Wingham Golf Club news and results week ended April 7, 2019

Tuesday April 2

The weather dawned with showers but 10 hardy players brave the conditions and played an 18 hole stableford. The winner was Bev Bisby with 32pts. The grade winner was Beth Braham with 29 c/b. The NTP winners were on the 3rd Pat Whiteley, Bev Bisby, on the 7th Beth Braham, Belinda Tonkins, Connie Gates. Ball winners S. Juozaitis, P. Marcus, C. Andrews, T. Eacott,, B. Tonkins.

Wednesday April 3

The April Monthly Medal was played for and the Medal winner was Trevor Jones with 86 gross. Next was Geoff.Swaffield 87 gr, Brian Roberts 88 gr, OBE winner was Geoff Swaffield, nearest the pin winners on the 3rd/12th Peter Tait, 7th/16th Alex Kees, 9t/18th Jim Bradshaw. There were 32 players.

Thursday April 4

The LJ Hooker Chook Run was won by Tim Smith 22pts, Syd Gilfillan 21c/b, Ian Scarr 21, Mark Fotheringham 19c/b, George Legge 19c/b, Rod Pearson 19. Jim Bradshaw won the nearest the pin on the 3rd and Dennis Bloomfield won the 7th.

Friday April 5

The ladies played a stroke round and the winner was Debbie Stewart returning after her holiday with 35 nett, r/up Volda Humphries, ball winners Pat Whiteley, Narelle Minett, Jill Hampton, NTP winner Volda Humphries.

Saturday April 6

The Image Smash Repairs Monthly Mug was played for and the winner was Paul Ryan 68 nett c/b. A Grade nett and MRD Electrical Monthly Medal Barry Brown 72, gross winner Rod Brown 75. B Grade nett and medal Steve Abbott 68, Scr Brian Roberts 85. C Grade nett Nick Beacham 69c/b, Scr Andrew Paine 91. Ball winners C. McTaggart,T. Martin, P. Pratten, S. Bird, D. Heywood, A. Yeo, D. McKeough, L. Thompson, C. Tubby, S. Couch, C. Scott, G. Porter. The Long drive winners were A Grade Nev Blanch, B Grade John Hynes, C Grade D. Rushforth.

Sharp shooters winning the NTP vouchers were on the 1st/10th Wingham Plaza Butchers Cam Potts 3rd/12th Wingham Gourmet Meats Dave Stackpoole, 4th/13th Pottsy's Pies Rod Brown, 7th/16th Bayview Seafoods Cam Potts, 9th/18th Bent on Food Nev Blanch.

Adrian Yeo scored an eagle on the 8th scoring nine balls.

Events coming up

April 13 - Stableford for the Wingham Beef Exports trophy. Also that night there will be night golf.

April 20 - Two-player ambrose for the Wingham beef Exports trophy.

May 6 - Glass 24/7 Wingham open.

May 11 - Championships star.

Good golfing from Birdie.