The Women’s Four Ball returned to the Gowan Brae Golf and Country Club on June 11th, 2023. The 2023 event saw 28 two-player teams compete for both gross and net championships.
Sunday brought sunny and warm conditions to the field at the NB Women’s Four Ball, Driven by Audi Moncton, the second event of the 2023 Golf NB Championship Schedule.
In the Gross Division, it was Paula Napke-Flanagan and Morgan Matchett of the Miramichi Golf and country Club who would complete their weekend with a victory in extra holes. Paula Napke-Flanagan and Morgan Matchett were able to fend off Tamara Stephen of Lakeside Golf and Country Club and her partner Claudette Nowlan of Pine Needles Golf and Country Club. Both groups finished 18 holes at +4 (76), however it was on the 1st hole of the playoff where Napke-Flanagan and Matchett would secure their victory.
In the Net Division, it was Lisa Mallet and Sonia Pitre of the Gowan Brae Golf & Country Club would would take the crown for the second year in a row, accumulating an impressive total net score of fifteen under par (-14), 58. They were able to outlast runners-up Lucie Davis and Lynn Randall of the Kingswood Golf Club who shot a net score of eleven under par (-12), 60. This was the second year in a row where Mallet and Pitre were able to fend off Davis and Randall. Tamara Stephen of Lakeside Golf and Country Club and her partner Claudette Nowlan of Pine Needles Golf and Country Club ties Davis and Randall at an impressive (-12), 60 net score.