Benalla Golf Club hosted a stableford event last Wednesday in which more than 60 players participated.
The winner of A-Grade was Robin Close returning a score of 40pts with Rod Squires a close second on 38 pts c/b.
The winner of B-Grade was Graham Briggs on 40pts placing John Morgan slightly behind on 39pts.
C-Grade went to Len Sherlock with a score of 40pts from Trev Willmott two shots behind.
On Saturday 58 players competed in a Stroke Event. The Semi Final of the Ledger Fourball was completed the final to be played next Saturday comprising of Chris Keast and Garry O’Brien against Ken Muir and Cameron McMahon.
The successful winner of A-Grade was Blair Ferguson 83/11/72 on countback to David Dunster.
B-Grade winner John Morgan 87/18/69 from Peter Noonan again on countback.
C-Grade went to Mark Vorkapic 95/21/74 one stroke behind Graeme Budd on 75.
Nearest the Pins - 1st Olivers Mensland: Alan Moore, 3rd Crothers’ Joinery: Peter Noonan, 8th Srixon/Golf Shop: David Dunster, 12th McDonalds: Steve Thomas, 13th Spalding/Golf Shop: Bob Munro.
NAGA: John Robinson. Ball Competition: 70 P. Hazell 72 M. Polwarth, B. Wright, 73 D. Quin, A. Squires, 75 G. Harrison, T. Kidd, R. Marshall, D. Saunders, R. Symes, P. Train.
Nearest the Pins - Wednesday: 3rd Golf Shop: Barry Wright, 8th Golf Shop: Peter Bridgefoot, 12th McDonalds: Robin Close, 13th Fruits ‘n’ Fare: Terry Symes.
Ball Competition: 38 R. Day, J. Spencer, 37 K. Levy, L. Thompson, G. Woodman, 36 J. Broadbent,
G. Paull, G. Squires,35 D. Dunster, T. Kidd B. Macarty, I. Wise.
Last Thursday 24 ladies played a stableford round in three grades sponsored by Val Nicholas.
Division 1 winner was Jackie Rubira with 35 points, runner-up Helen Crilly 31, Division 2 winner Coral Day 36 points, runner-up Gay Morton 34.
Division 3 winner was Aileen Briggs 31 points c/b, runner-up Lindy Wrest 31.
Ball competition: M. Felmingham 33, L. Symes 32, H. Briggs 30, A. Brown 30, M. Watson 30.
Nearest the pins: 3rd J. Rubira, Milner-Watson Pharmacy 8th C. Day, Ray White 12th S. Sykes, Golf Shop 13th J. Cowan, 14th T. Barry.
A stroke round was plated on Saturday, April 22, with 16 players.
Division 1 winner Denise Shanks 99(25)74, Division 2 winner Anne Brown 105(29)76.
Ball competition M. Felmingham 77, T. Miskin 77, J. Martin 79, M. Watson 79.
NTP 3rd M. Watson, 14th L. Wrest.
This week a stableford round will be payed on Thursday (round 2 Mona McLeod) and a stableford round on Saturday.
Sunday’s golf saw the first round of the Purdey’s Challenge stableford.
The club would like to thank Purdey’s for their ongoing support of the club. Winner with a score of 39 points was Don Spokes.
Runner-up was Mal Moncrieff with 34 points on a countback from Karen Robinson also on 34 points.
Nearest the pins, 3rd GVGC, 7th Don Spokes and 15th GVGC.