Wingham Golf Club news September 13, 2017

There is plenty of golf coming up. On September 16 play will be for the Wingham Cellars trophy and the event will be a stableford, September 23 will be a 4Ball worse ball for the Wingham Cellars trophy, September 30, a three-person team stableford for Bushy’s trophy and on Sunday October 16, a 27-hole foursomes championship.

On Tuesday September 5 the ladies played a stableford event for the Margo’s Boutique trophy. The day was held in rememberance of Elaine Findler. The winner was Jan Baker with 40pts, Division One was won by Colleen McNeill, runner-up was Denise Polley 35, Division Two Dot Clarke 39, Division Three Wendy Booker 34c/b.

The nearest the pin winners on the third Trish Wootton, Dot Clarke, Volda Humphries and on the seventh Trish Wootton, Kath Knapp, Cheryl Andrews.

Ball winners E. Bradley, L. Dennes, S. Bartz, V. Humphries, J. Surtees, S, NcKenna, C. Andrews K. Greenaway, D. Blanch, M. Earley, N. Nelson.

On Wednesday September 2 the vets had 49 players in the September monthly medal. The winner was Merv Marsden 66 nett, next was John Aldous 67, Barry Casey 68. Gross winner Bill Osborne, the putting winner was John Aldous 30. NTP winners were on the 3rd/12th Brian Wilson, 7th/16th Tom Yarnold, 9th/18thDavid Homewood.

On Thursday September 7 the LJ Hooker chook run was won Paul Muir 21, Graham Mansfield 20, Katrina Greemaway19, Rod Walsh 18c/b, Earle Braham 18. NTP winners Dennis Bloomfield and Graham Steel was the winner on the seventh. I believe he missed the putt.

On Friday September 8 the ladies played a stableford. The winner was Di Munro, r/up Sue McKenna, ball winner Noelene Nelson.

On Saturday September 9 the Taree Toyoto monthly was played for. The winner was Aaron Hendry with 69 nett and he also won the MRD Electrical medal for C grade. Nev Blanch won A grade with 71nett, Rohan Abbott was gross winner 88, Dennis McKeough won B grade nett 72, Richard Dudgeon gross 87, Cam Potts won C grade, Gary Croucher Gross winner.

The nearest the pin winners – Reid Brown was the winner of the Wingham Plaza Butchers voucher for the 1st/10th, 3rd/12th Wingham Remedial Massage Rohan Abbott, 4th/13th Mark Blanch, 7th/16th Bayview Seafood Bill Osborne, 9th/18th Bent on Food Gary Croucher.

Gary Croucher had eagle two on the ninth resulting in him winning 19 balls.

Ball winners A. Elith, P. Hinton, B/Osborne, D. Heywood, E, Braham, J. King, R. Desborough, B. Kerr, J. Turner, R. Wilson 76c/b.

Good golfing from Birdie.