Golf Notes 26/10/20 – 1/11/20


Monday the Veterans had 27 players play a Stableford competition.  The winner was T Russell with  38 pts, runner up R Stinson with 37 pts ocb.  The ball run down went to G Sharpe 37 pts, G Parker 36 pts. W Hill 35 pts,  followed by G Hunt, V Christensen & D Forsyth 34 pts, G Sorenson, N Halls & K Kirgis 33 pts and C Petrohisos, B Cunningham, D Dann & E Meagher 32 pts.   The Members Draw jackpotted while the Encouragement Award went to R Holland.   Next week will be a stableford competition.  Monday the 16th November is the Scenic Rim District Day at Beaudesert.


Because of wet condition we had 6 players for a 4BBB draw for partners competition.  However the course was playable if the buggies were kept to the middle of the fairway.  The winners were J Sippel & A \Tomlinson with 43 pts and the runners up were K Cook & J McAntee with 35 pts.  N Mulligan & E Meagher had 31 pts.  We have now played 3 rounds of the championships.  The A Grade leader is J McAntee with 259 strokes followed by J Pfingst with 271.  B Grade leader is S Reid with 278 strokes followed by A Leary with 279 strokes.  C Grade leader is A Tomlinson 314 strokes next one is J Briant with 340.  Wish all those playing in the championships Good Golfing.  Wednesday 11th is our AGM.  We are playing a bogey competiton and if needed a play off for the medal of medals.   Our fun day is a Mulligans, naturally for a trophy donated by Nicki.  Wednesday the 25th is our Christmas lunch day and our away day is the 2nd December.  From Birdie


Wednesday the Sporters had 17 people start only to be washed out.  This week will be sponsored by K Rhodes playing a stableford 1-9 + 10, 14 & 15 competition.  Next week will be sponsored by R Brooks & M Crowther playing a stroke + putting 10-18 + 1, 5 & 6 competition.  Sporters Championships will be held on Wednesday 18th & 25th November.

Friendly Friday:

Friendly Fridays’ had 18 players tee off playing a stableford back 9 competition.  The winner was W Martin with 20 pts, runner up M Crowther ocb from A Gill with 19 pts. The run down went to B Davey & G Hunt with 18 pts.     


Saturday we played the 3rd round of the Championships kindly sponsored by Boonah Tyre Power.  The Overall Winner was A Tomlinson with 67 net.  The mens winner was A Parker ocb from runner up A Gill & L Blunt with 68 net, followed by B Gotke ocb from K Milligan & T Bennett.  The ball run down continued with B Beasley, P McNiven & R Anderson 70 net, R Dewar, K Wilson, P Leath, I Browning & M Hassan 71 net, G Grimsey, H Perrem, R Brooks, R Philp, D Forsyth & P Gerhardt 72 net followed by J McAntee, R Humphrey, J Browning, S Fahey, T Alchin, S Peell, N Toohey & J Townsent 73 net.  The ladies winner was N Mulligan with 70 net, runner up was D Wall ocb from S Reid with 71 net, followed by D Kuhnemann with 73 net ocb.  R Anderson had an Eagle on the 3rd hole.  This week is the final round of the Championsips sponsored by R Humphrey, W Hall, R Brooks & A Brown.  Next week will be a 4 Ball Ambrose competition sponsored by FIS Insurance.


Sunday we have a social club followed by the final of the Pennants teeing off at 10.30, using all the buggies.  Social play will be available for those wanting to play 9 holes between 7 & 9 am.  Social play will then be available after 2 pm.  Ring the club for further details as we have strict rules still in place for the Carona Virus.  Sunday we are hosting a Memorial for John Maynard starting at 2 pm.  John was a Life Member of our club.


The final 4 hitting off at 12.12 are:  M Tress, A Tomlinson, J Briant & S Grace.  12.20 S Reid, A Leary, D Kuhnemann & J Wilson.  12.28 J McAntee, J Pfingst, D Wall & S McKenzie.  12.36 T Britton, S T & A Bennett, 12.44 P Dadds, R Dewar, R Brooks & K Kirgis.  12.52 S Bailey, W Martin Jnr, I Browning & A Parker and at 1pm J Browning, W Maudsley, A Gill & J Townsend.