Women’s 9 holes stroke competition 0-35 was won by Cheryle Polgeest with 49-17-32 and the runner-up Janice McKenzie had 49-13-36. In 36-45 division Jeanette Dodds won with 50-19-31 with Marlene Verey, playing her first game for some time was runner-up with 56-18½-37½. Putting overall was Vicki Hannah with 15 putts.
Men’s Stableford 18 holes was won by Colin Coleman in A Grade with 41 points. Runner-up Chris Hansen scored 36 points. In B Grade 38 points was a winning score for Lance Thomas, and 37 points for Bill Buckley gained him the position of runner-up. Nearest the pin 1/10: A grade Bob Bedson and B Grade Manuel Quintana. On 9/18 hole Bob Bedson was closest and in B Grade Ian Robinson was the nearest.
Men’s pennant results: Division 5 (scratch) Apollo Bay defeated Winchelsea at Queenscliff 7-0: Phil Kennedy 9/7, Darren Gill 4/3,Guy Holman 4/3, Alistair McKenzie 5/3, Scott Fowler, 4/2, Don Wagstaff 4/2 Willy Kifoto 3/1. Handicap division Apollo Bay defeated Winchelsea at Inverleigh 3/2. Winners were; David Wagstaff 4/3, David Hand w/o, David Ivens 4/3.
Betty Kernot scratch foursomes Apollo Bay representatives Stacey Thomas and Vicki Hannah lost on the 15 th hole and Jill Fowler and Margaret Smith lost on the 19 th hole. The women’s Otway pennant at Torquay was won by Anglesea 4-1 to Apollo Bay.
Women’s stableford competition Grade 0-29 was won by Dawn Thomas with 37 points and runner-up Sandra Toone, had 38 points. In B Grade, Jeanette Dodds, on a count-back from Faith Morrissy who was runner-up, won with 35 points.
Men’s 4-weeker #2 competition was won in A Grade by Ian Richardson 77/59. Runner-up Guy Permazel scored 81/61. Bernie Coller had nearest the pin on 1/10 as did Ray Matthews in B Grade..
Women’s nine holes Pinehurst competition was won by Janice McKenzie and Jeanette Dodds 49-12-37 and the runner’s up, Sandra Toone and Sally Stone scored 51-12-39.
At the SWGA committee members day held at East Geelong Golf Club, Apollo Bay was represented by Don Wagstaff, Captain, John Nankervis, vice captain and Richard Stone, committee, and were placed in the top six teams.
The chicken run win was shared by David Hand and Richard Stone with 19 points The women’s Otway pennant at Lorne was won by Apollo Bay who defeated Clifton Springs 4-1, which now places Apollo Bay second on the ladder.
Women’s stroke competition and monthly medal. Grade 0-29 was won by Helen Stevens 44-26-68 and runner-up Adele Rowarth, on a count-back from Sandra Toone had 98-29-69. In B Grade, Jean Hansen won with 110-44-66, which also netted her the monthly medal, Jean’s first! The runner-up who lost on a count-back to Jean ,was Martha Macintyre. The A grade putting was a tie between Sandra Toone and Stacey Thomas with 30 putts, and Cheryle Polgeest won the putting for B Grade with 30 putts.
Men’s 4BBB Stableford competition, was won by Bill Buckley and Guy Permazel 44 points, while the runners-up on a count-back from Don O’Meara and Alan Rowarth, were Geoff Vesey and Peter Forbes with 43 points. Geoff Vesey had nearest the pin on 1/10 as did Guy Permazel in B Grade and Bob Bedson claimed NTP on 9/18 hole.