BLACK BUSH INTERCLUB NEWS

 

STRAFFAN AND SENIOR CUPS SATURDAY JUNE 24TH 
Senior Cup

Senior Cup playing at Seapoint Golf Club , Saturday 24th June at 2.00 p.m.

Team

David Hayden
Andrew Gavin
Conor Mooney
Sean Doyle
Ciaran O’Muirí

Sub: Conor Walsh

All support would be greatly appreciated.

Tom & Shay

 

Straffan Cup

Our 3rd round match in the Straffan Cup will take place next Saturday 24th June against Knockanally at 2 p.m. in both venues. We have three matches at home and two away. The team to play is:

Home:

Colin Rogers & Gerry Devine
Anthony Togher & Bernard McSweeney
John Sheehy & Kevin Barry
Sub: Stephen O’Reilly

Away:

David Wren & Oliver Harrington
Mario O’Reilly & Albert Prendiville
Sub: Declan Collins

Martin Keane
Manager

One Good – One Bad on the Inter Club Front Sat 17th/Sun 18th
The weekend gave  us mixed results. On Sunday the ladies AIG Junior Cup team had a fantastic win against Ardee in Balcarrick..winning 3 of their matches on or before the 15th hole.   Sheila, Mil  and their team now progress to the Quarter Finals of this competition.  Sunday 9th of July in St Annes1:30pm is the date and venue for this match…oppostion TBC.  Congratulations to all and once again thanks fro the support.  Unfortunately the Jimmy Bruen team lost out on qualification to the  matchplay stages of this competiton in Greenore on Saturday. Hard luck to James, Gerard and all the team ,   thanks to allfor the support.

 

 AIG Junior Cup – Sunday June 18th
 The Junior cup team  to play Ardee in Balcarrick on Sunday June 18th at 1pm is
Evelyn Courtney
Peggy Duffy
Mary Devine
Carmel Hanley
Caoimh O’Grady
Sub: Liz Synnott

Managers: Sheila Ryan  & Mil Murray

Good Golf and Great Weather promised.
All Support Welcome
JIMMY BRUEN QUALIFIER SAT JUNE 17TH 
The Black Bush team for the Jimmy Bruen qualifier in Greenore on Saturday is : Conor Walsh/Rory Glennon. Liam McKay/Con Duignan. Niall McCarthy/Ger Crowley. Cormac Farrell/Gabriel KeatingTom Griffin/Anto Cunningham. Subs Tim Fogarty/Tommy Moore and Peter Conlon/Joe ToomeyManagers: James and Gerard MaguireWe tee off at 11.30 on Saturday.

All support welcome.

HARD LUCK TO  REVIVE ACTIVE TEAM 
Hard Luck to our ladies Revive Active Fourball team who lost to Lucan Golf Club on Sunday June 11th.  with 3 matches away it was always going to be a tough one, the wind on Sunday not making it easy for anyone. The ladies away played well but were no match for home team Lucan losing all 3 away games. Our ladies in Black Bush fared better winning or called in 3 up, unfortunately losing the three away  that was it game over. Hard Luck to Theresa/Angela and their team…once again thanks for all the support. 
GOOD LUCK TO LADIES REVIVE ACTIVE TEAM
Good Luck to our Revive Active Fourball Team
v Lucan Golf Club on Sunday June 11th at 3pm
Home Players

Mary Devine & Siobhan Cleary
Edel Mc Dermott & Bernie Caffrey Away Players
Mil Murray & Ann O’Neill
Carmel Hanley & Theresa Fox
Majella Kilduff & Miriam Horan Subs : Linda Ludgate /Peggy Duffy Managers : Theresa Fox & Angela McMahon All Support Welcome 
Hard luck to the gents Junior Cup team who did not qualify for next stage in Knightsbrook…thanks again to all the supporters 
GOOD LUCK TO GENTS JUNIOR CUP TEAM
Gents junior cup team are playing in Junior Cup qualifier on Saturday June 3rd in Knightsbrook at 8:40am and hopefully they will qualify for Sunday 4th.

Team is as follows:

Gary Mahoney
Daniel Mooney
Ruairi Croke
Stephen Farrell
Martin King

Subs:

Conor Walsh
David Smyth
Liam McKay

All support would be greatly appreciated

Tom Foran & Shay Smyth

 

 

NOT OUR WEEKEND ON INTERCLUB SCENE!!! 
Hard luck to our ladies Boyne Trophy team and Senior Foursomes team who lost out this week.Our Boyne Trophy team were beaten 4 – 1 by Mullingar on Thursday…hard luck to Mary, Bernie and all the team. Sunday was senior foursomes qualifier in Craddockstown but unfortunately  Black Bush failed to reach the 172 required for further progression in this competition.  Hard luck to Vivian and all her team.
ILGU LADIES SENIOR FOURSOMES 
Good luck to the ladies senior foursomes teams playing in a qualifier today in Craddockstown Golf Club at 1:48….all support very welcome

