• Men’s Golf Report Week Ending 14 February 2021

  • The Midweek Results

    Monday’s warm weather brought out a field of 26 players to contest the Mansfield Vets 4BBB mixed event with a draw for partners.
    The winners were the pairing of Jenny Foster and John McCombe, in second place were Lyn Poulson and John Koraus and in third position were Sam Bailey and Mike Irwin.

    Tuesday’s continuing warm weather brought out 24 players to play a stroke competition.
    The winner was John Koraus (12) with a great nett 67 from Kerry Hartwig (18) with an impressive nett 69.
    Ball rundown went to nett 74.Nearest the pins on the par threes were: Tony Crawford on the third, Domingo Diaz on the ninth and Bob Speed on the sixteenth. Closest second shot on the eighteenth was Brad Grant. The hidden holes winner was John Koraus.

    Peter Hunt in full flight using his approach wood on the 17th

    Thursday’s event saw a field of 73 golfing enthusiasts fronting the starter for the regular Stableford event with some excellent scores being returned. There were also four competitors in the Gold event.
    The winner of Division One was Rod Sargent (2) with 39 points (one under the card) from Tony Crawford (4) with 38points.
    The winner of Division Two was Col Whytcross (17) with 39 points from Stuart Jarvis (13) with 38 points.
    The winner of Division Three and best score of the day was Warren Shepherd (36) with 42 points from Peter Hunt (29) with 39 points.
    Ball run down went 35 points on a countback.
    The nearest the pins were Dave Haslam on the third, Mick Cooksey on the seventh, Alan Parrott on the ninth, Rod Sargent on the twelfth and Peter Vallance on the sixteenth. NTP second shot on the eighteenth was Chris Leaman and the Hidden Holes winner was Rod Sargent. The best score over holes 13-18 was shared by Peter Vallance and Rod Sargent. Rod also had an eagle on the fourteenth.
    The winner of the Gold Event was Kevin Jacobs (19) with 35 points form Tony Froud (17) with 34 points.
    The two rabbits drawn were Brad Grant and Bill Parsons.

    There was no golf competition conducted on Saturday owing to the Covid lockdown.

    A few notes of upcoming events.
    Saturday 20th February – 4BBB Par
    Saturday 27th February – Open Stroke, Monthly Medal sponsored by Bonnie Doon Caravan Park
    Saturday 28th February – Mansfield Hospital Fund Raiser, 3 person Ambrose
    Saturday 6th March – Open Stableford
    Saturday 13th March – Open Stroke
    Saturday 20th March – 4BBB Stableford – Parsons Father & Son and Family Team events