Wingham Golf Club news, April 19 2017

What glorious weather we have had over the last week.

The course is coming back a treat so come and enjoy the challenge.

On Wednesday April 12 the veterans had a field of 48 players in a stableford event.

The event was sponsored by Dave Elliott who had the best score with 39 pts, next was Peter Tait 37, third place was taken out by Brian Haynes 36.

The winners of the NTP's were Dennis Wisely on the 3rd/12th, and Peter Christie won 7th/16th, while Tom Yarnold took out the Bradman prize.

The Thursday chook run on the April 13 was won Kris Mudford 21pts, Richard Dudgeon was next with 20c/b, Tony Lattimore 20c/b, Tom Hadwell was next with20pts. 

There were 26 starters.

On Saturday April 15, 51 players hit in a 18 hole stableford event for the Wingham Cellars trophy. 

The winner was Dave Andrews with a good 41pts, the nett winners for A-grade was Reid Brown 37, r/up Sandy Dunn 36, B-grade Glenn Porter 40, r/up John Hynes 35, C-grade was taken out by Garry Stackman 35, with Connor Hughes r/up. 

The Wingham Plaza Butcher voucher for the NTP on 1st/10th was won by Reid Brown, Dave Andrews was the winner of the Manning Natural Healing voucher on the 3rd/10th, the phantom voucher for the 4th/13th was won by Rod Brown, who also won the Bayview Seafood prize on the 7th/16th, while Terry Harris put a shot 36cm from the hole to win the Bent On Food coffee. 

Ball Winners Simon Crowe, Tony Henwood, Brad Sawyer, Adrian Yeo, Peter Bell, Steve Abbott, Damien Moore, Aaron Hardy, Geoff Swaffield, Rohan Abbott won the last on on a countback. 

Coming up 

April 22 4BBB for the Wingham Beef Exports trophy.

April 29 a stroke round for the Wingham Cellars trophy this is the captain versus president day.

Saturday May 6 Jax Tyres Wingham will be a 4BBB.

Sunday  7th /4th the annual open day will be contested with Glass 24/7 sponsoring the event.  

- Birdie