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Club Notes: 25th Sept 2016

Another Busy Week in Hillview with Tennis and P&P Cups

Tennis - Club Championships

Despite the mixed weather, we had a great week to run the club championships, it was dry every evening, even on Saturday, as it dried up at 4. After 6 evenings of competition, these are the people that were left standing on Finals Day. Congratulations to David Hannon who won the Div. 1 singles beating Declan Tarrant in the final. Aidan Gaughran won the Div. 5 against David Johnson. Joanne Lynch continued her good form Castleview in winning the ladies from Sandra Charles. In the doubles Declan Tarrant and Yvonne Carolan teamed up to beat Dean O'Mahoney and Siobhan Slator. In the ladies doubles Cora Morrissey and Ann Walsh won against Nuala Smith and Kathleen McGrath. In the Div. 5, Margaret Quirke and Alison Walsh beat Nuala O'Connell and Ann Commins. In the mixed 5, Richard Thompson and Sandra Charles won against Miroslav Hinner and Deirdre Garrett. It was very pleasing to see a wide variety of players featuring. Again thanks to our sponsors, Hillview Flamingo Bingo and all who participated.

Juniors, please sign up for the new junior ladder, this will give you a variety of games and put that coaching into practise.

Pitch and Putt

Credit Union Match Play. Last week saw the completion of the Ladies & Gents Matchplay competition sponsored by the Clonmel Credit Union. We had an excellent turnout of both Ladies and Gents and some cracking matches in the latter stages.

The winners were as follows:

Ladies: Winner - Kathleen Shanley, Runner-up - Anne Fitzgerald, 3rd  - Ann Wall

Gents: Winner - Jason Cunningham, Runner-up- Stephen O'Reilly, 3rd- Derek McGee

For the presentation of prizes we were joined by Kathleen Halpin of the Clonmel Credit Union and Hillview President Seamus O' Doherty.

Millea & McInerney Cups: These 36 hole stroke events for Ladies& Gents were excellently supported and the Club thanks all who did. While the Ladies competition resulted in a comfortable win for Nora Whelan, the men's event went down to the wire with Seanie O'Connor getting home by just  one shot from Pat Morris, This was Seanie's first win in Hillview and is just reward for a player who has played some excellent pitch and putt all year.

Full results were as follows:

Ladies: Winner - Nora Whelan, Runner-up - Pauline Lucey, Gross winner- Anne Fitzgerald.

Gents: Winner -Seanie O'Connor, Runner-up- Pat Morris, Gross Winner- Noel Joyce

We had a fine turnout for our final "Tuesday night Scramble" of the year. The winners were the trio of Mary Maloney, Con Lucey and Adrian Anglim, Second prize went to the team  Anne Delahunty, Ann Wall & David Cahill with the Gross prize going to Anne Fitzgerald, Kathleen Shanley & Pat Morris.

Clonmel Credit Union Handicap Matchplays for 2016.

Back Row: L to R. Con Lucey, Kathleen Shanley (Ladies Winner), Anne Fitzgerald (Runner-up), Ann Wall (Third) & Derek McGee (Third).

Front Row: Paddy O'Hanrahan (Gents Capt), Kathleen Halpin (Representing Sponsors), Nora Whelan (Ladies Capt), Seamus O'Doherty (Club President).

Missing from Photo is Jason Cunningham (Gents Winner) & Stephen O'Reilly (Runner-up).

Club Lotto

On the 24th Sept 2016 the Hillview Lotto Jackpot was worth €2,500. The numbers drawn were 5-10-16-20. There was no Winner of the Jackpot. There were 2 tickets with 3 numbers. The Next Lotto Draw will take place on Saturday 1st October 2016 at 9.00p.m. The Jackpot will now be worth €2,500. 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.