Bland edges Eyles in photo finish


The Players’ Lounge Golf Society

Tuesday, Oct. 31, Green Valley – Stableford

1st Howard Bland (26) 40pts

2nd Billy Eyles (22) 40pts

3rd Eddy Beilby (22) 39pts

4th Mike Holmes (14) 38pts

Near Pins: No 8 Mark Watkins, No 16 Mark Wood.

Howard Bland and Billy Eyles shared the match honours today at Green Valley, both with excellent 40 point returns but with Howard just edging Billy for the top podium spot.  Eddy the Eagle swooped in for the third podium spot just a point in arrears. Mike Holmes filled the flight with 38 points.

Friday, Nov. 3,
The Emerald – Stableford

1st Niall Stuart (35) 37pts

2nd Daryl Ottaway (8) 36pts

3rd Phil Taylor (14) 35pts

A small but talented group took to the road to play the Emerald.  Top man today was Aussie star Niall Stuart with a fine 37 points and he was followed closely up the podium steps by Daryl Ottaway with a solid even par round.  This left Phil Taylor to tidy up the flight with 35 points.