Club Championship Finalists Decided

Championship semi finals were played on Saturday setting up a titanic clash in both A & B grades.

Matt Opperman
Matt Opperman
Michael "Tickers" Tickner
Michael “Tickers” Tickner

In A grade, defending champion Matt Opperman had little trouble in sweeping aside Dick Cleland 7 & 5. In the other match 2016 champion Michael “Tickers” Tickner came from behind to defeat Russell “Gus The Good Guy” Wenzel 2 & 1.

 

Andy Phillips (file photo)
Andy Phillips (file photo)
David "Jack" Webster
David “Jack” Webster

In B grade Andy Phillips defeated Andy Spackman 4 & 3 while David “Jack” Webster defeated Mark “Mouldy” Millward 1 up in the match of the day.

 

 

Bob Taylor eating a pie
Bob Taylor eating a pie

In C grade the mercurial Bob Taylor caused a major upset defeating pre race favourite Neil Webster 2 up. The remaining C grade semi final between Gordon “The Chook Man” Kakoschke & Kobi Wenzel is to be played next week.

There were only 4 players not involved in the championships and they played a stableford. Winner was Trevor Maxted with 33 points.Gordon “The Chook Man” Kakoschke was runner up on a count back from colourful local identity Philip “Thomo” Thomson both omn 30. The Mars Bar went to potential new member Richard “Pickles” Matz.

 

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