Course Open (updated 28 September at 13:16)

LADIES’ AUTUMN MEETING
 

On Tuesday 24th September over 80 ladies attended the annual Autumn Supper and prize presentation for the Autumn meeting. which is the third of the ladies’ four main meetings of the year.

The Lady Captain entertained the ladies with an amusing account of Gentlemen commenting on a request to introduce a Ladies’ Golf Championship in 1891 as unworkable with one of the reasons given ladies weren’t suited to play this game.

Due to heavy rain in the early morning only 19 cards were taken out. However, the course stood up well to this and the greens were still smooth and fast.

The Scratch Challenge Plate and Memento, which was presented to the club by members in 1892 and awarded for the

Best Scratch Score of the Day was won by

Caryl Evans with 95

on a card play off from Rebecca McDermott

The Mabel Bennett Salver presented on loan in 2015 by the Cowdy family in memory of Mabel Bennett, grandmother, who won the salver in the Autumn Meeting in 1913 and awarded for the

Best Net Score of the day was won by

Janet Williams         81

On a card play off from Lorna Sharman and Elaine Martin

Silver Division (9 card taken out)

1st Handicap Prize on a card play off from Lorna Sharman & Elaine Martin

Janet Williams                99 – 18 – 81

Bronze Division (10 cards were taken out)

Best Gross Score

Mo Collins 109  

1st Handicap Prize (as Mo Collins can’t take two prizes)

Carole Davis         110 – 24 – 86

 

TWO CLUB:  Jan Owen and Elaine Martin on the 17th hole.

 

 

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