Benalla Golf Club results

Golf report: Benalla Ensign. Photo by Megan Fisher

Men’s results

Today, Wednesday, January 12, is a stableford event and on Saturday, January 15, is also a stableford event.

Barb Carroll was the winner of the Foott Waste Solutions Player of the Month award for December.


January 5:

On Wednesday, January 5, 62 players competed in a stableford event.

The best score of the day, 40 points, was had by five players, Hamish Pearce to win A-grade on a countback from runner-up Trev Squires, Phil Squires to win B-grade on a countback from runner-up Blair Ferguson and Kevin Chenhall (a visitor) to win C-grade. The C-grade runner up was Trev Willmott with 39 points.

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3rd Crothers’ Joinery: Russell Marshall

8th Srixon/Golf Shop: Ken Dosser

9th Cellarbrations, Benalla: Nil

12th Ray White Benalla: Brian Hollins

13th Fruits ‘n Fare: Michael O’Brien with a “hole in one”.

Ball Competition -

39 Gerard Mahoney, 38 Trevor Golding (visitor), Graeme Trewin, Roger Cowan, 37 Kevin George, Reg Symes, Peter Bridgfoot, 36 Brian Hubble, Dave Dunster, 35 Adrian Papworth, David Blore, Sam Symes all on a countback.


January 8:

Last Saturday, January 8, saw 62 players compete in a stroke event, the Monthly Medal, sponsored by Ray White Benalla.

The best scores of the day, 68 nett, was had by Chris Dube who won A-grade and Blair Ferguson who won B-grade, after a countback, the Monthly Medal was awarded to Blair.

Trev Squires with 69nett was the A-grade runner up and Mark Foletta 71 nett was the B-grade runner up. Graham Briggs 69 nett was the C-grade winner with Paul Norris (visitor) 72 nett the runner-up.

The best scratch score of the day was Trev Squires with 73 “off the stick”.

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1st Oliver’s Mensland: Nil

3rd Crothers’ Joinery: Jim Edmond

8th Srixon/Golf Shop: Nil

9th Cellarbrations, Benalla: Nil

12th Ray White Benalla: Ron Schulz

13th Spalding; Golf Shop: Trev Squires

KFC Birdies: Bruce Reid, Blair Ferguson

Ball Competition –

72 Rod Squires, Russell Marshall, Phil Donges, Daryl Quin, Gavan Crothers, 73 Terry Symes, Alan Moore, Ron Schulz, Dave Dunster,74 Les Cairnes, Blake Goodwin (visitor) both on a countback.

The “Loser’s Box” was won by Terry Meagher, Mick Smith, John Spencer and Robin Close.

Women’s golf

A stableford round was played on Thursday, January 6, with 18 players.

Division 1 winner was Barb Carroll with 34 points c/b, and division 2 was won by Lyn Hawken with 38 points.

Ball competition B. Lang 35, J. O’Brien 34, H. Briggs 34, S. Sykes 34.

NTP Milner-Watson Pharmacy 8th Jo Martin, Ray White 12th S. Oakley, Golf Shop 13th H. Briggs.

On Saturday, January 8, 22 players participated in a stroke round.

Division 1 was won by Nell Cavedon with 95/18/77 c/b, and the winner of Division 2 was Bernadette Lang with 99/23/76.

Ball competition A. Thomson 77, C. Warnock 78, R. Foletta 79, H. Briggs 80, M. Watson 80c/b.

NTP 3rd R. Watkins, 12th S. Oakley, 14th A. Thomson.

The Monthly Medal winner was Bernadette Lang with 76 nett.

This week a stableford round will be played on Thursday and Saturday.