O’brien claims medal
Finley Sunday, May 20 was the stroke and monthly medal. Men’s A grade winner was L Kelly 82-10-72, B grade winner P Watts 104-29-75.
Ladies winner was S Pyle 90-19-71. NTP M O’brien. Putting H Wastle. Balls P Kelly, G Shaw, R Hehir, C Mcnamara, M O’brien, R Harris, P Vamvas, J Delmenico, J Corcoran and L Rendell.
Men’s monthly medals: scratch M O’brien, nett G Shaw, ladies scratch and net Medal were both won by S Pyle.
Saturday, May 19 saw a capacity field for the second round of the Wilson Cup . The winners were M Ryan and D Graham with 50 pts.
Finishing second were H Daniel and M Daniel with 46 pts and third was K White and I Daniel with 44 pts.
The points at this stage are Berrigan 275, Finley 267 and Jerilderie 256.
The men’s winner was T Price with 36 pts. NTP G Lawson and G Brown. Balls L Mcnamara, P Kelly, N Pyle, K Lunn, P Vamvas, K Williams, B Williams, J Graham, M Rooney, A Harding, J Hills, B Wilson, A Harding, P Pinnuck, S Simpson, G Mccullough, R Mccullough, K Klemke, R Klemke, J Sturrock, R Dowling, H Pyle and C Kelly.
Finley Ladies Finley Lady golfers took to the course on Wednesday for their Stableford event sponsored by Finley Auto Electrics.
The winner was Gwen Walsh who finished with (29) 42 pts. The r/up Ann Hardin finished closed behind with 40.
NTP was Helen Wastle on the 13th. Ball winners were Christine Shaw 40, Helen Wastle 37, Janet Delmenico 35, Kerry Lunn 34.
Berrigan The Friday 9 Hole Chook Run saw C Kelly finish the day on top with 41-31-10 while L Curtis was the r/up with 44-34-10 on countback.
Kelly also won the putting event with 14 cb.
Ball winners were R Barnett 34, P Hunt 341⁄ and J Nicholls 35.
On Sunday the 18 Hole Competition saw R Bradbury the winner finishing with 77-8-69; A Teage was the r/up with 87-19-70.
Bradbury also won the putting event with 25.
Ball winners were J Stein 72 and B Burston 74.
Coming Events: Sunday, May 27 Stableford Event.
Jerilderie On Sunday at the Jerilderie Golf Course the Stableford Medley event was played.
The event saw Fred Dowling finish the winner on 40 pts. R/up was Gerry Lawson on 33pts.
The ball competition winners were Mike Neilan on 32 pts cb and Dave Legge on 32 pts.
Tocumwal On Tuesday last week, 80 ladies played Foursomes for the Doris Chambers Trophy.
The winners were Anne Freestone and Sheila Walsh with 77 nett. R/up Marie McLennan and Betty Burwood 78 on a countback. Balls went to 801⁄ NTP: Kerry Murray 2nd, Marie Mclennan 8th, Helen Wastle 10th and Lynne Parry on the 15th.
Wednesday’s Men’s Competition was on the Captains course with 125 players taking part.
Winners A grade Craig Kepple from Rosebud Country Club 4 up, B grade Barry Massingham 2 up, C grade Frank Manson from St Michael’s Golf Club 4 up and D Grade David Mcleod 2 up. Balls went to 3 down.
On Saturday, 34 ladies played Stableford on the Captain’s Course and 83 men played the first round of their Championship on the President’s Course.
Ladies results A grade winner Robyn Conrick 40 pts, B Grade Lois Davidson 41 pts. Balls to 32 on a countback. NTP: Pat Frost.
Men’s A grade Ritchie Kliszka 67 nett, B grade John Henry 73 nett, C grade Morris Davis 74 nett. Balls to 76 nett.
Matthew Thomas, a visitor from Deniliquin, had an Eagle on the 5th hole and Fred Rossborough was nearest the pin on the 15th hole.
On Sunday, 80 men played Stroke for the 2nd round of the Championships and the Monthly Medal.
The winners were A grade Ross Sidebottom 71 nett, B grade Wayne Youlten 72 nett, C grade and Medal Ross Clark 70 nett.
The Monthly Gross winners: A-grade a tie between Gary Hunt and Greg Watmore 75, B grade Barry Hunter 87, C grade Ross Clark 89.
NTP: Barry Hunter and Nathan Matthews had an Eagle on the 11th Hole.
At this stage of the Championships the leaders are A grade Nathan Matthews 144, Gary Hunt 148; B grade Barry Hunter 174, John Henry 177; C grade Ross Clark 190, Morris Davis 200.