Another cool, still morning with plenty of dew across the course however the course was playing longer than over the last few weeks. The final round of the 2017 Club Championships saw previous champion, Kath Jekabsons was paired with relative new comer and 2nd place holder, Jenny Hartley so a tight competition was guaranteed. Other golfers took advantage of the benign conditions to post excellent scores. Highlights included a “gobbler” by Beryl Cole on the 159m Par 3 third and a birdie by Darlene Baker on the 364m Par 5 fourth. In the men’s competition exciting junior, Michael McCarten played brilliantly and really had a field day. On a very pleasant morning the day’s results were;
Winner; Darlene Barker – 95/23/72 from evergreen veteran Leila Beasley – 114/39/75
Least Putts; Beryl Cole – 29
Men’s Winner; Michael McCarten (18) – 45 pts
2017 Womens Club Champion; Kath Jekabsons – 328
2017 Women’s Nett Champion; Jenny Hartley (38) – 228
Following the round everyone enjoyed a meal in the clubrooms and life member, Helene Newnham, presented the 2017 Championship’s Nett award to Jenny.