Club championships begin
Mansfield, Kilmore, Benalla, Eildon and Huntingdale, playing in a three person Ambrose.
The scratch winners were Tori Walker, Greg Walker and Rylie McDonald.
This team birdied every hole on the back nine.
The handicap winners were Chris Bennett, Les Desmier and Rob Brownlee who finished five under.
The runners up in the handicap were Dav Mackrell, Kristen Moore and John Moore.
Line balls went to Greg Hanson, Gerry Hanson, Jane Fletcher, Roger Hadden, Gerald Harding, Shan Kemp, Beat Van Der Schoor and Jack McDonald.
Nearest the pins: on the 4th Chris Palmer, on the 8th Tori Walker, on the 15th Greg Walker and on the 17th Les Desmier.
Sunday was big one - the ‘Strathbogie Open’.
Fifty-five men took cards playing in windy conditions which didn’t deter Matthew Mills from Euroa winning with a score of 72 (69 nett).
The handicap winner was Jack McDonald 76 (69 nett) and the runner up was Ian Richardson.
The B grade winner was Greg Roberts, Strathbogie 83 (69 nett) and Alan Pell was the runner up, with Mick Dixey, Strathbogie, 88 (73 nett), on a count back.
The C grade winner was Dennis Hardic 87 (71 nett) and the runners up were Garrick Campbell and Alan Akerstron.
Nearest the pins: on the 4th Bill Barlow, Rushworth, who scored his first ‘Hole in One’, on the 8th Mick Palmer, Howlong, on the 15th Peter Curtis and on the 17th Paddy McCarthy.
The Euroa junior winner was Jack McDonald.
Line balls went to Ryley McDonald 74, David Kennett 74, Peter Nelson 75, Chris MacKay 75, Bill Barlow 75, James Smith 75 and Peter Curtis 75.
A special thanks to the sponsors: PetroStar, Clay Products, Brad Mildren, Euroa Timber, Rodwells and Antcliff Chase Wines.
Also thank you to the ladies in the kitchen, Bill Brierley and his team who prepared the course, also a special mention to one of our life members, Wally Dunn, who seemed to do everything and be everywhere.
The club should be very proud of the presentation and running of this event, for a small club they punch above their weight.
Clubs came from Rushworth, Yea, Euroa, Shepparton, Marysville, 13th Beach, Howlong, Tocumwal, Avenel and Broadford.
Golf next Saturday will be a stroke event and the 4th round of the club championship with Chris Bennett looking after proceedings.