It is a glorious day today – sun is shining and there is a gentle breeze so there should be some good scores from the Grumpies.
Results from last week: there was a good turnout of Grumpies last week and for a change they played off the yellow tees. The winner was Brett Abercrombie with 37 points on a countback from Chris Handley, Andrew McKenzie and Ed Brown both had 36 points. Twos went to Bob Lindberg, Paul Shepherd and Andrew McKenzie.
On Wednesday the 18 holers played LGU, Shoot Out and Putting. The winner with the best nett was Sandra Petersen 76 on a countback from Marion McKenzie and 3rd was Jenny Wilkie 77. Twos went to Sandra, Marion and Jane Terpstra. Nearest the pins were Felicity Warren on #6 and Jane on #8. Felicity also won the putting with 28 putts.
The 9 holers had a putting round with Jenny Tosswill the winner with 15 putts, 2nd equal were Sherryl Howie and Tania Williamson with 17 and nearest the pin on #8 was Debbie Coom. Over the last few weeks they have also been playing Howie Handicap Club Championship and the winner this year is Debbie Coom and runner up was Jane Fanselow-Price. The winner of the plate was Ali Russel and runner up was Philippa Reid.
There was a good turnout for Thursday Club and the winner was Ed Brown with 39 points, Arthur Warren and Sandra Petersen 38, Bob Lindberg 37, Vern Anton, Stu Taplin and Kheinan Morrissey 36 points. Twos went to Andrew McKenzie (2), Malcom Bridge, Vern Anton, Andy Morison, Sandra Petersen, Peter Schenk and Stu Taplin. Nearest the pin was Club Captain Andy Morison.
The competitions at the weekend were Par and Saturdays winner was Colin Whibley-Smith +1, Paul McKenzie and David Weir finished square. There were no twos. On Sunday the winner was Alistair Boyne +4, Brett Abercrombie and Jason Shaw +3. Twos went to Shayne Hammond, Tony Taylor and Ed Brown.
Competitions this week are Par MSB for the 18 holers, Par for the 9 holers and the weekend competitions are Stableford.
That’s it for another week.