Judy scoops top golf prize

Matlock Golf Club's Veda Kay with winner Judy Gascoyne
Matlock Golf Club's Veda Kay with winner Judy Gascoyne

Lady Captain’s Day at Matlock Golf Club was blessed with sunny weather.

The day commenced with an 8.30pm shotgun start stableford competition with 32 players participating.

Winner of the overall Lady Captain’s Day prize and Lucy Collinge Spoon was Judy Gascoyne with 35 points.

Second in the Silver Division was Cynthia Machent 34 pts, third Pam Hedley 32 pts; Bronze winner Denise Morley 34 pts, second Liz Sherin 28 pts, third Sadie Clayton 27 pts.

In the afternoon the Mixed Texas Scramble played over 11 holes was held.

Winners were David Hill, Anne Hardy and Carol Gladwin.

Refreshments were taken throughout the competitions and the day concluded with an enjoyable presentation.

Also in the Ladies Section, the winner of the Trophy Cup over two rounds was Pam Hedle.

In the inter club matches the Ladies Silver team played away at Cavendish losing 1.5 to 3.5. The Men’s Vice Captain’s team played Chevin at home winning 4 to 2.

The seniors played at Bakewell away, enjoying good food but unfortunately losing 4 to 2.

Congratulations to John Nash who scored a hole-in-one on the fourth hole while playing in the Wednesday Medal and also winning the Div 1 medal.

Results of the medal competitions played this week were;

Medal 6 Veterans Roy Marples 35 pts, Div 1 John Nash 72 (8) 64, Div 2 Dave Lathwood 75 (12) 63, Div 3 Bob Crossley 79 (16) 63, Div 4 John Gregory 89 (22) 67.

Re-arranged Medal 5 Div 1 John Beardsley 70 (4) 66, Div 2 Neil Fennagh 78 (11) 67, Div 3 Captain Bob Whyld 82 (14) 68, Div 4 Mike Walton 93 (26) 67.