9- Holers’ News

24 February Foursomes

The course was damp from recent rain but there was clear blue skies for a fun day of Foursomes.  Best Gross went to the team of Sandy Harrop and Fiona Pickett with 55.  Scoring Best Nett was also Sandy Harrop and Fiona Pickett with 34.  Second place nett went to...

17 February 2020

The seventeen starters for Week Two scramble made the most of the early morning tee off time, resulting in many scoring three and four stablefords per hole.  Gross winner Fiona Pickett, runner-up Irene Gubb.  Nett winner Lorraine Mettam, runner-up Jan Parry. ...

Opening Day 2020

It was a relaxing start to the season for the 15 players who enjoyed each other's company in the warm morning sunshine with dry course conditions that alowed the ball to run well down the fairway.  Consequently, six players got pars in this first round.  Gross winner...

2019 Prizewinners

The End of Year Prizegiving event included a round of 9 holes at Summer Hill Estate golf course.  The outstanding views of the Bay of Plenty coastline distracted everyone from any unsatisfactory shots.  The Putt Club wine from Super Liquor was won by Lorraine Mettam...

Summer Tournament Successes

Waikare - Carolyn Osborne won 5th stableford in Division One Hukanui - Carolyn Osborne and Fiona Pickett won stableford prizes in Division One. St Andrews - Carolyn Osborne won Best Gross in Division Two.  Fiona Pickett won Nearest the Pin in Division One. Mt...

2019 Nine Hole Shootout

Fifteen Shootout competitors played in perfect weather and course conditions this year.  The final duel was between Alison Mitchell and Bev King.  The eventual winner was Bev King by one stroke.  Many thanks to organiser Lorraine Mettam for a great day.  Special...

Championship Matchplay

Ten competitors vied for the title of  9 Hole Club Champion this year.  The early rounds were tight contests.  Trish Baigent and Jenny Fairhall won their matches two up.  Carolyn Osborne and Sandy Harrop won their matches 1 up.  Fiona Pickett won her match 3 up and...

Spring Tournament Successes

Omokoroa - Fiona Pickett won best stableford in Division One. Waihi - In Division Two Trish Baigent won 4th Stableford, Leanne Wright won 5th stableford and longest drive.  In Division One Fiona Pickett won 6th stableford. Horsham Downs - Fiona Picket won Best Gross...

9 Hole Golfers Big Day Out

With coring scheduled the 9 Hole members decided to treat themselves to a day off course.  A cooking demonstration was arranged with Wayne Good and 17 members enjoyed a French inspired menu.  After the in kitchen demonstration the food (fois gras, rillette de porc,...