Team

Mil Murray & Peggy Duffy

Majella Kilduff & Mary Devine

Liz Synnott & Patricia Curtin

Manager: Vivian Marsden

 

 BOYNE TROPHY MAY 25TH 2017

BOYNE TROPHY
Black Bush v Mullingar
25th May 2017
3.20 p.m

Playing at home:
Betty Byram and Ann O’Neill
Miriam Horan and Ger O’Hanlon
Sub Bernie Caffrey

Playing in Mullingar:
Peggy Duffy and Patricia Curtin
Dympna Conlon and Mary Lynch
Margaret O’Sullivan and Carmel Hanley
Sub Margaret Kenny

Best of Luck Girls
Mary and Bernie

Mixed  Fortunes …..Sat 20th/Sun 21st May
Our gents teams had mixed fortunes over the weekend , our Pierce Purcell team missed out on qualification but both Moore and Straffan Cup teams were victorious. once again thanks to all the supporters
Pierce Purcell Qualifier: Hard luck to the Pierce Purcell team who playing in Ashbourne on Saturday unfortunately missed out on qualification to the next stage. The standard was very high on Saturday morning  and despite finishing 8th  it was not to be for Bill and his team.Moore Cup: The Moore cup team had a tight victory over Cill Dara on Saturday afternoon.  All resting on the last match in Black Bush , well done to Robert Murray who held his nerve and the 18th for a Black Bush victory. Congrats to Kevin, John and all the team.Straffan Cup: Well the Straffan cup made it so much easier on our hearts this time round.  They had a comfortable win against Milltown on Sunday May 21st. Having won both matches away a single match in Black Bush was all that was required.  This was delivered with room to spare  so the Straffan Cup team   move on to the next round.  Congrats to Finbar, Martin and all the team
INTERCLUB MATCHES 2OTH/21ST MAY 
This weekend it is the turn of Black Bush Gents in Interclub matches, we wish them all the very best and of course ALL support welcome

SATURDAY MAY 20TH

Pierce Purcell Qualifying -Ashbourne G.C. 10am

Stephen Beatty & James Mullaney
Tommy Moore & Peter Kinsella
Tony Foran & Ciaran Maher
Seamus Chamberlain & Paddy Ward
Denny Byram & Finbarr Marsden

Subs: Mark Devanney & Brian Walsh, Terry Murray & Barney O’Neill

Your support for the team would be very welcome. If you are there you can help by acting as a ball spotter for the team at some of the blind spots on the course.

Bill Reid
Team Manager

Moore Cup v Cill Dara Golf Club 2pm

Mangers: Kevin Barry & John Bacon

SUNDAY MAY 21stStraffan Cup Round 2  v Miltown Golf Club Sunday 21st May. 2 Teams away
– David Wrenn/Oliver Harrington
– Mario O’Reilly/Declan Collins
Matches commence at 2.00pm in Miltown3 Teams home
– Colin Rogers/Gerry Devine
– Kevin Barry/John Sheehy
– Anthony Togher/ Bernard McSweeney
Matches commence at 4pm in Black Bush
Sub: Eamon HughesAll support WelcomeFinbar and Martin 
YOU WIN SOME…YOU LOSE SOME!
Congratulations to the ladies AIG Junior Cup team who had a great , exciting win on Sunday against Headfort in Mannan Castle. 2 matches down 19, 2 on 18…nerves of steel required.  Well done to players, caddies and managers.  Next round in Balcarrick June 18th Unfortunately our Ladies AIG Intermediate Cup team and our Ladies AIG Challenge Cup team were both beaten over the week end….Hard Luck to all…thank you to all players, caddies and managers who put in such a huge effort since the start of the year.  THANK YOU TO ALL OUR SUPPORTERS
 
INTERCLUB MATCHES MAY 13TH/14TH
Well it’s ladies weekend on the interclub scene this Saturday and Sunday.  We have ladies teams  playing in 3 AIG Singles matchplay .  Good luck everyone and as usual all support welcome.

First up on Saturday May 13th is the Intermediate Cup team managed by Ann O ‘Neill and Peggy Duffy, they play Seapoint in Greenore at 1:15 

Team: Mary Lynch, Siobhan Cleary, Edel Mc Dermott,Margaret Kenny , Linda Ludgate .

