Miraflores 25th January 2018
Todays game at Miraflores was sponsored by Len Wood. The format was individual stableford. It was also our end of month competition with the winner going forward to the "Champion of Champions" final. Every one, except those who didn't score well, agreed the course was in good condition. Despite many of our members going down with the dreaded flu bug we still hade a very large turn out. Our winner today with a score of 38 points playing of 15.1 cut to 13.3 was Norman Tillbrook. Second with 35 points playing off 12.6 cut 11.9 was Eugene Kerr. Third also with 35 points playing of 28.6 cut to 28 but with a worse back nine was Shan Ashcroft. Nearest the pin on one on hole 13 was Phil Ashcroft with Robyn Wheeler nearest the pin in two on hole 10. Our guest price was eon by Michel Gouin. Once again thanks to Len for the great prizes.
Mijas - Los Olivos 18th January 2018
Todays game at Mijas was sponsored by Phil and Shan Ashcroft. The format was pairs better ball and individual stableford. It looked like summer had arrived as many of the 60 players were back in shorts. The winners of the pairs better ball was Pat Gallet and Andy Hassall with a score of 45 points second was Paul Barrett and Dennis Wilcockson with a score of 40 and third was Paul Winter and Howard Davis with a score of 39. The winner of the stableford competition with 35 points playing off 14.3 cut to 13.1 was Patrique Gallet. Second with 34 points playing off 20 cut to 19.5 was Paul Barrett. Third also with 34 points but with a worse back nine playing of 15.4 cut to 15.1 was Norman Tillbrook. There were prizes for nearest the pin on all the par 3's. The winners were Des Hamilton on Holes 3 and 16, Dave Rogers on Hole 9, Andy Pritchard on hole 8, Catherine Shiels on hole 14. Nearest the pin in two on hole 4 was Paul Barrett. We also played a round in our "Knock out Competition" Tony Anderson won his game with Catherine Shiels and goes forward to the next round.
Tanks to Phil and Shan for the great prizes.
Calanova 11th January 2018
Todays game at Calanova was sponsored by Jerry Halford. The format was 321 team game and individual stableford. Despite what first appeared to be a complicated game we all enjoyed the format. The winners of the 321 game with a score of 100 were Jerry Halford, Bob Sawyer, Tony Sidebottom and Simon Waby. Second with a score of 98 was Robyn Wheeler, Colin Bryan, Denis Pollock and Dennis Regan. Third with a score of 97 was Vincent McKenna Des Hamilton, Jim Madden and Mark Mathews. The winner of the stableford completion with a score off 35 points playing off 4.8 cut to 3.7 was Simon Waby. Second with a score of 34 points playing off 25.2 cut 24.7 was Rob Walker. Third also with 34 points but with a worse back nine playing off 27.5 cut to 27.2 was Denis Pollock. Nearest the pin in one on hole 8 was Lynda Walker with Des Hamilton nearest the pin in two on hole 12. Thanks to Jerry for the prizes and crazy antics back at the Red Dragon
Santana 4th January 2018 - The Scouse Trophy
Todays was our first game of 2018 and was sponsored by Bill and Pat Giles, with the format being a Texas Scramble. We were playing our first major of the year for the coveted "Scouse Trophy". On a warm and sunny winters day and with the course in superb condition the teams set out to win the trophy.
First with score of 60.4 was Tim Hemming, Bob Sawyer, Des Hamilton and Timmy Hemming. Second with a score of 61. was Phil Dodd, Jan Dodd, Kay England and Martin England. Third with a score of 65.4 was Pat Gallet, Larry Byrne and Andy Hassall. There were prizes for nearest the pin on all par 3's. The winners were, Lynda Walker on hole 2, Andy Hassall on Hole 7, Shelia Booth on hole 12 and Timmy Hemming on hole 16. Thanks to Bill and Pat for the great prizes.