Top class tennis at Clonmel junior event

Best wishes to Grace Durkan, Tournament Director for the Junior Open which takes place in Hillview Sports Club, Clonmel this week.

Best wishes to Grace Durkan, Tournament Director for the Junior Open which takes place in Hillview Sports Club, Clonmel this week.

This event is running all week with the finals taking place on Saturday 11. We would like once again to thank our sponsor Frank Quirke (Barrister at Law) for his generous sponsorship and support of our junior open.

The under 10s round robin took place on Saturday. Boys under 10 Winner, Patrick Reynolds, Tramore, Runner-up, Arthur O’Sullivan, Limerick Lawn. Girls under 10 Winner, Siobhan O’Connor, Larkspur Pk, Runner-up, Faye Neale, Kilkenny.

On Saturday a junior open American took place. Section 1: Winners, Daire Lynch & Conor Hayes, Runners-up, Brian Lynch & Cormack Hennessy. Section 2: Winner, Simon Farrell, Runner-up, Enda Dunphy. Section 3: Winners, Diarmuid Mulcahy and Kieran Quirke.

The next open American for juniors will take place on Saturday, August 18.

Hillview Juniors have had great success in recent weeks. Congratulations to Evan Whitty Fitzgerald who won the under 12s Boys tournament in Kilkenny and St. Anne’s in Waterford. Jayne O’Gorman won the Girls under 15’s in Waterford also. Grace Durkan teamed up with Elizabeth Coman from Kilfeacle to win the Girls under 18s Doubles in Waterford.