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    Leonie Atkin.

Atkin wins Warracknabeal golf championship

Leonie Atkin continued her strong run of form to claim Warracknabeal Golf Club’s ladies championship.

Atkin finished with a score of 261 to claim the top honour ahead of runner-up Wendy Hewitt, 275. Hewitt was also the Elders handicap champion on 227.

The division-two championship was also hotly contested, with Kaye Picken, 306, winning from Beth Preston, 310. Preston was the handicap champion with 226.

The final round of the championships also coincided with the June monthly medal.

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Atkin won the medal with a score of 73 nett, on a countback from Charmaine Wilson. 

Putting winners were, division one, Atkin, 27, and division two, Picken and Isobel Davidson, 30.‘Good scores’ were returned by Carolyn Morcom and Sue Krause, 78 nett, and Debby Barling, 79 nett. 

The ‘nine in’ winner was Vicki Hinkley, 17, and ‘nine out’, Wilson, 19.

The club will host MyGolf junior clinics on the next two Mondays to coincide with the school holidays.

The sessions, for children aged three to eight, will be from 1.30pm to 3pm and cost $5 each.

People can visit to book or call Carolyn Morcom on 0427 982 106 for more information.

The entire June 24, 2020 edition of The Weekly Advertiser is available online. READ IT HERE!

The entire June 24, 2020 edition of AgLife is available online. READ IT HERE!