Yea Golf Club History

Yea Golf Club History

Transcript of an Address to the Golf Club by Tom Dignam. 22-11-98 Firstly I don’t want to bore you with statistics, etc. The President asked me if I knew anything about the beginnings of golf in Yea. I should, as I was living on this property when golf started here. Our house was near the … Read more

Record Pair 22 score

Record Pair 22 score

Wednesday saw 17 men contest a stableford pairs event as well as Individual Stableford. The pairs event takes the two individual points gained on a hole and combines them to earn a hopefully larger score per hole. ie. if both players get 2 points then 22 is recorded. If one scores less than 2 then … Read more

First Round A.H. Smith Trophy

First Round A.H. Smith Trophy

Saturday saw the first round of two of the A.H. Smith Trophy with Brian Priestley(29) posting a terrific 38 points to win the day. There were 18 players and conditions were ideal with no breeze and fast greens. Second on CB was John Tanner(19) from Carl Maffei(22) with 35 points from fourth Peter Johnston(14) with … Read more

Brian Simmons Mid-Week Winner

Wednesday saw the conditions ideal for golf as 17 men hit off in a stroke and putting competition . Winner with nett 69 was Brian Simmons(11) and he also was NTP on the 18th. Second was Alan Pell(12) with 70, followed by Ken Whitfort(7) 71 and Neil Ross(36) with his first placing in an event … Read more

Men’s Championships Decided

Saturday saw the final round of three completed of the Men’s 2019 Championships at Royal Yea Golf Course. All grades finished with close scores especially C Grade where a play-off was needed. Final Results of this year’s competition were: A Grade – Winner Rick Wills 254, Runner’s Up Michael Spagnolo 257, Gary Pollard 258. B … Read more

Big Week of Golf

Big Week of Golf

Seven pairs contested an Ambrose Event on Wednesday at Royal Yea. Winners with a score of 69 nett 60 were Michael Spagnolo(7) and Brian Priestley(29). Runner’s Up were Gary Pollard(11) and Jeff Aurisch(18) with 74 nett 66 3/4 . NTP was Jeff Aurisch on the 18th and Rob O’Halloran and John Anderson took out the … Read more

Ngo Yes Ngo

Wednesday saw 19 men play Royal Yea Golf Course in a stableford event. Although a little dewy to start off it soon turned into a brilliant day of sunshine. Winner with 37 points was David Ngo(25) from second Alan Pell (13) with 33. Third with 32 points was Ken Whitfort from Peter Johnston(15) fourth with … Read more

Darwin Visitor Takes Yea

Wednesday’s golf saw Darwin resident and good friend of Mic Spagnolo take out the team and individual prizes. Michael Willis(14) with 36 points teamed with Ken Whitfort(6) to take the pairs multiplied stableford event by two points with 56 from second BobGlenister/Ivor Brayley. Runner’s Up in the individual event went to Ray Partridge(25) with 35 … Read more

Anti-Cancer Ambrose MidWeek

Wednesday saw the men and ladies combine in a mixed Ambrose in support of raising funds for Anti-Cancer. Winners of the day were Jeff and Sue Aurisch with a nett 66 3/4 from second Gary Pollard and Adrianne Anglin with a nett 70. NTP for the Ladies was Vicki Clements and for the Men was … Read more