The best male golfers from across the Bendigo region will head to Melbourne on Sunday to prepare for next week’s prestigious Country Week competition.
The GCV team will play at Keysborough Golf Club on Monday against Western Victoria in the morning round and the formidable Goulburn Valley team in the afternoon. On Tuesday, the GCV team will take on Murray Darling, then East Gippsland at Riversdale Golf Club.
The top five players in the team all play off handicaps of +1 or scratch, with the remaining members playing off handicaps of only 1, 2 or 3.
The Golf Central Victoria team is made up of: Craig Grigson (captain, Neangar Park), Hayden Nielsen (vc, Axedale), Brent Rothacker (Bendigo), Justin Williams (Neangar Park), Geoff Viney (Bendigo), Stephen Rotherham (Neangar Park), Lex Johnstone (Axedale), Braiden Connor (Neangar Park), Eric Barclay (Neangar Park), Andrew Drummond (Neangar Park), Philip DeAraugo (manager) and Mark Bamford (liaison officer).