Thursday 12th April
was a Single Stableford sponsored by Trish Honeysett. Marilyn Rowe (37) 43 was best in the conditions, and Virginia Hurst (25) 36 was second. Nearest-the-Pin on the 17th hole was Yvonne Murray, refreshed after her travels, while the Blackheath "Vegie Patch"-sponsored 13th Hole was won by Lesley R. Balls went to Marilyn, Virginia, Carrie Soady, Joan Aitken, Yvonne , Trish, Sandra Draper, Di Pease and Mandy McAlister.
Saturday 14th April
was a Single Stableford sponsored by Chris Rhind. Louise Aaron (30) was the victor with 38 points over Cindy Fitzgerald (18) with 35. Nearest-the-Pin awards went to Maree Griffiths on the “Blackheath Vegie Patch”-sponsored 13th hole, and to Cindy on the 17th. Balls went to Louise, Cindy, Maree, Sandra Draper, Kate Harris, Suzie Tonkin, Ros Starkey and Kerry Wynne.
Wednesday 11th April
was our usual Single Stableford and 4BBB for prizemoney exceeding $160.The Singles winner was Roger Pierce (18) with 44 points. Runner-up was Bill Slatford (12) 42. Darrin Dowd (18) and Bill Slatford (12) win the 2BBB with a massive 50 points over Ray Hawkins (23) and Michael Strong (30) who also recorded a great score. Their 49 points would usually win by several shots. Balls went to 34 points OCB. Nearest-the-Pins were won by Peter Whity at the 5th (47cm) and Graham Phillips at the 17th (290cm). Remember to have a crack call Darrin on 4787 5643.
Saturday 14th April
was the second leg of our Four Seasons (Vivaldi) Cup, the Autumn Cup, jointly sponsored by Mike Gregg and Martin Green to the tune of $500. This was a Single Stableford and 2BBB. The day was windy, with conditions probably favouring the earlier groups. Shane Murphy (3) put together a fine round of 39 points to win the Cup from Blake Cameron (25) on 38 points. Ben got revenge in the 2BBB which he won with his dad, Ben Cameron (11). Their 45 points were enough for a countback win over Shane and Steve Rabone (12).
Our Autumn Bowl, open to all Clubs and celebrating over 50 years of excitement and excellence, is one month away (Sat 5-6 May). We want Clubs or individuals to enter medley teams of four, then enjoy a weekend of Blackheath hospitality and great golf on a beautiful course made even more special by the colours of autumn.
Remember our FREE Junior Clinics from 3.45 to 4.30pm during school terms, and any junior of school age is most welcome. No equipment required, just ring Darrin, or just turn up. To play in our comps, ring Darrin Walden's Proshop on 4787 5643.