Anne and Jimmy hold big prize day

nearly 90 members took part in the men’s competition to honour club President Jimmy Maher. The competition was an 18 hole singles Stableford and was played in perfect golfing conditions.

nearly 90 members took part in the men’s competition to honour club President Jimmy Maher. The competition was an 18 hole singles Stableford and was played in perfect golfing conditions.

The winner was Michael Waugh (17) with a fabulous score of 46 points. Second was Eddie Walsh (13) on 40 points and Keith Kavanagh (11) was third on the same score. Best Gross went to Brendan Duffin (9) 37 points.

F9 Benny McGuire; B9 Robbie Power; past President, Michael Hoyne (20) 34pts; best senior Tommy Malone (12) 40pts.

At the presentation cermony in the clubhouse afterwards Jimmy thanked all who took part and complimented the course staff for having the course in splendid condition. He also thanked the office staff and club committee members for all their help in organizing the event.

There was also a big turn out for Lady President Anne Foskin’s prize. The 18 hole single stableford was played in glorious sunshine.

Results - 1 Aisling Costello; 2 Josie O’Gorman; 3 Anne Murphy. Best Gross, Carmel Fennelly; F9 Chloe O’Grady; B9 Beatrice O’Reagan.

Results: August 1, Open singles Stableford, winner Rob McNena (MV).

August 5 men’s Presidents prize, 1 M. Waugh (17) 46pts; 2 E. Walsh (13) 40pts; 3 K. Kavanagh (11) 40pts. Best Gross Brendan Duffin (9) 37pts; F9 Benny McGuire; B9 Robbie Power; past President Michael Hoyne (20) 34;ts; best senior Tommy Malone (12) 40pts.

August 7 MV seniors (GOY) single stroke (on count back) 1 C. Foskin (13) nett 68; 2 L. O’Shea (16) 68; 3 J. Leahy (22) 71; 4 N. Morrissey (24) 72; 5 M. Hoyne (20) 73; 6 J. Fitzpatrick (23) 73.

August 5 ladies President’s prize, 1 Aisling Costello; 2 Josie O’Gorman; 3 Anne Murphy; best Gross, Carmel Fennelly; F9 Chloe O’Grady; B9 Beatrice O’Reagan.

August 8 MV ladies singles Stableford, 1 C. O’Grady; 2 S. O’Grady; 3 J. O’Gorman.

August 9 Open singles Stableford, winner Michael Doyle.

August 12 members singles Stableford (winter rules in place) 1 Michael Doyle (11) 42pts; 2 K. Kavanagh (1) 41pts; 3 T.J. Coughlan (9) 40pts.

DIARY: Sunday, 18 hole singles Stableford; Tuesday, MV seniors 18 hole competition; Wednesday, MV ladies 18 hole competition; Wednesday, August 22, 18 hole Open singles Stableford; Thursday, August 23, 18 hole Open singles Stableford; Sunday, August 26 monthly medal.