2016 National Gents Strokeplay Day One Blog and Scoreboard

Titles go to Dayle Donohoe and Ashley Lowry

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Pictured bove are our 2016 National Junior and Intermediate Strokeplay Champions Dayle Donohoe & Ashley Lowry's pictured with PPUI President Mervyn Cooney. We hope you all enjoyed our coverage today & look foward to seeing you all again tomorrow for the Seniors from 8.30am.


Dayle Donohoe pars the last hole to win the National Intermediate Strokeplay title with a score of -21, 141 by a stroke from Michael Vaughan to make up for his disappointment of losing the National Matchplay Final back in Seapoint.  His St Patricks club-mate Kevin Doyle gets third on countback with his final round of seven under par. Well done to Dayle on his win. Photos to follow


Michael Vaughan finishes -20 with Liam Huson -13. Dayle Donohoe is -21 playing the last hole with Jmaes Dignan -15. 


Patrick Murphy finishes on -15 with Albert Mithen's total -12. 


Looking good for Dayle Donohoe now as he is -21 with three to play. Michael Vaughan is now -20 with one to play. 


Both Frank O'Brien and Aidan O'Connor finish on -11. 


Michael Vaughan moves to -18 with six holes left to play. Dayle Donohoe answers in going to -19 with six to play! Kevin Doyle sets new clubhouse target on -15 after a round of 47 as Edward Walsh finishes on -13. James Dignan is -15 on course. 


36 Hole Leader Dayle Donohoe moves to -17, one clear of Michael Vaughan as James Dignan is -14 with nine to play. 


Michael Vaughan turns -16 as Liam Huson moves to -14 with Nine to play. 


Conor Irwin has finished on -13 for the clubhouse lead. Charlie Morrissey finishes on -11. Out on the course Patrick Murphy is now -13 with Albert Mithen still on -10 with Nine to play. 


In the Intermediate Playoff, Kevin Doyle and Conor Irwin have both moved to -13. Edward Walsh and Frank O'Brien are both on -10, Aidan O'Connor remains on -9 as Charlie Morrissey is on -8 with Nine to play. 


All over in the Junior and Ashley Lowry from the host club has held on for a big local success with a total of -11 151. He beats three other players including club-mate John Connolly, Stephen Harte of Collinstown and Glenn Fortune of St Patricks who all finished on -10. John and Glenn got second and third on countback. Well done to Ashley on his great closing round of -7 to win the Grade!


Junior Playoff: John Connolly finishes on -10, Anthony Burke -6 as we await the final pairings cards..


Junior Playoff: Ashley Lowry new leader on -11 as Padraig Hobbert is now second on -7. Martin Russell finishes tournament on level par. 


Junior Playoff: Mick Feehan joins Middleton on -4 as Anthony McDonnell Snr and Jason Cunningham both finish on -2. 


Junior Playoff: Damian Middleton finishes tournament on -4 with Gerald O'Brien falling back to -1 on the Back Nine. 


Inter P/O Qualifiers 

Dayle Donoghue -15

James Dignan -13

Michael Vaughan -12

Liam Huson -10

Albert Mithen -10

Patrick Murphy -9

Frank O'Brien -9

Aidan O'Connor -9

Edward Walsh -8

Kevin Doyle -8

Conor Irwin -8

Charlie Morrissey -7

P/O Underway 


Junior Playoff: Glenn Fortune has moved to -10 as Stephen Harte remains on-8 with Nine to Play. A two shot lead for the St Patricks player approaching the closing stages. 

Intermediate Playoff Qualifiers Immiment 


Junior Playoff Update: John Connolly moves to -8 with Anthony Burke on -6 with Nine Holes left to play. 


Junior Playoff Update: Martin Russell slips back to -1 with Padraig Hobbert still on -5 with Nine to play.


Junior Playoff Update: Ashley Lowry moves to -7, with Jason Cunningham on -5 with Nine to Play. 


