It was a very busy week in Hillview, on Sunday the club was transformed into a food and drinks emporium to cater for the thousands of cyclists on the 160 kilometres Sean Kelly Charity Cycle.
On Friday, there was a bouncing castle children's party and participants from the National Learning Network were playing tennis in the morning. From Tuesday to Thursday we hosted a multi sports junior camp, attended by circa 70 children. Thanks to all of our many volunteers for facilitating all these activities.
Evan Fitzgerald was in action at the All Irelands in Fitzwilliam, he won his first round and was unlucky to be drawn against Caleb Rolston, who went on to win the final. Evan gave him his hardest game, going down 6-4, 6-4. Hillview offers congratulations to Castleview star Zack Murphy, who won both the under 12 boys and mixed doubles and was beaten in singles by Arthur O'Sullivan. Both Zach and Arthur are former winners at under 10 and 12 in the Hillview Junior Open.It's a busy period, for tennis in South Tipperary, currently Larkspur Open is on, other upcoming tournaments include the Tipperary Vets, Castleview Open and Ballypatrick Open. The next competition in Hillview is the historical Condon Cup mixed team competition, suitable for all grades, which is scheduled for Friday 2nd September.
Pitch and Putt
The next club competition will go ahead on Sunday Sept.11th for the Burke & Millea cups.Tuesday Scrambles: The Tuesday Scrambles will continue until we run out of light.
On the 20th August 2016 the Hillview Lotto Jackpot was worth €2,000. The numbers drawn were 11-19-23-24. There was no Winner of the Jackpot. There were 6 tickets with 3 numbers. The Next Lotto Draw will take place on Saturday 27th August 2016 at 9.00p.m. The Jackpot will now be worth €2,100. 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.