golf news

26th February 2018


Wed. 21 Feb - Men’s 18 Hole 4 Week Stableford - Final Round - Winner in A Grade was Chris Hansen with 41 points and with 39 points, Richard Stone was again runner-up.  While Don Wagstaff had nearest the pin on 1st/10th-  Chris Hansen conquered the 9th/18th. In B Grade Ray Matthews won another round with 34 points on a count-back from Bill Buckley, who was runner-up.  Bruce Amery was the most accurate on 1st/10th for B. Grade. The 4 week winners, who tied on 109 points, were Richard Stone and Don O’Meara.

Thu, 22 Feb - Women’s Summer Cup - 3rd Round - produced the following results: 0-27 Adele Rowarth scored 98-27-71 to win and runner-up Sandra Kent had 92-20-72. In the 28-45 division, Faith Morrissy won with 103-38-65, lining up with the winners 3 weeks in a row! Jan Shaw was runner-up scoring 104-34-70.  The putting was won in A grade by Adele Rowarth, with 28 putts and in B Grade Jeanette Dodds won with 29 putts.

Fri. 16 Feb - Women's Otway Pennant - Apollo Bay vs Anglesea at Colac. The match was squared with 2 wins, 2 losses and a draw.  Our first time pennant player Faith Morrissy won on the 18th hole -2 up.  Sandra Toone comfortably won her match 7/6.  Adele Rowarth lost on the 16th hole 3/2 and Jan Shaw who hasn’t played pennant for many years, lost 2 down on the 18th hole.  Jean Hansen squared her match.

Fri. 23 Feb - Women's Otway Pennant - Apollo Bay vs Clifton Springs at Anglesea in humid weather, Apollo Bay team lost 3/2.  Martha Macintyre won, 2 up, Adele Rowarth and Jean Hansen squared their games, and Lyn Box and Sandra Toone lost in close matches.

Sun. 25 Feb - Men's Summer Cup - A Grade - Tim McClelland won with nett 63 and runner-up was Peter Collard who scored a nett 65.  B Grade Winner was Bill Buckley with nett 56, and with 60 nett Ray Matthews was runner-up.  Don O’Meara had nearest the pins on both 1st and 18th holes.  Alan Rowarth scored nearest the pin on 1st/10th for B Grade. The Summer Cup winners were Brian McKenzie and Ray Matthews.

Mon. 26 Feb - Women’s 9 Hole Stableford - was won by Jeanette Dodds with 17 points and Helen Healy, who has just re-started golf recently, was runner-up with 16 points.

Coming up

The Chicken Run continues on Friday each week. Please make up your own groups.


“Learner days” of golf continuing for the final week (after our usual Monday 9 hole competition) from 4.30-5.30pm.


New players are invited to join our Monday competitions for $6 and clubs can be provided.  Beginners are welcome.  Hit off is 1pm, however, arrive at 12.15 to organise clubs, cards etc and register your name.

A small trophy will be awarded. Clubs are available, and there is no charge.

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