Winners are grinners at golf presentation
WHITSUNDAY golfers put on their glad rags, enjoyed a delicious dinner and danced the night away to Jeni Borellini, Jan Waetford and friends last Saturday in the Reef Room at the Reef Gateway Hotel.
Dinner was followed by the presentation of trophies for the 2013 competition year.
President Kerry Hall opened the proceedings, thanking club officers for their work and sponsors for their support through the year - the Reef Gateway Hotel, Buck’s Seafood, Master Butchers, Caltex Proserpine and Embroidery Plus.
They also thanked club professional Kane Nusteling for his work and patience throughout the year, particularly in helping some players who have difficulty with their scorecards at the end of the competition day. The 4 ball best ball championship in August was won by Dean Kercher /Donny Hope in division 1 and Tiina Randmae /Wilf Herweg in division 2.
The stableford championship in September was won by Kerry Hall (A grade), Brendon Meharry (B grade) and Jacqui Wall (C grade).
Club championship winners for 2013 were Ross Richards (overall gross champion), Geoff Harrison (A grade gross), Mick Caton (A net), Ernie Holstein (B gross), Mark Winter (B nett), Wilf Herweg (C gross) and Linda Wardroper (c net).
The President’s Team took on the Cap- tain’s Team in October with the President’s winning 954-973.
The medal of medal winners were Mick Cooper (A grade), Tiina Randmae (B grade) and Reg Kercher (C grade).
The President’s Cup was played in November/December over 4 rounds of different formats.
The teams were drawn in the first round, Blues then took the lead until the last round when they were pipped at the post by the Reds by 2 points.
The winning team was Geoff Harrison (captain), Kym Hill, Ron Jamieson, Wayne Temby, Scotty Wardroper, Ernie Holstein, Brad Hammond, Mark Nicol, Reg Kercher, Linda Wardroper and Tessa Aitken.
Most consistent player for the year was Reg Kercher, the most improved was Mark Nicol and Brad Hammond retained the spit the dummy award.
The start of the 2014 competition year will be announced at a later date.
2013 WINNERS: Award winners from the Whitsunday Golf Club's presenation night at the Reef Gateway on Saturday. Back row: Geoff Harrison, Ross Richards, Kerry Hall, Ron Jamieson, Ernie Holstein, Donny Hope, Wilf Herweg, Reg Kercher, Mark Nicol, Brendon Meharry, Mick Cooper, Wayne Temby, Mick Caton. Front row: Dean Kercher, Jacqui Wall, Tessa Aitken, Linda Wardroper, Tiina Randmae.
CHAMPIONS: Overall Club champion Ross Richards, A grade gross champion Geoff Harrison, B grade gross champion Ernie Holstein and C grade gross champion Wilf Herweg.