Unbeatable ladies score
On Tuesday, March 12, Putaruru Golf club nine-hole Ladies member Raewyn Habergham set what was by the end of the week an unbeatable standard when she won, with what equates to an 18-hole 56 net, the Ladies nine-hole division with a 26 net. Other events played on the day where LGU, MM and Putting Button, and the 4th Rd of Eclectic.
Division winners where: Silver, Fern Taylor 67 net. Bronze 1 Jenny Smith 64. Bronze 2 Neroli Fisher 60. Florence Jellard won the Division 1 Putting with 27 putts. 2nd Division winner, Lorraine Smith had 31 putts. Rachel Young on the 8th made the one and two of the day.
On Thursday, in the Vets Scramble, five players scored 40 Stableford points or better. The winner with 45 points was Barry Burwell; 2nd equal; Ross Jellard and John Lamb; 4th Alison Riley; 5th Maurice Tricker. Thursday Twilight was also played,but no results are available
In Saturday Men’s golf, after two rounds in the Walford Cup, Joe Mcgee with a combined net score of 135 leads by one, Hooky Howard on 136 is running second, Butch Hamilton on 138 is 3rd. The final of the Bradshaw cup was played, in a tight match Phillip Bell won against Wayne McDonald. The day’s top net score of 65 was scored by Bob O’Flathery, from Whitford Park; 2nd with 66 was Gary Urban; 3rd equal on 67 where Hocky Howard, and John Mulholland; 5th equal on 68 were new member Brendon Welch, Brendon Edgar, David Coleman and Joe Mcgee, who alone with Nathan Edgar and Hooky Howard where the three player on the day who scored twos.
On Sunday, a new-look Men’s Championship Pennants team played a round three match against Paeroa at Lochiel, winning 51⁄ to 31⁄ 2. John Barr and Ian
2 Worth where added because for Brendan Edger was unavailable and Warwick White was rested.