For the final round of the Jack Whiteley the weather treated us royally with a glorious morning and saw 40 Seniors taking to the Brownlow Course to play in a Bulls Eye Competition. Going into the final round there were 3 people in contention for the overall trophy Mike Collins, Tony Davis & Norman Halliday; in the end Mike Collins & Tony Davies shared the top spot with 12 points each.
The result of the the competition on the day saw the team of Philip Willcock, George Crowford & Trevor Collis come out on top with an excellent score of 80 points.
1st Philip Willcock, George Crowford & Trevor Collis 80 points
2nd Brian Mole, Peter Brooks & Alan Addis 78 points
3rd John Newton, John Thompson & Paul Skelton 77 points
4th Tony Davies, Steve Calvert & John Alsbury 76 points
5th David Dobney, Bill Brogan & Derek Little 72 points
6th Peter Long, Fred Williams, Mansfield Barker & Keith Brown 71 points
7th Alfie Kent, Kenneth Reilly & Ray Clark 70 points
8th Steve White, Shaun Boney & Norman Halliday 70 points
9th Clive Goode, Colin Farrington & Harry Paice 69 points
10th Tim Stubbs, Nigel Beaumont & B. N. Stainton 68 points
11th Peter Hawkins, John Clarke (Newton) & Frank Overton 68 points
12th David Langley, Brian King & Peter Rollings 67 points
13th Kenneth Mail, Willie Badraun & Tony Noble 62 points
The Jack Whiteley Trophy has proved extremely popular during the winter months with an average of 33 Seniors turning out in all weathers and with 55 of our members turning out in at least one of the competition.
At the lunch after the competition Graham Secker, Seniors Section Captain thanked everyone who had participated this year and advised members of the up coming competitions and representative matches.
March 7th Stableford #4
March 14th Cyril Woods Trophy
March 21st Seniors Members Captain’s AM AM
March 28th Sees us welcome Radcliffe GC Seniors for our 1st match of the year.
The Seniors Section goes from strength to strength and looks forward to welcoming any club members over the age of 55 who wishes to join us on a Tuesday morning.