News 14 Feb 2011
Noel and Josie Drive-In To Office
On Sunday morning last Mountain View members started their 2011 golfing year when incoming joint Captains Noel Roche and Josie O Gorman held their Captain’s Drive-In. The competition on the day was an 18 hole 3 person team scramble. The weather was magnificent as the members finished their game in glorious sunshine and conditions perfect for golf. An enjoyable day was had by all . The presentation of the prizes took place in the clubhouse after the game and Captains Noel and Josie expressed their delight with the huge number that took part. Course management and in particular course superintendent Edward Power was thanked for the immaculate condition of the course. The winners were 1. Keith Kavanagh, Tony Malone and George Barcoe 57.8 2. Tommy Malone, Jimmy Maher and John Whelan Jnr. 59.6.
The Captains also presented the following prizes, Club Doubles 2010 which was won by Keith Kavanagh and Simon Fennelly. The Club Doubles runners up who were Noel Roche and Bart Begley Jnr. The Clubs Singles which was won by Eddie Daly and the Club Singles runner up which was won by Patrick Halligan.
The first round of the 2011 Spring League (Scramble) will take place this coming weekend February 19th/20th. Members are advised to have their teams organised and fee paid in advance (€80 per team).
After five attempts the Final of the 2010 Champions Cup went ahead last Sunday in very wet and windy conditions. Johnny Maher (10) emerged winner with a fantastic score of 44Pts. In second place on count back was Simon Fennelly (11) with 42Pts and Philly Parsons (24) was third on 42Pts..
13/1/11 Club Single Stableford 1. Brendan Duffin (12) 36Pts. 2. Frank Kavanagh(16) 35Pts.
1/2/11 Seniors Single Stroke (GOY) 1. J J Holohan (22) Nett 65. 2. John Murphy (16) 67. 3. Eddie Kennedy (16) 67.
8/2/11 Seniors Single Stableford 1. Eddie Kennedy (16) 41 Pts. 2. John Murphy (16) 36 Pts. 3. J J Holohan (22) 36 Pts.
3/2/11 Open 13Hole Stableford 1. Leonard O Shea (16) 26Pts. 2. Jim Maher(18) 26Pts.
Sunday Feb 20th Spring League 1st Round.
Tuesday Feb 22nd Club Seniors Competition
Thursday Feb 24th Open 13 Hole Single Stableford
Sunday Feb 27th Spring League 2nd Round.