Mighty Meagher storms to victory in the Little Hay Ladies’ Championship

Elaine Meagher and Linda Reeves receive their trophies from ladies' captain Dorcas Kindinger
Elaine Meagher and Linda Reeves receive their trophies from ladies' captain Dorcas Kindinger

It was ladies’ weekend at Little Hay Golf Club, with both the Ladies’ Championship and the Thipthorpe Trophy played over 36 holes on Saturday and Sunday.

The worthy winner of the Championship was Elaine Meagher with a gross score of 163, while Linda Reeves claimed the Trophy with a nett 142. Linda was also second in the Championship with gross 168, ahead of third-placed Pauline Manning who shot 172.

Second in the Trophy was Linda Cusick with nett 143, with Elaine finishing third with a score of nett 147.

Meanwhile, the Seniors’ June Medal took place at Little Hay on Thursday; Division One was won by Jim Littlechild with nett 70, ahead of runner-up Tim Farrow (nett 71 on count-back) and third-placed Frank Klimaszewski.

Division Two was won by Vic Allen with nett 68; second was John Murphy with a score of 70 points ahead of Trevor F Sargeant.