Club Notes – 13th of November 2017

The following are the results from our Seniors on Wednesday 8th November.

Winners: Martin Scarry, Deirdre Donnellan, Martie Healy. 2nd: Martin Keane, Evelyn Clarke, Michael Mulcahy. 3rd: Sheila Costello, John Donoghue, Paddy Raftery.

The Annual General Meeting of The Men’s Club in Mountbellew Golf Club was held in our clubhouse on Sunday,12th November 2017. The outgoing Captain Michael Conneally thanked all supporters of our club. He thanked Anne Marie Murray (outgoing Lady Captain) and Stephen King (outgoing President) for working with him throughout the year for the GOOD of everyone in our club. He also thanked all the committee that he was part of but especially Donal Killeen who was leaving office as Men’s secretary having been 4 years in the role. Michael then wished Jimmy Screene and Becki Gavin the best of luck in the Bar which they’ve leased from the club. Finally he wished Ray Moore every good wish for his year as Captain.

The following officers were elected: Captain: Ray Moore, Vice Captain: Joe Burke, Secretary: Basil King, Treasurer: Billy Hyland, Handicapping Secretary: John Gannon. Men’s Committee: Michael Conneally (ex-officio), Charlie Porter, Liam Jones, Donal Killeen, Paddy Flaherty, Liam Higgins, Gerry T. Flaherty, Noel Donnellan. Ray Moore in accepting the Captaincy thanked Michael Conneally for proposing him as Captain. Michael he felt will be a hard act to follow but he looked forward to the club having a great year ahead.

The Autumn League from Monday 6th November to Sunday 12th November was won by: Ger Keane (23) 37pts, 2nd: Peter Sheils (23) 34pts, Gross: Billy Hyland (12) 22pts.

The Ladies 9 holes re-entry Hampers Competition will continue ’til 9th December.

The Men’s Club are running a Special Christmas Raffle at €2 per line. All members and/or visitors are encouraged to support this raffle. There are a lot of GREAT PRIZES on offer. All committee members will have tickets.