Martinborough Golf Club
By Honor Clark
Tuesday’s “Grumpies” again played a Par round last week. Ray Lind was the winner on +9, followed by Tom Bunny on +8, and Bill Jones on +7. That’s some good golfing.
On Wednesday the Ladies played a Murray Halberg Day for Eagles Golf. Ju Allen took the honours with 42 Stableford points, from Susie Matthews on 41, Jaclyn Kras on 37, and Sue Dalton on 35.
The 9 Hole Ladies played a Par round, with Nat Donaldson and Sandy Burgess winning on +1, from Margaret Edwards, Ann Renall, Margaret Edwards and Leonie Wilde all square. Louise Lyster won the All Teed Up sponsored Closest to the Pin on No. 8, and Sherryl Howie won the Susan Stephen, Leaders sponsored Closest to the Pin on No. 16. Entries are now open for the Martinborough 9 Hole Open Day on Monday 3 November, which includes a Men’s division this year.
Thursday Club last week was won by Club Captain, Ro Griffiths on 48 Stableford points. He was followed by Trevor Petersen on 44, Terry Blacktop on 43, Greg Dalton, Rocky Hudson and Sandra Petersen all on 41, Bill Jones on 40, and Griff Page and Graeme McIsaac on 39 points. Two’s went to Martin Lawrence and Martin Napier.
Saturday saw a Par round, with Andrew Lawler and Derrick Thorley winning with +6, from John Hambleton on +5, and Garry Paterson on +4. John Hambleton and Graeme McIsaac both had two’s. Congratulations also to Andrew Lawler who had a Hole in One on the 8th!!
On Sunday 49 played the Murray Halberg Day, of which 13 were Eagles golfers. Trevor Petersen won on count back with 41 Stableford points, from Reece Everson, Andy Morison, Terry Blacktop, and Ro Griffiths also all on 41, Raymond Matthews on 40, Janice Duffy and Alex Ross on 39, and Susie Matthews and Stu Taplin on 38. Nearest the Pin was Stu Taplin. Bevan Sweeney, Bill Jones, Colin Whibley-Smith, Andy Morison, George Kirk and Paul Harris all had two’s.
Coming up on Nov 1st and 2nd is the Pain & Kershaw 72/36 Hole Mixed Foursomes Matchplay Tournament.