NJ Murray Rd 1

The NJ Murray first round was held over two days – Saturday/Sunday. On Saturday about 30 golfers and partners attended the local footy as guests of the Yea Football/Netball Club. They provided a lovely lunch for us and Yea showed excellent form in beating Powelltown in both firsts and seconds. The Golf Club provided one … Read more

Boys Trip Away

Tuesday saw 12 men play away at Melbourne Airport GC. They had 20 or more players attend our Cup Ambrose Event last year, so it was fitting that we attended their course as well. Wonderful hospitality from their President Ravi and his endorsement that we will both have reciprocal rights included with our memberships in … Read more

Three Person Multiplier

Wednesday saw 17 men play in 2 fours and 3 threes in Stableford. The fours took their best three scores and the threes could count 2 of their scores if 1 person picked up. A bit confusing probably? Winners with 138 points were Brendan Chenhall, Bill Dredge, Brian Priestley and Peter Johnston. Second by 2 … Read more

Foursome Championships

Saturday saw 40 players contest the annual Foursomes Championships. The weather and course were ideal. Our few “Augusta” type greens did cause problems for some pairings. In the mixed event Judi Newman(40) and Steve Rumney(26) took the honours with nett 70. Runners-Up were Jeff(21) and Sue Aurisch(34) with nett 71.5. Third were Phil(21) and Cindy … Read more

Trout Wins Medal Again!!

Saturday saw 26 men compete in the Monthly Medal for April in beautiful autumn weather. Winner of the day with 83 off the stick nett 68 was Brendan ”Trout” Chenhall. This is the second monthly medal for him this year having won in February as well. Second was ever reliable Rick Wills(8) with nett 71. … Read more

Barry Moore Trophy to Malcolm Bett

Saturday saw 22 men contest the 2nd round of the Barry Moore Trophy at Royal Yea. Conditions were good with a light rain showers at times. Winner of the day, continuing his form at Albury Golf Week, was Paul Clayton(10) with 38 points. Second on CB was Michael Spagnolo(6) following up on his win on … Read more

Slow Track Doesn’t Deter Golfers

Despite extra heavy recent rain the Stewards declared a good track for Wednesdays Stableford event at Royal Yea Golf Club.The Colts and Geldings event attracted 16 entries including some that have recent good form.Mick Spagnolo (6) took out the event in a photo finish from Phil Armstrong (22) when they both finished with the excellent … Read more

Easter Mixed Stableford

Twenty four players on Easter Saturday played a stableford round at Royal Yea. With rain required pretty soon, the course is still in remarkably good shape. Best result and winner of the day was Penny Britton(33) with 43 points! All that practice up north at Albury Golf Week certainly paying off. Second on CB was … Read more

Wednesday Stableford

Eighteen men played a stableford round on Wednesday with Anthony Coleman(4) playing an excellent game with 38 points (72 off the stick) to win from Phil Armstrong(22) with 34 on CB from third Allan Coates(10). Fourth was Greg Clements(17) with 33 points. NTP on the 18th was Bill Dredge and the Club Award was won … Read more

President Comes Up Trumps!

Yea Golf Club members competed for the March Monthly Medal on Saturday with Club President Gary Pollard (14) eclipsing the field with an amazing 61 nett to take the honours. Neil Peterson (15) had a great round also, posting 68 nett but had to settle for second place. Martin Lowe (20) nett 69 filled third place with … Read more