Second Round Of GOY



Sunday 17th – Second round of GOY Results are as follows:- 1s Flan Lyons ((9) 66nett; 2nd Paddy Tynan (14) 67nett; 3rd Sean Rowland (11) 67nett; Gross Mark Rowland 72; 4th John Murray (7) 67nett; CSS 71

Wednesday 13th - Wednesday Open - 1st Kevin O’Connor (13) 42 points; 2nd Denis Egan (15) 37 points; 3rd Proinnsias Loughnane (4) 37 points; 4th Aidan Doran (4) 37 points; Visitor Jimmy Fitzpatrick (18) 36 points (Mountrath Golf Club)

Easter Weekend –

Easter Sunday – Open Fourball

Easter Monday – Open Singles

For timesheet ring (0505) 21130

Teams – Our first team of the year namely the Duggan Cup team are in action next Thursday against the Heritage Golf Club. Best of luck to the team, and Manager, Paddy Bergin.

Centenary News – The first Classic of 2011 will be our own ‘Derryvale 100’ Club Classic on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th April. Team of four will cost €80.00 and re-entry will be €60.00. We hope our members will support this Classic which will be generously sponsored by Allied Irish Bank, Roscrea. Separate prizes for Ladies Teams.

‘Derryvale 100’ polo shirts and golf balls are available at the Bar. See price lists in the clubhouse

Club Matchplays– Entries for the Club Matchplays – Scratch, Dooly, Summer League and Monaincha Cup are now being taken - see notice board. The draw will take place for all competitions on Easter Sunday April 24th in the clubhouse.

For your Diary – Monday May 2nd Open Senior and Junior Scratch Cups takes place. For timesheet ring (0505) 21130.

Society News – Bacon factory Captain’s Prize (Tom O’Toole) took place last Saturday. Winner was Brendan Wright with a fabulous score of 46 points!


12/04/11 – 18 Holes Stroke ILGU no 1 - 1st Mary Fitzgerald (23) 70nett; 2nd Marjorie McCorduck (15) 72nett; Gross Orla Egan 73

Next Tuesday 26th - We have an 18 Holes Stroke, ILGU no 2. In addition to the timesheet there will be draws at 10am and 2pm.

Monaincha Cup – Entries for the Monaincha Cup are now being taken. Those wishing to enter are asked to place the entry fee of €5 per person in an envelope and write their name(s) and Monaincha Cup on this envelope. The draw will take place on Easter Sunday April 24th in the clubhouse.

Team News – ILGU Inter Club Matchplay Championships - Congratulations to our Minor Cup Team and Manager Marian O’Connor on winning their match against Portlaoise on Sunday last.

The next matches scheduled in these Matchplay Championships are the Senior Foursomes, Handicaps plus to 14 (managed by Ban Ryan) and the Junior Foursomes, handicaps 15 to 30, (managed by Nora Collison). Both matches are scheduled for Wednesday May 4th. Lists are posted in the Ladies Locker Room - please check these lists and if you are not available for team selection for the match dates cross your name from the relevant list.

Monday 18th to Friday 22nd is Beginners Week. This is a great opportunity for Ladies and Men wishing to take up golf to come out and play golf on the course with a Club Member. No Green Fees will apply to Beginners during this week. Special offer will apply for those joining as a result of Beginners Week.

Club Classic – Our ‘Derryvale 100’ Club Classic takes place on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th April. Team of four will cost €80.00 and re-entry will be €60.00. This Classic is generously sponsored by Allied Irish Bank, Roscrea. There will be separate prizes for Ladies Teams.

Sunday May 1st – We have an Open Singles for both Ladies and Men. For timesheet ring (0505) 2113