Friday 5th July was a great evening for the Condon Family and the Hillview Club in Clonmel.
Fresh from their Mayoral reception the extended Condon family from both home and abroad came up to Hillview to celebrate their annual gathering. To coincide with this, Hillview Tennis ran the annual Condon Cup team competition. This trophy was presented to the Club by the late Paddy Condon. Hillview are thankful to Paul Condon for his continued support and sponsorship in keeping this tradition and competition alive. We were blessed with the fantastic weather and also with the great turnout of players of all standards. The Winning team were Noel Byrne, Phil Darrer, Sinead McSweeney & Eileen Murray. The Runners-up were Gerry Burke, Kevin Curran, Ella Power & Helen O’Sullivan.
St Anne’s Open:
There were some good performances from St. Anne’s in Waterford by Declan Tarrant & Jaco Oostheysun in the Premier Doubles and by Paul Foley & Ulrik Nyberg in the 4th Division.
Get ready for the Hillview Junior Open Week. This will start with the under 10’s on Sunday 11th August. All finals of under 12’s 14’s 16’s and 18’s will be played on Saturday 17th August. Entry forms available shortly. Juniors please keep playing your ladder matches.
Pitch and Putt:
Tuesday Night Scramble:
On Tuesday 2nd July last there was another very good turnout for the annual Tuesday scramble. The Results are as follows: Overall Nett Winners were Paddy O’Hanrahan, Tom Noonan, Bridget Welsh & Lorraine Creed. The Overall Gross Winners were Maureen Power, Frankie Gubbins & Stephen O’Reilly. The Tuesday scrambles will continue on the 9th July at 7.00pm. Come along and have some fun. Open to all club members.
Burke & Casey Cups:
The Ladies Casey Cup and the Gent’s Burke Cup will took place on Sunday 7th July 2013. There was a good turnout for these the Club Scratch Cups. The Results are as follows: Ladies Casey Cup Overall Winner was Shula McCarthy, Runner-up was Pauline Lucey and the Overall Nett wet to Kathleen Foran. The Gent’s Burke Cup Overall Winner was James Cleary, Runner-up was Noel Joyce and the Overall Nett Winner was Norman Rankin.
The Ladies and Gent’s Captains Prizes will take place on Sunday 21st July 2013. Start time will be 9.00am with last card at 3.00pm. The Entry fee will be €8.00 per-person. The top 12 Gents plus ties will qualify for the playoff along with all the ladies who play. The presentation of prizes will take place on the night at 9.30pm. Players of the Year points available and this is also in the hole in one competition.
Smithwick’s and Bulmer’s Cups:
The above competitions are coming to a conclusion. The finals will take place on Friday 12th July starting at 7.00pm. There will also be a 3rd place playoff.
The Clonmel Credit Union club Graded Matchplay’s Entry sheets are on the Notice board in the Pitch and Putt Kiosk. The entry fee will be €5.00 per-person.
Hillview Social badminton takes place every Tuesday at 9.00pm and Friday at 8.00pm. All standards are very welcome.