Grant Kenny takes out Legends event at Young Golf Club

Mike Harwood, Gillian Rae, Glen Joyner, Grant Kenny, Geoff Connelly, Bryce Mawhinney and Terry Rice at the Pro-Am dinner.
Mike Harwood, Gillian Rae, Glen Joyner, Grant Kenny, Geoff Connelly, Bryce Mawhinney and Terry Rice at the Pro-Am dinner.

​The two-day Young Services Club Legends professional tournament held on the Monday and Tuesday of the long weekend was won by Grant Kenny with two super rounds of 65 and 67.

A total of 132 which is eight under par.

The Pro-Am on Monday was won by Craig Watson, Tom Mueller, Peter Doherty and Peter Woodward (professional).

Craig Watson won the individual event with 39 points on a countback from Peter Doherty.

Marie Inwood won the ladies individual with 39 points. Joel Shields had the best amateur scratch with 68 from Geoff Walker on 73.

The nearest to the pin winners were Jim Brewster, Joel Shields  and Gus Stinson. Thanks to Keith Simmons for his contribution.

The professional players nearest to the pin, sponsored by Grove Estate Wines and Allied Grains was won by Peter Criss, Shane O'Brien and Dave Snelling.

Thanks to all the sponsors and special thanks to our professional Bryce Mawhinney and his supporters who put together an excellent event. 

 Wayne Hewson won Wednesday’s comp with 32 points. On Friday the nine hole event was won by Chris Keevil from Mark Flynn. 

Last Saturday’s monthly medal were Matt McKnight in A grade with 63 nett, Ryan Wells won B grade with 66 nett and Russ Healey won C grade with 71 nett. Sponsored by Keith Simmons Engineering.

The Elite Cleaning Services scratch winners were Matt McKnight with 70 in A grade, Ryan Wells won B grade with 82 and Russ Healey won C grade with 90. 

The Watson Toyota nearest to the pin winners were Gary Nicolls (7) and Col MIller (17).

The Keith Simmons Engineering nearest to the pin winners were Alan Moore (3rd) and Ben Dean (15th).

Grant Harding from Elegant Timber Shutters and Blinds sponsors the putting competition and the winners were Matt McKnight, John Hobson and Geoff Connelly.

Pud Smithers won the Ian Page Bricklaying card draw and the Vinnies Pizza vouchers were won Cameron Jones, Peter Greaves and Bob Stone.

Sam Woods won Sunday’s Stableford with 38 points. The Sunday Social Club played over 14 holes (it was a Radar day) and Ross Manskie was the winner with 52 nett.

We have rolled into another daylight savings period and as has been the practice we will be holding the daylight savings team comp. 

Teams may have up to five players with the three best nett scores counting each week. 

The Veterans Week of Golf is fast approaching.

Next Saturday the event is a 4BBB scratch and handicap for the Rolfe McKnight Cup. Sponsors are Shaun Rolfe and Matt McKnight.

The following Saturday 20th we have the Pink Shirt day. Sponsors are Co and Michele Blizzard.