The 4BBB Stableford event sponsored by Tatura Hotel, along with the Golf Victoria Royal Women’s Hospital event, was played in pleasant conditions. The winners of the RWH event qualified to play in the final in Melbourne.
Colleen Johns, playing with partner Josie De Ieso, made an impressive return to golf after recovering from a foot injury, scoring two birdies to boost their score to 44 points and winning the day and the honour of playing in Melbourne.
Judy Baker and Chris Beard came a close second with 43 points to win the runners-up trophy.
Ball winners: Terri Wangeman/Joyce Tavener, Phyl Fiddes/Jan Coe 42; Lois Rogers/Roylyn Harris, Heather Long/Barb Nation, and Bev Roberts/Sheryl Curran 41 points.
Nearest to the Pins: Blossom with Love 3rd: Liz Mulcahy; Tatura Hot Bread 6th: Jan Coe; Café Alofa 9th: Colleen Johns; Lindsay’s Jewels and Gifts 14th: Heather Long.
Pennant: It is time to think about putting your name down to play winter pennant. Captain Bev would love to have two teams competing this year.
Coming events: The March long weekend is fast approaching with some good golf events to play. Book online or enter via captain Bev.
Thursday, February 27: Women are encouraged to enter the Medley 4BBB Stableford sponsored by Bob Hunter; 10 am shotgun start.
Wednesday’s event: Par, sponsored by Shepparton Bowls Shop. Conclusion of the summer points competition.