On Monday the 11th of June Jimmy O Brien the R G A captain held his prize and as was expected it was well supported and a very enjoyable day was had by all ,Michael Summers was the overall winner with an excellent score of 35 points .
In Category A
1st was Liam Duggan with 34 points
2nd was Joe Pollard with 32 points
3rd was John Grace with 31 points on a c/b
4th was Adrian Fitzpatrick with 31 points
5th was John Kirwan with 30 points
6th was Paddy Grace with 28 points
7th was Don Bolger with 27 points on a c/b
In Category B
1st was Michael Comerford with 33 points
2nd was Joe Kavanagh with 32 points on c/b
3rd was Dick O Shea with 32 points
4th was Glenn Wilson with 32 points
5th was Brian Pilbeam with 31 points on a c/b
6th was Larry O Shea with 31 points on a c/b.
Larry o Shea was nearest the Pin on the 4th
Eddie Ryan was nearest the Pin on the 14th
Front 9 was won by Marty Parker
Back 9 was won by Brendan Mc Donald.
On Sunday last the 10th of June Murt Duggans President Shield was held in glorious sunshine and it was won with a fantastic score of 45 points by Sean Millea
1st place for the Ladies with 44 points was Noelle Cody
1st place for the Gents with 43 points was Jimmy Dunne
2nd place for the Ladies with 36 points was Tereasa Freyne
2nd place for the Gents with 41 points was Cathal Brett
The gross was won by Paul Madigan with 37 points.
Shane Roche had a hole in 1 and the following had 2’s at the 4th, Eoin Carey, Noelle Cody ,Patrick Cody, John Glendon, Kieran Grace, John Healy, Michael Hickey, Martin mc Carty ,Tony o Brien, Gordon Peppard ,and on the 8th the following had 2’s, Dylan Dunphy and Michael Holden and Jimmy Dunne had one on the 14th, and Richard Mc Keever and Michael Mullally both had 2’s on the 16th.
On the 7th of June both Callan and Kilkenny senior Ladies held a scramble,
In 1st place was Olive Walsh Peggy Murray and Maura Holden .
In 2ndplace was Betty Mc Grath Jose Bolger and Kathleen o Sullivan,
In 3rd place was Margaret Comerford Joan Cash in and Breda Carpendale,
In 4th place was Mary Prendergast Eileen o Shea and Breda Comerford.
Lotto jackpot was 3150 numbers drawn were 10 17 34 ,no winner so 30 euro each to Faye mc Loughlin, Claire mc Loughlin,and Patsy Callaghan, the sellers were Tommy Coyne and John Grace next weeks jackpot will be 3250 euro.
On Wednesday June the 6th the o Dwyer open singles was held ,
In 1st place was Michael o Connell with 41 points
In 2nd place was David Lynch with 40 points
The gross was won by Jeff Lynch with 36 points,
In 3rd place was Denis Carey with 38 points .
In the 2’s club Neville Coen, David Lynch ,John Mc Kenny, Andrew Needham ,Paul Norris, Nicholas Walsh and Willie Hartley were successful on the 4th, while Paul mc Cabe ,Colm mc Menamin, Andrew Needham and Patrick OHara were successful on the 14th ,and Martin o Halloran, John Moroney and Paul Norris had one on the 16th.
On Tuesday the 5th of June the Ladies held the Butler Cup
In 1st place was Laoise Hennessy with 65
In 2nd place was Olive Walsh with 69
In 3rd place was John Staunton with 71
The gross was won by won by Breda Ryan with 77
Front 9 was won by Betty Mc Grath with 33
Back 9 was won by Eilish Ahern 34.5.
In the 9 hole competition in 1st place was Betty Dewberry with 17 points and in 2nd place was Ann Needham with 15 points.
Dates to remember on Wednesday the o Dwyer open singles
Thursday Senior Ladies
Friday and Saturday there is the Carrick shock classic
Sunday is the Tommy Nolan monthly medal and
Monday the R G A.
Starting on the 23rd June is Callan Golf Club Open week and it kicks off with an Open 4 ball any combination ladies and Gents .
On Sunday 24th is open Mens Singles
On Monday the 25th there is an Open Seniors 2 team event any combination Ladies and Gents.
On Tuesday 26th Open Ladies and Gents singles
On Wednesday 27th Open Mens singles
On Thursday 28th Open Ladies 3 member team event,
On Friday 29th there is an Open 3 person scramble any combination Ladies and Gents,
On Saturday 30th there is an Open 3 person team event any combination Ladies and Gents,
On Sunday 1st of July there is 4 person team event any combination Ladies and Gents .
To make it enjoyable and successful book early and play as often as possible