Jomtien Golf with the IPGC
Monday, Jan. 10, Bangpakong – Stableford
1st Chris Voller 39pts
2nd Paul Butler 33pts
3rd Peter Pedder 31pts
1st Bill Hewitt 37pts
2nd Howard Stanley 32pts
3rd D. Scougal 31pts
1st Chris Reed 36pts
2nd M.Fitzgerald 33pts
3rd Fred Duffy 33pts
1st Noi E. 36pts
2nd Herma F. 34pts
3rd Mam Morel 32pts
A group of eight ladies and thirty four men took up the challenge of Bangpakong on Monday with some good scores topping all four divisions.
Division 2 winners at Bangpakong, Howard Stanley, Billy Hewitt and Dennis Scougal.
Chris Voller recorded the best tally of the day, 39 points, to be a runaway winner in the premier flight by six points. Bill Hewitt did almost equally as well in division 2 to win by five clear while the third and ladies divisions were won with even par 36-point rounds from Chris Read and Noi E. respectively.
Near pin prizes were picked up by Andy Baber, Jean Bruneau, Bill Hewitt, Wilf Latham, William Chang, Jean Morel (2), Rudi Schaefer, Herma (2) and Miss Nut, while Wilf Latham was the only one to convert his into a birdie ‘2’.
Wednesday, Jan 12, Mt. Shadow – Stableford
1st Jean Bruneau 32pts
2nd Peter Seward 32pts
3rd Raivo Velsberg 31pts
1st William Chang 29pts
2nd Bruce Gardner 28pts
3rd Jim Connelly25pts
Twenty-seven players were out in just two divisions on Wednesday at always tough Mountain Shadow. The scores reflected the difficulty of the course as the top return of the day was just 32 points by Jean Bruneau and Peter Seward in the top flight, with Jean have the better of the count-back.
William Chang was the winner of the second flight with a remarkably low 29 points, just edging Bruce Gardner into the runner up spot by one point.
Near pins went to Andy O’Neill, Peter Seward, Howard Stanley, Geoff Stubbs, Paul Chabot and Jim Connelly, while the 2’s went to Andy O’Neill in division 1 and a rollover to Jim Connelly in division 2.
Friday, Jan 14, Eastern Star – Stableford
1st M. Macateer 35pts
2nd Jean Bruneau 35pts
3rd Chris Voller 35pts
1st Bryan Rought 34pts
2nd Don Head 31pts
3rd Cully Monks 30pts
1st Glyn Evans 32pts
2nd Lee Casey 29pts
3rd Fred Duffy 29pts
1st Sangworn Blair 36pts
2nd Miss Nut 32pts
The largest group of the week, 43 in total, travelled down to Ban Chang on Friday to play our regular course at Eastern Star.
The scores were not so great today with only one player able to equal par and that golfer was Sangworn Blair who scored a four point victory over the field in the Ladies division.
The next closest to a par score was M. Macateer in the top division who took the honours with 35 points.
The second and third tier flights were won by Bryan Rought and Glyn Evans respectively while the near pins went to Daryl Blair, Jens Gunnarson, Arthur Hancock, Chris Voller, Paul Chabot, Jim Lane (2), John Williams, Miss Nut (2) and Jill Stanley.
There were no ‘2’s recorded in any of the flights today.