7 Aug 2014 09:30 • Editorial Department
Ulster calls for tennis duo Kyran and Eimear
Two of Fermanagh’s top young tennis players Eimear Smyth and Kyran Maguire (pictured above) have been rewarded for their excellence and hard work with a call up to the Ulster U14 Provincial team to play at the All-Ireland Provincials in Castlebar next week.
31 Jul 2014 16:00
Local players to the fore at Tyrone Championships
Enniskillen and Irvinestown Tennis Clubs both enjoyed great success at the Tyrone Championships last weekend with various honours coming in different grades for a number of competitors from the two Fermanagh clubs.
10 Jul 2014 13:30
Locals among winners at Fermanagh Open
The Fermanagh Open Tennis Tournament, sponsored by Flogas and the Manor House Country Hotel, reached its climax on Sunday at the Bawnacre Centre in Irvinestown. There were entries from over 100 players in this popular tournament run by Irvinestown Lawn Tennis Club and there was to be local success including Irvinestown’s John Maguire who teamed up with Francis Venzon to win the Mens A Doubles title.
3 Jul 2014 13:30
Local players shine at West of Ulster Championships
The West of Ulster Junior Championships at Enniskillen Tennis Club proved to be a highly competitive event with participants coming from 13 different clubs extending from Belfast and Dundalk across to Donegal, Sligo and Manorhamilton. Again the level of ability continues to rise reflecting the increase in the number of clubs with resident coaches. Local Fermanagh clubs held up well and many of the top prizes went to the Irvinestown and Enniskillen clubs.
3 Jul 2014 13:00
Open in full swing at Irvinestown
The annual Fermanagh Open Tennis Tournament sponsored by Flogas and Manor House Country Hotel started at the weekend in perfect weather conditions. Play continues all week with the finals looming at the same time as those in Wimbledon. The Pavilion at the Bawnacre Centre saw players from a number of clubs from Sligo to Cavan, Omagh, Butt Hall, Enniskillen and Irvinestown. Next weekend will see competitors travelling from further afield – City of Derry and Belfast.
26 Jun 2014 14:20
Senior schools' cup glory for Mount Lourdes
The Ulster Schools’ Tennis Cup was played to completion this week. The Schools’ Cup is Northern Ireland’s biggest team tennis event with schools participating from all over the province.
5 Jun 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department
Fermanagh secure promotion to top tier
The Fermanagh County tennis team, who took part in the Inter counties team event in Bangor last Saturday, came home with the Zone Two title which saw them gain promotion to the top tier of Ulster tennis.
22 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department
Matthew enjoys World Championship experience in the Florida sunshine
Enniskillen player Matthew McGann thoroughly enjoyed the experience of representing Ireland at the World Seniors Team and Individual Tennis Championships in Florida recently.
22 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department
Francis brings out ‘A’ game to complete clean sweep
Enniskillen’s Matthew McGann was runner up in the Mens ‘A’ final while there was doubles success for Irvinestown’s John Maguire at the 2014 West of Ulster Championship.
15 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department
Tie-breaks galore in early games at West of Ulster championships
The West of Ulster Championships generously sponsored by Blakes of the Hollow held at Enniskillen Lawn Tennis Club kicked off on Monday night. Players from near and far are travelling to compete.
10 Apr 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department
Clubs come together to give Matthew the perfect Florida send off
Blessed with glorious sunshine all day, last Sunday saw players from Enniskillen, Irvinestown and Omagh come together in a one off event to celebrate local player Matthew McGann’s forthcoming trip to Palm Beach, Florida where he will become the first Fermanagh player to represent Ireland in an international tennis tournament.
3 Apr 2014 13:00
McGann excited about Florida trip as he gets ready to mix with the World’s best
Enniskillen tennis coach Matthew McGann is heading to Florida this month to represent Ireland at the World Team Championship.