AXEDALE GOLF CLUB
A TOTAL of 78 men and 15 ladies took part in a stableford event at the Axedale Golf Club on Saturday, May 26. The event was sponsored by MLC Advice Bendigo. Men’s event: In division one, for handicaps of 0-16, the winner was Craig Lee (14 h/cap, 38 nett) on a countback from Paul McKenzie (15 h/cap, 38 nett), while third place went to Doug Osborne (15 h/cap, 37 nett).
In division two, for handicaps of 17-22, the winner was Stephen Jeffrey (19 h/cap, 40 nett). The runner-up was Alan Darby (19 h/cap, 38 nett), with third place going to David Stephens (20 h/cap, 37 nett) on a countback.
In division three, for handicaps of 23-36, the winner was John Geldart (22 h/cap, 38 nett). The runner-up was Greg Hamilton (22 h/cap, 37 nett). Third place was decided on a countback and went to Owen Davies (29 h/cap, 36 nett). Ball winners: Mick Purdon (37), Bill Andrea (37), John Murdoch (36), Vic Sabaliauskas (36), Mark Kesper (36), Ron Bradley (36). Ladies event In division one of the ladies event for handicaps of 0-23, the winner was Lesley Elvey (23 h/cap, 38 nett). The runner-up was Raye Fleay (17 h/cap, 32 nett).
In division two for handicaps of 24-45 the winner was Marg Kerr (32 h/cap, 38 nett). The runner-up was Muriel Pitts (41 h/cap, 36 nett). Nearest the pins: 1st hole — division one: Wayne Mildren; Blume.
3rd hole, 2nd shot — division one: Ruth Iser; division two: Eric Rogers. 6th hole — open: John Murdoch. 16th hole Superpin entries — Doug Osborne.
18th hole — division one: Sam Bilardi; division two: Paul OSullivan.
A TWO-PERSON Ambrose event was held at the Axedale Golf Club on Thursday, May 24. The event was sponsored by Central Victorian Trophies.
The winning pair (division one) was John Geldart and Mark Kesper with a magnificent 69 off the stick (10.50 h/cap, 58.50 nett), while Mark Davies and Geoff Adamson teamed up to come a close second, division two: Wayne scoring 68 off the stick (6.50 h/cap, 61.50 nett).
Ball winners: Vik Sabaliauskas and Doug Osborne (62); Peter and Nick Williamson (63.25); Greg Hamilton and Paul Lethlean (63.5). Nearest the pins: 1st hole — division one: Don Leversha; division two: Greg Hamilton.
3rd hole, 2nd shot — division one: Paul Lethlean (eagle); division two: Bob Perkins (eagle). 6th hole — open: Mark Davies. 18th hole — division one: Peter Williamson; division two: Peter Thomas. Longest drive: Sam Bilardi. Longest Putt: Fred Kath.