Administering, supporting and promoting golf in the Illawarra

2018 Encourage Shield

The Encourage Shield is a junior pennant competition which is coordinated by Jack Newton Junior Golf and designed more for the less experienced junior golfer to provide experience in the matchplay format in order to prepare them for Junior Pennant competitions. The lower handicap limit is 7.0 up to a maximum of 27 for Boy's and 36 for Girls. 

For print copies of the rules, draw and result sheets see below.

2018 Encourage Shield Conditions.pdf

2018 Encourage Shield Draw.pdf

2018 Encourage Shield Result Sheet.pdf

Port Kembla Golf Club, 2016 Encourage Shield Winners

We currently trialling the use of a web-based system to manage the results of our Pennant competitions.

This system, Golf Box, will eventually replace all of the tables that we currently use and will also provide specific match results for each round.

Go to the following link to have a look at what is available.

Encourage Shield Draw & Results

Draw & Results: These can change subject to breaches of the rules.

 RdDate Teams Venue Time Result
Feb 4 Wollongong v St Georges BasinWollongong 7:30 am 5 - 1

Russell Vale v BYE

2Feb 11 Russell Vale v WollongongRussell Vale9:30 am1 - 5
  St Georges Basin v BYE

Feb 18 Russell Vale v St Georges BasinRussell Vale 9:00 am 2 - 4

Wollongng v BYE

Feb 25St Georges Basin v WollongongSt Georges Basin10:00 am 3 - 3

Russell Vale v BYE

5Mar 4Wollongong v Russell ValeWollongong8:40 am 6 - 0

St Georges Basin v BYE

6Mar 11 St Georges Basin v Russell ValeVincentia10.00 am 3 - 3
  Wollongong v BYE

Final Mar 251st Place v 2nd PlacePort Kembla9:12
10th Tee  



 TeamRd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3  Rd 4Rd 5  Rd 6Total 
Wollongong 0 07
St Georges Basin 2 14
Russell Vale  0 13

Games Won

Team Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Rd 6Games
St Georges Basin10430311
Russell Vale0120036