Saturday was the monthly medal with 102 players facing strong winds for the entire day.
The conditions proved no issue for Glenn Robinson, who returned an incredible 63 nett to win the medal, C grade, and completely blow away the field by a whopping six shots.
Jamie Coates managed a much more manageable score of 71 nett which was the best of A grade, with 71 also being the winning score in B grade shot by Andrew Anderson.
DTL: Graham Rawson 69, David Cullen 72, Reg Dixon 72, Gary Cline 72, Graham Austin 72, Alan Bright 72, Gordon Warren 72, Shawn Coombs 72.
NTP: 5th Shawn Coombs, 8th Stan Gajdobranski, 10th Graham Rawson, 14th Gary Cline.
Conditions were much more susceptible to good scoring on Wednesday, with 89 players contesting a stableford event.
Incredibly David Anderson returned one of three scores of 44 points on the day, with his back nine being the best to take out the countback for A grade.
Alan Bright fired a very nice score of 42 points to be the best of the B grade contingent.
DTL: Gilbert Davis 44, Joe Kirby 44, Ian Hemphill 41, Peter Downward 41, Ian Irquhart 40, Ken Cooper 40, Jock Granger 39, Rob Piner 39.
NTP: 5th Geoff Harper, 8th John Fusinato, 10th Ian Irquhart, 14th Jock Granger.
Wednesday is a stroke event and the mid week medal, with Saturday being stableford and the first qualifying round of the match play championships.
Tuesday was the Drouin women’s annual Gymkanna, which is a 4BBB event.
Drouin memners were joined by women from Cranbourne, Berwick Montana, Warragul, Trafalgar, Packenham, Rosebud, Victoria, Belvoir Park, Woorayl and Korrumburra.
It was a lovely day and the course is in great shape.
A grade was won by Shirley Roberts and Kay Jones with 45 points and the runners up were Glenda Warren and Carol Ronalds on 43 points.
B grade was won by Deb Daniels and Chris Knight with 48 points and the runners up were Dagma Forbes and Olive Reid with 47 points.
The longest drives were won by Leanne Pollard - A grade, Cheryl Deppelar - B grade and Marg Mitchum - C grade.
The straightest drive was won by Sue Hatfield.
Nearest the pins were: 5th Judy Dixon, 8th Kay Grieve, 10th Kay Jones, 14th Sue Jinks.
The trophies were greatly appreciated as they were roses and other flowers donated by a local nursery, who have sponsored the event for many years now.
It was a pleasant morning for the Drouin Senior’s nine-hole event on Thursday.
It was a joint win with Kay Grieve, Audrey Farthing, Marg Cox and Lorna Hoskins each scoring 20 points.
The runners up were Audrey Smethurst and Jan Stone with 19 points, followed by Julie Kidd and Catriona Ferguson with 18 points, and Ann Roberts with 16 points.
In the men’s division, it was another joint win with Phil Edwards and Ray Fish each scoring 19 points. The runner up was Ian Hemphill with 17 points, followed by Jock Granger, Reg Dixon, Max Luck, Gilbert Davis, Richard Ford and Richard Snape with 15 points. Bradman’s: Sandra Lawler; Men’s: 1st Ivan Grant 24, 2nd Graeme Grant 23; DTL: Akos Kerekes 22,Bob Carpenter, Brian Barnes 21, Graeme Harris, BiIl Taylor 20 cb; NTP: Akos Kerekes; Bradman’s: Max Roberts.
Thursday, stroke monthly medal 1st round championships (56 players): Women’s: 1st Lyn Powell nett 29, 2nd Sue DeVries 32; Scratch: Cheryl Deppeler 44; DTL: Aija Owen, Kerren Ludlow, Sue Williams, Aileen McNair 33; Par three competition: Aija Owen; NTP: Kerren Ludlow; Bradman’s:Bev Keily; Men’s:1st Ron Pyke nett 29, 2nd Glenn Doolan 30; Scratch: Ray Williams 36; DTL: Geoff Coulter, Keith Owen, Gavin Patchett 31,Charlie Hooker, Les Pearce 32, Hank Fiddelaers, Bob Pearce 33; Par three competition: Keith Owen, Ray Williams; NTP: Graeme Grant; Bradman’s: Norm Mether. grade: Peter Medwin; B grade: Gary Kelly; C grade: Wally Poulter; Women’s: Deirdre Pilkington (32) 36.
Sunday, stableofrd (field of 20): 1st Matt Van Der Horst (13) 42cb, 2nd Daniel Blake (34) 42, 3rd Garry Cashen (23) 40; DTL: Darren Stanton 39, Gavin Hendrick 39; NTP: 4th Jimi Watts, 8th Rick Falcone, 9th Matt Fowler, 11th Garry Cashen, 14th Darren Stanton, 16th Bob Edwards. Kerri Ahearn 30, Jude Kennedy 29, Julie Keeble 29, Jo De Jong 28.
NTP: Nat Morrissey seventh, Denise Weir 15th.
Mystery six: Irene Thomas.
Tuesday’s event was a stroke for the seasons trophy. Results: Field size 109. Seasons trophy winners: Leigh Steenholdt (A), Michael Gargan (B), Norm Dorling (C).
A grade: Kirk Dalziell 67, Travis Maher 68, Dean Bubeck 69.
B grade: John Bundle 66, Alan Jinks 66, Allan Duck 67.
C grade: Mark Kennedy 62, Brian Robertson 63, David Mitchell 66.
DTL: Gavin Ough 67, Glenn Macdonald 67, Peter Heshall 67, Tom Papley 67, Phil Rossiter 68, Nev Clements 68, Ben Unstead 68, Bruce bailey 69, John Robson 69, Pat Johnson 69, Troy Thomas 69, Rick Harrison 70, Michael Gargan 70, Max Knersch 70, John Harris 70, Charlie Hardy 70, Barry Cheeseman 70, Terry Hayler 70, Peter Earles 70, Don Pruser 70, Chris Harrison 70, William Papley 70, Steve Porch 70, Matt Ross 70, Geoff Campbell 71..
Birdies: William Papley, Graeme Jarvis seventh, Troy Thomas 18th.
Eagles: Josh O’Brien Reiter, Travis Maher eighth.
Mystery six: Barry Cheeseman 15 (A), Bruce Bailey 16 (B).
Pro pin: Leigh Lambert (A), Clive Walkinshaw (B). Thursday’s event was a stableford. Field size 31. A grade: John Bundle 39, Peter Trickett 37. B grade: Russell Elliott 41, Tom Brady 40. DTL: Dennis Van Dyke 38, Johnn Robson 38, John Grace 37, Ray Mason Woods 37, Warren Butcher 36, Jason Chambers 36.
Birdies: Kevin Whitemore seventh, Dennis Van Dyke 18th.
Mystery six: Dennis Van Dyke 16.
Twilight nine hole
Week ending November 2. Men: Doug Brown 19, Alan Jinks 19, Keiran Heenan 19.
Women: Anna Boyd 21, Anna Boyd 20, Sandy Heenan 19 cb.