McAuliffe and Cresswell win Macksville Golf Club champs

A CHILLY Wednesday saw a small field of Macksville ladies compete for the monthly medal and the final round of the 2017 golf club championships.

Christine Parker won the day and the medal round with a gross of 103 and nett 79 and 31 putts.

Helen Ferrero scooped the prize pool, landing the nearest the pin on the fourth and also had 29 putts to win the putting competition.

The cherry on the top saw Helen placed as runner up on a countback from Cathy Cresswell. Cathy also collected the nearest the pin on the 4th.

Rhonda McAuliffe retained the championship lead to reign as the 2017 ladies champion after 10 years of playing golf at Macksville. A testament to application and skill.

Helen Ferrero with gross 299 narrowed the lead from 11 strokes after the second round to a close four strokes after the third and final round.

Rhonda hung onto the lead, compiling a gross total of 295.

Cathy Cresswell is the Macksville Golf Club’s nett champion for 2017.