Championships- The Committee has decided that the Championships will now be a 54-hole event for 2016 (2nd round cancelled altogether). Next Sat, 19th Nov, A-Grade will hit off at 10.30, Sunday, the 20th Nov, players will hit off, in reverse order, according to their standings. Draw for Saturday, 19/11/16 as follows-
10.30 N Bakes, G Boxhall, J Blair, T Coates; 10.38 D Tracey, D Bowles, P Parker, A Clark; 10.46 B Leigh, T Blair, G Lee, S Toohey; 10.54 G Asquith, S Swain, P Stoward, B Youd; 11.02 D Leonard, N Ritchie, A Elmer A Howie; 11.10 G Hardacre, C Jordan, C Badcock, G Jacobson; 11.18 D Simpson, C Jarman, C Smith, J Lowery; 11.26 C Heathcote, D Aspinall, R Rowarth, J Bakes..
1st round Foursomes Championships, Sat comp, 8th Oct ’16- 1st Div winners Todd & Jack Blair 76-66.5, RU Nathan & Errol Bakes 81-72.5, 3rd Shaun Toohey & Shane Swain 83-73CB from Darryl Bowles & Dale Leonard 86-73; Div 2 winners(Sat comp) Simon Duncan & Jamey Lowery 98-74.5, RU Grant Lee & Andy Howie 92-76.5CB, 3rd Bill Youd & Bill Arthur 92-76.5; NP 4th/13th Phil Summers, 5th/14th Bill Youd.
8.30 hit off tomorrow(C-Grade 1st)
Leader board at half way mark-
A-grade- Jack & Todd Blair 76, Nathan & Errol Bakes-81
B-Grade- Darryl Bowles & Shorty Leonard 86, Garry Asquith & Peter Stoward 91,
C-Grade- Simon Duncan & Jamey Lowery 98, Alf Elmer & John McCormack 99
Results 9/10/16, Foursomes Championships, Sunday comp- 1st Div winners Andrew Clark & Phil Parker 77-67, RU Darryl Bowles & Dale Leonard 85-72, 3rd Grady Boxhall & Rodney Simpson 79-73.5; 2nd Div winners Garry Asquith & Peter Stoward 85-70, RU Simon Duncan & Jamey Lowery 98-74.5CB, 3rd Grant Lee & Andy Howie 90-74.5, NP 4th/13th Grady Boxhall, 5th/14th Rodney Simpson.
Club Foursomes Champions, 2016- Grady Boxhall & Rodney Simpson 161, B Grade Champions Darryl Bowles & Dale Leonard 171, C Grade Champions Neon Ritchie & Jason West 196 playoff from Simon Duncan & Jamey Lowery.
Coming event, 15th Oct, Medal, Stroke & Putting & Athol Bounds Memorial.
Results 2016 Deloraine v/s Sheffield Challenge- Best 10 scores 21/5/16 Sheffield 371pts, Deloraine 311pts; Best 10 scores 10/9/16 Sheffield 308pts, Deloraine 350pts. Overall winner Sheffield by 18pts. Medley Stableford, 10/9/16- Deloraine winner Jamey Lowery 38pts, RU Don Tracey 37, 3rd Greg Jacobson 36CB, 4th Jack Blair 36, 5th Garry Asquith 35CB; Sheffield winner Wade Rockliff 35, RU Dave McMillan 33, 3rd L Tuson 32, 4th N Milner 31, 5th Geoff Jago 30CB, NP 4th/13th Del. Col Jarman, Sheff. Greg Collis, 5th/14th Del. Don Tracey, Sheff. L Tuson, NP in 2, 7th/16th Wade Rockliff. Coming event, 17/9/16 Drummond Launceston Day, Medley Stableford, SGS 10 for 10.30.
Sid West, President, Deloraine Golf Club Veterans Group & Grant Lee, Co-Captain, present Jack Blair with a $500 cheque, donated by the Vets group.
Deloraine Golf Club junior member, Jack Blair, along with 2 other young Tasmanians, has been given the opportunity to participate in a holiday golf camp in Jimboomba, south of Brisbane, Queensland, at the Hills International Golf Academy, from September 24 to 28. The donation from the Vets group is to help with his travel costs.
The camp will provide participants with access to the latest technology and coaching and the trio will go through a series of skills testing and data gathering as well as basic information on technique, rules, and game plan strategies.
The final two days include competing in a Greg Norman Junior Championship qualifying event.