Thursday, July 11, 2024


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Whitsunday Golf Club: June Monthly Medal

Despite the very unpromising weather maps, Whitsunday Golf Club (WGC) put out a field of 18 players to compete in the Monthly Medal/Least Putts for July, generously sponsored by Airlie Panel & Paint and Master Butchers Whitsunday.
Here are the results for the day:
Ladies A Grade:
   • Winner: Elise Hodgson with 75 nett
   • Runner-up: Anna Winterbourn with 79
   • Longest Drive: Anna Winterbourn
Ladies B Grade:
   • Winner: Jo Moynihan with 75 nett
   • Runner-up: Karen Rix with 82
   • Longest Drive: Karen Rix
Men’s A Grade:
   • Winner: George Meharry with 69 nett
   • Runner-up: Andrew Albergo with 71
   • Longest Drive: Mata Browne
Men’s B Grade:
   • Winner: David Hoy with 74 nett
   • Runner-up: Dean Kercher with 76
   • Longest Drive: Dean Kercher
   • For the ladies: Jo Moynihan and Pam Casey
   • For the men: Mark McDougall, Don Cameron, and David Hoy
Least Putts:
   • Elise Hodgson with 31
   • George Meharry with 26 - that’s very good putting on the day.
   • The honours went to Pam Casey and Leigh Jones, with a drink courtesy of Aaron and Tracy Watts, proprietors of RADS Whitsunday who provide respite accommodation and disability support services.
Upcoming Fixtures:
   • 14/7: Stableford competition
   • 21/7: Mark Nicol Memorial Trophy - a 2-ball Ambrose, his favourite format

Contributed with thanks to Tiina Randmae.

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