Thursday stableford event attracts a crowd
TUESDAY’S event saw a field of 15 players out contesting a stroke event.
The winner was Graham Smith (34) with a great nett 66 from Nick Siperki (16) with a nett 68.
Ball rundown went to nett 74 on a countback.
Nearest the pin (NTP) on the third was Peter Baddeley, while on the 16th it was Taki Murakami.
Peter Baddeley was NTP second shot on the 18th, and the hidden holes went to Nick Siperki.
The Wednesday twilight competition had a par event on the back nine with 31 competitors.
The winner was Phil Conway with plus two from Brad Grant.
Thursday’s event saw a field of 70 golfers fronting the starter for the regular Stableford event in warm conditions, along with three competitors in the gold event.
The winner of Division One was Steve Chisholm (16) with 40 points from Phil Conway (13) with 39 points.
The winner of Division Two was John Hickey (27) with 41 points from Bill Taylor (25) with 39 points.
Ball run down went to 36 points on a countback.
The Gold event was won by Geoff Lowry (28) with 40 points.
Nearest the pins were Nick Jones on the third, Mark Jones on the seventh, Mark Bettany on the ninth, Charlie Heath on the 12th and Graham Clarke on the 16th.
NTP second shot on the 18th was Steve Chisholm.
The NTP third shot on the 15th was Tony Pridham, while the NTP third shot on the tenth for handicaps 21+ was Daryl Horwood.
There were two rabbits for the day, and they were Rod Sargent and Dave Octigan.
Saturday’s event saw a field of 42 players contesting a stableford event in windy conditions.
The winner of Division One was Mark Pearson (12) with a great score of 44 points from Brad Grant (8) with 39 points.
The winner of Division Two was Steve Daykin (19) also with a great 44 points from Rob Healy (19) with 42 points.
Ball run down went to 37 points on a countback.
Nearest the pin on the third was Steve McMahon, on the seventh was Steve Daykin, on the ninth was Tony Crawford, the 12th was Geoff Morris and on the 16th was Aaron Knight.
Closest second shot on the 18th was Blair St Anne.
The hidden holes was won by Mark Pearson, and the best score on par threes was Nick Siperki.
A few notes of upcoming events: Saturday, December 21 – Stroke – Monthly Medal sponsored by Alliance Insurance;
Saturday, December 28 – Open Stableford;
Wednesday, January 1 – New Year’s Day Open Stableford; Saturday, January 4 – Open Par; Saturday, January 11 – Open Stableford.
GREENS: Brad Grant ripping into a drive on Saturday.