Sport

Golf report

By Benalla Ensign

Benalla

Saturday was Medal Day with 68 players.

The winner of A-Grade and the Monthly Medal was Xavier Palamarczuk with a great score of 71/2/69.

Runner up was Adrian Squires 74/4/70. In B-Grade Michael Levy was successful returning a score of 86/13/73, close second was Peter Bridgefoot 87/13/74.

Anthony Mort was successful in C-Grade scoring 92/19/73 with Bill Peyton runner up on countback 98/21/78.

Excellent weather on Wednesday attracted 63 Players for a Stableford Event. The winner of A-Grade was Mitch Dansey with 49 points. Coming in second was Ken Muir with 39 points. Michael Levy took out B-Grade with 43 points, runner up was Garry Henry on 41 points.

C-Grade was even closer with Len Sherlock with 43 points winning on countback to Graeme Budd also on 43 points.

RESULTS: Saturday

Nearest the Pins -

1st Olivers Mensland : John Spencer

3rd Crothers’ Joinery : Ken Muir

8th Srixon/Golf Shop: Alan May

12th Ray White : Xavier Palamarczuk

13th Spalding/Golf Shop: Alan May

KFC Birdies: Adrian Squires

Best Scratch : Xavier Palamarczuk

Benalla Waste Player of the Month : Liz Tallis

NAGA: Bob Munro

Ball Competition

70 T. Hocking, 71 R. Ritchens, 72 C. Keast, 73 A. Ross, 74 B. Dean, J. Morgan, G. O’Brien, 75 R. Marshall, A. May, 76 T. Squires, D. Dunster, J. Dalton, D. Senior. c/b.

COMING EVENT

Saturday, May 12, 2nd Round of the Club Championships

RESULTS: Wednesday

Nearest the Pins

3rd Golf Shop: Michael O’Brien

8th Golf Shop: David Ross

12th Ray White : Mitch Dansey

13th Fruits ‘ n ‘ Fare : Michael Levy

Eagle: Ian Wise (16th)

Ball Competition

41 T. Banford, D. Ross, J. Berry, D. Taylor, 40 G. Ellis, 39 T. Saker, 38 B. Macarty, G. Smith, 37 R. Brown, R. Cowan, G. Harrison, W. Peyton, K. Wright.

Women’s golf

On Saturday, May 5, a stroke round with Monthly medal was played.

Division 1 winner Cheryl Garratt 93/21/72, Division 2 winner Val Nicholas 104/29/75.

Ball competition A. Thomson73, J. Rubira 74, M. Watson 74, M. Felmingham 76, G. Morton 76, L. Morgan 79 c/b.

NTP Milner-Watson Pharmacy 8th C. Garratt, Ray white 12th L. Morgan, Golf Shop 13th M. Cowan, 14th V. Nicholas.

The winner of the Monthly Medal was Cheryl Garratt with 72 nett, and Queen of the Greens was Hazel Briggs with 26 putts on countback.

On Thursday this week the first stroke round of the Club Championships will be played, and a stableford event will be played on Saturday.