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Club Notes: 23rd Oct 2016

Pitch and Putt is still going strong

Sunday Scramble: Determined not to let the season finish so early we ran a scramble on Sunday and to nobody's surprise we had a great turnout helped by a pleasant afternoon. In keeping with the weather we had some cracking scoring, the winning teams were as follows 1st nett- Breda Howell, Paul Kinnane and Joe Hickey, 2nd nett- Kathleen Foran, Frances Mc Namara and David Cahil, Gross - Joan Donlon, Liam McNamara and John Fitzgerald ( an excellent 23 under)

Club Outing: it must be coming to the end of the season when the Annual Pitch & Putt outing takes place, which it did on Sat Oct 22 to Youghal. A stiff test at the best of times but with a strong south east wind blowing, the course was a bit of a brute on the day. Despite these conditions our group of 24 hardy souls played an 18 hole scramble in the morning and a further 27 hole scramble in the afternoon.

Winners in the morning session were: 1st nett-  Veronica Anglim, Frank Gubbins and Michael Kennedy, 2nd nett - Breda Howell, John Cawley and Pat Morris, Gross - Joan Donlon, Pauline Lucey and Stephen O' Reilly.

After a welcome cup of tea play resumed in the afternoon and the winners in this session were- 1st nett - Breda Howell, Pauline Lucey and David Cahill, 2nd nett-Kathleen Foran, Anne Fitzgerald and Tom Morris .

The group then retired to the Walter Raleigh Hotel where we had a beautiful meal followed by dancing and "Liquid refreshments" into the early hours. Thanks to all who made the day possible with special thanks to our friends in Youghal.

A final reminder that next Sunday Oct 30 we will be hosting the Paddy Power Scramble. Start time 1.30pm. Presentation immediately afterwards in the lounge.

Club Lotto

On the 22nd Oct 2016 the Hillview Lotto Jackpot was worth €2,900. The numbers drawn were 8-9-16-24. There was no Winner of the Jackpot. There were 4 tickets with 3 numbers. The Next Lotto Draw will take place on Saturday 29th October 2016 at 9.00p.m. The Jackpot will now be worth €3,000. 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.