Wendy Hergenhan crowned Bega champion

Congratulations: Event sponsor Simon Owens congratulates the Bega Open four-ball winners Sue Taylor and Wendy Hergenhan - Wendy is also the 2018 champion.
Congratulations: Event sponsor Simon Owens congratulates the Bega Open four-ball winners Sue Taylor and Wendy Hergenhan - Wendy is also the 2018 champion.

Bega ladies golf officials said the club was blessed with excellent weather for both days of the Open Tournament with players from all local clubs and Queanbeyan taking part. 

The winning four-ball best-ball scratch team on Saturday was Wendy Hergenhan (Bega) and Sue Taylor (Q’beyan)with 28 gross with the regular duo winning many years previously.

Runners-up were Kate Walker and Cheryl Ramsey with 26.

Handicap winning team was Margaret Atkins and Barbara Ubrihien (Bega) with 42 points, ahead of Maree Hergenhan and Pam Hahne on a count-back from Susan Hergenhan and Shirley Newlove. 

Sunday was a stroke event and Wendy Hergenhan was declared open champion with 80 gross, one shot away from division one scratch winner Sylvia Donohoe of Narooma with 81.

Division one runner-up was Erica Hansen with 88 gross, while handicap winner was Lynda Jolly 75, from runner-up Cheryl Ramsay. 

Division two scratch winner was Janice Davidson with 97 gross on a count-back from runner-up Karen Enright. Handicap winner was Anne Lavender on 78 on a count-back from Maria Marr. 

Barbara Ubrihien won the division three scratch with 101 gross from runner-up Cathy Munday on 106.

Division three handicap winner was Veronica Coman with 75 nett from June Douch 77.

The Pat Ubrihien Salver was won by Wendy Hergenhan, Janelle Holdsworth and Barbara Ubrihien. 

Suzanne Korth, Brenda Whiffen and Veronica Coman all won $100 in the shootout.