Golf day a big hit
The Graaff-reinet Cricket Club, generously sponsored by local businesses, held a successful Betterball competition on Saturday, 17 November, on the local greens.
Sixty players competed with Archie Welman and Hadley Fourie winning on 47 points.
Jacques Wagener and Frikkie Coetzee came in second on a count out to Matt Harper and NJ Arnoldi on 46 points.
The fourth place was keenly contested with Johnny and Johndre Ludick beating Godwin Bosch and Cheryl Wadelow as well as Willie Claasen and Chris Koeberg on a count out, all with 44 points.
There were plenty of prizes to be won, a half-way house was provided and a delicious meal was served after the prize-giving. The Wednesday Gold Rush sponsored IPS competition played on 14 November was won by Dave Luscombe on 37 points, with Jaco Venter on 34 points and Charl du Plessis on 33 points.
Johndre Ludick with 18 points won the Friday Sundowner contested on 16 November beating Jaco Venter and Jacques Wagener both with 17 points. This coming Saturday, 24 November, the Graaffreinet Golf Club will be hosting the Konica Minolta IPS competition.
The club is very grateful to them as they have supported the club for well over 20 years. Entries to the Golf Club on 040 555 0036.
On Saturday 2 December, the monthly Medal will be contested, while the Sacred Heart Parish Golf Day has been scheduled for 8 December, with the Midland Open being played on 9 December. The first leg of the A Division Club Championships will also be played then.
Archie Welman being congratulated on his win by Franscois Fitzgerald. Archie’s golfing partner Hadley Fourie was absent when the photo was taken.