Christmas Hamper The Christmas Hamper competition was played on Wednesday 6th December in gusty conditions. Thanks go to Maureen Cassidy and Roisín Timoney for preparing the beautiful hampers. Results: 1st Margaret O’Hea 32 pts 2nd Bernie Barr 30 pts 3rd Marie McLaughlin 29 pts F-9 Margaret McLaren 15 pts B-9 Anne Coyle 15 pts 9-Holes Phyl O’Donnell CSS 76 Ryder Cup The Ryder Cup match play event ended with a narrow victory for Lady President’s Team. Well done to everyone who took part. We hope to run something similar in the New Year.
Christmas Tree Thanks to everyone who helped decorate the clubhouse for Christmas – it looks amazing! Bingo Family Bingo starts this Sunday 6. 45 p.m. Everyone welcome. Christmas Dinner Our Christmas dinner is on Wed. 13th December – make sure your name is on the list. Notes If you have a Cup from 2016 please return it as soon as possible. Committee Meeting immediately after presentation of Hampers on Wed. 6th December.
Sunday 9 Hole – 26 November 2017 Sunday 9 hole winner was Anne Coyle. Runner up, Margaret O’Hea. Inishowen Winter League Well done to our Inishowen Winter League team who won 3 matches v Redcastle at home. Other Notes Mass this evening 8 p.m. in memory of deceased members of N.W.G.C. Sunday 3rd December – family Christmas Bingo at 6. 45 p.m. The Bingo will take place over 3 weeks. Spread the word; everyone welcome.
The family Christmas Bingo begins on Sunday the 3rd December at the club and runs for three weeks…don’t miss out! 6.45pm sharp!
Ryder Cup Well done to everyone who competed for Lady Captain/Lady President’s team this week. Lady Captain Eileen Quigley’s team leads with 44 1/2 points. Lady President Eileen Moyne’s team trail by just 2 pts on 42 1/2 so it’s really close! 9 Hole – Sunday 19 November Winner was Margaret O’Hea; 2nd was Anne Coyle. Everyone welcome, so please come along. Ladies Links Ladies Links took place on Friday – well done to Anne O’Neill who claimed the top spot. 1st A. O’Neill 33 pts 2nd M. McColgan, Buncrana 32 pts 3rd P. Rutherford, City of Derry 29 pts 4th B. Barr 28 pts 5th K. McGowan, Ballybofey 27 pts F9 R. Timoney 16pts B9 P. Curley, Letterkenny 19 pts Inishowen Winter League Our Inishowen Winter League team is doing very well to date – good luck to team captain Eileen…
Ryder Cup After the second week of match play Lady President Eileen’s team leads by half a point, with 26 1/2 points. There’s a few minor changes to the teams so check the list in the locker room for your name. Next week is singles match play again – if we get even teams of four the following week we hope to have a better ball competition. Sunday 9 Hole Sunday 9 hole winner was Lady Captain Eileen and runner up was Vice Captain Anne. Please come along this week – just meet 1. 30 a.m.
Ryder Cup We had a fun beginning to the Ryder Cup competition on Wednesday 25th October and ladies were drawn into teams. We will have match play events throughout November – you get a point for your team by turning up each week! Lady Captain Eileen’s Team: C. Barber, U. Grant, B. Coyle, J. Harkin, P.O’Donnell, M. O’Hea, S. Reid, A. White, M. McGeough, A. Hume, M. Fisher, M. Scheel. Lady President Eileen’s Team: M. Mc Laren, K.Lynch, A. Begley, D. Britton, A. Coyle, A. Neff, M. McLaughlin, S. O’Carolan, A. McCafferty, A. O’ Neill, C. McCole, R. Timoney. See Ladies Fixtures for details of the Ryder Cup Competition each week!
A large entry of 20 teams attended Captain John Craig’s Scramble at NWGC on Saturday 21 October 2017. The best score of the day was from the team of Margaret O’Hea, Vincent Quigley, Martin Glenn and Raymond Gallagher and together they recorded 11 birdies to return a 16 under par total! 1st Margaret O’Hea (21), Vincent Quigley (10), Martin Glenn (17), Raymond Gallagher (12) 54.0 2nd Lorraine McGettigan (21), Kyle McCarron (+1), Hugh Duffy (15), Ray Gallagher Jr (16) 56.9 3rd Colin Barlow (9), Chris Neff (19), Tom Crossan (21), Dudley Coyle (27) 58.4
The following is the “current” draw for the Captain’s Scramble on Saturday 21st October. Please be ready at your appointed tee box and also accommodate any last minutes changes!! 1st Captains Team Captains Team Captains Team Captains Team 2nd Jimmy McGee Joe Flanagan Hugh Doran John McConalogue 3rd Brian Grant Robbie Martin Andy Walker Anne Coyle 4th M McLaughlin Snr Paul Doherty Cathal Mullan Augusta Neff 5th Colin Barlow Tom Crossan Chris Neff Brendan McDaid 6th Paul O’Hea Liam Barrett Conor Doherty Deirdre Britton 7th Gerry deeney Donal Dunn Dermot Coyle Dudley Coyle 8th Sean McLaughlin Philip Meenan Bernard McDaid Anne McCloskey 9th Anthony Breslin John Spence Eugene Hillick Eileen Quigley 10th Phil Doherty John Mallon Gary McKinney Helen Quigley 11th Manus Harley Hugh McDaid John McCallion Joe McElroy 12th Kyle McCarron Hugh Duffy Eddie Curran Lorraine McGettigan 13th Karol Friel Gregory Boyce Lawrence…
Inishowen Winter League Well done to our Inishowen Winter League team who secured 5 points from a possible 8, away, v Greencastle – a fantastic start! Wednesday 11 October – Ladies Scramble We had a scramble on Wednesday 11 October with teams drawn on the day. The winners were Lady Captain Eileen Quigley, Marie McLaughlin and Anne McCafferty. Sunday 15 October – 9 Hole Sunday Competition 1. Margaret O’Hea 19 pts. 2. Joanne Harkin 16 pts. This competition continues every Sunday afternoon – meet from 1:30 p.m. Wednesday 18 October – Halloween Hamper 1st Joanne Harkin (8) 34 pts. 2nd Marie McLaughlin (18) 33 pts. 3rd Anne O’Neill (20) 32 pts. Front-9 Aileen McGlynn (15) 17 pts. Back-9 Eileen Quigley (21) 18 pts. 9 Holes Una Grant (24) 18 pts. CCS:73 Well done to all prizewinners.