Par 3 Day. In A Grade Jeanette Dodds had 34 – 18-16 and Runner-up Adele Rowarth scored 37-14 1/2 -22 1/2. Robyn Lamson won B Grade41-19 1/2 – 21 1/2 and runner-up Jean Hansen scored 41-20 1/2 -24 1/2. Joy Russ won the putting with 15 putts.
Men’s Stroke round. The Winner was John Nankervis 61 nett followed by Brian McKenzie and Ed Morrissy with 62 nett.
Round 2 of the women’s club championships was postponed to the following week as constant rain inundated the course.
Men’s 4-week Stableford Competition Round 2: One grade only saw Richard Stone a winner with 36 points. Runner-up on a count-back from Bernie Coller was Lance Thomas with 35 points. Nearest the pin A Grade was Richard stone and in B Grade, it was Brian McKenzie.
Melbourne Cup Day 2-person Ambrose was won by Vicki Hannah and Sandy Gay with 28 1/2 nett. Runners-up Bruce and Dawn Thomas scored 29 7/8 . Nearest the pin for the men players was Geoff Vesey and the woman player was Stacey Thomas. A fun day was enjoyed by all with cup sweeps, snail races and a chicken and salad lunch. Thank you to Patrick Murphy, Helen Stevens, and Joycie and Gary Henderson.
Coastal Challenge held at Peterborough resulted in a win for Peterborough 286 defeating Apollo Bay 257. Good scores: Richard Stone 36, Colin Coleman 34, Geoff Vesey 34 and Don Wagstaff 31 who lost on a count-back. Six women players participated with the best score from Kerryn Wagstaff who lost on a count-back 31.
Mixed event 4BBB stableford with dinner to follow was cancelled.
Round 1 of the women’s club championships was played under very trying conditions with wind gusts playing havoc, particularly whilst putting. The eventual outcome for the daily competition, was a win in A Grade for Sandra Toone with 79 nett and runner-up Vicki Hannah scoring 80 nett. In B Grade, Sami Oguzhan had 78 nett, with runner-up Cheryle Polgeest on 80 nett. Cheryle also won the putting for B Grade 32 putts and Stacey Thomas had the least putts in A Grade with 35. This was also a fund raising day for Breast Cancer and the 17 entrants all wearing pink, plus some donations from the men players raised $325.00.
Men’s 4-week Stableford Competition Round 1: A Grade winner Bob Bedson won on a count-back from runner-up Geoff Vesey with 36
points. R/up was also a count-back from Bernie Coller and Richard Stone. Geoff Vesey had nearest the pin on 1 st /10 th hole. In B Grade Brian McKenzie scored 36 points to win and Graham McKenzie was runner-up with 33 points. John Nankervis was the closest to the flag on
1 st /10 th hole.
Women’s 9 hole Ambrose with a friend was won by Marg Smith and Joy Russ 43-8 1/8 -34 7/8 Runners-up Vicki Hannah and Jean Hansen scored 43- 6 7/8 -36 1/8 . Dawn Thomas and Sally Stone won the putting with 13 putts.