Rich River men
A FIELD of 79 golfers enjoyed a stableford event on the east course on Tuesday, October 4, with Blair Christie providing the highlight of the day when he slam dunked a hole in one on the par three 13th.
Alan Tonkin had the score of the day with 41 stableford points with Ron Meikle in hot pursuit.
And 36 stableford points won a voucher.
A grade: Alan Tonkin (41 Points) 1, Ron Meikle (40) 2, Blair Christie (40) 3; NTP’s: third, Steve Presser, Ron Meikle and Greg Murdoch. Eighth, Darren Burr, Nug Lister and John Forrest. 13th, Blair Christie (hole in one), Barry McMillan and Alex McCrae. 16th, Des Carey, Ross Taylor and Barry McPherson. Eagles 11th, Rob Kilgour, Terry Jeoffreys and Blair Christie.
Tom Chadwick and Robert Holmes combined brilliantly to take out the four ball best ball stableford event on Thursday, October 6.
It was close for second and third place with three teams tied on 47 points.
81 pairs played on the East course with 43 points winning a voucher.
A grade: Tom Chadwick and Robert Holmes (49 Points) 1, Rob Kilgour and Glenn Kilgour (47) 2, Graham Hodgson and Peter Smith (47) 3. NTP’s: third, Steve Edwards, Les Thomas and John Meincke. Eighth Paul James, Bruce Rasmussen and Rob Merlo. 13th, Joel Watson, Joop Flokstra and John Holderhead. 16th, Kevin Humbert, Jim Wagstaff and Peter Rinaldi. Eagle fifth, Trevor Ritchie.
Fine sunny conditions met golfers on Saturday with Mark Kelly and Simon Cheong combining well in the best ball par event to claim the win with four pairs hot on their heels.
Graham Hodgson and Chris Kadri and Joel Watson and David Wilson were in second and third place respectively.
There were 174 in the field on the West course and plus six won a voucher.
A grade: Mark Kelly and Simon Cheong (+9) 1, Chris Kadri and Graham Hodgson (+8) 2, Joel Watson and David Wilson (+8) 3. NTP’s: fourth, David Pearson (superpin $153), Mark Kelly and Stephen Moss. Eighth James Hodgens, Terry Jeoffreys and Ian Young. 13th, Blair Christie, Tim Staley and Michael Badura.
Rich River women
SATURDAY was a four-ball best-ball par event on the west course.
Winners were Bev Clarke and Liz McKinlay (+9) from Felicity Douglas and Rita Freestone +8, and third were visiting pair Walsh and Orbell (+7).
Super Pin: Joy Adams. NTP: Heather Gunstone.
Sunday was pars and birdies puttose on the east course followed by a buffet lunch.
Winners were Gordon and Sue Jasch (60 net) on a count back from John and Leonie Dunne with Robert and June Jefferson third (63 net).
NTPs: George Benham, Mary Boek. Super Pins: Bob Young, Mary Boek.
Monday nine division one was won by Chris Kelly on 17 points, division two Jennifer Kirkpatrick (17 points).
Wednesday saw 79 women play a stroke event on the West.
Division one: Glenda Phillips (71 net), 1; Fran Galvin (on count back), 2; Bev Clarke (72 net), 3.
Division two: Lorraine Healey (71 net), 1; Di Watson (75 net), 2; Noeline King (77 net), 3.
Division three: Tricia Schindler (72 net), 1; Thelma Callanan (74 net), 2; Liz McKinlay (74 net), 3.
NTP: A, Anna Docking; B, Marg Davison; C, Debbie Michael. Second shot, Chris Fleming. Super pin, Josie Kirkman.tftimes
Sandra Harvey won the Wednesday nine hole event with a 53 net from Robyn Brown (54 net).
YMCA back nine
Friday, October 7, Pinehurst pairs results
Men’s: winners, S. Clover and D. Jackman (35.75); runners-up, J. McDonald and M. Lizza (39.4).
Women’s: winners, J. Kirkman and L Alchin (44).
Mixed: winners, W. Lavery and K. Davis (38.9).
Straighest drive: Men’s: K. Davis (B grade). Women’s: J. Kirkman (A grade), J. Todd (B grade).
NTPs: Men’s: fourth, G. Leskie; sixth, K. Davis. Women’s: fourth, J. Kirkman; sixth, W. Lavery.
Saturday, October 8 results
D. Beswick (six points), J. Bennett (four points), R. Jenkins (two points).