From the tee – 11/11/2018
The Camperdown Golf Club held its 2018 annual open tournament over the weekend.
The event was well attended with a chance to win a Car for a Hole-in-One on the par three 9th hole. Sponsored by Colac Toyota. While there were some close shots, no one managed an ace.
Friday was a Mens and Ladies 4BBB, with an excellent field of 84 players competing on the day.
Ladies winners: Vicki Fitzgerald & Doreen Horan 44 points
Runners up: Robyn Couch & Maree Finlay 41 points
Nearest to Pins: 2nd R. Couch, 9th M. Dalton, 15th M. Bond, 17th H. Holmes.
Mens winners: Mark Kent & Andrew Benallack 50 points
Runners up: Tom Moran & David Regan 46 points
Nearest to Pins: 2nd D. Absolom, 9th K. Baker, 15th G. Thomson, 17th B. Fitzgerald.
Saturday was a Mens 18 hole Stroke event, with another good field of 43 players.
A Grade Scratch winner: Jack Kerr 75
Handicap winner: David Absolom nett 70 by count back
Runner up: Ash Sinnott nett 70
B Grade Scratch winner: Sam Walsh 86
Handicap winner: Ray Jackson nett 65
Runner up: Mark Sinnott 69
Nearest to Pins: 2nd D. Beard, second shot to 7th P Cashmore, 9th M. Hassett, 15th M. Clissold, 17th B. Fitzgerald.
Sunday was a mixed Pinehurst with 23 teams competing.
Winners: Darren & Leah Cheeseman nett 67 2/8
Runners up: Janine & Andrew Stephens 69 1/8
Nearest to Pins: 2nd M. White & R. Bailey, 9th T. Nichols, 15th J. Stephens, 17th G. Gill & Keane.
The weekend also ran a progressive longest putt on the 18th: Ladies winner, V. Fitzgerald with 6.06 metre putt. Mens winner, P. Cashmore with 7.77 metre putt.
The Camperdown Golf Club would like to thank all the support from sponsors of the tournament and visiting clubs which contributed to a very successful weekend.