Leongatha Tournament – Day 3 – Stableford
Saturday stableford – the weather was perfect, the course was in great condition, the greens were quick and a few players were surprised and elated to win a prize.
The women’s competition saw Victoria GC visitor, Virginia Andrews, triumph in A grade with 35 points. Dot Stubbs was runner-up with 30 points. B grade was won by a very surprised Julie Keeble from Warragul GC with a mighty 26 points. Anne Gibson was even more surprised when her 24 points won the B grade runner-up prize. Fay Quilford hit the green on 16 to win NTP.
The men’s competition was a similar story with winners and runners-up as follows;
A grade – Winner, Kevin Halpin from Victoria GC with 33 points pipping Beaconhills member Aaron Le Dan on a countback.
B grade – Winner, Barry Attwood with 36 points. Runner-up, Phillippe du Plessis.
C grade – Wayne Davey won to the cheer of the strong Beaconhills contingent. His 36 points taking the honours over runner-up John McLennan with 33 points.
D grade – Gary Sharrock posted a very nice 36 points to pip our 2028 Club Champion, Thomas Simon, who had 35 points.
Glenn Schaper from Sale GC won NTP on 14 with a shot to just 167 centimetres and tapped in the birdie putt. Paul Dell’s shot to 5.46 metres was the best of the field on 16.
A group of happy winners is pictured below;