Pitch & Putt
Scrambles: We ran another successful scramble last Tuesday June 24 with Hillview looking its beautiful best. The winners were the team of Kyle Kennedy, Con Lucey and Breda Howell. The runners up were the team of Jimmy Fitzgerald, Norman Rankin and Nora Whelan. The gross winners by the narrowest of margins were the team of Michael Kennedy, John Cooney and Evelyn Cahill.
Scramble lovers please note the next "Open" scramble takes place on Thursday July 3.
Magner & Crowley Cups: These were held on Sunday June 29 in warm and pleasant conditions. After along day's play the lucky winners were:
Gents Magner Cup: Overall net winner - Adrian Anglim
Overall net runner-up - Jimmy Fitzgerald ( on count back)
Gross Winner - Michael Kennedy,
Ladies Crowley Cup: Overall net winner- Shula McCarthy
Overall net runner- up - Bridget Walsh
Gross winner- Pauline Lucey
Congratulations to all the winners.
Bulmers Light & Smithwick Cups: These cup competitions for Ladies and Gents matchplay have now been drawn and details have been posted in the kiosk window and the main hallway with the first round to be completed by Friday July 4. All those who entered are asked to check the play sheets and arrange their matches.
The next big competition is the Condon Cup team competition on Friday July 11th, please sign up and put this date in your diary. This is the annual recognition of the great work for Hillview, that was done by the extended Condon family since the 1940s and again we are grateful to Paul Condon for continuing the family tradition with his sponsorship. This is a team competition for all grades and should be good fun, please support.
Now is the time to put the coaching to good use, A number of local Junior Open Tournaments will be on over the next few weeks. Its good to test yourself against people from other clubs. The entry forms for Tramore, Catleview and Tipperary Town are in the hallway. Instructions on how to get a Tennis Ireland PIN number are on the noticeboard. Also we are running junior competitions on Tuesday and Thursday mornings starting on July 8th from 10 to 1PM.