Golf results and news
On Thursday, September 6, 102 veteran golfers enjoyed mild weather on a forgiving course as demonstrated by the winners’ scores hereunder:
9 Hole Individual Stableford played on the Red Course
A Grade Winners:
1 st Peter Criss (handicap 17) 22 Stableford points
2 nd Wayne Toms (12) 21 points (ocb)
3 rd John Buchanan (19) 21 points
B Grade Winners:
1st Ross Cunningham (handicap 25) 22 Stableford points (ocb)
2nd Frank Dal Santo (24) 22 points
3rd Ron Speet (20) 20 points
C Grade Winners:
1st Jim Lorimer (handicap 31) 25 Stableford points
2nd Terry McAllister (26) 21 points
3rd Peter Sammons (34) 20 points
The distribution of balls went to 17 points (ocb)
Nearest the East Coast Carts pin on the 7 th was Eddie Finn (A Grade), Harry Hadzantonis (B Grade) and Keith Sutherland (C Grade).
Catalina Country Club
Saturday 8 September 2018 – Men’s Stableford
A Grade: 1st Brett Pedder (12) 39 pts, 2nd Steven Sell (5) 37 pts, 3rd Greg Smeaton (11) 37 pts, 4th Robert Dawson (11) 37 pts, 5th David McGrath (7) 36 pts
B Grade: 1st Peter Criss (16) 37 pts, 2nd Chad Salmon (17) 36 pts, 3rd James Wilson (16) 36 pts, 4th Steve Porter (14) 36 pts, 5th Joseph Hammond (16) 36 pts
C Grade: 1st Gary Eiffert (21) 43 pts, 2nd A. Frank Dal Santo (23) 41 pts, 3rd David O'Connor (19) 39 pts, 4th Gerry Linehan (21) 38 pts, 5th Graeme Peacock (24) 38 pts
D Grade: 1st John McAlister (27) 35 pts, 2nd Allan Dean (25) 34 pts, 3rd Ross Jones (29) 34 pts, 4th Max Gurtner (28) 33 pts, 5th Bill Forge (33) 32 pts
Ball Prize to 33 pts.
Sunday 9 September 2018 – Men’s Stableford
A Grade: 1st Ian Robinson (17) 39 pts, 2nd Tony D'Amico (16) 38 pts, 3rd Ken Gardner (17) 38 pts
B Grade: 1st Brian Marsden (20) 40 pts, 2nd Rod Baz (21) 40 pts, 3rd Steven Keon (22) 37 pts
Ball Prize to 31 pts.
9 September 2018 – Women’s Stableford
Overall Winners: 1st Irene Goldsack (29) 37 pts, 2nd Carol Gardner (30) 37 pts, 3rd Margaret Maxwell (28) 36 pts
Ball Prize to 29 pts
Tuesday 11 September 2018 – Men’s Four-ball Stableford
A Grade: 1st Dave May, Barrie Ennis 49 pts, 2nd Steve Potter, Stephen Childs 46 pts; 3rd Rick Andersen, Pita Moana 46 pts; 4th Mark Powell, John Crichton 46 pts; 5th Frank Cross, Phil Hardy 43 pts
B Grade: 1st Jack Jackson, Trevor Sutherland 47 pts, 2nd David Childs, Allan Cameron 44 pts, 3rd Phil Spence, John Stokes 44 pts, 4th Phill Wood, John Buchanan 43 pts, 5th Justin Collins, Harry Hadzantonis 43 pts
Ball Prize to 41 pts.
Moruya Saturday Golfers
The Moruya Saturday Golfers played a individual single stableford event with the following results.
A Grade 1st Melinda Ashbury with 42 nett
2nd Paul Mercer with 38 nett
B Grade 1st Ian Keating with 39 nett
2nd Kye Parkes with 35 nett on C/B
C Grade 1st Grant Arnold with 42 nett
2nd Stephen Fletcher with 38 nett on C/B
Golden Shot was won by Brad Corkery
6th Hole Mick Johnston Mick O”Shea Paul Kelsey
10th Hole Michael Flynn Ian Keating Ron Richards
12th Hole Sharon Knight Kye Parkes Grant Arnold
Ball rundown went to 33 on C/B.
Tuross Head Country Club
Tuross Head Country Club men's golf stableford competition held last Saturday resulted in a win for well known club golfer Ian Lawson with a round of 39 points.
