Golf Notes 3/11/2015 – 9/11/2015


Monday the Veterans played a 2 ball Ambrose competition.  The winners were L. Hooke & A. Burns with 61 net, runners up J. Aubrey & E. Wright 65&1/4.  The rundown went to V. Wilson & R. Parnell 65&3/4, P. Sheffield & V. Riley 66&1/4, followed by E. Marshall & C. Van Daalan and J. Doherty & D. Gittens 68 net.  Pin shots were received by B. Cunningham & J. Edwards on 4/13 while V. Riley & L. Edwards received 8/17.  The Membership Draw jackpotted.


Wednesday sporters was sponsored PFS Real Estate playing a 2 Ball Ambrose 1-9 + 10, 14 & 15 competition.  The winners were W. Maudsley & F. Johnson 44&1/2, runners up M. Weber & S. Fahey 45 net.  The rundown went to G. Eviston & A. Featherstone, B. May & S. Edwards and B. May & L. Vandenbrink 46 net, followed by W. Hall & G. Parker 47&3/4, B. Brown & D. Forsyth 48 net and A. Stick & W. Wieland 49 net.  Thanks to the Dugandan Hotel for their sponsorship of the Dice, this week won by E. Newlove.  Pin shots were received by D. Forsyth on 4, 8 S. Fahey while 9 went to F. Johnson.   This week will be sponsored by P. Ward playing a stableford 10-18 + 1, 5 & 6 competition.   Next week will be sponsored by R. Brooks & M. Crowther playing a stroke & putting 1-9 + 10, 14 & 15 competition.   Due to the Sporters AGM & Christmas Drinks on the 10/12/14 the Championships will be played on the 26/11/14 & 3/12/14.

Friendly Friday

Friendly Friday’s had 21 players tee off playing a stableford front 9 competition.  The winner was G. Eviston with2 3 pts, runner up S. Buchholz 22 pts followed by C. Shannon & A. Holt 21 pts.  The nearest the pin was received by R. Brooks.    Summer times have now kicked in so be there 2.45 for a tee off at 3 pm.  See you all there……………….


Saturday was sponsored Bendigo Bank playing a stableford/monthly mug competition. The A. Grade winner with 41 pts was I. Kemp, runner up M. Gnech 40 pts followed by G. Parker 39 pts.  The B. Grade winner was R. Humphrey 38 pts, runner up P. Manitta 37 pts, followed by G. Philp 36 pts.  C. Grade winner and Monthly Mug winner was P. Leath 45 pts, runner up B. Lawrance ocb from J. Buganey 43 pts.  The ball run down went D. Bond & T. Alchin 40 pts, L. Vandenbrink & J. Shine 39 pts, V. Christensen, G. Lutter, T. Britton, T. Richardson & G. Eviston 38 pts, followed by J. McGrath, N. Hughes, D. Carter, B. May, T. Grimshaw & S. Hughes 37 pts and S. Fahey, S. Reeves, D. Gillespie, M. Dickson, J. Comp & M. Surawski 36 pts. The ladies winner was D. Wall ocb from runner up K. Cook with 36 pts.  Pin shots were received M. Simpson & G. Buganey on 4/13, 8/17 was received by M. O’Reilly & L. Edwards while 9/18 was received by M. Burrow.  The pro pin on the 4th hole is sponsored by Drummond Golf and currently held by A. Heit. The pro pin on the 17th is sponsored by Sugarloaf Bakery and is currently held by J. McGrath.  This week is the Emergency Services Day in Memory of Captain Glenn Sippel with all proceeds going to the Firefighter Cancer Foundation of Australia. The timesheet is filling fast so get your names down to help with this worthy cause and come and remember a wonderful golfer and an exceptional friend and gentleman.  Next week will be sponsored by AIS Insurance playing a 4 Ball Ambrose.


This week we have a social club teeing off at 7 am.  The Open Pennant Teams will be teeing off at 8.15am. Social Play will be available after they have finished their rounds.   Ring the club for further details.