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Club Notes: 6th July 2014

Pitch & Putt

Scrambles: despite strong competition from the World Cup and changeable weather we ran two more well attended scrambles in the last week. On Tuesday the 1st of July we ran the usual club scramble which was won by the team of Breda Howell, Pauline Lucey and Paddy O' Hanrahan much to their and everbody else's surprise.In second place were the team of Mary Maloney, Anthony Mordaunt and Con Lucey. The gross prize went to the team of  Enda Phelan, Matty Anglim and the serial Michael Kennedy.
 
On the Thursday July 3 we ran an "open" scramble  which was won by the narrowest of margins, 1/3 of a shot by the team of Mary Maloney , Pauline Lucey (again) and Mario Smith. the hard luck team were the duo of Bridget Walsh and that man again Michael Kennedy
Please note the usual club scramble will take place  next Tuesday at 6.30pm.
 
Smithwick & Bulmer Light matchplay competitions: We ask that all outstanding matches be played asap.
 
Captains Prize:  This popular competition goes ahead on Sunday July 13. Start time 9.00am with playoffs at 6.00pm. Entry fee 8.00 euro.   
 
Ladies Night:  Ladies please note this is happening on Friday July 18. Those planning to participate should put their names on the lists in the kiosk or the hallway. This to allow us give numbers to our caterers.
 

Tennis

Condon Cup
The next big competition is the Condon Cup team competition on Friday July 11th, starting at 7:15. please sign up and put this date in your diary.  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.
 
Juniors
The Junior Open season is now in full swing. Evan Fitzgerald had a good run getting to the under 14 semifinals in the premier tournament in Sundays Well.  Also a number of juniors went to the Castleview Open, Andrew Duncan was a finalist in the under 18 singles, Pascal Morrissey and Eoin Hoctor had a good performance in the under 16 doubles and Peter Keating progressed in the under 12 singles.
 
We are running junior competitions on Tuesday and Thursday mornings starting on July 8th from 10 to 1PM.
 
Junior Tennis Camp
Tony McCarthy and Grace Durkan are running a tennis camp starting on Tuesday August 5th, this is open to members and non members. Completed forms can be given to the summer supervisors.