Peter Johnston filled second placing with 37 points ahead of Peter Garn, David Bray and Brenden Taylor who all finished on 35 points.
Nearest the pins were won by A grade player Colin Houghton on the 4th hole with 2.15m.
Arron Monopoli was best on the 6th with 2.52 m and Peter Duggan was closest on the 7th with 4.08m.
B grade golfer Ian Lawsin won the 4th with 4.82m and Kevin Dukes the 7th with 8.20m.
C grade player Joe Lambert was awarded the 4th hole with 5.87m and Peter Duggan was the winner on the 6th with 4.08m.
Thursday's medley stableford competition was won by Peeter Garn with 38 points ahead of Trevor Jones 37, Ian Kingston and Colin houghton who both finisshed with 36 points.
Nearest the pins were won by Colin Houghton on the 4th hole, and Colin was also closest on the 6th.
Trevor Jones was the winner on the 7th hole.
Golfers are reminded that the Tuross Head Country Club Senior Open, an 18 hole stableford competition, is being held on Sunday September 23rd.
There will be awards for men and ladies overall winners together with A and B grade divisions and runner ups.
The format for the day will be a shotgun start at 8.30 am for 9am hitoff.
Entries can be made at the Golf Magic console at the club.
Tuross Head Ladies
Tuesday’s game was a stroke event as well as the play off for the gold medal with 18 starter’s. The winner of the medal event in division one was – Teri Swanbury with a 73 net. In division two it was – Annette Manton with a 79 net. Congratulations to both girls. Runner up in division one was – Marie Muriwai with a 75 net. Division two daily winner was – Gail Rogers with a 75 net. In division three it was – Elsa Shearer with a 75 net followed by – Ann Challender with a 78 net. The Golden hole in division one was won by – Marie Muriwai and in division two it was – Dorothy Madden. Nearest the pin on the sixth was won by – Marie Mapleson. Balls went to – Pauline Nash, Kay McLeod, Judy Apps, Gayle MacAlpine & Wendy Schmid. Next week the ladies will play in a split six event.
Tomakin Social Golf
9 Hole event held at Oaks Ranch 9Th Sept 2018 Daily Comp and 1st round club champion ship.
1st with net 30 Geoff Smith. $50 club voucher
2nd with net 31. Nev Richards. 2 balls
3rd with net 34 on c/b Paul McKeough. 1 ball nearest to pins not won
Putts won by Nev Richards. 1 ball
Bradman won by Allen Barber. 1 ball
Tuross Head Veterans
On Wednesday, 59 starter’s took advantage of the glorious spring weather to play in a stroke & putt event, as well as the final round of the club championships. The winner with a score of 27 net was – Noel Downie. Second place went to – Mike Birks with a 29 net, followed by – Bruce Ware also with a 29 net giving him third place. In fourth place it was – Herb Muriwai with a 30 net. The Bradmans was awarded to – Rob Nash and the Accuracy Drive went to – Des Jackson. Nearest the pins - 4th – Kevin Dukes (in the hole) 6th – David Williams. 7th - Annette Manton & Ken Brown. The Putting competition was won by - Len Rogers with 13 putts. Ball or Chocolate went to - Frank Pomfret, Paul Pereira - 33 net. Tony Crook, Noel Fletcher, Robin Green, Neil Watson - 34 net. Kevin Dukes, Mike Kermode, Marcel Kors, Annette Manton - 35 net. Greg Smith, David Williams, Richard Kelly, Gayle MacAlpine - 36 net. Next week will be a single stableford event. A reminder that the Vet’s monthly Monday game will be on Monday, 17th September, 9.00 am for 9.30 start.
The Moruya ladies enjoyed a two-person ambrose this week. While the greenkeepers were busy coring and sanding the greens the ladies played two 9 hole rounds on the first 9 holes. Most pairs teamed well together and the scores were favourable due to the opportunities provided by the ambrose format. Division 1 winners were Dee Meek and Noeline Cowdroy with a net 68, Val Nixon and Joanne Dixon on 70 filled the runner position while Barbara Kennedy and Marie Muriwai were 2nd runners up on 70 1/4. Val Nixon won nearest to the pin on the 5th and Chris Edwards won NTP on 6th both in open division. Congratulations to Mindy Ashbury for playing great golf in the Saturday competition scoring 42 pts to win the day.