Selected Inter Scores after 36: Dayle Donohoe -15, Albert Mithen -10, Frank O'Brien -9, Kevin Doyle and Edward Walsh -8. 

Junior Playoff Update: Gerard O'Brien moves to -6, Mick Feehan -5, Damian Middleton -4 as Anthony McDonnell Snr stays on -3. 



36 Holes: Tom McMorrow and Weeshie Murphy -7, Darren Duffy -5, Richard Burke -4 and Martin Freaney Level Par, Mark Donnelly +4 

27 Holes: Kevin Doyle and Frank O'Brien -7, Edward Walsh -5, Frank O'Brien -3, Charlie Egan and Willie Prendergast +2, 


36 Holes: Ruairi Fortune -3, Gavin Carroll -1 and John Scully +1. 

27 Holes: Albert Mithen -10, Declan Hogan -9 and Alan O'Keeffe +3


36 Holes: Conor Irwin -8, Owen Farrell, Creagh Courtney, Ger O'Sullivan and JP Mullally all -7, David Campbell -2

27 Holes: Patrick Murphy -6, Brian Doyle -5, Gerard Hogan -4, Paul Malone -2, Evan Sheehan -1 and Aidan O'Rourke Level 


36 Holes: Anthony Ryan Level, Paul Cooney +1 and olin Sheehan +4

27 Holes: Dayle Donohoe -12, Richard Bunyan -5 and Frank O'Neill Level 


Completed Inter Scores: Michael Vaughan -12, Aidan O'Connor -9, Jamie Hogan -5, David Cassidy -2 Sean Kearney +1, Stephen Keatinge +7 

27 Holes: Darren Duffy and Robert O'Donnell -7, Richard Burke -3, Martin Freaney -1, Martin Loran and Barry Neilus both +1. 


Completed Inter Scores: Kieran Egan -3, Billy Griffin +1 and Gerry Thompson +4. 

27 Holes: Tom McMorrow -6, Weeshie Murphy -4 and Mark Donnelly Level 


27 Holes: Ruairi Fortune -5, John Scully -2 and Gavin Carroll +2. 


27 Holes: Conor Irwin -7, Creagh Courtney -5 and David Campbell -1. 

18 Holes: James Dignan -6, Brian Cahill -3, Liam Huson & Charlie Morrissey both Level and Phillip Williams Fermoy +1. 

All Inters on Secound Round 


27 Holes: Ger O'Sullivan -6, John Paul Mullally and Owen Farrell both -5. 

18 Holes: Don McCormack -7, Derek Ryan -6, Paddy Kelly -4, Alan Bennis Level, Derek Healy -3 and Cian Morrisson -2. 


27 Holes: John Farrell -2, Jamie Hogan, Anthony Ryan and David Cassidy -1, Patrick Williams +1,  Pat McCarthy and Paul Cooney +2, Colin Sheehan +3  and Stephen Keatinge +6. 


27 Holes: Michael Vaughan -9, Aidan O'Connor -7, Kieran Egan -4, Sean Kearney -1, Billy Griffin Level and Gerry Thompson +4

18 Holes: Edward Walsh -1, Willie Prendergast Level and John Troy Jnr +1 


18 Holes: Kevin Doyle -5, Frank O'Brien -3 and Charlie Egan +4. 


18 Holes: Albert Mithen -6, Declan Hogan -5 and Alan O'Keeffe +5. 


Selection of Nine Hole Scores: Don McCormack and Derek Ryan -4, John Troy Jnr -3 and James Dignan and Brian Cahill both -2


18 Holes: Evan Sheehan -5, Patrick Murphy -2, Paul Malone -1, Brian Doyle Level, Gerard Hogan +2, Aidan O'Rourke +3


18 Holes: Dayle Donohoe -5, Richard Bunyan -2 and Frank O'Neill -1 


Inters after 18: Robert O'Donnell and Tom McMorrow -4, Richard Burke -3, Darren Duffy and Weeshie Murphy -2, Barry Neils and Martin Loran Level, Martin Freaney and Mark Donnelly +3. 


