Letterkenny Junior Golfers had a great result in the away leg of their Fred Daly match in Strabane at the weekend.
Halves for Cian Harkin, Cian Page added to wins for Ronan Daly, Christian Harris & Adam Duncan putting Letterkenny in a strong position for the return leg at home.
The junior Monday morning competitions have commenced with Christian Harris sealing the 1st win of the season. In addition, Sunday evenings for juniors 6yrs to 13yrs are up and running.
Barnhill is splendid at the moment on these fine summer evenings so new kids are most welcome.
Donegal Junior Scratch League lost to 2nd tie hole to Donegal Golf Club on Saturday.
There was a big turnout for the Yellow Pepper Restaurant Open on Wednesday 19/06/19. Jack O’Brien (24.4) was the winner on the day with a great score of 44 pts having got a birdie on the 5th along with 5 pars.
Thomas McMenamin (away) was runner up with 38 pts. and Jack McGarrigle (6.7) was third with 37 pts. Sean Hensey (away) won Gross with 37 pts.
Sheridan Securities Open was played on Saturday 22nd June. Barry Cavanagh (10.6) took first place with a good score of 41 pts. Barry had 1 birdie on the 4th with 10 pars.
Marty McMullen (20.6) was runner up with 40 pts. and Patrick McGowan (10.9) was third with 37 pts. Ciaran Gilcreest (1.7) won Gross with 34 pts.
The members’ competition on Sunday 23rd was won by Paddy McCafferty (20.3) with 38 pts. Paddy took 6 pars out of the course. Runner up went to M.P. O’Donnell (14.1) with 37 pts. (bot) and third place went to Robbie McHugh (24.3).
Gross was won by Michael Collum (5.6) with 36 pts.
The Fundraising Draw Results from the Weekly Lotto was won on the 12th June by Lester Speer. He scooped €4,900. Congratulations Lester.
The Minor League team won their away return match against Gweedore on Saturday 22nd, Letterkenny are now through to the quarterfinals.
The All Ireland Fourball team had a good win at home against Banbridge on Sunday 23rd winning 4/1 with 19 holes up. The return match is on Sunday 30th June.
The Cat 4 Competition on Mon. evening 24/06/19 was won by Chris Wuertz with 26 pts. over 13 holes and Michael McDaid got second place with 25 pts. (bot).
Upcoming Events: On Friday 28/06/19 the Dromore National School Killygordon Classic is being run. On Saturday 29th we have the Ballyraine National School Classic and on Sunday we have the usual Members Open. On Wednesday 03/07/19 the Speers Drapery Open will be run and on Thursday 4th July the Ladies Fundraising Classic which is open to all players.
Key to photos :
Lotto Winner:– L/R Captain John Bowe, Tom McDonagh, Lester Speer Club Lotto Winner €4,900 & President Brian O’Reilly.
GlobalTiles:– L/R Robbie McHugh (Cat4) Winner, Philip Friel, President Brian O’Reilly, Sean Gilroy (Global Tiles), Christopher Duffy Winner 39 pts. & Captain John Bowe.
Damien Redmond:– Winner Consultants Financial Services Damien Redmond with 43 pts. & Captain John Bowe.
Golfer Of Week:– Winner of Open Week Derek Wilson with Austin Reynolds (Property Partners, Paul Reynolds & Co., Limited) and Captain John Bowe.