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Week Ending Saturday 25th August 2018
We regret that we have to report that Ron passed away last Thursday 16th August. A past captain who helped with the foundation of the Seniors Section. Our thoughts are with his wife Bridget and the family at this sad time.The funeral will be held at the Peterborough Crematorium on Friday the 31st August at 2:30 pm.
August Monthly Medal. We had fine turn out of 49 members for the event and the weather continued in the same vein as it has all summer.Captains Notices.1.Thanks to Keith and Maurice for carrying out the necessary admin duties for the day.2.The entry sheet for the Seniors Championship is on the notice board in the locker room. Members please note that the low handicap players will go out first. If anyone has a STRONG reason to alter this, changes may be considered when presented to Simon Gauntley (Seniors Captain).3.Due the club entertaining Leicestershire and Rutland on September 11th, the Medal planned for that day will have the opening tee at 7:45 and the last tee no later than 10:15.The results of today’s competition are as follows: Division 1 Division 2 1st place with Nett 66 Dave Waddell. 1st place with Nett 67 Ken Jakeman.2nd place with Nett 69 a.c.b. John Crossley.. 2nd place with Nett 68 Nick Nicolle.3rd place with Nett 69 a.c.b. Gerry McIntyre. 3rd place with Nett 69 Ian Collis.Nearest the pin on the 4th ……… Simon Gauntley.Nearest the pin on the 17th …….. Andy Parrott.2’s Competition.There were three two’s today, the pot shared between Simon Gauntley, Rod Goss and Andrew Counsell.With the fine scoring today this led to a number of handicap reductions.Rod Goss reduced from 12 to new exact handicap of 11.3.Ken Jakeman, reduced from 22 to new exact handicap of 20.7.Brian Kirby reduced from 26 to new exact handicap of 24.8.Nick Nicolle reduced from24 to new exact handicap of 22.8.Anne Sargeson reduced from 28 to new exact handicap of 27.2.
Tuesday 21st August
Wednesday 22nd August
Result For Match Against Thorpe Wood HomeSimons Comment Another outstanding victory for our in-form team! That makes 5 wins on the bounce! Well done and well-played to all.
Simon Gauntley C
David Asher C
Steve Markham VC
Overall Result – Won 4½ - 1½
Thursday 23rd August
The winning trio of today’s roll up competition ... Geoff Emery, Simon Gauntley and Graham Purslow. With an obscene score of 108 points.
Best Front Nine John Phipps 20 pointsBest Back Nine Simon Gauntley 21 points Simon thanked Mat Kunen for organising the competition for the day.MatchesJohn Downey beat Jerry Jolly see match table.John Atkins and Alistair Scott beat Mat Kunen and Mike Gamble see match table
Charlie LavertyCharlie joins us from Elfordliegh in Devon. He is presently presenting cards to attain a handicap.Welcome Charlie we hope you enjoy your golf with us.