Mollymook Beachside Veterans
On Wednesday 3rd October, fifty Beachside Veteran golfers played a nine hole Stableford for the Monthly Medal, this being the final monthly medal for 2018. Winning the day was Graham Wicks with a score of 24 points, in a count back from second place getter Don Miller. Third place went to John Payne who scored 23 points in a count back from Ken Venables.
Balls were given out for scores down to 19 points, with Wildcards going to Bruce Anderson and Garry King. Nearest the Pins were awarded to Ken Venables on the 2nd , Allan (Butch) May on the 6th, and Stan Izzard on the 7th. Next Wednesday 10th October will be a Nine Hole Single Stableford for the first round of the Alan May Holden Trophy.
Looking back on a good week of golf at Mollymook last week, the course maintenance is progressing well and we are welcoming the current rain. The competition results for the past week are is follows. Tuesday’s Ladies Stroke event was won by PATRICIA WICKES with a Nett score of 73 in the A-Grade and PAULINE WILSON with a score of 72 in B-Grade. Wednesday’s saw MICHAEL MCCORMACK & VICTOR NASH take all the spoils in the Vets Better Ball Stableford event with a score of 48 points. RICHARD CORNOCK walked away the winner on Thursday narrowly beating SHAUN DICKSON in a countback on 36 points in the Men’s Stableford event and PAULINE WILSON strikes again winning the Ladies Stableford on 35 points.
Saturday attracted a full field with the monthly medal in play, DAVID HASSELL won A-Grade on a countback with a nett score of 73. BRIAN RUSSEL took home 2nd as well as the gross overall with a score of 78.
In Saturday’s Stableford event SCOTT McCORMICK won A-Grade with a final score of 38 points whilst B-Grade was a blowout for GEORGE BETSIS with an explosive score of 42 points. SUSAN MAPLE-BROWN won the Ladies Stableford with a final score of 39 points.
Milton Ulladulla Bowling Club
Euchre results for Thursday 4th October. Ladies winner - Lorraine Burt. Men’s winner – Gordon Armour. Lucky door – Lorraine Burt. Unluckiest player – Elvin Foley
Grand finals have been played and weren’t they played with grit and determination. All players in all grades are to be commended, the games were fought hard and down to the wire, winners well deserved and runners up congratulated.
MENS singles Championship was played on the 2/10/18 with 25 players stepping up to the oche line, with plenty of stiff competition on their minds, brilliant darts by all our men’s players but the Big man Bruce Bailey took the win in the A GRADE final from the grasp of Dave Boyle winning with a very honest finish, 4 games to 3.
Adam Fulmer took the win in the B GRADE final from Ken Kelleher 3 games to 1, Adam’s first championship and he takes out the win, great darts Adam.
High scores for the evening for all the players are: David Boyle 11x100,5x140,2x121,139,72 peg,76 peg , Matt Craig 125,100,89 peg, Danny Watson 6x100,3x140,180, Daniel Prestage 4x100, Shann Carriage 2x100,2x140, Gary McGregor 6x100,125,134, Matthew Blunden 100, Brad-Lee Fullarton 125,2x140, Keith Walker 2x100, Jamie Watson 140,100, Mark Pietikainen 7x100,125,140, Glen Sheather 118,125, Tony Larkin 140,121, Fred Patterson 4x100,101,121, Colin Estreich 100, Ken Kelleher 2x100,2x140,135,117,180, Adam Fulmer 8x100,120,139,140,121,125,180, Shane Carriage 133,83 peg, Bruce Bailey 5x100,5x140,120,123,121, 180, Scott Gardener 124,2x100, Radar Warby 100, Keith Eikenhout 135, Ross Kidson 100, Stuart Hart 3x100 123, David Rutherford 5x100,2x125,140,123.
Four players with perfect 180’s beautiful darts Danny Watson, Bruce Bailey, Adam Fulmer and Ken Kelleher.
Congratulations to the LADIES Grand finalists BEETCHES taking the win from THE QUEENS OF DARTS 7 games to 4, a brilliant game of darts played by both teams. High scores for BEETCHES are: Rose Silver 121, Mary Turner 100. High scores for QUEENS OF DARTS are: Lynette Mills 100,117, Heidi Rawson 100,135,147, Kirsty Leatham 100, Penny Rook 117.
