Sadler scores personal best round
The first round of the Bradshaw Cup was played at Putaruru Golf Club on Saturday.
The main (cup) draw, Butch Hamilton, Mike Flavell, Tali Mulafatia, Phillip Bell, Davind Hoyte, Stu Kensington, Mark Hopa and Wayne McDoland advanced to the second round. In the flight, Tony Muller, Kinsley Shanly, Wayne Mudford, Lauchie Phillips, Dominic Morris and Massy Rata advanced.
In the day’s scramble, Andrew Sadler with his personal best round (a 79 gross net 61) was first, in second also with an outstanding round was Lauchie Phillips who carded a two over par 74 (net 63), after a four under par front, but losing ground on the back 9. John Barr, who carded a 1 over par 73 a net 68, came in third equal with Allan McCarthy, Wayne McDonald, Phillip Bell, Mark Hopa and Simon Denholm
Twos where scored by: Lau- chie Phillips (with 2), Justin Morris, Andrew Sadler, Adam Sadler, John Mulholland, Chris De Ridder and Anthony Muller.
Representing the club in the Prebble Cup will be Russell McCarthy, Dean Robinson, Lauchie Phillips Nathan Edgar, Joe McGee, Wayne Mudford, Duncan Gallagher and Mark Hopa, and Allan Mcarthy (reserve).
Putaruru played the first round of the Pennants, losing 4 matches to 5 against Matamata.