NOWRA CONDUCTS ANNUAL GOLF CROQUET CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS
Saturday August 26th and Sunday 27th 22 members of Nowra took part in the club’s handicap doubles competition.
Winners Block A: Runners up: Block B Winners:
Margaret Sawers and Doug Houssenloge, Don Sawers and Paul Wormleaton.
Larry Becroft and Bob Davis,
Di Milne and Linda Paull
Margaret & Doug beat Linda & Di 7/5 Larry & Bob beat Don and Paul 7/6.
Due to a sudden squall in the afternoon the finals were postponed until September 8th when Larry and Bob beat Margaret and Doug 7/5
Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th 18 members played in the club’s open doubles championships Players arranged their own partners and those who were unable to find a partner put their names on a sheet and partners were arranged for them.
First division Winners: Larry Becroft and Glyn Williams on a count back from Margaret Sawers and John Deeves
Second division Winners: Don Sawers and Len Muir. Runners-up Marie McLean and Bob Davis
The open Singles championship was also held with
Div 1. Winner David Hanbidge, r/u Glyn Williams
Div 2. Winner Graeme Lovel, r/u Pat Poynter
Div 3 Winner Doug Houssenloge, r/u Don Sawers
By line and photos by Margaret Sawers
Open doubles winners Glyn Williams, Larry Becroft