TORQUAY GOLF CLUB – August 1, 2019

August 1, 2019 BY

Monday July 22 65 players took to the course for our monthly Vets/Seniors 12-hole Green tee game. Don Miloshis put in a solid 27 points to take out the men’s while for the ladies it was Chris Thompson with 22 points. NTPs Marjorie Bayard & Ron Haeberle. The next game is Monday August 19 and the timesheet are open to members for booking.

Tuesday July 23 In the cold & wind the ladies had stableford & scores reflected how hard the conditions were. Taking the honors for A grade was Kathy Simson 30 points & B grade winner Sue Barnes had 31 points. Bev Appleton won the Resort with 30 points. The 9-hole Green tee competition was taken out by Helen Paull scoring 18 points. Super 6 winners red tees Rosemary Reyntjes 12 points & Green tees Tim Ratcliffe 12 points.  NTPs Mary Sweet, Margaret DeVries, Ros Holland, Sue Barnes & Lesley Grebe hit the jackpot.

Wednesday July 24 Matt Carboon was our A grade winner shooting 36 points. Geoff Grayling had the best round of the day for the Blue tees with 37 points to take out the B grade win & John Monagle had 35 points to win for C grade. Keith Nicholson had 38 points to take the win for the Resort competition & David Hando was the guest winner with 33 points. NTPs Andrew Young, Bob Manning, Ken Reddrop, Ron Hedley, Rod Lynch & Keith Minney won the jackpot pin.

Friday July 26 the rain held off until the afternoon which was a blessing for all the morning players. The course is very wet now which has done our dams a world of good as they are now all full.  Garry Smith shot an impressive +6 to win for the men and won the jackpot pin, just top of his great day on the course.  Ladies winner Wanda Paterson is finding some good form of late and shot -1 to take out the ladies. NTPs Nick webster, Barbara Young-Harding & Chris Thompson. Congratulations to Steph Powell shooting a Hole in One on the 12th.

Saturday July 27 – We held the 1st round of the Tom Maloney 4BBB stableford rounds. Our winning team for this week was Tony Mensch & Paul Walters who shot an impressive 48 points with Paul scoring 8 of their birdies.  Runners up Lachlan Smith & Nick Eccleston also had a rather good score with 46 points & third place went to Andy Clark & John Calnin on 45 points. Bob Gough & Philip Smith took out the Resort win with 42 points.  NTPs David Clark, Barry Morrison & Paul Walters had 2 and took out the jackpot pin as well.

Sunday July 28 – In our mixed competition Richard Drury shot 36 points to win from Runner Up Marty Stewart also with 36 points. Guest Winner Thomas Buckland (Geelong GC) had 38 points.  NTPs Ken Stanley, Peter Rees & Trevor Chappell the jackpot.