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Seniors 'FUN GOLF' - Pink Ball December 1st 2015


The 3rd FUN GOLF event took place on Tuesday 1st December with 9 Teams of 3 taking part in a Pink Ball competition. Again this format was new to most of the members with the Stableford score for the player holding the PINK BALL and the best score of the other 2 team members being taken to determine the score on that hole.

After heavy over night rain the course was again playing its full length with very little roll on the ball. Most people travelled to the course with windscreen wipers operating but miraculously the rain moved on allowing everyone to get round without the need for umbrellas.

Results on the day
1st Tony Davies, Andrew Kettle & George Crowford 79 points
2nd John Clarke, David Dobney & Shaun Boney 72 points (Count Back)
3rd Steve White, Mike Bower & Colin Farrington 72 points (Count Back)
4th Graham Secker, Barrie Satinton & Bill Brogan 72 Points
5th Ray Clark, Nigel Beaumont & David Martin 70 Points
6th Nick Craft, Terry Bond & Phillip Willcock 67 Points
7th Peter Hawkins, Tony Noble & Keith Brown 65 Points
8th Fred Williams, David Langley & Norman Halliday 63 Points
9th Peter Rollings, Mike Monaghan & Manny Barker 61 Points

Points from this competition go towards the Jack Whiteley Trophy; 10 FUN GOLF events are held throughout the year with the best 6 individuals points going towards the Trophy.

The leaders of ‘Race to Jack Whiteley’ after 3 events
1st Place Tony Davies 3 points
2nd Place David Dobney 5 points
3rd Place George Crowford 7 points

These are early days yet in the competition and much can change in the next 7 ‘FUN GOLF’ events. The next round will be on Tuesday 8th Dec with the format being teams of 3 in a ‘YORKSHIRE STABLEFORD’ competition so please make every effort to join us. This will be the last of the Jack Whiteley competition in 2015 but battles will resume early in the New Year with the last of the 10 events being on Feb 23rd 2016