BENDIGO made a great start to the women’s Country Teams Golf Championship in Melbourne yesterday.
Bendigo defeat the division one reigning champions North Eastern 4-3 at Spring Valley Golf Club.
Janelle Brown led the charge with a 2-1 victory over Louise Briers.
Carmel Bourne defeated Jenna Fitzgerald 4-3 and young gun Tahlia Holmberg was too good for Di Murphy 4-3.
Jenni Bilkey and Stephanie Wearne squared their games against Sue Eisenhouer and Donna Anstee respectively to ensure Bendigo clinched the points.
In the remaining two matches, Jenna Harding lost to Jeanette Grannetia 4-2 and Bernice Campbell went down to Glenda Hoskins 3-2.
Bendigo heads to Peninsula Golf Club for today’s double-header against Goulburn Valley and South Western.