Snippets 19/09/19

What weather! Hope you can take advantage of this wonderful spell and be out and about. .. the club is looking super ...especially with so many happy faces taking to the courts.!

Congrats to Conor Gannon & Scott Barron who represented Ireland in the Junior 4 Nations in Wales last week.....Conor won five of his six matches @ U/18 with Scott winning three of his six matches @ U/12. Johnny has put up a super team photo on the the way continue to keep an eye on our superb new website which is updated regularly with more info being added along the way....spearheaded by Helen Lane!

Congrats also to Pat Cowley who is representing Ireland in the Super Seniors World event being played in Croatia this week. A great achievement Pat...very best of luck!

The Senior League the half way stage now and looking at the result sheets certainly the teams are giving their all - with many 3 setters. All to play for still - so go for it this Sunday Ladies & Gents!

With NO 9.30 am matches this Sunday the Mens Morning will have a free run until 11 o'clock when there are 2 matches scheduled.

Club Night: Club night tonight will be hosted by Dairine Ni Mheadhra . Many thanks Dairine... pop down and enjoy an evening of relaxed tennis in this beautiful balmy weather.

Ladies Morning: There was a great crew of ladies down yesterday both for coaching @ 9am and then social tennis. By the way thank you to the ladies who volunteer to host the tennis / coffee each Wednesday.

Juniors: Exciting news for the following Juniors who have been selected for U/9 Leinster Squad training..Ben Woods - Jamie Blake - Larkin Brophy - Ethan Sheridan and Rosie Kennedy.
Also training on the Leinster squad are Andrew Schwer and Sarah Ruttle with Scott Barron on the National Squad....Congrats to all on this great achievement...& to the Coaches!
The DLTC Junior League starts this Sunday with the Stars & Stripes continuing this Saturday.. best of luck to all teams.... Group coaching is up and running....good to see so much activity still going on for our Juniors.

Lucky Rob Kennedy - and Deirdre Smith and hubby Peter who jet out to Japan today for the Rugby World Cup...gosh you'll earn a lot of brownie points for this Ruth!!

Fingers crossed for the big opener v Scotland on Sunday. Very best of luck Garry over the next 6 weeks.

Helen Lane