Torquay Golf Club – September 6, 2018

September 5, 2018 BY

TUESDAY our ladies played par and scores were a little high this week. Feedback from the girls was there were no excuses scoring was just tough. Lyndsey Dunstan took out A Grade with -1 and our B Grade winner who had the score of the day +1 was Gail Rooney. Resort winner Bev Appleton had Sq and our 9-hole competition winner was Val Robertson shot -1. NTPs Lyndsey Dunstan, Margot Bradley, Lesley Grebe, Margy McIntyre, Sheena Scholten and Bev Appleton hit the jackpot.

Wednesday the men fared better with scores getting back to our usual high 30s. A Grade winner Hayden Torney shot 39 points. B Grade went to Terry Lee also with 39 points. C Grade was won by Peter Oliver 39 points and D Grade winner Stuart Robinson had the score of the day with 41 points. Congratulations to James Wood taking out this week’s resort competition with 44 points. Guest winner David Crawford shot 37 points. NTPs Phillip Smith, Steve Menegazzo, Bruce Dyer, Greg Baeck, James Wood and Graham Travers hit the jackpot.

Friday Reg Costin was out early and posted a great score of +7, that score held all day to win. Warren Gaunt followed closely behind shooting +5 to be runner up. Wendy Lawson took out the ladies with -2. Guest winner Andrew Naris (Bacchus Marsh GC) had -1. NTPs Warren Gaunt, Bernie Hallinan, Wendy Lawson and David Rae won the jackpot.

Saturday it was that time again Monthly Medal was up for grabs not only for the men but also for the ladies. The men shot low scores trying to gain that all important Medal. A Grade winner Adam Noble had 74 to win the best gross and shot the best net score of 65 to take out the September medal. B Grade winner Ben Chandley had 69 and C Grade went to Gary Kerr with 67. Chris Fitzgerald won the Joe Briody 13th medal and the August playoff medal capping off a great day on the course for Chris. Jill Chick won the ladies with 74 and was also the September Medal winner. Kathy Simson was our Saturday Medalist playoff winner. Resort winner John Burton had 35 points. Congratulations to Callum Yates on winning his first Junior Quarterly medal with 72. NTPs Harry Knevitt, Lyn Brady, Lyndsey Dunstan, Keith Warburton, Cameron Inness, Rodger Thomas, Jeff Siedlecki and John Mahoney hit the jackpot.

Sunday new member Darren Scammell shot 37 points to win the mixed competition. Mixed guest winner Harry Cannon (Victoria GC) 37 points. NTPs Bernie Hallinan, Andy Clark, Sandra Lambert and Junior Emma Pearce hit the jackpot.

Lessons are available from both of our professionals Kel Llewellyn is by appointment. Darrell Brown will be at The Torquay GC on Mon, Tue and Thur – call the golf shop to book in a time on 5261 1677.