Springwood move up rankings in Western Sydney Region Veteran Golfers Association Inter-Club

Elizabeth Paynter (Springwood Country Club) in action during the July WSRVGA Inter-Club event at Richmond Golf Club. Photo: Noel Rowsell (www.photoexcellence.com.au)
Elizabeth Paynter (Springwood Country Club) in action during the July WSRVGA Inter-Club event at Richmond Golf Club. Photo: Noel Rowsell (www.photoexcellence.com.au)

Penrith Golf CLub has moved to the lead in the Western Sydney Region Veteran Golfers Association (WSRVGA) Inter-Club Club of the Year rankings, following another strong showing in the July event.

Springwood Country Club also had its best round of the season, finishing the day in fourth spot.

Reigning Club of the Year Richmond Golf Club hosted the July event, providing their course in great condition and with the players enjoying perfect weather.

The home club was also the biggest winner on the day, finishing with the day's best team score of 151, ahead of Penrith 146, Dunheved 146, Springwood 141, Leonay 139, Wallacia 134, Glenmore Heritage Valley 131 and Stonecutters Ride 127.

The Club of the Year honours appear to be a match in four, even at this early stage of the year.

Richmond is showing a willingness to defend their title to the utmost but Penrith currently lead the rankings on 738, ahead of Dunheved 732, Richmond 731 and Wallacia 728.

The full list of results from the day are as follows:

2BBB Division One: Carol Carter, Carolyn Lozier (Richmond) 45; R/Up Jim Bullock, Karl Lozier (Richmond) 44 c/b.

2BBB Division Two: Gary Posadas, Keith Wilson (Penrith) 45; Christine Hoppe, Noel Hoppe (Wallacia) 44 c/b.

Singles: Division One Men: Phillip Tunchon (Penrith) 39, R/Up Jim Bullock (Richmond) 38; Division Two: Mark Mostyn (Springwood) 38, R/Up Brian Holland (Richmond) 37; Division Three: Noel Byles (Richmond) 39, R/Up Robert Sproule (Leonay) 38.

Singles: Division One Women: Sue Evers (Springwood) 38, R/Up Carol Carter (Richmond) 37; Division Two: Maureen Proctor (Penrith) 38, R/Up Elaine Williams (Dunheved) 36.