With many players away for Christmas, only 3 ladies played on Tuesday. Winner of the day was Di Day with 32 points, followed by Jodi Lehmann & Sharyn Roberts on 26 points. Jodi was runner-up on countback.
Shot of the Day! – Di Day’s second shot on Number 5, thudded into the creek. None of the 3 saw it come out. After some investigation they worked out it had actually gone into the pipe that goes under the bridge. Determined to identify the ball Jodi Lehmann got a long stick and on hands and knees managed to retrieve the ball + 2 others.
Only four ladies braved the wild windy weather with the scores reflecting the conditions. Andrea won the day with 30 points followed by Peg Gebhardt with 29 pts. Sonya Irwin 26 pts and Jodi Lehmann 21 pts. Longest putt on hole 18 winner was Sonya Irwin.
Tuesday, December 8th
Nine ladies teed off on Tuesday, welcome back Sharyn Roberts after her knee operation, and it was great to have Marj Wride coming out for a hit.
There were a couple of fantastic scores , Di Day winning with 37 points, runner up Margie Stockman 34 pts.
Nearest the pin on hole 8 was Marj Wride. Extra comp Di Day N.T.P hole 15 second shot.
Margie Stockman had chip outs hole 16 and 18
Other scores for the day were Sonya Irwin and Andrea Rowe 33 pts, Rose Duncan 32 pts, Sharyn Roberts 27 pts, Peg Gebhardt 26 pts, Jodie Lehmann 25 pts, Marj Wride 21 pts.
Barossa Valley golf – Tuesday December 15th
5 Burra girls played at the Barossa Valley golf club on Tuesday. All had a fun day, however the heat & humidity puffed them out & the scores were not good enough to make it in prize winners in the field of 46 players.
Peggy Gebhardt was the best of the bunch with 32 pts & had a ‘straight’ hitting day, coming home with 2 prizes for the Nearest to the Pins on holes 6 & 15.
Next week is the final round this year & there will be a special competition before we head out for Christmas lunch.
Today we welcomed 4 ladies from the Barossa Valley golf club to play in the Stableford competition, and they took home the prizes. Several local gals were missing today due to Melbourne Cup functions. The winner with an impressive 35 points was Gloria Potter (BV). Runner up on 34 points was Sandy Schultz (BV). Sandy also won the extra comp of Drives on Fairway with an outstanding 16 drives on fairway! Other scores were: Fiona Hockings (BV) 33 pts, Sonya Irwin (Burra) 32 pts, Glenys Pierce (Burra) 31 pts, Leanne Roberts (BV) 29 pts, Jo Gebhardt (Burra) 24 pts. Jodi Lehmann played 9 holes before ducking off to a Melb Cup luncheon. The nearest to the pin ball stayed in the trophy box, with no one hitting the green!
Cool weather greeted the eight lady player for the start of summer golf, unfortunately cold weather reflected on the scores.
Winner for the day was Andrea Rowe with 29 pts. r/up Di Day 27 pts. extra comp most 2 points Andrea with 10.
Nearest the pin hole 8 Sharyn Roberts
Other scores for the day Sharyn Roberts and Judy Reilly 25 pts, Sonya Irwin 23 pts, Rose Duncan and Peg Gebhardt 19 pts, and Jodi Lehman got the Mars Bar.
The ladies had a smaller field playing on Tuesday, Andrea Rowe blitzed the course with 41 points to be the clear winner with Lyn Mosey r/up 34 pts, Di Day 33 pts, Judy Reilly 28 pts. Jo Gebhardt 9 pts for 9 holes.
Di Day won the extra comp with 14 drives on fairway and had a chip out on hole 4.
Peg Gebhardt beat all comers to take out this seasons Laurel Wreath. Peg played some excellent golf to get to the final. In the final held last week Peg played Glenys Pierce with Peg coming out the victor 4/3 congratulations to Peg!
11 ladies played the 20 hole Par 3 course on Tuesday prior to the Winter season Trophy presentations & lunch. Winner of the nett in the Par 3 was Di Day & Runner up was Lyn Mosey.
