Leixlip GAA Golf Society

Welcome to Leixlip GAA Golf Society’s website.

Founded in 1995 by members of of St. Mary’s GAA Golf Club, Leixlip, Co. Kildare, we usually go on 9 or 10 outings a year, including one weekend away.  Each month we play a different course.  If you’re new to the area or fancy taking up golf please feel free to come along to one of our outings as a visitor and see what it’s all about.  New members and sponsors always welcome

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Corballis results

Prize Name Points H/Cap
Winner Lorcan Shinnors 41 15
 1st Class 1 Mick Mulligan 34 13
1st Class 2 Billy Fox 37 20
1st Class 3 Martin Kernaghan 31 33
2s Lorcan Shinnors
PJ O’ Connor
Visitor Seán Ó Laoire 31 17

Latest Handicaps

Handicaps after Grangecastle

Surname Name Corballis Grange Castle Kilkenny
Andrews Pat 36(+5) 36(+6)
Bagnall Michael 29
Bowden Martin 27 28 29
Byrne Brian 16 17
Carney Padraig 23 24
Carroll Mark 10
Cronin Mick 6 7 8
Ellison Pat 26 27 26
Forde P.J. 34 35
Fox Billy 20 19 18
Graham Sean 31 32 33
Hannifey Brian 36(+2) 36(+3) 36(+4)
Hilliard Pat 35 36
Kernaghan Martin 33 32
Kirwan Pat 32
Maher Brendan 17 18 19
Masterson Eneas 20 21 22
McNamee Joe 10 11
McNeill Kevin 28 29
Mooney Ger 31 32
Mooney Niall 23
Mooney Richie 27 28
Mulligan Mick 13 12 13
Murphy Robert 21
Murphy Eddie 14 15 16
O’Connor P.J. 13 14
O’Kane Mark 25
O’Toole Seán 23
Prendergast Eddie 15 16
Roche John 18 19 20
Ryan Matt 17
Ryan Pat 27
Savage Gareth 11 12 9


Shinnors Diarmaid 14 15 14
Shinnors Lorcan 15 12
Skidmore Peter 20

Last Outing Results

Captains day 2019 Palmerstown Hse Resaults

Prize Name Points H/Cap
Winner Diarmaid Shinnors 37 14
2nd Pádraig Carney(cb) 34 24
3rd Mick Cronin 34 8
1st Class 1 PJ O’Connor 32 14
1st Class 2 Brendan Maher(cb) 31 19
1st Class 3 Ger Mooney(cb) 27 32
2nd Class 1 Joe McNamee 31 11
2nd Class 2 John Roche Jnr 31 20
2nd Class 3 Pat Kirwan 27 32
Front 9 Eneas Masterson 13 22
Back 9 Sean Graham(cb) 18 33
Nearest the pin Sean Graham 11ft 4″
Longest Drive Gareth Savage 355yrds
1st Visitor Frank McGuinness 40 19
2nd Visitor Liam Deane 33 13

Match Play Competition

Matchplay 2018

Singles Matchplay 2018


  • Entry fee to play (€10, agreed at AGM)
  • All fees collected will be used to pay for a venue for the final, a meal for the finalists and prizes.
  • The H/C that applies for each round will be the Society H/C as applying for each round.
  • Matches will be played in accordance with the rules of golf for singles matchplay.
  • In accordance with CONGU recommendation’s the full difference between players handicaps will be allowed but the maximum handicap allowed is 28 for men.
  • Matches should be played as singles matchplay separately from outings. Any matches played in conjunction with an outing will be played in Stableford format (i.e. matchplay is not allowed).
    • The best total Stableford score for the round will win the match
    • In the event of a tie the winner will be decided by a count back in the usual way (B9, B6 etc). If still tied the winner will be decided by the toss of a coin.


Draw: Players are drawn randomly. As there are 14 participants 2 players get a bye (1st two drawn) into the 2nd round (Quarter final) and 12 others play in a 1st round. The 1st name drawn has home advantage for that match and is obliged to make contact with his opponent. It’s  both players responsibility to arrange the match. A separate draw will be made for each round. The venue for the final will be agreed by the finalists and if not will be decided by the Society Committee.


Round 1. Played by 23rd June (Killeen Castle Outing) Handicaps apply after Millicent outing (21st Apr) Round 2. Played by 21st July (Killeen Outing) Handicaps apply after Killeen Castle outing (23rd June)


(Bye to R2)  Sean Graham


Sean Graham v


(Bye to R2)  Eddie Prendergast


Joe McNamee or Mark Carroll


P J Forde  v Billy Fox


L Shinnors or D Shinnors v


Mick Mulligan v Mick Cronin


Mick Mulligan or Mick Cronin


Ger Mooney v Brendan Maher


P J Forde or Billy Fox v


Lorcan Shinnors v Diarmaid Shinnors


Ger Mooney or Brendan Maher


Eddie Murphy v Richie Mooney


Eddie Murphy or Richie Mooney v


Joe McNamee v Mark Carroll


Eddie Prendergast



Semi-final. Played by 24th Aug (Hermitage) Handicaps apply after Killeen Outing

Final. Played by 22nd Sept (Naas) Handicaps apply after Hermitage outing



Joe McNamee (singles match play co-ordinator)