IT'S been a long time between drinks for Kevin Webb when it comes to winning a Gerringong Golf Club Monthly Medal, but his thirst was quenched on Saturday after he came in with a winning 67 nett.
Ben Cronin's nett 65 was the best score of the day, but as a visitor, he wasn't eligible to win the medal.
Third place went to Daniel Hamilton, who carded 68 nett.
Balls went to players with 71 nett or better.
Nearest to Pins: 2nd A. Tartu, 8th T. Murphy, 9th Drive and Pitch T. McMahon, 14th B. Gillard, 18th P. Ford, 17th Longest Drive (A) Bede Gillard, (B) B. Gillard.
When word got out that a mid-week comp was in the offing last Tuesday week, there were a lot of, "I'll see you in a couple of hours love," in the district.
Michael Johnson succumbed to peer pressure and begrudgingly played. Luckily he did, because he cantered it in with 44 points. The minor placings went to Neil Murray (42) and Kevin Webb (39 pts).
Nearest to Pins: 2nd D. Matters, 8th R. Stafford, 10th Drive and Pitch D. Matters, 14th M. Schibeci, 18th N. Guy, 9th Longest Drive M. Westhoff.
After Ian Wilcox scored 42 points on Sunday there was a mass groan of resignation by the rest of the field, knowing they had no chance.
Craig Kennedy stoically soldiered on, recording 40 points to claim runner-up spot.
Balls went to B. Gillard, S. Miller and M. Swain, all on 39 points. Nearest to Pins. 2nd B. Emmett, 8th S. Miller, 14th B. Emmett.
Craig Kennedy's on-course time is paying off in results, with a convincing win in the Chook Run with 27 points.
Col Stoddart achieved the 'Holy Grail' of golf by having a hole-in-one on the 14th - congratulations. His 25 points got the better of Kris Puckeridge's 25 points in a countback.
Balls went to K. Dorahy (24), G. Wright (24), B. Wall (22) and B. Kolderie (21 pts).