Jimmy Bruen Shield – Managers John O’Neill / Brian O’Neill
Kinsale qualified from the area finals at Bandon on the weekend of the 12th May by defeating Skibbereen, Douglas and Macroom. The panel was Tony O’Donovan, Ian Sherlock, Robbie Walsh Jnr, Keith Webb, Brian O’Neill, Patsy Coughlan, Anthony Barry,James Walsh, Aidan Cremin, Ruairi O’Dwyer, Anthony Broderick, Eugene O’Callaghan, Paul Shanahan and Rory McCarthy.
Kinsale will now play Fermoy in the South Munster Area Final, on Thursday 4.45pm in Douglas.
Pierce Purcell Shield – Managers Jerry Crean / Gerry Kelly
Kinsale have been drawn against Dunmore in the second round at Bantry Bay on the 26th May.
The opponents are Bantry Bay in the second round at Cork GC on the 23rd June.
Junior Cup – Managers Declan O’Flynn and Des Fitzgerald
Kinsale have been drawn against the winners of Skibbereen or Macroom, at home on the 30th June.
Barton Shield – Manager Ger Culinane
The home club Muskerry play Kinsale on the 14th June.
Irish Mixed Foursomes – Managers Gert Ringsted / Colette Kenny
Kinsale face Bandon at Lee Valley GC on the 16th June, in the second round.
West Cork Senior Shield – Manager Aidan Cremin
Kinsale received a walkover from Kenmare in the first round, next fixture to be announced.
West Cork Junior Shield – Managers Jerry Crean / Gerry Kelly
Kinsale defeated Glengariff in the first round away, the home left is yet to be scheduled. Glengariff were beaten 0.5 / 4.5 on Sunday . The team was Jimmy Dunne and Padraig Crowley, Anthony Desmond and Ger Coakley, Jim Catchpole and Roy Cuthbert, Michael O’Shaughnessy and Dave Dunne, Robert Stephens and Paul Young. the return match will be scheduled shortly.
JB Carr Trophy – Manager Joe Kennedy
The JB Carr team defeated East Cork to earn a County Final against Mahon. This will be played on a home and away basis, home match on Tuesday 22nd May . It was a terrific mach, with Kinsale winning on the 20th hole of the deciding match. The team is managed by Joe Kennedy, and the team on the day was Dan Hurley and Chris Heaslip, John Crowley and John Hunt, Jerry O’Donoghue and Christy Keating, Edmund O’Sullivan and Batt Ryan, and Gerry Waldron and Jackie Broderick.
Michael Minehane Shield – Manager Joe Kennedy
Kinsale will play Lee Valley GC at Bantry Bay GC on the 11th June.
Michael McEvoy Shield – Manager President John Hunt
To be played at Kinsale GC on the 3rd Sept.
Kinsale defeated Blarney to qualify for the area final at Monkstown on the 21st March, and then won against East Cork, earning a semi-fnal against Muskerry. The reigning Munster champions ran out winners in a competitive match.
The Junior Foursomes team won the qualifier at Macroom on Good Friday. Keith Webb, Mark Byrne, Jody Costello and James Walsh played well in tough conditions. Unfortunately we were beaten in the play-off against Bantry Bay in Bandon.