Sandilands Golf Club senior medal competition

ON Monday May 9 senior members played in a medal competition at Sandilands Golf Club.

Division A was won by Richard Parker with 68, Bert Clements also carded 68 but came second due to back 9 countback.

Pete Naylor won Division B with 73 and Don Mackenzie also carded 73 but again was beaten on countback. That of course meant that two of the eldest members Bert at 81 and Don at 92 still figure in prizes within the seniors section. Well done!

Later the same day the Ladies played their Spring Meeting, a medal qualifying competition. The overall winner with 74 was Lady Captain Freda Smith. Silver Division winner was Anne Freeman and Shirley Christian came second.

The Bronze Division was won by Kath James and Audrey Harrison came second. In the Copper Division Betty Pook came first and Veronica Metcalfe second. Silver Qualifier was Freda Smith and Kath James was the Bronze Qualifier.

On Tuesday May 10 21 members in teams of three played in an AM/AM Competition on the first of Dave Hardy’s Captain’s nights.

The winning team consisted of Dave Hardy, John Graves and Matty Neal who scored 83pts.

Craig Chilton, Richard Naylor and Alan Edwards came second with 77pts. Mark Storr, Mick Neal and Michael Collins came third with 75pts.

No 2’s were recorded on the night so a card draw was held with the following winning prizes, Craig Chilton, Alan Edwards and Lady Captain Freda Smith.

All the presentations were made by Club Captain Dave Hardy.