The women held their Christmas Break-up Dinner where yearly competition results were announced. Thursdays’ A Grade eclectic was won by Janice McKenzie 68-18 ½-84 ½ -49 ½ and in B Grade Jan Shaw had 75-16-59 nett. Mondays” A grade eclectic was also won by Janice McKenzie with 27 nett, and in B Grade Jeanette Dodds achieved a 31 ½ nett. Thursdays’ putting was won by Janice McKenzie with 85 putts and Mondays’ putting was won by Vicki Hannah with 41. Birdies for the season were won by Vicki Hannah with 10, Gobblers won by Janice McKenzie with 9 and Pars (35-45 handicap), Caroline Wren won with 13. All other results were published at the time of the competition.
The women played a nine- hole Ambrose competition dressed in many and varied Halloween costumes for their closing day this year, celebrating with lunch and gift giving afterwards. The winning team of Martha Macintyre, Sami Oguzhan, and Stacey Thomas scored 39-7-32. Runners-up with 41-8-33 were Vicki Hannah, Jan Shaw and Joycie Henderson. The putting trophies, awarded for the least number of putts to a team who hadn’t yet received a trophy was Kerryn Wagstaff, Margaret Smith and Joy Russ with 13 putts.
Women’s teams playing match play for either the Captain or the President resulted in a win for the President’s team 5/0. On Monday 26 th November Apollo Bay women players were again successful, this time playing at Beeac. Jan Shaw, Vicki Hannah and Sandra Toone brought home the Joyce Simpkin Bowl. We are very proud of the members of our small club who travel to districts events and we congratulate them on their success.
Women’s 27 hole day sponsored generously by Apollo Bay Bakery, who also sponsor the junior players on a Friday each week. The winner of the 27- hole nett event was Janice McKenzie with 96 nett and in B Grade this was won by Caroline Wren with 103½ nett. Janice and Caroline also won the putting event in their respective grades with 41 and 47 putts. The 27- hole gross event was won by Vicki Hannah in A grade, with 130 gross, whilst Faith Morrissy won B grade with 157 gross. 18 holes nett in A grade saw Dawn Thomas win with a 70 nett and in B grade Jeanette Dodds had a win with 75 nett. The yearly Medal of Medallist event was won by Janice McKenzie with 64 nett. The only player close to the pin was Norma Begely.
Women’s 9 holes stroke winner in A Grade was Janice McKenzie with 42-14-28. Runner-up A grade was Norma Begely 45-12½ -32½. In B grade, Caroline Wren was the winner 52-19½-32½, on a count-back from Cheryle Polgeest 49-16 ½ -32 ½. Putting overall was won by Dawn Thomas with 16 putts.
Women’s 18- hole 2-person Ambrose competition was held in pleasant weather. Cheryle Polgeest and Faith Morrissy were the winners with 67 nett. Runners-up on a count-back from Dawn Thomas and Sami Oguzhan, were Joycie Henderson and Janice McKenzie with 69 ¾ nett. The putting competition was won by Helen Stevens and Caroline Wren with 22.
9- hole women’s competition all par 3 holes. The winner in A grade was Janice McKenzie with 39-14-25 and runner-up was Dawn Thomas who scored 41-14½- 25½. The B grade winner was Debbie Coghlan 44-20-24 and runner-up Nelly O’Meara had 48- 22½ – 25½. The putting competition was won by Kerryn Wagstaff with 15 putts.
Women’s 18- hole stroke and Monthly Medal round. In A Grade this was won by Sandra Toone with 102-29-73 and on a count-back from Helen Stevens, Kerryn Wagstaff with 101-25-76 was runner-up. The B Grade Winner, Dawn Thomas, scored 98-30-68, which also gained her the monthly medal. Runner-up was Jan Shaw with 107-33-74. Putting in A Grade was won by Sandra Toone with 30 Putts, whilst in B Grade, Dawn Thomas took the honour with 30 putts. Vicki Hannah had the best gross score with 93 gross.
Women’s 9 holes stroke One Grade only played and this was won by Jeanette Dodds 52-19-33. On a count-back from Jeanette, Dawn Thomas was runner-up with 48-15-33. Joy Russ won the putting with 14 putts.
Women’s 18- hole stroke round. In A Grade this was won by Sandra Toone with 98-30-68 and on a count-back from Sandra, Margaret Smith was runner-up with 89-21-68. The B Grade Winner, Caroline Webster, visiting her family in Apollo Bay, scored 105-31-74. Runner-up was Faith Morrissy with 110-35-75. Putting in A Grade was won by Margaret Smith with 29 Putts, whilst in B Grade, Jan Shaw took the honour with 31 putts. Stacey Thomas and Vicki Hannah played a good round with Stacey scoring 86/70 and Vicki 84/69.