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Club Notes: 30th July 2017

Pitch and Putt - Jason Cunningham and Ann Wall Win Captains Prizes

It was a busy week; apart from the usual Tuesday Night scramble we also ran an Adult / Juvenile Scramble with the Captains Prizes event on the Sunday.

The week ended with the Captains Prizes competition. Despite it being held on a typically Irish summers day featuring a mix of sunshine, heavy rain and the odd bang of thunder we had an excellent turnout and some great competition. The overall result was still in doubt as the final pairing trekked up the 18th fairway.

Results were as follows:

Ladies - overall nett winner - Ann Wall, overall nett runner up - Veronica Anglim overall gross- Pauline Lucey, 0-11 net - Kathleen Shanley, 12 + net - Bridget Walsh, Final 18- Mary Maloney

Gents -  overall nett winner - Jason Cunningham, overall nett runner up - Tom Morris, overall gross - Stephen O'Reilly, Senior nett- James Cleary, Inter and Junior nett- Paul Sweeney, Final !8 - Seanie O'Connor

Presentation of prizes took place in the clubhouse immediately after the event.

Thanks to all who helped run the event. Thanks to the ladies for the delightful food and to Frankie Gubbins for doing the needful behind the bar. Finally to Richie Blanche for the excellent course,

Presentation of Captains Prizes. Front L to R ,Paddy O'Hanrahan, Gents Captain, Veronica Anglim, Ann Wall, Nora Whelen Lady Captain, Jason Cunningham and Tom Morris.

Back James Cleary, Seanie O'Connor, Con Lucey, Ann Walsh, Mary Moloney, Pauline Lucey, Paul Sweeney and Steven O'Reilly.

The result of the Tuesday Scramble was as follows:

Winners - Joe Hickey and Ann Wall, Runners up- Veronica Anglim, Anne Delahunty & Paddy O'Hanrahan, Gross winners- Enda Phelan, Mary Maloney and Adrian Anglim.

The Adult/ Juvenile Scramble held on Thursday night was a considerable success with 10 juveniles taking part. What can I say but that the skill of many of the Juveniles put the the so-called senior players to shame and showed how the game should be played. The winning combinations on the night were:

Lorraine Creed, Owen Quigley and Paddy O'Hanrahan;

Veronica Anglim, Muiris Murray and Paul Sweeney.

Mary Maloney Pauline Lucey and Darragh Walsh.

Breda Howell, Jamie Ryan and Con Lucey

Paul Ryan, Danielle Charles and Joe Hickey

John Canley, John Cooney and Seanie O' Connor

We plan to run more of these events before the holidays end.

Club Lotto

On Saturday 29th July the Hillview Lotto Jackpot was €1,800. The numbers drawn were 3, 5, 6, 18 and there were 2 match 3s. The Next Lotto Draw will take place on Saturday 5th August at 9.30p.m. The Jackpot will now be worth €1,900. 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.