A TOTAL of 59 men took part in a stroke event at the Axedale Golf Club on Thursday, November 8. The event was sponsored by MLC Advice.
In division one (1-15) the winner was Chris Phillips (10 h/c, 3 points). The runner-up was Brian Retallick (13 h/c, 2 points). Third place went to Paul Pyke (10 h/c, 1 point) on a count- back.
In division two (16-20) the winner was Doug Osborne (18 h/c, 5 points). The runner-up was Mick Purdon (19 h/c, 2 points). Third place went to John Randles (20 h/c, 0 points) on a count-back.
In division three (21-36) the winner was Kevin Crawford (21 h/c, 8 points). The runner-up was John Gastin (24 h/c, 1 point). Third place went to Ernie Lowndes (24 h/c, 0 points) on a count-back.
Ball winners: Peter Hoskin 1, Fred Kath 0, Robin Minne 0, Brian Edwards 0, Alan Clements 0, and Peter Thomas 0. Nearest the pins: 1st hole – division one: Steve Lee; division two: Keith Hill.
3rd hole, 2nd shot – division one: Peter Richardson; division two: Robin Miller. 6th hole – open: Chris Phillips. 18th hole – division one: Rod Threlfall; division two: No winner - jackpot. Longest drive: Brian Retallick. Longest putt: Ernie Lowndes. Encouragement awards: division one: Rod Holmberg; division two: Lex Laity; division three: Cam Cowled.
TOOLLEEN (B) defeated Union (A) in the Heathcote and District Pool first semi-final last week.
The second semi-final will be held tonight between Commercial and Mandalay Diggers at the Axedale Tavern.