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February 25, 2020
Scone Golf Report: Feb 19-23

By Lyn Banks It was a pleasant day for golf on Thursday, February 20 at Scone for the start of the ladies 18 hole season. A great field of twenty players turned out for the Ambrose event sponsored by Sarah Howey. The course was heavy after all the rain but the fairways and greens were […]

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February 21, 2020
Inspiring Isabella: Scone’s Starlight Super Swimmer

TWELVE year old, Isabella Henderson, loves swimming and is only three kilometres away from achieving her goal to swim 50 kilometres in 30 days and raise money for children in hospital. “I started on the 26th of January and I’m swimming until the 24th,” said Isabella. “I’ve got a big country carnival in Sydney tomorrow […]

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February 12, 2020
Scone Golf Report: February 10

By Lyn Banks THE welcome rain throughout the region made for some difficult conditions for play on Saturday, February 8 at the Scone Golf Course. The rough has grown significantly and combined with the mud made it hard to find the ball at times. The rest of the course and especially the greens were presented […]

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February 3, 2020
Scone Golf Report: January 30

By Lyn Banks Jodie Hinde won the Asser House voucher on Thursday, January 30 at Scone Golf Course when the ladies played a 9 Hole Stableford. She had a great score of 20 points. Balls went to June Jukes 18, Lyn Banks 17 and Judy Carmody 16 points on a countback from Annie Woods. On […]

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January 20, 2020
Scone Golf Report: January 16 and 18

By Lyn Banks  The Scone lady golfers made a return on Thursday January 16 playing a 9 Hole Stableford competition. They played for the Asser House voucher and a three way countback was required to determine the winner. Julie Leckie had 17 points to beat Judy Carmody and Jodie Hinde who both won balls. The […]

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January 13, 2020
Upper Hunter Cricket Results

By Russell Sakey  Merriwa 3 / 58    D Muro 34* defeated Bunnan 57 off 16.2 overs  C Stokes 2/10, B Strachan 2/26, G Sheehan 4/6 Muswellbrook Souths  v Muswellbrook Silver  no details supplied. Muswellbrook Blue 160 off 40 overs J Cooper 50, N Jawaad 35 defeated Murrurundi 150 off 30 overs J Cooper 2/35, […]

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January 13, 2020
Scone Golf Report: January 11

By Lyn Banks COOLER conditions were appreciated by the Scone golfers on Saturday, January 11. The early players had a hot start with the temperature in the 30’s until a southerly hit at 7.40am. The rest of the day stayed in the mid 20’s but players had to content with the wind with gusts over […]

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January 7, 2020
Veteran’s Golf Report: Jan 7

By Graham Turvey THE veterans started their 2020 golfing program with 26 keen and happy players at Muswellbrook on Tuesday, January 7 for a stableford event. Graham Huggins continued his recent good form in the heat to win with 40 points from Les Durham 2nd 39, Greg Newman 3rd 37, Jock O’Connor 4th 36 C/B […]

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January 7, 2020
Scone Golf Report: Jan 4

By Lyn Banks TEE times were created from 6.30am to avoid the extreme heat conditions on Saturday January 4 at Scone Golf Course. The field of 27 players played an 18 Hole Stroke / Stableford for the Scone RSL Group Monthly Mug. Mac Dawson had a fine round of two over par 74 for 69 […]

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December 17, 2019
Upper Hunter Cricket: Round 11 Results

By Russell Sakey Merriwa 2 / 178 off 20 overs defeated Bunnan 7/ 175 off 40 overs. Merriwa P Ashford 71, B Strachan 39*, S Morgan 29*, J Osmond 21 Bunnan 7/175 J Davis 72, C Day 19, M Soper 18, J Vincent 14. N Blackadder 2/21. Muswellbrook Silver v Muswellbrook Souths no results provided. […]

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