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Blackheath Golf Results - 7th February to 11th February 2018
Wednesday 7th February was the usual Single Stableford and 2BBB. Matt Windsor (22) took the spoils with 42 points OCB from Rob Joyce (22). The 2BBB winners were Matt and Peter Torok (31) with 47 points. Balls went to 36 OCB. Nearest the Pins were won by Paul Rowe at the 2nd (222cm) and Shane Murphy at the 17th (234cm). We hosted visitors from Wentworth Falls.
Saturday 10th February saw a 2-Man Ambrose sponsored by Phil Binskin and Graham Purves. Paul Sebbens, a lowish marker, teamed with the reliable Bob Montgomery to score 55.5 off 6.5 handicap allowing them to win by 4 strokes. Second were Garry Way and Rob Dempsey (7.3) with 59.8.
Saturday's Nearest the Pins awards and the NTP sponsors are as follows. 2nd hole sponsored by Blue Mountains Plantation Shutters and Cabinet Making, S. Andrews 260cm. 5th hole sponsored by Office Choice Blue Mountains, Adam Preen 37cm. 7th hole sponsored by Paul and Gabrielle Loneragan, Geoff Cope 268cm. 13th hole, sponsored by Blue Mountain Escapes, Frank Sultana 210cm. 14th hole Adam Preen again, 7 metres. 17th hole, sponsored by Ben Cameron, Mick Hillier. Mick’s shot of 55cm from the cup was within the 1.5 metres required to win the Pro-Pin, so he is now a richer man.
Thursday 8th February was Round 3 of the Roy Smith Medal, a stroke round. Marilyn Rowe (36) won with 73, with runner-up Virginia Hurst (25) with 75. Virginia won the scratch event with 100. The NTP on the 17th went to Virginia Hurst, and on the “Blackheath Vegie Patch” 13th to Lesley Robinson. There was also a putting comp, won by Louise Aaron, who only had 34 putts. Balls were won by Marilyn, Virginia, T.Nerway, Karen Tolhurst, Jeanette Hawkins, Sandra Draper, Roz Starkey and Louise Aaron.
Saturday 10th February was a Single Stableford Comp sponsored by Blue Mountains Escapes which specialises in self-catered mountain holiday accommodation. Louise Aaron (33) won with 37 points followed by Di Landsberg (28) with 28 points. Margaret Booth won the Blackheath Vegie Patch Nearest the Pin. Balls went to Louise, Di Landsberg, Di Pease and Marie Griffiths. Conditions were hot.
ON Sunday 11th February we played at Lithgow. Our Seniors Team went down to Leura, 3-2. Jack Walden and Nat Foster recorded wins. Our Vets avenged the loss with a 4-2 win over Leura. Barry Simpson, Mark Allen, Ian Fitzgerald and Alistair Campbell scored our points.
On Saturday 17th both Men and Women play in either our Foursomes Championships or a Medley Single Stableford.
The course is in excellent condition.
Remember our FREE Junior Clinics that run during school term from 3.45 to 4.30 on Thursdays.
Just turn up at the Club or ring Darrin our Club Pro on 4787 5643.
This article archived 12 Apr 2018
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