Wagga City Golf Club Report 27-12-17


Last Monday’s vets, and Eddie Wall continued his incredible run of form when he shot a 2-over 38 off the stick for a nett 29,  and an easy win, from Dave Sutton and John Hazell, 33 nett, and Alan French, Peter Briggs, Tony Thompson, Dennis Adams and Bob Alexander, each on 34 nett. Thursday’s comp saw Bob Hodge card 32 nett for a one shot win from Hedley Chapman and Ron Culgan, followed a shot further back by Tony Pollard, Garry Forde, Les Hodges, Tony Thompson and Dennis Adams.

The ladies played a nine hole stableford event last Tuesday, and in Div 1, Jenny Hazell stood out with 20 pts, followed by Jan Marks 17 pts on a c/b from Pam Kellam. Jan Leonard got home in Div 2 with 21 pts on a c/b from Barb McDonnell, with Ann Packer third on a c/b with 18 pts. NTP, Sue Oakman. Ball  comp to 17 pts on a c/b. The ladies returned on Friday for a stroke event,  and in Div 1, Di Jenkins scored 36 nett for a one-shot win from Cassie Gill, with Pam Kellam another shot back on 38 nett. In Div 2, Jan Leonard scored 37 to win, also by a shot, from Lilian Sutherland and Janine Fitzgerald. NTP, Cassie Gill. Ball comp to 38 nett.

Peter Barnes made in three wins on the trot when he claimed the A Grade prize in last Wednesday’s members stroke event with 70 nett, with another consistent golfer, Warren Lynch, runner-up on 71 nett. In B Grade, Rex Kember fired up with 67 nett for a great win, from John McLeod 69 nett. NTPs to Andrew White, Bob McKenzie and Brian Smith. Ball comp to 73 nett on a c/b.

Saturday’s members stableford event saw another in-form golfer, Kyle Harrison, shoot a 1-over round of 73 for 38 pts to win A Grade, from Bob Alexander 37 pts, on a c/b from Peter Treharne. Josh Conlin played top golf for 42 pts to win B Grade, from Tim Morrison 40 pts, and Keith Bevan 38 pts. In C Grade, Ross Hollis also played well for 40 pts for success, followed by Bruce Yeatman 39 pts on a c/b from Peter Fulmer. NTP’s to Zac Billingham, Warren Lynch and Kyle Harrison. Ball comp to 34 pts on a c/b.