to Shauna Casey who represented Leinster and helped them win the U18 Junior Inter-Provincial Championships this week.
to Sahir Mangat and Juliana Carton who will represent Leinster today/tomorrow in the U14 Junior Inter-Provincial Championships.
to James Fagan who won the Shankill Junior Open Boys U12 Doubles with Johnny Wilkinson.
to Lauren Johnston who won the Shankill Junior Open U14 Girl's Doubles with Grace O'Reilly.
to Celine Simunyu, East of Ireland Sutton Girl's U12 Finalist.
to Sahir Mangat, Greystones Junior Open U16 Boy's Singles Finalist and to Shauna Casey, Greystones Junior Open U18 Girl's Singles Finalist.
and Donnybrook ltc also had success with some of our Juniors who played in the Carrickmines Junior Open in June: Sahir Mangat won the U14 Boy's Singles and Kate Gardiner won the U14 Girl's Singles. Juliana Carton won the U16 Girl's Singles and partnered Kate who were Finalists in the U14 Girl's Doubles. Kate Gardiner also was a Finalist in the U18 Girl's Doubles.
Jerry Sheehan, President Donnybrook ltc, with Fergus Murphy, professional ATP Tour Umpire. Fergus presented a talk on tennis situations, rules and stories from the Tour. The Juniors present posed some interesting questions. Great evening had by all.
A big well done to all Donnybrook Juniors who took part in the Java Republic Malahide Junior Open last weekend 29th April - 2nd May 2016. In spite of the challenging weather with all seasons in a weekend - rain, wind, hail, sunshine - our juniors did the club proud taking home a number of trophies on finals day.
A huge well done to U14 Girls Winner Juiliana Carton, U14 Boys Winner Sahir Mangat, U18 Boys Winner Cian Maguire and U16 Girls Runner-up Maria Blake. Well done also to Frank Fagan (Boys U12) and Shauna Casey (Girls U18) who reached the quarter finals in a very competitive field. Well done also to the many other Donnybrook Juniors who participated over both Qualifying and Main Draw weekends.
Also a big thank you and well done to Owen Casey for all the coaching and early morning warm-ups over the weekend getting our players ready for their matches. No Bank Holiday weekend lie-in's for Owen last weekend!
Full results are available on Tennis Ireland Tournament Software website at
Congratulations to the Donnybrook ltc Juniors who played in the Templeogue Junior Open. Juliana Carton won the U14 Girl's Singles and was a Finalist with Kate Gardiner in the U14 Girl's Doubles. Shauna Casey was a Finalist partnering Caragh Courtney in the U16/18 Girl's Doubles. Orla O'Donnell won the U14 Girl's Plate. Ethan was an U10 Boy's Singles Winner. Well done to all. See Gallery for some photos.
The Ladies 2nd team, captained by Melanie Allen, had a superb weekend. On Saturday they beat Monkstown to achieve promotion to Class 2 next year. Yesterday they beat Clontarf 2 to reach the Final next Sunday. The supporters witnessed a wonderful display of tennis. Well done Ladies.
Congratulations to the following who have qualified from the Leinster Matchplays for the National Matchplays:
U12 Boys - Frank Fagan.
U12 Girls - Coco Elise Lynn-Browne, Celine Simunyu and Roisin Hudson.
U14 Girls - Juliana Carton.
U16 Girls - Georgia Lily Lynn-Browne, Maria Blake.
U18 Girls - Shauna Casey
Congratulations Juliana Carton, age 12, who last Sunday February 21st, won the Girls U16 National Spring Championships. Well done also to Georgia Lily Browne the finalist in the same event.
Congratulations to David O'Hare who won the Men's Doubles 2016 Long Beach 25K Futures Tournament on January 17th with Joe Salisbury
Donnybrook's Georgia Drummy has qualified overnight for the Australian Junior Open. She won her second qualifying match 6-2, 7-6 against Helen Abigail Altick (USA) who has an ITF junior ranking of 105 more than 100 places above her. See link below.
This is a wonderful achievement for Georgia as it will be her first Grand Slam and she will be one of the youngest players in the draw.
Congratulations Georgia. Wishing her all the best in her first Grand Slam main draw from all at Donnybrook LTC
Members are so proud of her achievements.
Juliana Carton won the U14 Girl's title this morning in the National Indoor Junior Championships 2016. Congratulations also to Georgia Lily Lynn Browne who was the finalist. Super end to 2015 and wishing you both all the best in 2016.
Osgar O'hOisin won the Men's Singles Title this morning in the MSL Motor Group National Indoor Senior Championship 2016.