18 Holes: Ger O'Sullivan and Conor Irwin -6, Creagh Courtney, Owen Farrell and John Scully -1, Ruairi Fortune and JP Mulally Level, David Campbell +1 and Gavin Carroll +3. 


18 Holes: John Farrell -2, Pat McCarthy and David Cassidy -1, Anthony Ryan Level, Patrick Williams +2, Paul Cooney +3 and Colin Sheehan +4. 




Inter Scores after 18: Aidan O'Connor -4, Kieran Egan and Michael Vaughan -3, David Cassidy -1, Jamie Hogan and Billy Griffin Level, Gerry Thompson +1, Sean Kearney +3 and Stephen Keatinge +7 



Intermediates underway, Scoreboard to follow



Inter After Nine: Conor Irwin -3, Creagh Courtney -2, JP Mullally, Ger O'Sullivan, Owen Farrell and David Campbell all -1. 


Completed Junior Scores: Michael Molloy -1, Timmy Looney Jnr +5 and Colin Campbell +7. 

Inter after 9: John Farrell -1, Pat McCarthy Level and Patrick Williams +2 


Completed Junior Scores: Mick Feehan -3Jim Molloy and Ger Keohoe both -1

Inter after 9: Anthony Ryan -1, Colin Sheehan Level and Paul Cooney +2


Inter After Nine: Jamie Hogan and David Cassidy -1 and Stephen Keating +5. 


Intermediate Updates After Nine Holes: 

Michael Vaughan -3, Billy Griffin and Aidan O'Connor -2, Kieran Egan Level, Sean Kearney +1 and Gerry Thompson +2


36 Holes: Padraig Hobbert -5, Kevin Knox +2, Anthony Maher +5


Junior Completed Scores: Mark Kavanagh -1, Ryan Walsh +2 and Patrick Ryan +7 


36 Holes: John Connolly -7, Ross O'Reilly +2 and David Donoghue +3

27 Holes: Conor Fahy -1, Liam Farrell +1, John O'Brien +4, Emmet Doran +5 and Roger Guthrie +8 


36 Holes: Stephen Harte -8, Iain Edwards +1 and Michael Kenny +9. 

27 Holes: Michael Molloy -1, Colin Campbell +3 and Timmy Looney Jnr +7. 


36 Holes: Ashley Lowry -4, Damian Middleton -3, John Kennedy Level, Conor Walsh +3, Paddy Noonan +6 and Joseph O'Riordan +10

27 Holes: Mick Feehan -3, Ger Keogh Level Par and Jim Molloy +2. 


36 Holes: Glenn Fortune -7, Martin Russell -4, Jason Cunnigham & Anthony McDonnell Snr -3, Gerald O'Brien -1, Martin O'Sullivan and William Clear +1, Stephen Redmond +4, Tom Crowe +5, Eamon O'Rourke +6 Hugh O''Sullivan +9, William Hudson +11,  Aaron Winters +13 and PJ Ryan +16.

27 Holes: Padraig Hobbert -2, Kevin Knox +1 and Anthony Maher +4. 



27 Holes: Stephen Harte -9, John Connolly -8, Mark Kavanagh -1, Ian Edwards Level, Ryan Walsh +1, Ross O'Reilly & David Donoghue +3 and Michael Kenny +7. 


36 Holes: Richard Burke -5, Stephen Cavanagh Jnr +4 and Seamus Holleran +8



First 36 Holes Junior Scores:

