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2016 GVDGA Sandgreen Championship Results

 Monday, August 08, 2016

2016 GVDGA Sandgreen Championship Results

The 2016 Sandscrape Open Championship was played at Tallygaroopna Golf Club on Sunday the 7th of August in sunny conditions.  The course was playing long and was very heavy in parts which was affected by all the recent rain, however the club was able to prepare the course later in the week.

A number of clubs were represented and these were Kialla, Shepparton, Tallygaroopna, KY Parkland, Numurkah, Mooroopna, Cosgrove, Nathalia, Nagambie, Merrigum and Axedale.

The GV Champion for 2016 was Peter Jeffery from Cosgrove with a fine 81 SCR.  Peter was the runner up last year and has won this championship a few times in the last few years.

B Grade scratch was Austin Baker from KY Parkland with 90 SCR and C Grade was his brother Jarrod Baker with 95 SCR.

The A Grade Handicap was won by local member Gary Hosie with a net 76, B Grade Handicap was won by another local Neville Hosie with a net 78 and the C Grade was won by Ross Campbell from Kialla with a net 74.

The Nearest the pin winners were A Grade G Thompson, B Grade G Wall and in C Grade no body was successful.

The Longest Drive in A grade was G Thompson, B Grade was N Montgomery and C Grade was Z Brett.

Ball winners were given out to a net 81 and these were J Ward, P McInnes, E McQuienn, W Thursen, N Montgomery and G Wall.

The GV Golf Association would like to thank Tallygaroopna Golf Club for hosting the event and also the support from their sponsors.  Thanks also to the club for providing a meal and soup for all the golfers during and after the event.

The GV Championship will be played at Cobram Golf Club on Sunday the 21/8/16 and entries can be made directly to the club pro shop on 5873 4372 or email to Justin@sporties.com.au.

Ross Campbell