Winter Trophy Winners:
A Grade Champion – Sharyn Roberts
A Grade Runner Up – Andrea Rowe
B Grade Handicap Plate Winner – Lyn Mosey
B Grade Handicap Plate Runner Up – Judy Reilly
Grace Barker – Andrea Rowe
Olive Oates Stableford – Andrea Rowe
Captains Trophy for Par – Sharyn Roberts
Longford Consistency – Sharyn Roberts
Eclectic – 1st Division – Andrea Rowe
Eclectic – 2nd Division – Peggy Gebhardt
Eclectic – 9 Hole – Elaine Arthur
International Bowl – Margie Stockman
Chip Ins – Di Day & Sharyn Roberts (tied)
Bar Trophy Best Gross – Sharyn Roberts (86)
Bar Trophy Best Nett – Di Day & Margie Stockman (69 – tied)
Burra ladies selected in Mid North Pennant team.
Andrea Rowe & Sharyn Roberts have been selected in the Mid North District Pennant team to represent the Mid North at the Golf SA – South Australian Country District Pennant, to be held at Barmera GC on October 10th & 11th. The team consists of 6 men & 4 women from the Mid North. All the best to team ‘Mid North’.
Six ladies teed off in near perfect weather with some not so perfect scores! Winner for the day was Andrea Rowe with a count back from Margie Stockman with 30 points. Extra comp, drives on fairways Margie Stockman with 14 (straight hitting Margie!).
Other results, Glenys Pierce 29pts, Sharyn Roberts 28pts, Judy Reilly 25pts, Di Day 24pts and Rose Duncan 21pts
Friday 28th Aug.– Mid North District Salvers & Champion of Champions at Blyth
Four ladies represented Burra Golf club for the Champions of Champions, the silver salver and the bronze salver and plate held at the Blyth Golf course.
Sharyn Robert did us proud by being runner up in both the Champion of Champions over 27 holes (lost by 1 stroke) and the Silver Salver on countback. Congratulations Sharyn!
Seven ladies hit off on Tuesday with some having quite a good day and the others not so good!
Winner of the day was Di Day with a nett 75, runner up Margie Stockman nett 77 on a count back from Sharyn Roberts.
Nearest the pin – hole 8 – Andrea Rowe
Other nett scores, Andrea Rowe 80, Glenys Pierce 87, Judy Reilly 88, Peg Gebhardt 90.
The finals for the A grade championships was played on Tuesday between Sharyn Roberts and Andrea Rowe and what a marathon that turned out to be! Andrea held the lead 2 up after the first 18 holes, after a short lunch break Sharyn slowly edged back winning on the 35th hole 3/1.
Congratulations Sharyn on winning your 14th consecutive Championship.
The B Grade Plate (handicap) championship was also played on Tuesday between Lyn Mosey and Judy Reilly over 27 holes. Lyn came out on top with a score of 5/4. Congratulations to Lyn.
The remaining girls played a Stableford round with Glenys Pierce winning the day with a fantastic score of 37 points. Runner-up was Di Day on 30 points. Extra comp was also Glenys with most points on the Par 4s. Other scores, Margie Stockman 27pts, Peg Gebhardt 25pts, Rose Duncan 21 pts.
Jo Gebhardt and Elaine Arthur played 9 holes, Jo 4 pts and Elaine 1 pt.
On Tuesday it was decided all the girls that needed to play their Laurel Wreath round could play that day due to no competition listed in our calendar (this week was scheduled for country week but was cancelled due to that pesky virus).
The results for the round were Sharyn Roberts v Margie Stockman 5/4 Sharyn’s way, Andrea Rowe v Judy Reilly 4/3 Andrea getting up, and Di Day v Glenys Pierce played before Tuesday with Glenys winning 3/1.
Three girls not playing Laurel Wreath played a stableford round, winner was Peg Gebhardt 29 points, and Di Day won nearest to the pin on hole 8.
Next Tuesday the finals for the Women’s championships is to be decided.
A Grade – Sharyn Robert v Andrea Rowe over 36 holes and Lyn Mosey v Judy Reilly will play off for the B Grade handicap plate over 27 holes. The B Grade Plate is a new competition introduced this year. Best of luck to all girls.
The remaining girls not in finals will play a stableford round.
The semi finals for the A Grade women’s championship were played on Tuesday with Sharyn Roberts having a great tussle against Margie Stockman, with Sharyn winning 3/2. In the other match Andrea Rowe v Glenys Pierce, Andrea won 6/4.
Also played on Tuesday where the semi finals for the B Grade handicap plate, Di Day v Judy Reilly with Judy triumphing 3/1. Peg Gebhardt v Lyn Mosey with Lyn winning 4/3.
The Championship Finals will be played on Tuesday July 28th. A Grade 36 hole championship match play – Sharyn Roberts V Andrea Rowe. The B Grade plate handicap match play over 27 holes – Lyn Mosey V Judy Reilly.