A few “hell” up-and-downs proved very important as Dion Milner put his title on the Tolaga Bay honours board but once more on Sunday.
“Coastie” Milner beat Bruce Yates 3 and a pair of within the senior males’s ultimate of the membership champs.
He led 2-up after 18 holes just for Yates to shortly wipe out the lead.
Milner, who has gained the King of the Coast and a number of senior titles, confirmed his class with what he described as “hell” up-and-downs” on the fourth (swamp) gap and the par-3 sixth earlier than closing out the match the subsequent gap.
The opposite males’s finals additionally completed on 34 — Joel Lincoln beating Scott Cranswick within the intermediate decider; Tim Reedy defeating Jeremy Murphy for the junior title.
SUNDAY — Stableford: Taine Lincoln 39, M Yates 39, S Cranswick 38, T Sweeney 38.
Twos: Taine Lincoln, J Sheridan, B Yates, Joel Lincoln, T Sweeney.
COMING UP: SATURDAY, working bee from 8.30am; SUNDAY, committee assembly at 10am adopted by Harry OB day.
One other membership championship. One other senior title for Pete Bremner.
Wade Wesche obtained slightly nearer to prolific championship winner Bremner on Saturday however as soon as once more needed to accept runner-up.
Reigning champion Bremner beat his youthful clubmate 5 and 4 on finals day whereas uncle Roger Bremner retained the intermediate males’s crown with a 4 and three win over David Waihaki.
Tegal Smith capped his return to common golf this yr by beating Rusty Smith 4 and three within the junior ultimate.
Peter Smyth gained the junior B title by default.
Fairlane Wesche beat Ali Maru 3 and a pair of within the senior girls’s ultimate, Elaine Westwood cruised to a 7 and 6 win over Renee Hiko within the intermediate ultimate and Jill Smyth proved 5 and 4 too good for Lil Morgan within the junior ultimate.
A bogey begin and a bogey end value Hukanui Brown a course file on Sunday however every little thing in between suggests it is solely a matter of time.
Senior males’s membership champion Brown was left lamenting a poor method on his final gap — the par-4 seventh.
“30 (metres) out in entrance of seven . . . and I hit within the bunker, then bogey it for 64.”
That is 6-under 64, which left him only one shot off the lads’s course file collectively held by William Brown and Tony Akroyd.
The +3-handicapper bogeyed his first gap of the spherical, the ninth, then stormed again with an eagle-3 on the tenth and birdies on the eleventh, 14th, fifteenth, sixteenth, second and fifth holes.
It was adequate for second within the senior males’s web gained by Chris Beattie with 72-6-66.
Brown has two pictures on the file this weekend on the King and Queen of the Nation 36-hole open match.
FRIDAY — Meat pack 9-hole stableford, senior division: T Inexperienced 21, D Pohatu 20, T Hindmarsh 19, P Varey 18, P Johnston 18 on c/b.
Junior division: I Tietjen 20, T Coutts 19, J Tietjen 18, M Collinson 189, W Bruce 17.
SUNDAY — Males’s web, senior division: C Beattie 66, H Brown 67, G Brown 68, S Marsh 68, A Hindmarsh 69.
Junior division: R Pardoe 71, B McKenzie 71, J Neilson 71, C Taylor 72, T Brodie 72.
Ladies’s web: D Johnston 73, J Winiata 74.
TUESDAY (Oct 5) — Ladies’s stableford: Ok McLatchie 97-28-69, 38; S Robertson 92-14-78, 30.
Twos: C Beattie, H Brown.
Jackpot: C Beattie, H Brown.
COMING UP: SATURDAY/SUNDAY, King and Queen of the Nation, 11am tee-off each days, inquiries to George Brown 027-370-9869 or [email protected]
A birdie-3 on the 18th gap highlighted Vonnie Fletcher’s LGU and stableford-winning spherical yesterday.
Fletcher was Mrs Consistency, with nines of 49, 49 in her 98-29-69, which gained her the bronze 2 part of the LGU and the stableford with 41 factors.
Stableford glory at some point, air shot horror the subsequent. In a profession that has featured membership championship and consultant highs amongst different successes, Brent Colbert’s golf footwear stay very a lot planted on terra firma — an angle developed by way of firsthand expertise.
And final week was simply one other reminder that golf is a fickle, unpredictable creature.
On Thursday, “Colby” gained the division 1 males’s stableford with 76-8-68, for 40 factors, off the blue championship tees.
Three days later, whereas en path to 82 off the white tees, he had what one enjoying companion known as “an air chip” on the second gap the place all he hit was a weed sitting menacingly behind his ball.
Whisky shouts aren’t distinctive to “the Sunday College” of which Colbert is a member. Three bunkers in a single gap is.
Lee “Pikey” Hewson discovered all three bunkers surrounding the tenth gap in a latest spherical — hitting his method into one, shanking into the second, then skinning his ball into the third.
“I doubt whether or not that has ever been achieved earlier than,” a witness mentioned.
Sam Willock (39 factors), Pat Butler (11 pars, seven bogeys in his 38-point 79-9-70), Invoice Allen (37), Lee Pollitt (39) and Carl Carmody (38) have been the lads’s competitors winners over the week.
WEDNESDAY — LGU, silver division: G Younger 88-17-71.
Bronze 1: P Gayford 96-24-72.
