Was official opening day with an 18 hole mixed Pinehurst competition. Neil and Di Hinds were the winners with nett 60 5/8 and the runners-up with 63 5/8 were Janice and Graham McKenzie. Best Gross score winners with 75, were Craig McKenzie and Vicki Hannah. Nearest the Pin 1st/10th was Jean Hansen for the women and Graham McKenzie for the men. On 9th/18th hole, Vicki Hannah had the closest women’s shot and Brian McKenzie was the most accurate of the men players.
Apollo Bay women hosted the Otway Pennant.
The chicken run this week was won by Alex Baird with 21 points and Brian McKenzie with 19 points.
Earlier in the week three women players from Apollo Bay won the Barwon Heads Bowl with 110 points. Congratulations to Vicki Hannah, who with 40 points also won the individual trophy for the day, Lyn Box with 37 points and Jill Fowler with 33 points. Well done girls!
Two man Ambrose competition resulted in a win for M. Lavery and D Wagstaff with 61 ¼ nett. Runners-up were B. McKenzie and R. Stone with 62 nett. A Grade Nearest the pin 1st/10th was Geoff Vesey and John Nankervis was nearest for B Grade.
The 4th round of the Summer Cup in A Grade Tim McClelland won with nett 63 and runner-up was Peter Collard who scored a nett 65. B
Grade Winner was Bill Buckley with nett 56, and with 60 nett Ray Matthews was runner-up. Don O’Meara had nearest the pins on both 1st and 18th holes. Alan Rowarth scored nearest the pin on 1st/10th for B Grade. The Summer Cup winners were Brian McKenzie and Ray Matthews.
Final Round of the men’s 18 hole 4 week stableford competition. Winner in A Grade was Chris Hansen with 41 points and with 39 points, Richard Stone was again runner-up. While Don Wagstaff had nearest the pin on 1st/10th- Chris Hansen conquered the 9th/18th. In B Grade Ray Matthews won another round with 34 points on a count-back from Bill Buckley, who was runner-up. Bruce Amery was the most accurate on 1st/10th for B. Grade. The 4 week winners, who tied on 109 points, were Richard Stone and Don O’Meara.