Taupo¯ Vet­er­ans

Taupo & Turangi Weekender - - Festive Food & Wine -

Some 47 vet golfers re­ported for golf on Tauhara on Wed­nes­day, Novem­ber 28 de­spite doubt­ful weather forecast and were re­warded with dry and warm con­di­tions. Five se­nior vets/9 holers com­pleted a stable­ford comp on front 9 of Tauhara with Graham Downes, Der­mot Grainger, John Mather and David Mayne. Another 42 vets com­peted in a par round on Tauhara with the win­ner Ge­off Burton scor­ing +7 par. Run­ners-up with +6 were John Ja­cobs and Lou McCauley. Four with +4 were Dave Nixon, Les Wraight , Tim Pater­son and Graham Wood­cock. +3 for Rex Mathieson and Den­nis Tito. +2 for Eddie Hawke, Tony Rut­ledge, Dick Fraser, Richard Brooker, Ralph Robertshawe and Peter Coles. +1 for Blair Ma­jor, Doug Cullen, Rob Boocock, Gary Baird, Tony Seav­ill, John Chap­man and Barry Hick­ling. All square for Bax­ter Fa­gan and Roger Men­zies. Fi­nally on the prize list with -1 was Richard Shearer. Top Dogs John Chap­man and John Ja­cobs took home a frozen chicken each for win­ning against Eddie Hawke and Gary Baird. Near­est the Pin on 17 was Phil Wood­ward and 2nd shot on 12 was Den­nis Tito. Bot­tle’O vouch­ers went to Tony Seav­ill and Mur­ray Stan­ley. Best Gross — Bob Burns on 79 and Les Wraight on 81; Ju­nior Gross to Terry Brig­house with 97. Two’s — hole to Dick Fraser; Hole 10 to Ralph Robertshawe; Hole 16 to Les Wraight. Vets Christ­mas Ham­per Day is on Wed­nes­day, De­cem­ber 5 spon­sored by Cen­tral Mo­tor Group, on Tauhara. Taupo¯ Golf Club AGM 7pm on De­cem­ber 11. De­cem­ber 12 is a net medal on Tauhara at a start time of 9am.

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