Wow it is September already, hard to believe. You certainly wouldn’t know it by the great weather we have been having. Let’s hope it sticks around for a while.
Our Men’s Senior Club Championship was held on August 21st with Brent Matheson capturing top honours with a score of 77. It should be noted that earlier in the month Brent also captured the 2016 Men’s Club Championship. Other winners were:
2nd Gross Ken Martin 79 3rd Gross Shane Wilson 82
1st Net Curtis Speiran 69 2nd Net Ken Hopper 70 3rd Net Larry Surett 71
Ist Gross Steve Wilson 84 1st Net Albert Rogers 64
2nd Gross Peter Moore 86 2nd Net Bob Forsythe 68
3rd Gross Earl Lane 87 3rd Net Gary Melvin 70
Sunday August 21 also saw the successful conclusion to the Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour’s circuit in the region this season, which ended with the two-day MJT Atlantic Canada Tour Championship / Golf NB Player of the Year Series at Royal Oaks Golf Club in Moncton, NB, August 20 and 21. Junior golfers were vying for six division titles as well as bonus MJT order of merit points and direct exemptions into the MJT Boston Pizza National Championship at The Legacy Golf Resort in Phoenix, AZ, this November. Our own Laura Wesselius, 17, of Intervale, NB, shot 72, 78 (150) which gave her the runner-up position, in the 15-19 Girls Division. Well done Laura, PVGCC is very proud of you.
The “Right Stop Petitcodiac Mixed” was held August 27, 2016, with a field of 52 player’s. It was another beautiful day at PVGCC, with the course in super shape. The day ended with a delicious roast pork dinner, which received rave reviews from all participants.
Low gross of the field was won by Laura Wesselius & Brent Matheson with a score of 72.0! Do these names sound Familiar??
Low net of the field went to Paddy & Rick MacTavish of Country Meadows, with a score of 53
Other winners were:
1st Low Gross went to Vicki & Jim Haddad with a score of 73.0 by retrogression
1st Low Net went to Heather Keith & Larry Surrett with a score of 60.5
1st Low Gross went to Myrna & Ken Martin with a score of 79.0
1st Low Net went to Oretha & Bob Forsythe with a score of 61.0
Closest to the pin honors went to Lana Manuge, Laura Wesselius, Rick Howatt and Ken Martin. Cathy Smith & Maurice Chambers were recognized as being the most honest golfers, with a score of ………
On August 28 the “Ashley Murphy Memorial Tournament” was held at the Club with Barry Colpitts taking top honours with a score of 74.
Other winners were:
2nd Gross - Brent Matheson 75 3rd Gross - Bruce Goodwin 78
1st Net - Ron Barter 66 2nd Net - Jim MacAdam 68 3rd Net - Shane Wilson 70
1st Gross - Larry Surrett 83 2nd Gross - Mike Sharpe 84 3rd Gross - Kent Garland 88
1st Net - Bob Forsythe 65 2nd Net - Earl Lane 68 3rd Net - Gary Melvin 68
Congratulations to all our winners!!