Nurse the shoot-out king for a sec­ond year in a row

Whitsunday Times - - SPORT -

GOLF: One of the rich­est events of the year, the an­nual Pro Shoot-Out saw play­ers on Satur­day com­pet­ing for $1500 in prizes sup­plied by club Pro, Kane Nustel­ing.

And, for the sec­ond year in a row, earn­ing him the ti­tle of Shoot-Out King, it was Jake Nurse who took the ti­tle once again, win­ning him a Titleist driver.

Run­ner-up was Mick Bur­rows ahead of third placeget­ter, Troy Hayes.

Mi­nor plac­ings went to Jim Cochrane in 4th, Paul Douth­waite, Rob Stan­ley and Dar­ren Jones, with Matt Bower, Ross Meade and Clay Coles all win­ning a cap.

For those who didn’t qual­ify for the shoot-out, a 9-hole comp was held with the win­ner be­ing Jim Dow­ell ahead of run­ner-up He­len Deighton, and the win­ner of the ladies comp, Jo Muller, with run­nerup He­len Deighton.

Near­est the pins went to Jake Nurse on No.2 and Troy Hayes (9).

Thurs­day saw a to­tal of 52 play­ers fight­ing it out in a stroke com­pe­ti­tion, with Divi­sion 1 go­ing to John Grosskreutz (65 nett), ahead of run­ner-up Paul Joice (67), while Div.2 went to John Roser (71), ahead of run­ner-up Robert Webb (72).

In the run­down were Michael Cragg (67), Brad Al­bert­son (69), Steve Ste­wart and Greg Walker (71), Bill Woods (72), with Rob Stan­ley, Jim Dow­ell, Mick Dibben, Michael Ward and Pas­cal Ne­un­reuther all card­ing nett 73s.

This week

SATUR­DAY will see the men play­ing the monthly Ho­tel Metropole Sta­ble­ford comp, while the ladies will also com­pete in a Sta­ble­ford spon­sored by Paya.

Thurs­day play­ers will play a Sta­ble­ford event in two di­vi­sions over 18 holes.

Vet­er­ans golf

THIRTY five play­ers played a stroke event. Nine hole com­pe­ti­tion win­ners with a nett 29 stroke were: Alan Greedy. Rup He­len Deighton 33, Jim Dow­ell 34, Jim Grace 34, Bill Jesser 35, Bill woods 35, Rus­sell Rear­don 36, John Roser 36, Tess Aiken 36, NP Peter Scrivens and Mandy Pat­ter­son. 18 Hole win­ners: Alan Greedy 67, R/UP Peter Brown­ing 68.

Next Tues­day they are host­ing the Whit­sun­day group. Call Barry Mor­timer on 0418 246 560.

PRO SHOOT-OUT QUAL­I­FIERS: Paul Douth­waite, Clay Coles, Jim Cochrane, Matt Bower, Michael Bur­rows, Dar­ren Jones, Rob Stan­ley, Jake Nurse, Ross Meade and Troy Hayes.

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