Colac Golf Club 2017 Easter Tournament:
The 2017 Colac Golf Club Easter Tournament was played out recently (Friday 14th April to Sunday 16th April)
The ever popular 4BBB Stableford Event played on Good Friday (14th April) attracted 150 players with former Club Captain Rob Walters combining with the king of improvisation Phil Gray winning with 47 Stableford points. They won by a single point with Mark Young and Gavin Finn coming in second with 46 points.
In the ladies section, Captain Lorraine Matthews and Rene Morris combined to win with 41 points.
The Colac Open was contested on Saturday 15th April with a field of 82 players. The Men’s Open winner was Craig Corker from The Sands who tamed the course with 69 off the stick.
Other winners on Saturday 15th April were:
A Grade: Nick Welsh 70 – 5 – 65 B Grade: Wayne Greaves 83 – 16 – 67 C Grade: Bruce Roberts 90 – 20 – 70
The Ladies Stroke event was won by S.Horne with 94 – 15 – 79 on a countback from C.Dickins with 93 -14 -79
The last day of the tournament (Sunday 16th April) was the Mens & Ladies Four person Ambrose. In the Men’s section, the winning team was David Walker, Ryley Walker, Ed Morrissy & Shane Boyington with a score of 62 – 9 – 53. In the Ladies section, L.Andrews, M. Warburton, C.Stockdale & N.Newell combined to win with a score of 74 – 12 3/8 – 61 5/8.