PGC Newsletter 10.04.2019

SUBSCRIPTIONS are now overdue as of 31st March. If you wish to discuss payment options, please contact Andrew McKnight, 376 7445 or email him

 WAIRARAPA VETS will be played here tomorrow, Thursday 11th in conjunction with the Thursday club haggle. Tee off at 11am after morning tea, all members and visitors most welcome.

 INTERCLUB AT DANNEVRKE this Saturday 13th – make your own way up there for a cuppa tea at 10.15am before teeing off at 11am. Or offer a ride to someone would be pretty cool.

 LADIES PENNANTS: Silver and District pennant teams came back down to earth with comprehensive losses on Monday at Manawatu to two very in-form teams. The Silver team (Pam Bisset, Deb Henricksen, Lindy Wheeler and Sue Ross) who are still co-leaders of the competition lost to Eketahuna, while the District team  -Pam Huddleston, Rona Squires, Margaret Drysdale and Kay Ball were beaten by Levin.

On Sunday 14th, our Championship team of Lisa Cotton and Lindy Wheeler play Manawatu A at Wanganui. All the best – enjoy your games.

 INTER-COLLEGIATE  GOLF: (From Tararua College Facebook page)

Congratulations to our 4 students for participating in the Secondary School Golf Tournament on Thursday 28th March over at the Marton Golf Course. It has been a long time since we have had a golf team here at TC so well done!

Team Gross - 4th with total points of 324 with the 3 best scores
Individual - 
Abby Treder 2nd - 83 points (girls net), Armand Van Lelyveld 1st - 68 points (boys net), Jacob Smith 1st - 61 points (boys net - local handicap). A huge thank you to Mr Jason Treder for transporting them over there for the day

These are names to watch in the future!

GOLF COMMENT: The other team member was Max Ashwell. All four are members here at Pahiatua.

NZ WOMEN’S MASTERS 2019 Congratulations to Lisa Cotton for a great Masters playing in Nelson last weekend.

Notable for the team was a stunning result from Lisa Herbert (nee Aldridge) of Manawatu who was the best individual of the tournament with a total of 143 gross stableford points which included a 4-under producing 40 points. The team was placed 10th overall. 


FRIDAY 22nd March – Tradies Tournament

FRIDAY 22nd March – Tradies Tournament

Senior Men:

1st K Broughton 46 points

2nd I Sturgess 45 points

3rd D Pierey 44 points

4th T Kerins 43 points

5th L Toheriri 41 points

6th P Gavigan 41 points

7th N Coombe 41 points


Junior Men:

1st C Wallace 49 points

2nd G Squires 47 points

3rd G Ransom 44 points

4th S Huddleston 42 points

5th R Light 41 points

6th R Fryer 41 points


1st D Galvin 43 points

2nd M Hunt 39 points

3rd P Huddleston 37 points

4th K Ball 34 points


1st S Power 45 points

2nd C Kendall 40 points


P Johns (9), M Ransom (14), J Walker (12 and 18), G Ransom (9)

Long Drive:

Senior Men – S Eldridge

Junior Men – G McClelland

Non-Golfer – K Harris

Ladies – P Huddleston


Senior Men – K Broughton

Junior Men – G Terry

Non-Golfer – B Galloway

Ladies – D Galvin

Tuesday 26th March – Trethella Round 1 (Par)

1st A Mason 9 up

2nd N Mabey 8 up

3rd= M Drysdale, M McAvoy and C Daysh 7 up

6th= M Hunt and M Mudgway 6 up

Twos: M McAvoy and C Daysh

Accuracy: P Huddleston

Thursday 28th March – Stableford

1st M Galvin 46 points

2nd S Huddleston 44 points

3rd B Doherty 43 points

4th C Bennett 43 points

5th P Lofthouse 43 points, by lot from A Devonshire

Saturday 30th March – Stableford

1st S Huddleston 45 points

2nd KP Bourke 45 points

3rd A Devonshire 44 points

4th J Cuttance 43 points

5th P Galvin 42 points

Closest to Pin: J Delehanty (12), R Stewart (9)

Twos: J Delehanty (18). The jackpot was not stuck

Sunday 31st March – Stableford

1st B Young 43 points

2nd A McKnight 42 points

3rd M Galvin 41 points

4th M Hemopo 41 points

Twos: K Pierey, #12, #14. The jackpot was #9, so no struck.


Tuesday 2nd April – LGU Silver Medal and Stableford Button

1st P Huddleston 67 nett

2nd D Small 69 nett

3rd P Abbot 70 nett

4th D Gavin 71 nett

5th M Brislane 72 nett

6th= D Henricksen and P Bisset 73 nett

Twos: L Wheeler

Accuracy: C Daysh

Medal/Stableford Button winner: P Huddleston 67 nett/42 stableford points

Thursday 3rd April – Stableford

1st P Johns 42 points

2nd P Galvin 41 points

3rd B Doherty 38 points

4th J Delehanty 38 points

Saturday 6th April – Par Watson Cup Rd 3

1st S Huddleston 7 up

2nd I Fraser 6 up

3rd L Toheriri 5 up

4th= P Johns, K Pierey, A Devonshire and KP Bourke 4 up

Closest to Pin: #9, D Pierey, #12 Noel

Twos: L Toheriri (12), D Pierey (14), N Coombe (12), I Fraser (12) The jackpot (9) was not stuck

Note: Ivan Fraser shot his age today – well done!

Sunday 7th April

Donald Vases 27-hole mixed Canadian Foursomes

1st P and M Drysdale 91.5 nett

2nd D and J Smith 93.5 nett

3rd B and J Smith



Posted: Tuesday 7 May 2019