE men’s Winter League will begin at Castlecomer GC on Saturday.

THE men’s Winter League will begin at Castlecomer GC on Saturday.

Golfers who wish to play must pay a sign-up fee or E10 before the start date. Names and fee must be put in envelope and on the list.

Players must play and pay normal entry fee to club competitions at weekends. Results will be based on normal club competitions.

At end of the series in February each player’s top six total scores will be added up. Holders of the top ten scores will receive prizes.

TURKEY - Results, turkey competition: 1 Marty O’Shea, 35pts back nine; 2 Gabriel Rafter (Mountain View), 35pts.

MEETING - The annual meeting of the men’s club will be held in the clubhouse at 8pm on Tuesday, November 15.

The annual meeting of the joint club will be held in the clubhouse at 7.30pm on Thursday, December 1. Nomination papers are available from the office.

RESULTS - Results, open three-person classic, October 29/30: 1 Michael Dermody, Michael Doheny, John Kelly, 93pts; 2 Tom Nevin, Patrick Nolan, Joe Byrne, 88pts.

Results, junior/juvenile nine hole singles, October 29: 1 Adam Dempsey, 16pts; 2 Bill Murphy, 15pts.

Results, junior/juvenile nine hole Scotch foursomes, October 15: 1 Adam Dempsey, Kevin Holland, 20pts; 2 James Bergin, Paul O’Neill, 18pts back six. Results, junior/juvenile nine hole singles, October 8: 1 Paul O’Neill, 26pts; 2 James Bergin, 23pts.

Results, junior/juvenile nine hole three-person team event, October 1: 1 Adam Dempsey, Paul O’Neill, Conor McMahon, 42pts. Results, nine hole junior/juvenile scramble, September 24: 1 James Leahy, Darren Mullane, Conor Walters, 23 shots back six; 2 Declan Buggy, Conor McMahon, Kevin Brennan, 23 shots.

Results, junior/juvenile nine hole fourball, September 17: 1 James Bergin, Conor Walters, 24pts back six; 2 James Leahy, Thomas Rice, 24pts. Results, junior/juvenile nine hole singles stableford, September 10: 1 Conor McMahon, 23pts; 2 Adam Dempsey, 18pts.

FEES - Green fees at Castlecomer GC are now E20.

OFFER - The club has a special offer for five-day provisional members. Cost of entry E230 (Monday to Friday) and is open to all non-GUI members (people who have not held GUI membership in the past five years). Further information from 056-4441139.

New members joining now will enjoy 15 months membership up to end of year 2012 as per this special offer.

LOTTO - There was no winner of the club lotto jackpot. Prize-winners were E100 Michael Doheny; E70 Pat Ryan; E30 Catherine Dooley, Ann Cantwell. Sellers’ lucky dip: E30 Mary Brophy, Eamonn Holohan. The jackpot is now E7,400.