Tribe tops first round

SWEET STRIKE: Robert Harricks blasts a ball out of a bunker during a previous event at Chalambar Golf Club.
SWEET STRIKE: Robert Harricks blasts a ball out of a bunker during a previous event at Chalambar Golf Club.

Adam Tribe has taken the early lead in the A Grade club championships at Chalambar Golf Club after the first round on Saturday.

Tribe showed his talents on the course, finishing the round with a score of 69 off the stick with his handicap of one giving him a one-shot lead ahead of Sam Cronin.

In B Grade it was Ken Hurnall who made a strong impression early on, shooting 77 off a handicap of 13 to take a four-shot advantage into the second week ahead of Jim Brennan.

It was another tight result, this time in C Grade with Steve Hunt edging out Bill Bibby by one shot.

Michael Harricks, Andrew Vearing, Roger Pearse, Stuart Muller, Dan Crawford, Geoff White and Brennan all collected nearest the pin awards during the round with Tribe winning the Eagles Nest and Hurnall topping the secret six holes best score.

Harricks topped the 18-hole chicken run event ahead of Merv Fox on Thursday.

First Tee.

11.58am: Peter Gibbes, Chris Fresle, Peter Brady.

12:05: Des Hull, C. DeFegely, Jeremy Price.

12:12: Bill Bibby, Hamish Lawrie, Phil Goudie.

12:19:  Phil Hall, Cameron Lawrie, Steve Hunt, Tim Philip.

12:26:  Craig Potter, Peter Gemmola.

Tenth Tee.

11.37am: Justin Evans, John Berg, Nick Lloyd, Phil Clark.

11:44: Roger Pearse, Norm Clark, Peter Dohnt, Brett Smart.

11:51: Arthur Mahoney, John Pola, Richard Tucker, Bill Coxall.

11:58: Bernie Heard, Clyde Vearing, Ken Farrar, Tad McKinnis.

12:05: Ian Tucker, Darkie Biddle, Phil Roberts, Max Chamings.

12:12: Greg Kerr, Dan O’Connell, Jim Brennan, Ken Hurnall.

12:19: Jason Heard, David Jennings, Chris Reynolds, John Shaw.

12:26: Geoff White, Daryl Dunford, Peter Kerber, Dan Crawford.

12:33: Ali Williamson, Wayne Seadon, Steve O’Connell, Brian Leehane.

12:40: Rob Harricks, Stuart Muller, Ian Gibson, Adam Tribe