Leongatha Golf Club Women’s Pennant Results
There were some tight matches in pennant this week, with Section 2 being the leading lights for the week, winning their match against Lang Lang.
Section 1 lost to Meeniyan 2/3, Toni West lost to Dot Christie 4/2, Dot Stubbs lost to Andrea Thorson 4/2, and Rita de Bondt lost to Sheila Constantine 1 down after fighting back from 4 down, only to be beaten by a birdie on the last. Wendy Parker def. Irene Holm 4/3 and Colleen Touzel def Dot Elliott 6/5. Only 1 match separates 1st and last on the ladder.
Section 2 def Lang 2 and 2 squares to 1 and 2 squares. Trish Owen lost to Jennifer Sullivan 2/1 in a close match, Maxine Eabry squared with Maria Warburton, Marea Maher squared with Sue Purser, Pat Pease def Sue Van Gaal 5/4 and Kerry Hogan def Leanne Marshall 8/6, this win puts Sec. 2 second on the ladder behind Korumburra.
Section 3 were defeated by Phillip Island 3 1/2 to 1 1/2. Fay Quilford lost to M. Taylor 4/2, Coral Gray lost to M. O’Brien 3/2, Shirley welsford lost to L. O’Neill on the 18th, Maryanne Leaver sq with S. Davie and Marg Griffiths continued her winning form to def. R. Read 4/2. There is a bit of work needed here to get ourselves off the bottom of the ladder.
Section 4 had a good tussle with a strong Woorayl team going down 3/2, once again we had 2 first time pennant players so this was a good effort. Louise Schache lost to Elly Berryman 4/3, Loris Clark def Anne Poole 6/5,Libby Seebeck def Jenny Riseley 4/3, Lynda Bassett lost to Marg Tuckett 4/3 and Lianne Adamson lost to Inge Gilliam on the 18th. Leongatha are second on the ladder to Woorayl.