Belton Park juniors win the honour on the last hole
Belton Park Ladies & Juniors
Belton Park ladies and juniors played their annual match on Thursday during the half term break. Three teams of two competed in a match play format on the Ancaster course. Although chilly, the weather was fine with very little wind.
In first match the juniors played Tom Cooper and Ollie Mitchell, both with single figure handicaps, against ladies club champion Anna Clark and lady captain Sheila Mason. After some tense moments and excellent golf, the ladies won on the 16th hole.
Jack Hart played his first game for the juniors with Liam Parker in the second match. Pam Mackey and Issie Guest, both handicap league players, held out until the 17th hole where they were beaten.
The final match saw Matt Leete and Adam Halsey come back, from being three down, against lady vice captain Sue Hall and Ina Wood. The match and the competition was won on the final hole. The overall result was a 2-1 win to the juniors.
The juniors celebrated their victory in the clubhouse with burger and chips courtesy of the ladies section.
Stableford – Tuesday 18 October 2016
Challenging weather conditions meant the scores in the October stableford competition were low:
1. Annette Fordham 33 points
2. Sheila Mason 32 points
3. Shelley McClelland 30 points
1. Carol Taylor 35 points
2. Jean Tetley 34 points
3. Liz Frobisher 32 points
Irish Rumble – Tuesday 11 October 2016
Autumn sees the return of the Lady Captain Choice competitions. These fun events run throughout the autumn and winter months and usually comprise of teams of three ladies. This month’s competition was an Irish Rumble and the results were:
1. Denise Adam, Kathy Hill, Jean Sutcliffe 73 points
2. Sue Mitchell, Janni Pask, Pam Day 71 points
3. Vicky Grindal, Jan Johnson, Ann Bartlett 67 points
Medal – Tuesday 4 October 2016
Net 69 won both the silver and bronze division in the October medal.
1. Yvonne Bashford nett 69
2. Pam MacKey nett 71
3. Linda Midgley nett 75
1. Nicola Routledge nett 69
2. Rebecca Lloyd nett 73
3. Enid Maltby nett74
Ladies Friendly Match – Friday 7 October 2016
Belton Park Ladies travelled to Newark to play in a friendly match. After some close games the overall result was a 2 – 2 draw.