Pitch and Putt
The Tuesday evening Pitch and Putt team scrambles continue to be a good attraction. Our latest well attended Scramble took place on Tuesday June 6.The winners were the foursome of Veronica Anglim. Evelyn Cahill, Anne Fitzgerald and David Cahill. In second place were the trio of Bridget Walsh, Dave Forrest and Jason Cunningham with the gross prize going to the team of Nora Whelan, Kathleen Shanley and Paddy O' Hanrahan.The previous one was the best attended so far this year, on foot of a beautiful Summer evening. Unlike most of these competitions are decided by the narrowest margins, not so on this occasion when the powerful team of Joan Donlon, Kathleen Shanley, Con Lucey and Danny Gibbons strolled home by 4 shots with an excellent score of 24 under, Runners up were the trio of Eileen Mangan, Tim Shanley and Paul Sweeney with the gross prize going to Michael Kilkelly, John Cawley and John Fitzgerald.The Tipperary County Strokeplay event was played in Templemore on Sunday June 11. The standout Hillview performance came from Paul Sweeney who finished joint second in the Gents Intermediate category.The draws for the Credit Union Matchplay event are available. Ladies Night has been set for Friday June 23. Entry fee 20 euro including wine, food etc. Ladies please get your names in ASAP so that we can plan accordingly for this great social evening.
The RyanMotorPower Hillview Open Week started on June 10th and is running all week with finals scheduled for Sat 17th, this year we had another great entry with over 200 competitors playing in 28 different formats and grades. Players come from Nenagh, Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford, Dungarvan plus the local South Tipperary clubs, Castleview, Cashel, Kilfeckle, New Inn and Ballypatrick to compete.
On Saturday 3rd June the Hillview Lotto Jackpot was back to €1,100 after the recent big win. The numbers drawn were 4,18,20,23; there were 6 match 3s. The Next Lotto Draw will take place on Saturday 17th June at 9.30p.m. The Jackpot will now be worth €1,200. 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 2017 are now due, they are available at €45.00 for 1 year. If you're not in you can't win.