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Ladies Texas Scramble

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The winners!
Centre Sue Hall, Lady Captain, with the winning team from the left Paula Marshall, Peg Tacey, Yvonne Bashford and Annette Fordham.

On yet another glorious day, the ladies of Belton Park played a 9 hole Texas Scramble. Ten teams participated in the competition. The course, especially the greens, was in excellent condition. The competition was very keen and closely contended.

The winning team on a score of 31.7, with 23 on count back over the last 6 holes, was Annette Fordham, Yvonne Bashford, Paula Marshall and Peg Tacey. Second on a score of 31.7, with 24 on count back over the last 6 holes, was the team of Carol Steele, Ann Bartlett, Carol Taylor and Marie Bone. The third place team with a score of 32.5 included Gill Briggs, Pam Wiggins, Irene Cogger and Sandra Pask.

The previous Tuesday the ladies played in the Coronation Foursomes Competition. The winners on a score of 38pts were Marjie Thompson and Olga Ebsworth from in second, Shelley McClelland and Julie Hamer on 37pts and third with 36pts Yvonne Bashford and Paula Marshall.

Marjie and Olga will represent the Club in the next round at Mickleover in Derbyshire.

Over the winter months, from the beginning of October to the end of March, the ladies have played an Eclectic Competition over the 27 holes. They can enter a maximum of 12 cards. The aim is to better the score on each hole as the competition progresses. The scores are updated after each round played.
The winners in Division One were Sheila Mason net 85.5 with Yvonne Bashford second on 86.5. In Division Two, Marjie Thompson with a score of 85 was first and second was Lucy Carr on 85.5.