New Life Member

Ladies Captain Nancy Duursma and Pat Cooper. Pat Cooper is the newest Life Member at the Rutherglen Golf Club.

Rutherglen Golf Club has inducted Pat Cooper as a Life Member at their monthly dinner on Friday, May 27.

Pat was joined by her family, some of her “old playing buddies” and current Rutherglen Golf Club members and friends.

Pat started playing in 1976, and in 1981 and 1982 she went straight to the top as Lady President.

For 40 years she served on both the Ladies Main Committee, Ladies Match Committee and has been a North East Delegate on many occasions.

Pat is currently on the Ladies Match Committee and has been the club’s ladies’ handicapper for well over 35 years continuously. This is an incredible commitment, every week for over 35 years.

Pat’s achievements include:

AJ Francis Bowl

• 1981 (P Cooper, S Ferrari, A Hambly and M Richardson)

• 1990 (H Eggleston, M Williams, S Fenn and P Cooper)

• 1991 (J Harrison, B Henderson and P Cooper)

• 2004 (J Lawler, N Duursma and P Cooper)

In 1983, along with Joan Hall, Pat started the Hall and Cooper 4BBB Match Play. It took Pat 23 years to win her own trophy.

• 2006 Pat Cooper and Betty King,

• 2010 Pat Cooper and Judy Harrison

Netherby Cup - 3 best net scores in 2004

The Captain’s Trophy 1994 and 1997

In 1981, the George Wheeler Memorial Mix – Pat and John Cooper

In 1986, Mike McMahon Memorial Mix – Pat and John Cooper

In 1995, the Louise Briers Trophy

B Grade Champion 1993, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2015, 2017 and 2018.

Maureen Taylor, Judy Harrison, Pat Cooper and Elsie Romey.
Pat Cooper with her family.