Stacey Thomas

Monday 14th May:

Women’s 9 hole stableford competition which was a mystery pairs stableford event was won by Jan Coleman 18 points and Sandra Toone 13 = 31 points.  The runners-up with 29 points were Jeanette Dodds and Sami Oguzhan.  Jan Coleman was also nearest the pin on 1st/10th hole.

Sunday 13th May:

Men’s stableford competition, was won by Don O’Meara with 41 points.  Runner-up Rod Beecroft had 38 points.  Nearest the pin on 1st/10th was Chris Hansen and on 9th/18th– Don O’Meara.

Saturday 12th May:

The Apollo Bay men’s team of David Wagstaff, Don Wagstaff, Jason Newcombe and Rocky Dimieri won the Winchelsea Shield with 108 points.  David Wagstaff also won a trophy for the best individual score of 40 points.

Wednesday 9th May:

Men’s 3-man Ambrose, stroke competition was won by B. Coller, P. Forbes and J Nankervis with 52 ½ nett.  Runners up were D .McGrath, M. Dodds and C. Coleman with 55 ½ nett. Nearest the Pins: 1st/10th A grade Don O’Meara, B Grade Peter Forbes and on 9th hole Bernie Coller.

Monday 7th May:

Women’s 9 hole stableford competition was played in gale force wind.  Sandra Toone was the winner with 16 points and Debbie Biggs was the runner-up with 15 points.

Sunday 6th May:

SWGA Pennant round 7: Men’s Division 5 Scratch Apollo Bay defeated Queens Park 5/2. Wins to: Andrew Hill 3/2, Don Wagstaff 6/5, Scott Fowler 5/4, Colin Coleman 2 up and Rocky Dimieri 2/1.  The team finished 3rd at the end of the season, and lost out on a finals spot on a count-back of games won. Torquay: 25 ½ games, Geelong 23 ½ and Apollo Bay 22.  Division 6 Handicap:  Apollo Bay defeated St Leonards 4/1. David Wagstaff, 4/3, David Ivens,4/3, John Nankervis, 4/2 and Bill Buckley 2 up.

Saturday 5th May:

Mixed 4 person Ambrose followed by dinner. Winning team: Joycie Henderson, Peter Collard, Scott and Jill Fowler with 63/52 1/8 nett and runners-up Debbie Biggs, Martha Macintyre, Stacey Thomas and Michael Hedger with 64/53 ½ .  Nearest the pins 1st/10th Women: Stacey Thomas Men: Michael Hedger and on 9th/18th Women: Jenny McKeon Men: Peter Collard.

Thursday 3rd May:

Final round of the Women’s Championship daily result produced the following winners: In A grade (0-30) Stacey Thomas won with a score of 8416-68 and Cheryle Polgeest was runner-up, scoring 9930-69.  B Grade (31-45) winner was Jeanette Dodds105-36-69 nett with runner-up Valerie Johnson on 106-33-73.  Sandra Kent won the A grade putting with 26 putts and Valerie Johnson won for B grade with 29 putts.

Stacey Thomas scooped the pool with the best gross score – 84, the monthly medal and the chance to represent Apollo Bay in the Rene Austin Brooch.  In the 9 hole event Kerryn Wagstaff won with 34 nett. Caroline Wren scored a spectacular Birdie on the 16th hole, which was described in minute detail during the presentations.

Congratulations to the following players on their great results.  Apollo Bay Women’s Golf Club Champion with 259 gross was Vicki Hannah.  Runner-up was Stacey Thomas with 266 gross.(photograph Supplied)  B grade Champion was Jeanette Dodds with 323 gross and runner-up Sami Oguzhan with 344.  Putting during the championship rounds was won by Jeanette Dodds with 90 putts and Jeanette also won the Captain’s trophy with 214 nett.

Wednesday 2nd May:

Men’s 4-weeker stableford competition 4thround winners: Ken Johnson won with 43 points and runner-up John Nankervis scored 41 points. Alan Russ was nearest the pin on the 1st/10th hole. The 4-week winner was Don O’Meara with 113 points.

Monday 30th April:

Women’s Championships 2nd round : Division 0-30 Winner was Margaret Smith with 91-19-72 nett.  Margaret also won the putting with 28 putts.  Runner-up was Janice McKenzie with 97-24-73 nett. In grade 31-45 Jeanette Dodds won with 108-37-71 nett and her 31 putts earned her the putting trophy in that grade as well. Robyn Lamson was runner-up with 118-40-77.