THE weather was certainly challenging for the first two rounds of the Club Championships.
Many thanks to the grounds crew for their efforts, as the course is simply stunning.
Special thanks to Ian ‘Doonga’ Rule and Vince Curtero for putting on a great show at the Club’s presentation night. The food from Roscoes Piazza was amazing and everyone had a wonderful time.
Award winners were as follows:
A-Grade champion: Andrew Rose
B-Grade champion: Colin Lyons
C-Grade champion: Kevin Walsh
Senior champion: Daryl Wall
Junior champion: Caine Cockle
Ladies Division 1 Champion: Addi Butorac
Ladies Division 2 Champion: Hayley Barba
A field of 19 players were out for the All Sporters 9-hole competition. The old shark, Rod Ingram, shot the lights out with 24 points.
1st: Rod Ingram, 24pts.
2nd: Luke Peters, 21pts.
3rd: Des Hensler, 20pts c/b.
There were a considerable number playing in the Friday Sporters 9-hole competition. Jake Cockle and Josh Jones battled it out all the way to the finish line.
1st: Jake Cockle, 21pts.
2nd: Josh Jones, 20pts.
3rd: Blake Thomas, 19pts c/b.
It has been one of the biggest fields seen for the Innisfail Golf Club Men’s and Ladies’ Championships, with 46 players having completed the first two rounds in some very trying conditions.
Bryce Hoad and Dan Carter shot personal bests to win the nett prizes for Patrons Day 1 and Vice-Captain Day 2, with 65 Nett/64 Nett, respectively.
Trent Mann and Ian Saunderson have commanding leads in A and B-grades, with some fantastic play in the wet. Colt Barba led the C-grade Men, with only six shots separating the first five players.
Addi Butorac and Cindy Cockle are leading the Ladies’ grades with two days play remaining.
Results are in for Day 1 and 2 for all grades. The Top Four in the Men’s Grades and Top Two from the Ladies’ Grades are seeded, and the match committee have entered them into the Saturday timesheet.
Members can access the leader boards on the portal. Simply log in, select ‘Leader boards,’ then select the Men’s or Ladies’ Club Championships to view the results.
Patrons Day 1 Results
1st: Bryce Hoad, 65 nett.
2nd: Ian Saunderson, 68 nett.
3rd: Hayley Barba, 69 nett.
4th: Colt Barba, 70 nett c/b.
5th: Dan Carter, 70 nett.
Vice Captain’s Day 2 Results
1st: Dan Carter, 64 nett.
2nd: Ian Saunderson, 66 nett.
3rd: Matthew Barclay, 67 nett.
4th: Kevin Walsh, 69 nett c/b.
5th: Colt Barba, 69 nett.
Junior golf will resume on June 27.
Vandeleur & Todd Solicitors and Drummond Golf are the sponsors of a new match play competition, with the first round to commence on June 26.
IGC Memberships for 2021-2022 Season
Members are reminded that Innisfail Golf Club memberships for 2021 – 2022 season are due by June 30.
Please visit Innisfail Golf Club’s Facebook page to keep up with golf around our region.
Wednesday All Sporters competition – from 12.00pm, groups of 4 permitted.
Friday Sporters Comp – from 12.00pm and 2.00pm, groups of 4 permitted – online bookings.
Vandeleur & Todd Solicitors Matchplay Round 1 – June 26.
Junior Golf – June 27.
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