Bellingen Golf Report 27th March 2017
Monday 13th - despite pouring rain the Bello ladies won their first Pennants match of the season at Sawtell, beating Woolgoolga 3/2. Special mention to Maggie Oliver who soldiered on for a win despite a health scare halfway round!
Thursday 16th - the only comp of the soggy week saw 10 Seniors topped by L Howes with 24 points over R/U J Lavis on 23. NTPs went to S McCabe and L Howes (2). Balls went to 21 points and included J Rose and R Williams.
Wednesday 22nd - the Chook Run only attracted 6 players and was won by R Williams on 22. Later in the day the Short Course had 15 players in very heavy conditions. Top of the Pops was T Cleary with 24.6 over J Suter on 26.0. The target holes were won by D Glanville and S McCabe.
Thursday 23rd - No rain, but very humid and wet ground for the Thursday Medley. A good turnout of 15 players struggled with the conditions, especially on the greens - Maggie Oliver was triumphant with 14 points. NTPs went to Vilma Neill and Robbie Farrar, and Karen Wilson had a chip-in! In the afternoon the Seniors took to the course again with 13 players. This time K Lloyd was the champion with 24 points over R/U the ever youthful R Hickson on 23. NTPs went to S McCabe, R Hickson and J Lavis, and balls went to 18 points - R Williams, T Brown, T Cuthel and L Howes the recipients.
Saturday 25th - a Single Stableford sponsored by the Providore with some sunshine at last after the rains. 'A' Grade was won by B Nesbitt with 39 on a C/B from C Osland. 'B' Grade went to J Burley with a very fine 41 points over B Giffin on 36. NTPs went to T Munnelly, C Osland (2), D Mayo, K Michelson and C Blyth. Balls went to 36 on a C/B and included C Smith, G Jones, S Carr and M Raymond. Don't forget to register for our 4 person Ambrose on Good Friday sponsored by the Diggers with prizes you won't believe.