News 2022

Ladies Singles at Douglas 8 August 2022

First Prize Division 1

First Prize Division 1

Dolores O'Sullivan of Muskerry with Captain Kay Barry

First Prize in Division 2

First Prize in Division 2

Emma Delany of Cork with Captain Kay Barry

Second Prize in Division 1

Second Prize in Division 1

Margo Hurley of Monkstown with Captain Kay Barry

Second Prize in Division 2

Second Prize in Division 2

Kay Waters of Monkstown with Captain Kay Barry

Hole in One Maestro

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Muskerry member Richard Cahill had a stunning Hole in One at the 16th hole during the singles event at Monkstown on 25 April last. Richard used a four iron hit with a high fade which landed two feet beyond the hole and spun into the hole to delight of Richard and his playing partners Niall Kennefick + Bryan and Brendan Ronayne. All the Cope Alliance congratulate Richard.

Gents Team Event at Monkstown 18 July

First Prize

First Prize

President Jim Harvey pictured with the Muskerry first prize winners; Sean Cronin, Martin Kelly, Donal Buckley.

Third Prize

Third Prize

Monkstown Team; John Harte, President Jim Harvey, Denis Richardson & Jamie O'Mahony.

Ladies Team Event at Douglas 11 July

Prize table

Many thanks to Keanes for their most generous prizes

First Prize Muskerry

Imelda Keniry, Helen McLaughlin, President Mary O'Brien and Niamh Foley

Second Prize Cork

Mary Walsh, Claire Barry, Mary Fitzgerald, Emma Delaney with President Mary O'Brien

Third Prize Monkstown

Maria Lawlor, Catherine Cronin, President Mary O'Brien and Mary O'Sullivan

Fourth prize Douglas

Joan Barrett, Orna Kavanagh, President Mary O'Brien and Sheila Lane

Gents Singles at Muskerry 11 July

Enjoying Muskerry

Enjoying Muskerry

Enjoying Muskerry

Enjoying Muskerry

Lady Golfer of the Year 2021

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Kathleen O'Keeffe of Muskerry was Lady Golfer of the Year 2021.

Picture shows Kathleen receiving the trophy from President Mary O'Brien

Ladies Singles at Muskerry 13 June 2022

First prize in actegory 1 went to Siobhan Maher of Muskerry of Muskerry. Photo shows Siobhan receiving her prize from President Mary O'Brien

Best gross prize went to Siobhan O'Herlihy of Muskerry. Photo shows Siobhan receiving her prize from President Mary O'Brien

First prize in category 2 went to Mary Kilcoyne of Muskerry with an outstanding score of 48 points. Photo shows Mary receiving her prize from President Mary O'Brien.

Second prize in category 2 went to Nina Kearney of Monkstown. Photo shows Nina receiving her prize from President Mary O'Brien

Gents Singles at Douglas 23 May 2022

Colm ORiain was victororious with a great score of 44 points. Pictured with Colm is Cope Captain John Philips and Sean Keane (Main Sponsor)

Second prizewinner Tom Quirke

Fifth prizewinner Noel O'Donovan pictured with Cope Captain John Philips and Sean Keane (Main Sponsor).

Douglas Gents Prize Ceremony

Douglas Gents Prize Ceremony

Cope Golf Alliance stalwart speaking at the prizegiving

Douglas Gents Prizegiving

Douglas Gents Prizegiving

Seo ´e an tUasal Colm ORiain agus ´e ag tabhairt óráid ‘urbi et orbi’ ag bronnadh na nduaiseanna

Ladies Singles at Monkstown 23 May 2022

First prizewinner in Division 1 Veronica O'Mara of Muskerry pictured with Captain Kay Barry

Monkstown Ladies

Second prizewinner in Division 1 Rosemary O'Connor of Monkstown

Best gross prizewinner Rhona Carmody of Douglas

Firts prizewinner in Division 2 Lily Hesse of Monkstwon

Second prizewinner in Division 2 Margo Hurley of Monkstown

Eileen Coakley of Monkstown won third prize in Division 2

Mary Kilcoyne, Mary O Brien Lady President and Susie Burke Muskerry

Mary O Donoghue, Kathleen O Cathail, Marie Fitzgerald, Noreen Fox, Muskerry

Mary D O Sullivan, Terry Sheehan and Teresa Barrett Monkstown

Gent Golfer of the Year 2021

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Denis O'Driscoll of Muskerry was gents golfer of the year in 2021. There was a close battle for the title between Denis O'Driscoll and Eddie Gleeson of Cork with Denis winning out by one point over the best three of four rounds. Denis secured the title with a stunning 45 points at Muskerry on 5 July last.

Picture shows Denis receiving the trophy from President Jim Harvey

Gents Singles at Monkstown 25 April

Third prize

Third prize

John Harte from Monkstown receiving third prize from captain John Philips

Front 9

Front 9

Tim O'Mahony from Monkstown who won the front 9 prize with a score of 22 points

Back 9

Back 9

Noel O'Donovan from Douglas who won the back 9 prize with a wonderful score of 25 points

International honour for Cope Golf Alliance Trustee Ada O'Sullivan

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It is with much pleasure that we recently learned that our esteemed trustee Ada O'Sullivan has been appointed by the R&A, the governing body of golf, to a committee role. Ada will serve a four year term as a member of The R&A’s Open Championships Committee, which oversees the staging of The Open, the AIG Women’s Open and the Senior Open presented by Rolex.

All at the Cope Golf Alliance are delighted for Ada and we send her many congratulations.