Tough competition as Vets prepare for Home Hill
Veterans Golf THE Whitsunday Veterans enjoyed playing in near perfect conditions as 20 players converged at the Proserpine Golf Club on Tuesday.
Jim Dowel won the 18 hole competition on 69, ahead of runner up Les Bradford on 70, on a count back from Jan Shuwalow also on 70.
The ball rundown was Albert Dimi on 71, followed by Andrew McKay and Mick Burrows on 72, and Harry Gellatly on 74.
Nearest the pins were Trevor Paroz and Caroline Awdry.
In the 9 hole competition, Jan Shuwalow was the winner on 32, on a count back from Jim Dowel also on 32. Next in the rundown was Albert Dimi on 33, Barry Mortimer and Mick Burrows both on 36, Caroline Awdry on 37 and Nick Apruzzese on 38.
The nearest the pins was ta- ken out by Andrew McKay and Caroline Awdry. Next week players are off to Home Hill to play in a mixed club competition next Tuesday. The bus leaves from Proserpine Golf Club at 6.30am. Players wanting to register, contact Caroline Awdry on 4945 1337.