Michael Prescott takes the prize in veterans' golf

Michael Prescott put up a strong score to win this week's round of veterans' golf, scoring 24 Stableford points in a dominant display, with only a handicap of eight as assistance.
Michael Prescott put up a strong score to win this week's round of veterans' golf, scoring 24 Stableford points in a dominant display, with only a handicap of eight as assistance.

On Thursday, October 3, 2019, 33 veteran golfers took to the first nine at Cowra Golf Club in ideal conditions for a Stableford event. The dry weather conditions continue leave the fairways with a fast running surface, resulting in some excellent scores.

Michael PRESCOTT was certainly the star performer on the day, with 24 Stableford points for the nine holes, playing off a 18 hole handicap of just eight. His performance was equal to playing to a plus four handicap. Congratulations to Michael.

He was followed by good score by Neil HAYES, Warwick STUBBING and Ray KELLY, all with 22 Points.

The prize winners for the day are listed with their Stableford score and the handicap they played off in brackets.

WINNERS

  • 24 Michael PRESCOTT (8)
  • 22 Neil HAYES (25)
  • 22 Warwick STUBBING (23)
  • 22 Ray KELLY (21)
  • 20 Tim WOOD (20)
  • 20 David GOUGE (24)
  • 19 Colin RIDDING (21)
  • 19 Brian MCGUINESS (19)
  • 19 Alan LUFF (27)
  • 19 John HOLMES (12)
  • 18 Barry REYNOLDS (13)
  • 18 John MURPHY (22)*

* = From other players on a countback.

The prize winners will have their handicap reduced by three for future veteran events. Players who score 16 Stableford points or less, and were not prize winners, will have their handicap increased by two for veteran events.

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