From the Bunker report from 16 March 2019

FROM THE BUNKER REPORT

Saturday 16th March

The last monthly medal round for season 2018/2019 was played on Saturday in very pleasant conditions which seen 31 men take out cards and 3 ladies played in their usual Saturday Stableford. Scoring was tough with many players finding the perfect weather for golf not to their liking. Saturday’s golf was also the last round of the summer eclectic as well which was taken out by Committee Person Martin Cameron with an impressive net 54.1 from Scott Lonergan in second on net 54.8 The winner of the Monthly Medallist of the year was Paul Whitford who was one of two golfers to break their handicap on the day this score was also good enough to take out the B Grade, Runner up in the B Grade was Chris Bailey on a Net 72 winning this position on a Countback from young golfer in Liam Chant on 72.Brian Thompson was the other golfer to break his handicap with a net 71 which resulted in Brian winning the A Grade from Scott Packer on a net 73. Paul Whitford also won the putting competition with 26 putts and the ball rundown winners were Liam Chant, Michael McRostie and Captain Trevor Atkinson. Two birdies were all there was on Saturday and the Father and son combination getting one each in Terry and Liam Chant. Liam Chant also took out the nearest to pin on the Third, The sweet swinging golfer in Matthew Warren won the 5th Nearest to Pin, Southern Ports winner Terry Chant claimed the 13th Nearest to Pin and the all-round sportsman in Justyn Saint claimed the 17th.Karen Altschwager found the pleasant conditions to her liking with a great score of 36 stableford points and this score was enough to claim the Ladies winner from Kathy Sporer on 35 points.

Thursdays usual Stableford competition was won By Manny Fuentes with a blistering 41 stableford points from Bruce on 37 points and Graham “Arch” Sunderland snuck in for third position with 36 points. The front nine winner was Graham Sunderland and Brian Thompson won the nearest to pin on the fifth which Brian also Birdied and Terry Chant Birded the 3rd.

Don’t forget we have the Good Friday Ambrose coming up on April 19 so please get your teams organised for this event, the Club is also looking for volunteers to help on this day even if it’s only for a few hours.

Happy Golfing


Young Members in Noah Lang and Liam Chant enjoying a break during their round.

16/03/19

Saturday Stroke – Monthly Medal

A grade

1st – B. Thomson 71

2nd – S. Packer 73

B grade

1st – P. Whitford 71

2nd – C. Bailey 72

Ladies

1st – K. Altschwager 36pts

2nd – K. Sporer 35pts

Ball run down

L. Chant

M. McRostie

T. Atkinson

N.T.P

3rd – L. Chant

5th – M. Warren

13th – T. Chant

17th – J. Saint

Birdies

T. Chant

L. Chant

Putting

P. Whitford

March Monthly Medal

B. Thomson

Monthly Medalist of the year

P. Whitford


Young Members in Noah Lang and Liam Chant enjoying a break during their round.

Millicent Golf Club Women’s Results 13.3.19

Stableford Competition

A Grade
Mardi Sunderland 36 cb,
Sue Agnew 36
B Grade
Rosalie Hunt 35
Karen Altschwager 30
Ball Winners – Mary Winser 35, Amber Buhlmann 33, Helen Chilton 32.
Nine Hole Competition – Rosalie Hunt 20
Nearest to Pin – 3rd – Sue Agnew
Nearest to Pin – 2nd Shot – 6th – A Grade – Kathy Sporer
Nearest to Pin – 2nd Shot – 5th – B Grade – Glenis Skeer
Nearest to Pin – 2nd Shot – 17th – Handicaps 32 to 45 – Karen Lock
Next Wednesday’s Competition is Stableford


A Grade Winner Mardi Sunderland and A Grade Runner Up Sue Agnew


B Grade Runner Up Karen Altschwager and B Grade Winner Rosalie Hunt.

Millicent Golf Club Results – 6.3.19

The Millicent Golf Club Ladies held the Opening Day of the Season on Wednesday, with 19 Ladies attending.
Amber Buhlmann was welcomed back to the club after having not played golf for a number of years, also welcomed was Judy Kramer, who had previously competed at the 9 Hole Golf Course at Hatherleigh.
The Competition of the day was a 9 Hole Ambrose and this was won by Sharne Peacock, Tanya Payne and Kirsty Bailey.
Runners up were Helen Chilton, Amber Buhlmann, Josie Davies and Julie McKenzie.
Next Wednesday’s Competition is Stableford, with points to count towards the Heather Walker Memorial Trophy.

Winners – L-R – Sharne Peacock, Tanya Payne and Kirsty Bailey

02/03/19

Saturday Stableford

1st – I. Todd 39pts

2nd – M. Macrostie 38pts

3rd – M. Cameron 37pts

Ball run down

J. Hyland

B. Golding

N.T.P

3rd – P. Whitford

5th – G. Warren

13th – B. Golding

17th – B. Duldig

Birdies

B. Golding

P. Thrussell

I. Todd

G. Warren