• Men’s Golf Report Week Ending 28th June 2020

  • Congratulations to Rod Sargent upon winning the June Monthly Medal, and also to Steve Daykin for an eagle on the eighteenth on Saturday.

    The Midweek results

    Tuesday’s event was a Stroke competition with a field of 17 competitors.
    The winner was Dave Octigan (11) with a nett 68 on a countback from Tony Crawford (6) also with a nett 68. Line balls went down to nett 79 on a countback. The winners of the hidden holes were Dave Octigan Tony Crawford.

    Thursday’s event was the regular stableford competition with a field of 61 competitors along with 2 gentlemen competing in the Gold event
    The winner of Division One was Rod Sargent (3) with 36 points from runner-up Blair St Anne (1) with 35 points.
    The winner of Division Two was Shane O’Brien (17) also with 36 points from runner-up Col Whytcross (19) with 33 points.
    The Gold event winner was Mike Irwin (15) with 27 points.
    Line balls went down to 29 points on a countback.
    The hidden holes went to Martin slack on the front nine, whilst the back nine was shared between Paul Cougle and Blair St Anne.

    The Weekend Results

    Aaron Knight putting on the 18th recently

    Saturday’s event was the June Monthly Medal.
    A total of 39 enthusiastic golfers turned out for the day, with winners being:
    The winner and June Medallist was Rod Sargent (3) continuing his great form with a nett 70 from runner-up Laurie Harcus (19) with a nett 72.
    Line ball went down nett 80 on a countback. The winner of the secret nine was Steve Chisholm, and the runner up was Laurie Harcus.
    The JD Perks scratch for June was won by Rod Sargent.

    On Sunday the semi-finals of the Bill Reardon Memorial Matchplay were conducted.
    The results were Rod Sargent winning over Kane Blunt 1 Up
    Dean Seccull successful over Rob Healy 4/3
    Also conducted was the final of the Nolan Four Ball competition. The winning pair were Craig Walsh and Ben Martin over Alan Parrott and Maurie Walsh 2 Up.

    With the current conditions changing day by day, I would remind ALL players to check the Local Rules board to confirm what changes have been made.
    Also please confer with the pro shop regarding cart usage, as the weather may impact on cart access until spring.

    A few notes of upcoming events.
    Saturday 4th July – Open Stableford
    Saturday 11th July – Open Stroke – JN Pickering
    Sunday 12th July – Bill Reardon Match Play Finals 27 holes – From 10am
    Saturday 18th July – KJ Evans Foursomes – Ladies & Men, 27 holes
    Saturday 25th July – Open Stroke – July Monthly Medal, JN Pickering

    By Phil Conway