Busy Schedule for BTTC

SOUTH COAST SCHOOL LEAGUE

A number of our players took part in this league  representing their schools. Colaiste Choilm sent 4 teams with 3 winning their divisions and the fourth team coming third in theirs. On the first division team 3/4 players were from the club Jack O’ Keeffe, Ryan Power and Ciaran O’ Donoghue. Greg Barrett and David Manning were on the second division team. Ciaran Cotter was also on the fourth division team. Oisin Herberich player in the first division with Kinsale Community School.

ULSTER OPEN

The Ulster Open took place in Lisburn on the 25th/27th of November. Players from all over Ireland took part in this tournment. The club had a number of players taking part. There was mix results with some very close games not going our players way. A few of our players had to play each other in group stages with only the winner of group going through or at quarter final level.  Shane O’ Connor reached the semi final of the restricted singles. Dylan Grace played a very inform Thomas Joyce in the under 18 semi and lost in a thrilling match. A lot was learnt by our players both on and off the table.

IN HOUSE TOURNMENT

The club ran an exciting in house tournment on the 2nd of December. With a lot of our competitive players away in Dublin at a National training camp it was the turn of the newer members to learn how a tournment was run, how to keep score and have a lot of fun. Kevin Walsh and Abbie O’ Donovan won their division. Thanks to coach Shane O’ Connor for showing them the ropes.