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Club Notes: 20th Sept 2015


Castleview Open

Hillview had a good contingent in the Castleview Open over the past few weeks; many reached the semi finals, Hillview finalists were, Jaco Oosthuysen had a good week winning the grade 1 mixed with Grace Durkan and runner up in the men's grade 1. Cora Morrissey was runner up in the grade 4 singles and in the ladies 5 doubles with Siobhan Slater. At grade 6, Hillview had 2 wins, congratulations to Alison Walsh and Evelyn Buckley who won the ladies doubles and Niall and Joanna Lynch who won the mixed.

Club Championships

The club championships have been postponed to October 5th due to the busy schedule of Open and Vets tournaments. Entry forms in hallway or enter online via tournament planner.

New Inn Lena Rice Tournament

The annual Lena Rice Tournament is on in New Inn on Oct 3rd and 4th, this caters for all grades, please support, entries to Sean Looby at 085 8487682, refer to notice for details.

Wednesday Open Americans

Eugene Cooney is running the last Open American Tournament for members and visitors on Wednesday the 23rd September, last week there were 16 players. Therefore if you are free on Wednesday, come along at 7:15 PM for a fun evening.

Juniors Sign up for junior coaching with William Guiry or Jaco Oosthuysen, refer to notices on board.

Pitch and Putt

Annual Outing: The Club Annual Outing took place to Fermoy on Saturday Sept.12. We had a good turnout for the event and blessed with some fine Autumnal weather, we had some excellent competition on what is always an excellent course. Results for the two 36 hole scrambles were as follows:

Morning Scramble: winners were, Maureen Widger, Bridget Walsh and PaddyO'Hanrahan, the runners -up were, Veronica Anglim, Kathleen Foran, Pauline Lucey and Seamus O'Doherty, Gross winners were,  Nora ,Harte Joan Donlon and John Fitzgerald.

Afternoon Scramble: winners were, Nora Whelan, Bridget Walsh and Con Lucey, runners- up were Kathleen Foran, Laura O'Hanrahan and Seanie O'Connor. After the Pitch & Putt and burnt out the group retired to the Corbett Court for some refreshments, food and craic.

Tuesday Scrambles: The last of the Tuesday evening Scrambles was played on the 15th Sept. Again we had a cracking turnout and some blistering scoring especially from the winning team of Norman Rankin, Paul Sweeney and Dave Cahill. the runners - up went to Lorraine Creed, Laura O'Hanrahan and Michael Kennedy. 3rd place went to Evelyn Cahill, Shula McCarthy and Jimmy Fitzgerald and the gross prize to Mary Maloney & Noel Joyce. We are looking to move the Tuesday scrambles to Sunday afternoon, weather permitting of course and we will be in touch with all.

National Mixed Foursomes: To confirm there are no qualifiers for this event this year with all entrants going forward to the final in Collins Cork on Sunday Oct 4. Good luck to all Hillview pairs. Other dates for your diary Sunday Oct 11 - Presidents Prize; Sunday Oct 25 - McInerney & Millea Cups

Club Lotto

On Saturday 19TH September 2015 the Hillview lotto Jackpot was worth €2,300. The numbers drawn were 1-10-16-22. There was no Winner of the Jackpot. There were 7 tickets with 3 numbers, each receives €20.00. The Next Lotto Draw will take place on Saturday 26th September 2015 at 9.30p.m. The Jackpot will be worth €2,400. Tickets are €1 each and can be bought from ticket sellers, or at the Hillview Bingo every Monday & Friday Night or at the Club Bar every night. Buy-ins for 2015 are now due, they are available at €45.00 for 1 year. If you're not in you can't win.

Please note Fee's for Groups wishing to book for outings for Tennis, Badminton, Table Tennis, Pitch & Putt and other events will be accepted. You can contact Hillview Sports Club by phone on 052-6121805 at any time between 10.30am and 10.30pm every day. You can also write to the Hon. Club Secretary Mr. David Barry 085-2813932 and send the letter to Hillview Sports Club, Mountain Road, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. You can also contact our club president Mr Seamus O'Doherty by phone 087-7636545. You can check out our website to see our facilities at http://www.hillviewsportsclub.net or https://www.facebook.net/HillviewSportsClub