Newcastle District Golf Association Golf Club Results

B and C Grade Pennant Finals Decided

The Finals of the 2017 B & C Grade Pennants were played at Toronto CC on Sunday November 12.

Toronto CC was in great condition and the weather was perfect for golf - perhaps the best day we have had during this year's series.

To view or download a copy of the Result Sheet for the Finals, Click on the link,     Finals - Result Sheet

The C Grade Final saw a comfortable win for the team from Nelson Bay over the perennial bridesmaids Charlestown.  Big wins to Darren Handcock and Barry Elliott anchored the Nelson Bay victory 

Below is a photo of the winning C Grade team from Nelson Bay

2017 C Grade - Nelson Bay

 

As expected, the final of B Grade was a much closer affair.

With Newcastle leading 3 to 2 - the result hinged on the No.1 match between Nelson Bay's Leigh Messner and Newcastle's John Theaker.   Leigh Messner then won the 18th hole - and clinched the 3rd point for Nelson Bay when he won the 19th hole.   The teams tied on 3 games each.

The sudden death playoff was then conducted between Leigh Messner from Nelson Bay and Chris Wratten from Newcastle - with Leigh Messner winning the 1st playoff hole with a boey 5 to the 6 recorded by Chris Wratten.

Nelson Bay completed the clean sheet - winning both B and C Grade Pennants

A photo of the winning B Grade team from Nelson Bay is below.

2017 B Grade - Nelson Bay

A view of the finish of the B Grade Pennant on the 18th hole at Toronto CC


 

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