Local team wins Trentham Plate
The 2017 Trentham Plate has been won by the local Trentham team of Veronica Maher, Christine Schussler, Garry Ford and Bob Hogan, scoring an outstanding 118 points.
Pictured (l-r) are Garry Ford, Elaine Hanson (representing the Hanson family who are donors of the plate), Christine Schussler, Bob Hogan and Veronica Maher.
Veronica, Christine and Garry were three-quarters of the winning team in last year's plate, and they obviously recruited well for a fourth member as Bob was easily the best in the men's event with 43 points. Veronica had 41 points in the women's event.
The individual women's winner was Julie Hanson with 37 points, and the men's individual winner was Ray Rees, Neangar Park GC, also with 37 points. Ray won on a count back from Colin Wilson.
Women's nearest the pins were won by Sue Byrne, Wendy Lewis, Veronica Maher and Noelene Varley. Men's nearest the pins were won by Alan Snowden, Colin Gardner, Simon Ovenden and Tim Maddern.