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Worrigee Links

Looking good: Supporting Children's Charity at the Variety golf day at Worrigee Links last Sunday were the smartly dressed team from Pearce & Percy Constructions.

Looking good: Supporting Children's Charity at the Variety golf day at Worrigee Links last Sunday were the smartly dressed team from Pearce & Percy Constructions.

A Single Stableford event was played at Worrigee Links last Saturday. The winner in A-Grade was Kev Pattison with 39 points, he survived on a countback from Runner up Greg Bainbrigge after he shot a par round for his 39 points. Third place went to Paul Harris with 38 points. The B Grade winner was Brian Stapylton with 40 points. Runner-up was Drago Stih on 39 points and third place went to Kirk Brown with 38 points. The C Grade winner and best score of the day was Mark Gatt with 42 points. The runner-up was Les Berghofer with 39 points and third place went to Bruce Eddy with 36 points.

Well done to all the novelty event winners, Kev Pattison and you needed 35 points or better to win a ball. Also for the second week running the Culburra Kitchens Eagles Nest was won on the 17th hole. Lloyd Pigram scooped the jackpot of a dozen balls.

Last Thursday's Open comp was won by Damien Mason with 41 points. Mark Gatt was runner up on a countback from Callan Spreadbury, both on 40 points. Last Sunday we hosted the Variety Bash golf day and a fantastic field enjoyed a great day for golf and raised thousands for Children's Charity.  This Saturday is a single Stableford event, hope to see you all then. Good golfing.

Shoalhaven Heads Golf 

The Heads Vets hosted 98 golfers at Thursday’s 2 person aggregate competition. The winners were Ken Miller and Geoff Collins with 74 points and the runners up were Charlie Beer and Bruce Hammond, from Jamberoo, on 71 points.

David Lamb won the singles competition with 37 points followed by Ian Mackie on 37 points.  The women’s winner was Valda Schroder who returned 33 points.  Men’s D&P went to Brian O’Hare and both women’s prizes to Irene Swyer. Men’s NTPs were won by Geoff Collins and Ian Gresham.  

On Saturday the club held a single stableford competition.  Mark Johnston won the scratch competition with a score of 39 points.  The A Grade prizes went to Daniel O’Neill on 40 points and Stephen Jermyn on 39 points.  Brian Kendrick won the B Grade competition with 43 points folllowd by Lloyd Herron on 41 points.  Trevor Harris was the C Grade winner on 44 points followed by Robert Percival on 43 points.  Connie Parrish won the ladies competition with a score of 36 points. 

WWPSWC

Despite the very hot weather and the promise of another hot day, we had 13 of our members turn up to play in a Stroke Even and another round of our Annual Eclectic. The winner of the day was the Boy Wonder with a great score of 33 net, he also won the putting competition with 13 putts for the 9 holes. Next was the Mayor still hitting them straight up the middle, he had a net 34. Mumbles followed them with a net 35 on a countback from Rocket Ron. Nearest the pin on the 10th was Kiwi, he has a mortgage on that hole. BB took out the nearest the pin on the 13th.

Nowra Golf

This week’s golf has been decimated by the relentless summer heat. Golf games on Tuesday and Wednesday have been cancelled. Only a brave few on Saturday ventured out to play the scheduled 2 Person Ambrose.   Peter Russell teamed up with Bradley Young to bring home a respectable 57 and ¾ for the win. Paul Maiolo and Wayne Herbert made second with their 58 nett and Stephen Rice and Pete Calvert held onto third with a 62 nett. Balls ran out at 64 nett. The Singles winner was Bob Brown with 32 pts.

The NTP’s at the 4th went to Peter Russell, the 8th to Lindsey Jones, Brett Trenerry was good for the 12th and Sean O’Donovan was closest at the 16th. Long drives in grade order went to Peter Russell, Col Darley and Ted Wright.

Members please remember the Club AGM on the last Tuesday of this month. This will be a unique meeting as we go forward into uncharted waters. Our golfing future hopefully will remain in our own control, but our financial future will be in a more stable situation under the banner of The Bomaderry Bowling Club.

Callala Saturday Men’s Golf

If you are a golfer with a current Australian Golf Link number, a current handicap and fancy yourself as a bit of a gun with the sticks, why not come along next week and play and try your hand at winning $120. Yes, that’s right, so contact the shop 4446 5112 and put your name down for next Saturday’s game.

Last Saturday’s Callala Single Stableford event was well supported by keen members and visitors. Ice water, the North Easterly air conditioner and the shade from the Callala trees helped players get through some of the hottest weather that our area has seen. Handling the oppressive conditions best and also demonstrating his golf prowess was Andrew Kozinski who came home to claim the top dog spot on the podium with an impressive 40 points.

Congratulations Andrew and nice to have you back playing with us. Second spot was to be decided between David Brumby and Aoauli Carrett who both played exemplary golf to each come home with 39 points.

Once the countback was applied, David was declared the runner up winner with Aoauli in third place. Congratulation to both David and Aoauli on a very impressive round of golf.

