Voller heads the scoring at Bangpakong


Jomtien Golf with the IPGC

Monday, Jan. 10, Bangpakong – Stableford

Division 1

1st Chris Voller 39pts

2nd Paul Butler 33pts

3rd Peter Pedder 31pts

Division 2

1st Bill Hewitt 37pts

2nd Howard Stanley 32pts

3rd D. Scougal 31pts

Division 3

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. 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

Division 1

1st Jean Bruneau 32pts

2nd Peter Seward 32pts

3rd Raivo Velsberg 31pts

Division 2

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

Division 1

1st M. Macateer 35pts

2nd Jean Bruneau 35pts

3rd Chris Voller 35pts

Division 2

1st Bryan Rought 34pts

2nd Don Head 31pts

3rd Cully Monks 30pts

Division 3

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.