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Club Notes: 20th March 2016

Tennis - Sinead McSweeney Captains Teams on the Double

Munster Cup.

Captain Sinead has the X Factor, winning the Spring League and Munster Cup in the same week. Finally a Hillview team has won a Munster Cup. Congratulations to our Ladies Div. 4 team of Sinead MacSweeney, Mary Wall, Kathleen Deely and Annmaire Moroney, who after a long campaign won the final against Clonakilty in Sundays Well last Sunday. Our Mixed Div. 3 team of Michael Moroney, Dean O'Mahoney, Nuala Smith and Ann Walsh, had to give best on a 3 to 1 scoreline against local rivals Kilfeacle in their final.

Spring League

The first of the season's club tennis competitions came to completion on Wed night last. Our Spring League was a great success and players had many opportunities to hone their skills for the season ahead. The finals of Div. 1 were contested by Sinead Mc Sweeney's team of  Gerry Burke, Jerry Cahill and Vivie Levie. They had the closest of wins 21 to 20 points over Siobhan Slater's team of Michael Murray, Eamon Lonergan and Phil Darrer. In Div. 2 Alison Walshe's team of Mark Cummins, Paul Charles and Ger Gunne gained revenge for their league defeat by rivals Eugene Cooney, John Carolan, Olivia O Mahoney and Ann Kendrick. The Ladies Doubles competition was won by Barbara Russell and Breda Breen who had an excellent game against Tracey Weight and Ann Marie Cosgrave. In presenting the prizes, this year's tennis Captain Noel Byrne thanked all the competitors for their support over the weeks of the competition, while President Seamus O Doherty wished Noel all the best throughout the season.

Artist Picture Presentation

On Weds evening, the President Seamus O'Doherty, unveiled 5 original sport themed paintings by our talented artists Ella Power and Phil Darrer, these really brighten up the newly refurbished bar lounge area.

Pitch and Putt

With the weather now improving hopefully we can now get our season up and running.

A reminder of upcoming events and dates at Hillview for your diary.

  • John Shoer Memorial - March 28

    Club Spring League - April 10 (team Competition). Tipperary Nett Cup - April 17 ( Scramble)

    Club Membership - May 1.Scratch Cup - May 8

Please note that hollowtining will start on Friday April 1, finishing the next day.

As usual we will be looking for help with this important work so come along if you can.

Badminton

Badminton is on every Monday and Thursday evening at 8 PM. Also junior badminton is on every Monday

at 5 PM

Table Tennis

Table Tennis will take place every Wednesday at 8.30p.m. New members and all standards welcome. The Easter Table Tennis competition which was due to take place on Thursday 24th March has now been cancelled due to a badminton match.

Social Activities

The next social activity is the Easter Pool Competition on Thurs 24th March

Alzheimer's Table Quiz

On Wednesday 23rd March next Hillview Sports Club will be the venue for the table quiz in aid of the Alzheimer's Society and C-Saw. Tables will be €20.00 per-4 persons. The start time will be 9.00p.m. Please come along and support these very worthy causes. If you are unavailable to make it on the night please send a donation with someone you know who will be there. All are welcome.

Lotto

On Saturday 19H March 2016 the Hillview Lotto Jackpot was worth €1,500. The numbers drawn were 03-10-18-21. There was no Winner of the Jackpot. There were 4 tickets with 3 numbers. Each winning ticket receives €30.00. The Next Lotto Draw will take place on Saturday 26TH March 2016 at 9.00p.m. The Jackpot will now be worth €1,600. 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 2016 are now due, they are available at €45.00 for 1 year. If you're not in you can't win.