Sean Miller +2, Matthew King +9 and Shane Lowry +10


27 Holes: Ashley Lowry -3, John Kennedy Level and Paddy Noonan +6


27 Holes: Damian Middleton -2, Conor Walsh Level Par and Joseph O'Riordan +9 

18 Holes: Liam Farrell Level Par and Emmet Doran +4


27 Holes: William Clear -2, Martin O'Sullivan Level Par and Jamie Leech +6. 

18 Holes: Conor Fahy -1, John O'Brien +7 and Roger Guthrie +9


27 Holes: Stephen Redmond +2, Eamonn O'Rourke +5 and William Hudson Snr +9

18 Holes: Michael Molloy -2, Colin Campbell +1 and Timmy Looney Jnr +2 


27 Holes: Anthony McDonnell Snr -4, Tom Crowe +1 and Aaron Winters +10. 

18 Holes: Mick Feehan -3 and Ger Keogh & Jim Molloy both +2. 


27 Holes: Jason Cunningham -2, Martin Russell -1 and Hugh O'Sullivan +8. 

18 Holes: Padraig Hobbert -1, Kevin Knox and Anthony Maher both +1. 


27 Holes: Glenn Fortune -3, Gerard O'Brien +1 and PJ Ryan +12 


27 Holes: Anthony Burke -4, Stephen Cavanagh Jnr +1 and Seamus Hollernan +5


27 Holes: Sean Miller Level, Shane Lowry +2 and Matthew King +6 

18 Holes: Ryan Walsh and Mark Kavanagh both Level and Patrick Ryan +4

9 Holes: Liam Farrell -1 and Emmet Doran +3 


18 Holes: John Connolly -6, Stephen Harte -3, Iain Edwards & Ross O'Reilly both +1 and Michael Kenny and David Donoghue both +4


9 Holes: Conor Fahy -1, John O'Brien +4 and Roger Guthrie +7. 


18 Holes: Ashley Lowry -4, Paddy Noonan and John Kennedy +1

9 Holes: Michael Molloy -1, Timmy Looney Level and Colin Campbell +1


18 Holes: Conor Walsh -3, Damian Middleton Level and Joseph O'Riordan +1

9 Holes: Mick Feehan Erry -1, Jim Molloy Level and Ger Keogh +1


18 Holes: William Clear Level, Martin O'Sullivan +1, Stephen Redmond +2 Eamon O'Rourke +3, Jamie Leech +5 and William Hudson +7. 

9 Holes: Padraig Hobbert -4, Kevin Knox and Anthony Maher both +1. 


18 Holes: Anthony McDonnell Snr -5, Tom Crowe Level and Aaron Winters +9 


18 Holes: Martin Russell and Jason Cunningham both Level, Hugh O'Sullivan +5.

9 Holes: Ryan Walsh and Mark Kavanagh both +2 and Patrick Ryan +3. 


18 Holes: Glenn Fortune +1, Gerard O'Brien +2 and PJ Ryan +10 


18 Holes: Anthony Burke -1, Stephen Cavanagh Jnr Level and Seamus Hollernan +6

9 Holes: John Connolly -3, David Donoghue Level and Ross O'Reilly +2 


9 Holes: Stephen Harte and Iain Edwards both -1 and Michael Kenny +3


18 Holes: Shane Lowry +2, Sean Miller +3 and Matthew King +4

9 Holes: Paddy Noonan -2, John Kennedy Level and Ashley Lowry +1 


9 Holes: Conor Walsh -3,  Damian Middleton -1 and Joseph O'Riordan +1. 


9 Holes: William Clear -2, Martin O'Sullivan +3 and Jamie Leech +5. 



9 Holes: Stephen Redmond +2 and William Hudson Snr and Eamon O'Rourke both +4. 


9 Holes: Anthony McDonnell Snr -4, Tom Crowe Level and Aaron Winters +4. 


9 Holes: Martin Russell and Jason Cunnigham both -2 and Hugh O'Sullivan +3. 


Updates every nine holes 


9 Holes: PJ Ryan -3, Glenn Fortune Level and Gerald O'Brien +1. 


9 Holes: Anthony Burke -3, Stephen Cavanagh Jnr -1, Sean Miller Level, Matthew King +2, Shane Lowry +3 and Seamus Hollernan +5. 


Stephen Cavanagh Jnr of Tipperary Hills officially gets us underway at the National Gents Strokeplay in tullamore