Bronze 2: V Fletcher 98-29-69.
9-holers: J Alderson 55-23-32, L Plowman 63-25-38.
Twos: B Whyte.
Ladies’s stableford: V Fletcher 41, P Dymock 40.
One Cease Golf Store twilight stableford, males: C Newman 20, M Pittar 20, H Douglas 20, B Mackay 20, E Brown Jr 19 on c/b.
Ladies: J Hayward 17.
Non-handicapped part: W James from J Bristow, D Torrie.
Monday — Russian Roulette girls’s pairs stableford: P Dymock/M Francois 82, C Skuse/M Lane 75.
Sunday — Males’s stableford, division 1: C Carmody 38, C Taewa 37, A White 37, B Talbot 36, G Clapham 36, G Morley 36.
Division 2: L Pollitt 39, D Corridor 39, A Baldwin 37, Ok Travers 37, L Gunther 35.
Twos: D Robertson 2, N Richardson, Ok Travers, G Hawea, G Clapham, L Gunther, G Morley, B Morgan.
Jackpot: D. Robertson.
Saturday — Males’s stableford, division 1: P Butler 38, D Jenkins 37, D Griffin 36, A Abrahams 36.
Division 2: B Allen 37, G Hawea 37, B Learn 37.
Twos: R Foon, A Hayward, G Brown.
Thursday (Oct 7) — Males’s stableford, division 1: B Colbert 40, A Kirkpatrick 39, A Abrahams 39, S Andreassen 37, I Murphy 36.
Division 2: S Willock 39, C Dean 36, P Graham 36, J Pittar 35.
Twos: S. Andreassen.
COMING UP: WEDNESDAYS, One Cease Golf Store twilight stableford, tee-off between 3pm and 6pm, prize vouchers, weekly fortunate draw.
“E” was the theme of the day at a profitable Enterprise Automobiles girls’s ambrose match final week.
All crew names began with the letter “E” and gamers have been “E”ncouraged to decorate up for the event.
On the “E”nd of the day, it was “E”lation for a Poverty Bay Golf Membership trio known as “Evil Bitches”, who dressed accordingly in “E”nsembles that includes scary masks and physique half necklaces.
The profitable crew comprised Rochelle Taewa, Debbie Kirkpatrick and Kirsty Shaw, who posted web 60, three pictures away from the sector.
Craig Christophers reached one other milestone in his first season as a full enjoying member at Park on Sunday.
Christophers, who earlier within the yr gained the Te Kanawa Cup males’s pairs with Matt Henwood, broke 80 for the primary time at Park — 79-14-65. His 43 factors simply gained the lads’s stableford.
The Lytton Excessive deputy principal gave a sign of his kind three days earlier in profitable the primary Diggit Gizzy twilight stableford of the summer season. He had 20 factors and headed off Tuki Sweeney on countback.
Almost 50 gamers took half within the weekly twilight which options various novelty occasions, together with the “monkey on the again” — a mushy toy monkey which the participant with thw lowest stableford rating has to put on the next Thursday.
Darrel Gregory earned that “honour” along with his 10-point haul together with a four-pointer on the primary gap.
Sunday — Males’s stableford: C Christophers 43, S Fonoti 38, T Akroyd 37
Twos: C Christophers, A Pahina, S Phillips.
Saturday — Males’s web: E Parkin.
THURSDAY (Oct 7) — Diggit Gizzy twilight competitors, stableford: C Christophers 20, T Sweeney 20.
Non-golfers’ part: J Grey.
Method: B Croskery.
Lengthy drive: J Lewis.
Monkey on the again (lowest stableford): D Gregory 10.
Birdie board: R Walford.
WEDNESDAY (Oct 6) — Enterprise Automobiles girls’s ambrose web: Evil Bitches 60, Eclipse 63, Primarily Good 64.5, Egg Nogs 64.5, Eccentric Spicy Ladies 66.25, Keen Beavers 66.25, Electrinet Ladies Additional 66.25, Eyesores 67, Enterprise Exotics 67, Eee Mo Gees 68.
Twos: Electrinet Ladies Additional, Evil Bitches, Primarily Good, Enterprise Exotics, Egg Nogs, Evergreens.
Closest to line on 18: M Marino.
Method on 14: S Spence.
COMING UP: SATURDAY, Greentree Protect blended ambrose, meet at clubrooms at 9.30am to enter and for draw, 10am begin.
Te Puia Springs
Hiria McClutchie would not intend to maintain a brief development entering into her subsequent spherical of golf.
McClutchie’s final 4 rounds on the Springs have been 100, 94, 100, 94 — the final of these profitable her the ladies’s stableford on Sunday with 36 factors.
SUNDAY — Ladies’s stableford: H McClutchie 36, I Ngarimu 34, H Miratana 32.
Males’s stableford: W Ngata 34, D Goldsmith 31, N Dewes 31, I Logan 30.
AUDREY Tamanui-Nunn and Percy Milner have been complete winners within the course backwards drawn foursomes web on Sunday.
Their 64 was six pictures away from Uma Chambers and Tom Smith.
SUNDAY — Course backwards drawn foursomes web: A Tamanui Nunn/P Milner 64; U Chambers/T Smith 70; S Te Rito/Ok Tamanui 70.5; M Tuapawa/L Inexperienced 72.
COMING UP: SUNDAY, all-irons competitors.
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