Torquay Golf Club – September 21, 2017

October 25, 2017 BY

TUESDAY was stroke for the ladies and Lyndsey Dunstan not only took out A Grade with 77 she also won the Mandy Buckley Star medallist. B Grade went to Roslyn Holland scoring 78. Trish Morris shot 35 points to take out the Resort. Wendy Lawson had the best gross with 91. NTPs Lesley Thornton, Wendy Lawson, Jenni Cottrill, Kathy Simson and Robyn Soulsby hit the jackpot. Paula Mitchell had the best putting with 30.

Wednesday weather conditions were still not the best and it is not looking good for the rest of the week unfortunately.

There were plenty of men ready to brave it all just for that game of golf.

Joe Magliano played early and of course as always the morning players had the best of the conditions he scored 70 to take out A Grade. B Grade went to Laurie Taylor with a great score of 69 and Chris Carroll also with 69 took out C Grade. The afternoon players did have to contend with all the rain, our course had 10mL that afternoon. Barry Leith won the Resort with 38 points. Our men’s guest winner Garry James (Concord GC) had 72. NTPs Ray Furphy, Barry Leith, Geoff Davie, Lindsay Hathaway, Rick McNamara and Brian Smith won the jackpot.

Friday Ray Frost had the best score for the men with 37 points. The ladies went to Deb Shoesmith with 31 points. Scott Brown shot 35 points to win the guest comp. NTPs Bob Hayles, Deb Shoesmith, Ray Frost and John Monagle hit the jackpot.

Saturday was cold and windy and it was also back to the black tee challenge for some as 33 players played off the black tee this week. Jason Loftus had +1 to win. The blue tee A Grade win went to Rod Papworth with the score of the day +4. B Grade winner Keith Minney scored +3. Marina Naughton took out the ladies with -5 and for the Resort win it was Graeme Sharp on -4. Walter Futschik had -1 to take out the guest comp. NTPs Ronnie Beacom, Dave Kilmartin, Brian Baranski, Marina Naughton, Graeme Sharp, Errol Morris, Graham Jennings and Rod Papworth hit the jackpot.

Sunday Barry Morrison won A Grade with 36 points. B Grade winner Pat Skene had 39 points. Lesly Thornton came 1st for the ladies with 37 points and our guest winner Russell Campbell had 36 points. NTPs Peter Rees, Lesley Thornton, Garry Smith and Michael Boulton hit the jackpot.

Golf Week is running from the 1st of October until the 8th and entries are still open. Call the golf shop on 5261 1677 to enter or you can download an entry form from the Torquay golf club website. Spaces are limited for some days already so be quick! The ladies dinner is always a great night and bookings are essential for what is always a fun evening.

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