In absolutely brilliant conditions for golf, 21 Ladies converged on the Millicent Golf Course on Wednesday 1st August to compete for the Monthly Medal which was played in conjunction with a Stroke Round. It was also the 5th Qualifying Round of the Club and Grade Championships, 3rd Round of Captain’s Trophy and Putting Competition.
It was the C Grade Ladies who returned the best scores of the day. The ever consistent Pam Packer once again had a great day out and came in with a nett 68, narrowly winning the C Grade competition from Barbara Sapiatzer with a nett 69. Their playing partner, Helen Ferguson came in third with nett 82.
Lana Barlow was the leader in A Grade with nett 71, from Lyn Watson on nett 73, third place was Alex Lambert who survived a countback from her mother Kirsty Bailey, and Mary Winser all with nett 77’s.
After a few weeks off with an injury, Bronwyn Clarke returned to the course to win the B Grade with a nett 73, from Janet Watson, nett 74, and Rosalie Hunt and Val Williams, both with nett 77, Rosalie winning the countback from Val for third place.
Three of the new girls who participated in the Sip n Swing Clinic earlier this year, played a 9 Hole Competition on the Short Course from the Orange Tees. Sharne Peacock celebrated her first win with a nett 48, one stroke better than Nikki Kirkland who came in second with a nett 49, and then Josie Davies with 59 nett.
The 9 Hole Competition was on the back nine and it was won by Lana Barlow with nett 33.
The Monthly Medalist was Pam Packer and this earned her the IGA Supermarket Voucher.
Nearest to Pin – 3rd – Helen Chilton
Nearest to Pin – 13th – Lana Barlow
Nearest to Pin – 2nd Shot – 17th – Pam Packer
Lana Barlow scored a birdie on the 13th
Putting Competition – Lyn Watson – 26 putts
Fairways Hit with Tee Shot
A Grade – Helen Chilton – 15
B Grade – Janet Watson – 13
C Grade – Pam Packer – 15
Fosters Foodland Voucher Raffle was won by Ladies President, Val Williams
– A Grade Winner Lana Barlow, B Grade Winner Bronwyn Clarke, C Grade Winner Pam Packer.