Divorce Cup at Sandilands Golf Club

ON Friday August 5 the Divorce Cup was contested by married couples at Sandilands Golf Club.

The club is pleased to report that all of them are still talking to one another after this competition!

This was an aggregate stableford competition and the winners were Pete and Shirley Christian with 66pts. Margaret and Derek Hammond came second and Alan and Veronica Metcalfe third.

On Sunday August 7 the Grange and Links Trophy was contested by 28 members. The competition was a fourball better ball against par competition. Winners with +5 were Club Captain Dave Hardy and Mark Storr, Tony Attwood and Charlie Kemp came second with +4.

Steve Bainbridge and Paul Weston came third with +3.

Two players achieved 2’s with both on the 10th hole, John Robson and Peter Leak.

On Monday August 8 President of the Ladies Section, Pat Dawson, held her medal day competition.

Winner with 71 was Margaret Hammond. Silver Division winner was Shirley Christian. Bronze Division winner was Kath James. Betty Pook was the Copper Division winner.

Audrey Harrison won the putting prize.

On Tuesday August 9 Captain’s Night featured a yellow ball competition.

Winners with 80 were Richard Walker, George Ward and Mark Storr, James Doughty, Dave Hardy and Richard Naylor came second with 76.

John Mattimore, Steve Bainbridge and Colin Slater came third with 71.

James Doughty got a 2 on the 2nd hole, Peter Leak and Frank Evans 2’s on the 10th hole and George Ward a 2 on the 13th Hole.