Subs Hazel Conroy & Teresa Dillon

Sunday May 4th we have Junior and Challenge Cup Matches

Junior Cup v Headfort in Mannan Castle at 11am  

Managers Sheila Ryan & Mil Murray

Team: Mary Devine, Peggy Duffy, Caoimhe O’Grady, Dympna Conlon, Patricia Curtin 

Sub: Liz Synnott

Challenge Cup  v Headfort in Knockanally G.C at 1:45pm

Managers: Mary Devine & Siobhan Cartuir

Team: Gay O’Hea, Delma Flanagan, Pat Barry, Eileen Hughes, Fiona Mc Evoy

Subs: Pauline Pierce & Carmel Grimes

WEEKEND WINNERS 6TH/7TH MAY
We had a hatrick of wins this weekend……first up on Saturday afternoon our North Leinster Mixed Team had a great win against Ardee, we had 3 matches away, winning two of these and one of our home games gave us the victory both of the other match finished all square…well done to Marie , Tim and team.The Gents Straffan Cup team won probably the longest running match in Black Bush History…7 Days!!! Well done to Stephen O’ Reilly and Mario O’Reilly who had to leave the deciding match at 21 holes AS last Saturday and come out and pay a full 18 on Sat May 6th…which they WON! Stephen sinking the winning put on the 18th.  Well done to Finbar, Martin  and all the team but special mention has to go to Stephen and Mario…a great resultLast out was the Ladies Revive Active Fourball v Killeen Castle on Sunday.  With 3 matches away this was always going to be a difficult one .   Once again winning two of the away matches and one at home in Black Bush clinched the victory, congrats to Theresa, Angela and  all the team.Big THANK YOU to all our supporters home and away
INTERCLUB MATCHES SAT 6TH & SUNDAY 7TH MAY

We have a number of matches home and away this weekend, if you can, try get out to support our teams. Forecast is good, temperatures and excitement will be high….and hopefully when it is all done we will have a few wins under our belts.   Good luck to everyone.

NORTH LEINSTER MIXED  V ARDEE  Sat May 5thHOME TEAM – Match 14:30
Jimmy Mullaney & Margaret Kenny
Tony Foran & Linda Ludgate
Subs:- Robbie Irwin & Hazel Conroy
AWAY TEAM – Match 13:50
John Kearns & Vivian Marsden
Dermot & Edel McDermott
Peter Kinsella & Miriam Horan
Subs:- Kieran Dunne & Margaret O’Sullivan
Managers :- Marie Felle & Tim FogartySTRAFFAN CUP – DECIDING MATCH SAT MAY 6th 3pmMatch Currently 2 – 2 ( from Sun April 30th)Mario O’Reilly and Stephen O’ReillyManagers: Finbar Marsden & Martin KeaneREVIVE ACTIVE V KILLEEN CASTLE SUNDAY MAY 7THHOME TEAM Match 14:30
Mary Devine & Siobhan Cleary
Bernie Caffrey & Edel Mc Dermott
Sub: Paula Scully
AWAY TEAM Match 14:10
Peggy Duffy & Ann O’Neill
Dympna Conlon & Margaret O’Sullivan
Vivian Marsden & Miriam Horan
Sub : Mil Murray Managers: Theresa Fox & Angela Mc Mahon
INTERCLUB MATCHES SUNDAY APRIL 29TH – WHAT A MATCH..STILL RUNNING!
Straffan CupThe Straffan Cup match was played on Sunday 30th April with two matches away and three at home.The two matches away were royal battles. One of the Naas pairings had a stretch of 4 holes with 3 birdies and a par and Black Bush lads kept the cool and got back to just the one down but unfortunately lost on 17. The other match also lost on 17th with holes being won throughout the match with great pars.Two of our matches at home were won by 16th hole. The other match was all square right up to 18 and had to go down 19, 20 and 21 where the teams could not be separated and light had faded so the match could not be concluded. A ruling was given by the organising body that the last match has to be played again over 18 holes. Mario O’Reilly and Stephen O’Reilly will therefore play the match at home at about 3pm on Saturday 6th May. We wish them the best of luck. Finbarr/Martin 

 

 

Gents Teams and Managers Ladies Teams and Managers
Junior and Senior Cup: Tom Foran& Shay SmythBarton Cup: Tommy Moore & Joe TwomeyJimmy Bruen: James & Gerard MaguirePierce Purcell: Bill Reid & Conor WalshProvincial Towns: Jim Fagan & Peter ConlonAll Ireland Fourball: Liam McKay & Tom ForanStraffan Cup: Finbar Marsden & Martin KeaneMoore Cup: Kevin Barry & John BaconSeniors: John Sheehy & Jimmy Mullaney Senior Foursomes: Vivian MarsdenJunior Foursomes: Miriam Horan & Peggy DuffyJunior Cup:Sheila RyanIntermediate Cup: Ann O’Neill & Peggy DuffyMinor Cup: Gillian Hogan & Ellen CollinsChallenge Cup: Mary Devine & Siobhán CartuirRevive Active Four Ball: Theresa Fox & Angela Mc MahonBoyne Trophy: Mary Lawlor & Bernie Caffrey
Irish Mixed Foursomes: John Creagh & Margaret KennyNorth Leinster Mixed Foursomes: Marie Felle-Brady & Tim Fogarty

 

 



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