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The weekend in sport

July 11, 2024

Oberon Tigers Senior League

It was a mixed week for the senior teams at Grenfell with the league tag ladies going down 32-4 and the men winning by 44-12.

Next week's matches will be against CSU at Oberon.

Oberon Tigers Juniors

It was a weekend for some fun and running around.

Under 7s. Photos supplied

Under 10s v Eglinton. Photos supplied

Oberon Pony Club

Fabulous winter rally today with a trail ride (due to wet grounds). Loved spending time with the awesome team from Sun Valley PC. finished off with a BBQ around the campfire and fur friends.

Danielle Doff

Ready for a day's riding. Photo supplied

Oberon Golf Club

Blitzing the field by 7 shots in an emphatic display today, a man who enjoys a beer or seven, our very own BX Man - Anthony Borton - took out the A-Grade July Medal today with 71 off the stick, nett 67 (-3) with Alan Cairney runner up with 74.

David Zhou won the B-Grade July Medal with 73 (+3) by a shot from Arron Cooper-Durant with 74.

Nearest to Pin (in cms)

  • 1st: Neil Whalan 198
  • 7th: Al Cairney 262
  • 9th: no one hit the green
  • 17th: Ian Fowler 238
Highlights from the 38 players included - Borto - even par on the back 9 and birdies on 3 and 15 Terry Robinson birdies on 1 and 5 Laurie Murphy birdies on 5 and 11 on his way to 99 whilst pushing his cart home the last 4 holes. A total of 11 birdies (0.289 per player - 0.308 avg) on - 1st, 3rd, 4th(2), 5th(3), 7th(2), 11th and 15th.

A great result for Anthony (and a great beer, too). Photo supplied

Thursday golf results.

Winner was Blake Pointon with 27 points, Hamish Gidley-Barin was the runner up on a 3 way count back.

Balls went to Stan Evans, Kevin Hally, Phil Cummings, Josh Claridge and Chris Boardman.

Nearest to the pin on the 1st was won by Tony Ryan.

Oberon United Football Club

It was a 2-1 win for the Under13s against Lithgow City Rangers and a 1 all draw for the women against Colegians.

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