Veterans tee off for golf

The 24th annual Cherry Festival Veteran Week of Golf has been hailed a huge success.

Course and weather conditions were constantly changing and this challenged all golfers.

Participation numbers were strong despite uncertainty with travel restrictions with players from 44 clubs in NSW and Victoria participating in the event.

The three day event winners were Men Division 1- Noel Beattie (Camden), Division 2- Adrian Hanrahan (Young), Division 3 Bryan Mullan (Muirfield). Ladies Division 1- Dianne Shadlow (Inverell), Division 2- Soo Martyn (Vincentia), Division 3- Betty Stanton (Young).

The NSWVGA Trophy winners were Ladies- Betty Stanton (Young) 41 points from Leanne Slater (Young) 37 points. Men - Jim Glasheen (Young) 37 points on a countback from George Grant (St George's Basin). Full results are on the Young Golf Club website.