Congratulations to the MENS Grand Finalists MINSTRELS taking the win in a nail bitter from TOP GUNS, what an edge of your seat final decider. High scores for MINSTRELS are: Shann Carriage 6x100,2x140, Matt Craig 4x100,135, Alan Shapley 100,140, Leigh Holzheimer 100,125, Gary McGregor 3x100. High scores from TOP GUNS are: Danny Watson 6x100,2x140,117,125,180, David Boyle 8x100,106 peg, Stuart Hart 2x100, Daniel Leatham 2x100, John Boyle 3x100,121,120,135, Scott Gardner 121. Congratulations Danny Watson for your perfect 180 in this final, a very fitting score for a Grand final game.
Congratulations A GRADE MIXED Grand Finalists PHOENIX taking the win 7 games to 4 from the grasp of TON’S FOR FUN. Great darts for the top two teams. High scores for PHOENIX are: David Boyle 3x100,2x125,180, Bruce Bailey 101,120,100, Rose Silver 80 peg, Paul Patten 72 peg, Linda Woods 100 peg. High scores for TON’S FOR FUN are: Shann Carriage 133,140,2x100, Mary Turner 121. Congratulations to David Boyle for his perfect 180 score in his match.
Congratulations B GRADE MIXED Grand Finalists DART VADERS taking the win from SHARP SHOOTERS 8 games to 3 in their debut season, first comp for this new team and they take out the win, impressive darts ladies and gentlemen, keep up the good work. High scores for DART VADERS are: Bernadette Holloway 132,118, Daniel Prestage 4x100,140, Ross Kidson 2x100,86 peg bull finish, Anne Scharkie 105,121,126, Radar Warby 121. High scores for SHARP SHOOTERS are: Penny Rook 138,132, Colin Estreich 4x100,121, Mark Pietekainen 4x100,62 peg, Robyn Hart 100,121, Keith Eikenhout 135.
So that is our weekly competition wrapped up until next year, so thank you to everyone for your excellent darts and comradery throughout the season, please attend the AGM on 3rd of February 2019 to nominate your teams for next year’s comp.
Championships will continue this week Ladies starting Monday 8/10/18.
Mollymook Masters will start with Ladies on 5/11/18 and 12/11/18, Mens on Wed 7/11/18 and Tuesday 13/11/18 and Mixed 8/11/18 – (Possibly Wednesday 14/11/18) and finishing 15/11/18, this will be the final competition games for the year so come along and have great nights making awesome dart memories.
Presentation is on the 1st of December and monies must be in by the November Monthly meeting, $20 per player refundable on the evening and $40 per guest. This year is a sport themed evening so dress as you favourite sportsman or woman cheerleader or referee just have fun with it…. A great evening of fun laughs and prizes for all with a lovely meal put on by the Chef’s at “Jacks on The Green” at the Mollymook Bowling club.
Please keep your eye on our Facebook page for all the news, gossip and pics. And as I always say “keep calm and throw ya darts!”
Milton Ulladulla Bowling Club Fishing Club
September’s weigh-in was also the club’s AGM. Bruce Bailey will continue into next year as President and Victoria Ricketts as Secretary and Treasurer. Weigh-in results : Les Toth (pictured on left) weighed in over 8kg - including Gurnard, Leatherjacket (FOM), Pigfish and Maori Wrasse. Salmon was plentiful and quite a few were caught off the rocks by Phil Bailey. Steve Fornasier and Carl Babbington caught 4kg and 6kg totals of flathead outside while Ray Lewin also hooked up plenty of Flathead and Salmon. Terry Wyatt presented with Nannygai, Leatherjacket and some nice sized Flathead.
Next weigh-in will be on Sunday, 28 October with FOM being Salmon and Flounder. This will also be the club’s second Picnic day and General meeting for 2018. New members always welcome. For details phone Bruce on 040148 877. A reminder for members that Presentation night this year is on Saturday 8 December at the MUBC. Stay safe!