Sunday November 5th:
Men’s Stroke and monthly medal event: A Grade Winner Kurt Rixon, 9, had a nett 64 and on 66 nett Craig McKenzie was runner-up. Craig had a nearest the pin on the 9th.18th while Don O’Meara scored one on the 1st/10th. In B Grade Lance Thomas, 29 took the honour with 68 nett followed closely by Runner-up Dick McGrath, 26, with 69 nett. Bill Buckley was nearest the pin on 1st/10th. Kurt Rixon’s 64 nett earned him the monthly medal.
Wednesday November 1st:
Men’s 4-weeker stroke event 1st round in A Grade was won by Ian Richardson 79-17-62 with runner-up David Ivens 86-18-68. Ian Richardson had a nearest the pin on 1st/10th hole and on the 9th/18th hole Geoff Vesey was the closest. In B Grade an 83-19-64 gave David Hand the winning edge, with Bruce Thomas, 92-23-69 declared runner-up on a count-back from Ray Matthews 90-21-69. David Hand was the B grade player nearest the pin on 1st/10th.
Sunday October 29th:
Stableford – 1st round of the Coastal Challenge at Apollo Bay v Peterborough. The Peterborough players won the women’s section of the Challenge with Katrina Hammond (35) 35 points narrowly beating Loretta Roberts (21) 33 points.
The men’s A grade was won by Peterborough player Jarrod Watene (17) 35 Points with our Richard Stone being runner up on (15) 34 points. B grade was won by locals Ray Matthews (21) 31 points with Rick Johnston next best on (21) 27 points. Best Apollo Bay player was Richard Stone (15) 34 points and runner up was Don Wagstaff on (10) 31 points. Best Peterborough player was Jarrod Watene (17) 35 points. It was a close contest for runner up with Chris Huffadine (12) 29 points, winning on a countback from Darren Smith (7), Jeff Costin (11), Peter Cashmore (7), and Colin Hammond (15) all with 29 points.
Nearest the Pin on the 1st/10th for A grade was Peterborough’s Peter Cashmore. B grade was won by local player Ray Matthews. Peterborough’s Loretta Roberts was the only women to get on the green in one.
On the 9th/18th only local A grade player John Nankervis got on. Peterborough players scooped the pool for the longest drives with Chris Huffadine for A grade, Bill Buckley for B, and Tanya Cartledge for the women.
Wednesday October 25th:
Stroke – special rules.
22 men competed in this 18 holes competition. The winner for A grade was Willy Kifoto on 76-17-59 with Bob Bedson on 70-10-60 being runner up, on a countback from Peter Collard on 74-14-60. B grade was won by Rick Johnston who shot 79-21-58 with Ray Matthews shooting 81-21-60 to be runner up.
Kurt Rixon scooped the pool for Nearest the Pin in A grade on the 1st/10th and also the 9th/18th. B grade’s Lance Thomas got on the 1st/10th.
Sunday October 22nd:
Final round of the Men’s Championships. The daily winner for A grade was Don Wagstaff 78-10-68 closely followed by Bob Bedson on 79-10-69, on a count back from Andrew Hill with 77-8-69.
Rocky Dimieri won B grade with a score of 79-14-65 and Peter Wilkes was runner up with 86-17-69. C grade saw Ray Matthews win with 91-20-71 by a shot from David Hand on 91-19-72. Nearest the pin on 1st/10th was won by Darren Gill for A grade, while Brian McKenzie won B, and David Hand won C. No player got on the 9th or 18th.
Men’s Championship results are as follows:-
Congratulations to all the winners and runners up. Club Champion was Andrew Hill with a score of 230. Runner up was Don Wagstaff on 233. B grade Champion was Rocky Dimieri on 232 with runner up Chris Hansen on 260. C grade Champion was Ray Matthews on 273 with David Hand being runner up on 292. The Veteran’s Champion was Rocky Dimieri on 65, with Don Wagstaff on 68 being runner up. The best 54 nett Champion and ‘Laurie Gunn Trophy’ winner was Rocky Dimieri with 188 and Don Wagstaff was next best with 203.
Wednesday October 18th:
Men’s 4BBB Stableford.
Ten teams contested on the day which was rather hot and windy. The winning pair was Terry Bedford and Chris Hansen with 42 points. It was a close competition with Doug Honey and Bob Bedson being the runners up scoring 41 points. Nearest the pin on the 1st/10th for A grade was Colin Coleman and B grade was Bruce Thomas. No players got on the 9th and 18th.
Sunday October 15th:
Round 2 of the Men’s Championships began with the men taking to the course in beautiful Spring weather. A grade was won by Don Wagstaff with 75-10-65. Craig McKenzie was hot on Don’s heels with a 74-8-66. B grade player Rocky Dimieri was in amazing form to score 72-15-57, and runner up was John Nankervis with 86-17-69. C grade winner was Tim Bedford who scored 83-18-65 while Ray Matthews was runner up with a 90-20-70.
Nearest the pins winners on the 1st & 10th for the grades were A, Andrew Hill, B, Rocky Dimieri and C, Lance Thomas. On the 9th & 18th only A grade player G. Potts got on.
Sunday October 8th:
Round 1 of the Men’s Championships: 24 Men headed out in quite a heavy shower of rain to start their 1st round of Championships.
A grade was a close encounter with Andrew Hill wining with a 74-8-66 on a countback from Bob Bedson 76-10-66 nett. B grade also ran close with Rocky Dimieri winning with 81-15-66 from Brian McKenzie 84-17-67.
C grade saw John Dwyer win with 89-19-70 by one shot from Bill Buckley with a score of 89-18-71 nett.
Nearest the pin on 1st/10th A grade Craig McKenzie
B grade Brian McKenzie and C grade Ken Johnson. On the 9th/18th only A grade player Craig McKenzie managed to get on the green.
October 8th Monthly Medal winners – Andrew Hill, Bob Bedson and Rocky Dimieri all with 66 nett.
Wednesday October 4th:
Men’s 4BBB stableford was won by Richard Stone and Darren Gill with 42 points. Runners-up were David Hand and Rick Johnston with 41 points in a 4-way count-back from Bruce Thomas and Graham McKenzie, 41, Doug Honey and Dick McGrath 41, and Don Wagstaff and Peter Tovey 41. David Hand had nearest the pins on 1st/10th and 9th/18th holes, and Ray Matthews was nearest the pin 1st/10th for B Grade.
Sunday October 1st:
Men’s Par Championship was won by Don Wagstaff +1 and Ray Matthews was runner-up with -5