Congratulations to the Rosapenna Irish Mixed Foursomes team who had a commanding win over Carrickfergus Golf Club at the Roe Park Resort on Tuesday night last.
The Rosapenna team claimed all 5 matches to advance to the Ulster Semi final where they will face Carnalea Golf Club at Killymoon G.C on or before Thursday the 16th of August.
Our Jimmy Bruen team were beaten in the Ulster Semi final by Killymoon G.C in Strabane last Friday night.
In a close contest that could of gone either way Killymoon came out on top winning 3-2 on the night with one match losing on the first tie hole and one losing on the 17th green.
Well done to all the players on reaching that stage of the competition and many thanks for all the effort that was put in all season by the panel of players & team captains.
The club competition on Sunday the 29th of July was won by Tommy Ferguson with 37 pts bot. Runner up was Edward McGroddy with 37 pts.
The gross winner was Charlie McClafferty with 29 gross pts. Third place was Eddie McGinley with 36 pts bot.
Good luck to the Rosapenna Senior Scratch Matchplay team who take on Portsalon G.C in the county semi final.
The home leg of the semi final will be played this Friday the 3rd of August at 5.00pm over the Old Tom Morris Links. Home support is welcome.
Congratulations to our Junior Scratch Matchplay team who beat Buncrana G.C 4-3 at home to leave the overall tie at 7-7 after the two legs to force a play off.
The Rosapenna team captain Joe McHugh decided to send out one of his fresher faced players in young Pete McBride Jnr who duly delivered winning on the second tie hole to put the team in the county final where they will face Letterkenny Golf Club. Well done to all involved.
Our Donegal League team were in action on Tuesday night away to Cloughaneely G.C in the county semi final first leg.
On a wet & windy night Rosapenna put in a fine performance winning the match 3-2 and 4 holes up away from home.
The return leg will take place next week.
Congratulations to our Donegal Over 50’s team who beat Ballybofey/S by claiming the 1.5 matches necessary away to advance to the county final where they will face either Strabane or North-West.
The 2012 Leitrim Cup sponsored by the Pavilion Golf Shop will be played over the Sandy Hills Links this Sat 4th, Sun 5th & Monday the 6th of August. There will be 18 hole singles stableford qualifying on Sat & Sun with 1st, 2nd, Gross and 3rd from each day going through to the matchplay stages on Monday morning.
The quarter finals will be played over the front nine of Sandy Hills Links starting at 8.30am followed by the semi finals over the back nine of the Sandy Hills Links.
The 18 hole final will take place over the Sandy Hills Links at 3.00pm sharp.
All entries will be taken in the Pavilion Golf Shop with a time-sheet in operation.
The Rosapenna Open Week begins next Friday the 10th of August with competitions for Ladies & Gents running until Sunday the 19th of August.
The entry fee is 10e R/P Member, 20e D/L club member and 30e for Visitors. GUI cards required. No max h’cap. Booking is now available on 074-915-5000.
All first round ties of the club singles matchplay must be completed by Tuesday the 6th of August, any undecided ties will be tossed for.
All second round ties must be completed by Monday the 13th August.
The fourth round of the club doubles matchplay must be completed by Monday the 13th of August.
The draw for the 2012 Ulster Senior Cup Semi Final has been made with Rosapenna facing Warrenpoint (8.35am) and Dunmurry playing Moyola Park (7.45am).
The semi final (am) and final (pm) will both take place at Portstewart Golf Club on Sunday the 19th of August.
The Pavilion Restaurant is open from Thursday 2nd – Monday 6th and from Thursday 9th – Sunday 19th of August with our new menu served from 5.00-8.00pm.
Contact 074-915-5000 for reservations.
PGA Professional Noel Callan is available for lessons at the Rosapenna Practice Ground
by appointment, all enquires can be made by contacting Noel directly on 0044-7789-157654.
The Practice Ground is open seven days with the ball dispenser in operation and new super range golf balls in use.