Author: Brendan O Sullivan

Men’s Winter League & Club Invitation Winners


The first Prizewinners Presentation Night of 2019 was held in the Clubhouse on Sunday 12th May.

Captain Lex presented prizes to the Winter League trophy winner, Paul Greene, along with all the other Class winners, runners-up and third places.

The 4 club invitation team winners, runner-up and third places also received their prizes along with the 5 Hole-In-One winners.

The club would like to thanks the Invitation sponsors for their very generous support:

  • Archas Corporate Insurance
  • Agnelli Motors (Edward Keane & Michael Kerslake)
  • Knight Cleaning Services
  • James Franey Jnr.

Our thanks also goes to Paul Young for sponsoring the Winter League Trophy.

Finally, congratulations to Shay Brennan and Paul Errity for organising and running a very successful Winter League

Prizes Presentation Night: Club Invitations, Winter League & Hole-In-One

Make sure you come along to the Newlands Presentation Night on SUNDAY 12th MAY at 9.00pm if you were a prize winner in the Club Invitations on

18th March 2019 – sponsored by Arachas Corporate Insurance Brokers

30th March 2019 – sponsored by Agnelli Motors

22nd April 2019 – sponsored by Knights Cleaning

6th May 2019 – sponsored by James Franey Jnr.

Also on the night we will present the Winter League Trophy plus prizes to all of the Class Winners, Runners-up and Third places.

In addition we will present Hole-In-One awards to 6 of our members who have collected Aces already this season.

If you are not a prize winner come along anyway and share in the fun.

It could be you next Presentation Night!

Newlands Win in Barton Cup. Metro and JB Carr Teams Exit

Over the May Bank Holiday weekend Newlands had mixed results in the Inter Club Competitions

Barton Cup

Newlands GC beat Citywest GC 3.5-1.5 in the 2nd Round of the Barton Cup on Sunday 5th May.

At home Cian Coghlan & John Scolard won 6&5, Ciaran Curtis & Dylan Harbourne won 2 Holes.

Dermot Bradshaw & Charlie Connell AS on 18 (Match called in)

Away, Dave Errity & Kieran Durkan won 3&2, Maurice Ebbs & Shay Brennan lost on 17.

(Managers  Mick Tolan  & Mark O’Neill)

Metropolitan Cup

Commiserations to the Newlands team who were beaten by The Island on Monday 6th May.

Losing our three matches at hope sealed our fate.

(Managers: Joe Denvir & Cathal Connolly)

JB Carr Trophy

Hard luck to our JB Carr who exited at the hands of a terrific Woodbrook team.

We lost 3-2 in the home fixture on Thur 2nd May.

(Managers: Jim Fitzgerald & Owen Caughey)

Newlands Victorius in 2nd Round of Fred Perry Trophy

Newlands’ opposition in the Fred Perry 2nd Round match on Easter Monday 22nd April was  LUCAN G.C.  and Newlands won 3-2

The 3 Home matches  were  contested by Paul Young & Anthony Holden, Mark Doyle & Dave Murray and Brian Jones & Peter Nalty. Newlands had 2 wins.

The 2 Away matches were played by Emmett McGregor & Ken Johnston, Martin Kenny & Vivien Giles. The games were split 1-1, with the last match going all the way to the 21st hole!

(Managers Philip Keegan & Will Rothwell)


Newlands Win Barton Cup and Fred Perry First Round

Newlands Barton Cup and the new Fred Perry Trophy teams were in action on Sun. 7th April 2019.

They continued the opening round wins started by Newlands Super Seniors against KILCOCK on 29th March 2019. 


Our opposition was WESTMANSTOWN and Newlands won 4-1.

The 3 Home matches  were  contested by Dylan Harbourne & Ciaran Curtis, Cian Coghlan & John Scolard and Dermot Usher & Matthew Rocket, resulting in 1 win and 2 halves. Points total 2-1

The 2 Away matches were played by Dermott Bradshaw & Charlie Connell and Shay Brennan & Maurice Ebbs. Both games won by Newlands. Points total 2-0.

(Managers: Mick Tolan & Mark O’Neill)



Our opposition was PALMERSTOWN HOUSE and Newlands won 4.5 – 0.5

The 3 Home matches  were  contested by Paul Young & Anthony Holden, Mark Doyle & Dave Murray and Dominic Burrows & Kevin O’Reilly. Newlands had 2 wins and the last match was called in for an “official” half point each. Points total 2.5 – 0.5

The 2 Away matches were played byEmmett McGregor & Ken Johnston, Martin Kenny & Vivien Giles. Both games won by Newlands. Points total 2-0.

(Managers Philip Keegan & Will Rothwell)


Karl O’Donnell Bon Voyage Benefit 9-Hole Shotgun Scramble

After 26 years as our Golf Professional, Karl O’Donnell, is moving on to pastures new.
To provide an opportunity for members of the Men’s and Ladies Clubs to show their appreciation for Karl and his service to Newlands, the Management Committee have organised a benefit golf game for the afternoon of Friday 5th April 2019.
It will be great opportunity for all his Newlands friends to wish him Bon Voyage!
It’s a 9-Hole Scramble with a Shotgun start at 4.00 p.m. The cost is €25 per person. The proceeds of the Competition will be presented to Karl, on behalf of the members.
The timesheet is now live for Members only so get your name down, come along for a fun afternoon of golf and wish Karl a wonderful next phase of his career.

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