Competition Results: Patrick McLoughlin with a superb one over par round of 71 took the honours in the Harvestmoon Print and Design sponsored 18 hole stroke competition at the weekend. Second place went to Seamus Doyle with Maurice Cullen in third position. Congratulations to all the winners.
Condolences: The deepest sympathy of the committee and members is extended to Club President John Crowe on the recent death of his father Mike Crowe. May he rest in peace.
Club Matchplay: The semi-final draw has been made for the club matchplay competition, sponsored by McDevitts Pharmacy. Enda McHugh will face Frank Holohan while Dillon Beirne takes on Barry Maxwell. It is the responsibility of the first named player to organise the match. Matches should be completed as soon as possible.
Swanlinbar GFC Classic: Swanlinbar GFC hold their annual classic this Saturday in our club. To book a tee time please ring 087 1211923.
Caring for Conor: This Friday Caring for Conor are holding their big fundraising night in Longford Greyhound Stadium. Tickets are available from John Ryan, Joey Smith, Helena D’Arcy, Jeanette McManus, John O’Connell and Tommy Moran. Support from members for this big fundraising night would be greatly appreciated. Buses to the event are running from Priors Bar but they must be booked in advance.
Club Roundup: Council members are reminded that there is a council meeting on Wednesday evening at 9pm sharp. All council members are asked to attend. The Chill Insurance draw cards are currently in circulation. Members are asked to support the fundraising draw with proceeds going towards the ongoing maintenance and development of the club. To get a draw card please contact Martin McCartin on 086 6035582.
An 18 hole V par competition sponsored by Chris and Marion Fahy will run from Sunday to Friday September 13 to 18. Gortletteragh GAA are holding a fundraising classic on September 26. Further details on that classic to follow. Seniors Golf continues each Tuesday evening except on weeks where there is an outing with a draw for playing partners at 6pm. Friday evening scrambles also continue each Friday evening.