Despite early morning showers a good field of 56 players registered for this morning's 2 Person Irish Team Stableford event. Fortunately the showers cleared for a great morning of golf.
Results on the day were as follows: 1st: Husband and wife pairing of Paul and Robin Green with 31 points on a 3 way count back. 2nd: Greg Thornton and Richard Kelly on 31. 3rd: Greg Smith and Neal Watson also on 31. Ball or Chocolate: Sandra and Ron Hanlon together with Jeanette and Ian Miller on 27 points, Frank Pomfret and Paul Pereira, and Kay McLeod and Noel Downie on 26, followed by Rick Brake and Patrick Sager together with Chris and Ian Wratten on 25 points. The Bradman's award was won this week by the pairing of Tony Crook and Graham Pratt. Nearest the Pins: 4th: Richard Kelly. 6th: Allen Gannon. Ladies 7th: Chris Wratten. Men's 7th: Frank Pomfret. Ian Miller won the Accuracy award on the 5th. Next Week's event is unique to Tuross Vets, a Special Par game where below handicap scoring is rewarded with multiple plusses. Game instructions will be provided on the day. Registration is in the downstairs sports bar area from 7.45am with a shotgun start at 8.30am. Following today's presentation the results of the three round Elaine Jennings trophy for lady players were announced with Lyn Benger winning for the first time after being runner up on previous occasions. Runner up was Chris Wratten from Kathy Crossling on count back.
Above: THCC vets captain Ian Miller with E.J. Jennings trophy winner Lyn Benger and sponsor Noel Fletcher. Photo: Paul Pereira
Above: Robin and Paul Green winners of the Irish stableford competition. Photo: Paul Pereira