Nearest the Pins: - 3rd hole, Ilija Sesum, 14th Glenn Hoskins and 16th Michael Inness. Raffle: - Rob Jerman, Barry Jarmin and D. Blake. Ball Rundown:- A. Carrett, I. Sesum, D. Ingle, H. Dowling, H. Reynolds, G. Hughes, A. Ruperto, W. Minns, R. Jerman, M. Barnes, T. London, G. Hargrave, B. Jarman and C. Downton.

Mollymook Beachside Veteran’s Golf

Despite the overcast morning on Wednesday, February 8, 35 golfers played a nine-hole Stableford event for a Club Trophy.  The winner with 24 points was Bill Brown.  Cliff Workman was runner up with 23 points, while Jim Smith came third with 22 points. 

Balls were given out for scores from 21 points down to 16 points.  Nearest The Pins were awarded to Barrie Cary on the 2nd, Bernie Sands on the 6th, and Danny Fleming on the 7th.  A warm welcome is extended to two new members, Martin Lochrin and Philip Pryde.

Mollymook Golf

February 7, 2017. Start of the golfing year for the ladies at Mollymook Golf Club.

The weather was not the best but the ladies of the Mollymook golf club gathered at the Hilltop golf course for their first day of the golf year.  The ladies had breakfast together and caught up with what had happened over the Christmas break, then some ventured onto the course for a drizzly 18.

Thank you again to Paul Connor (President Mollymook Golf, Michael McCormack (Captain and Director Mollymook Golf) and John Holt (Chief Executive Officer) for their skills on the BBQ.

Mollymook Women’s golf welcomes new members. Ladies Golf Captain Sue Rayner (0412 446 079) will find a tee time for you to play now, or guide you on your way to learning and playing if you are just starting out. Publicity Officer- J. Sweet (0412 629 475).

Darts

Nowra Darts

Results Round 2

Cherokees Defeated Meerkats 8-3

Edward Leng and Kay Dowell were best players for Cherokees with four finishes and Edward  threw the high score of 130. Gloria Liddicoat top scored with 134. For Meerkats, Kate Watson, Ken O'Neill and Rebecca Economos had two finishes each and Kate top scored with 145. Tony Lane threw 117.

Husky Defeated Coyotes 8-3 

Husky's best players on the night were Georgie Hansen and Peter Vider with four finishes and Georgie also top scored with 140. John Perrin threw the high score of 125. For Coyotes, Peter Coggins, Gary French and Ken Kelleher had two finishes and Peter top scored with 140.

Kookaburras Defeated Phoenix 7-4

Kim Baxmann had a great game for Kookaburras with five finishes and 140. Brad Moulds also played well with four finishes and a beaut 180. Jodie Armstrong was best player for Phoenix with four finishes and 135. Denis Boon had two finishes and Matt Craig top scored with the ultimate 180.

Pirates Defeated The Bangers 6-5

Pirates star player this week was Justin Ganderton with five finishes and a brilliant 180. Deb King and Karey deBakker had three finishes and Karey threw the high score of 133. Peter Wood also threw a magic 180. Kerrie Dempsey, Dave Harrison and Joe Frolka all had three finishes with Dave and Joe having the high score of 140. Julieann Maney top scored for the girls with 115.

Camels Defeated Mohawks 6-5

Camels put in a great team effort with Sue Kenny, Kristel Kenny, Megan Stewart and Peter Godfrey all having three finishes. Rex O'Brien top scored with 120 and Sue threw 101. For Mohawks Matt Goozeff had four finishes and along with Ian Green top scored with 140. Ian had a beaut 109 peg in the pairs. Dulcie Ward had two finishes and 120.

Point score: Husky 4-15: Camels 4-14: Pirates 4-12: Mohawks 2-14: Cherokees 2-13: Kookaburras 2-11: Meerkats 2-10: Phoenix 0-8: The Bangers 0-7: Coyotes 0-6.

Shoalhaven Darts Association 

Round three

Eagles defeated Misfits 8 games to 3 Peter Vider was the best player for his team with 3 finishes 4 x 100,121 and 4 x 140’s  Justin Ganderton came in a close second with 4 finishes 6 x 100 and 120 Peter and Luke Thompson shared the highest score of 140. Matt Craig was best for Misfits with 2 x 100, 2 x 125, 127 and 140.

Mohawks defeated Bandits and were not going to be hijacked by this team, so closed this game up with an 11 nil win. Ian Green was best player for Mohawks with 4 finishes 5 x 100, 134 and 2 x 140. Peter Coggins was best player for the Bandits.

Taipans defeated Devils 6 games to 5 Taipans quite strong in the triples and the double and let their guard down a little in the single letting Devils win 4 of these 6 games, John Perrin 5 finishes Kaylene Hackett, Megan Stewart both had three finishes each. Best for Devils was Jodi Reid with three finishes and Darren Ralph had the highest score of 133.

Marlins defeated Exservicemens 7 games to 4 Phil Reeves had a blinder in this game  with fifteen high scores and three finishes. Best for Exservicemens was Ken O’Neill who had three finishes and 180,

Squaws had the bye

Pointscore

Marlins    4 – 23, Mohawks  4 – 22, Bandits  4 –18, Eagles  4 – 17, Exservicemens  4 – 16, Taipans  4 – 16, Squaws  0 – 8, Misfits 0 – 8, Devils 0 -- 9

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