May Texas Scramble

The Bank Holiday Texas Scramble mixed competition was played in fantastic weather conditions with 14 teams of 4 taking part throughout the day including 11 ladies. The scores were very impressive with the winners Lewis Ogden, Lewis Hearn, Andy Lilley & James Campbell coming in with a great score of 54.1, in second place was Ken Roberts, Tina Roberts, Malcolm George and Michal Simpson with a score of 62.7 and closely followed in third place was Mark Athow, Shona Kent, Emma Norman & Jean Alterton with a score of 62.75.

First Friday Night Event of Year

Friday 4th May saw a fantastic turnout for the first Friday night event of the year with a barbeque. 50 people enjoyed burgers and sausages in the evening after a full start sheet competed for some prizes. Nearest the pin was won by Derek Rowlett on the 6th hole. The ladies prize was scooped by Brenda Softley and the mens was shared between Jon King and Captain Mick who enjoyed 21 points each having had their stableford points score doubled on the hidden hole that was the 7th hole. A super evening and we all look forward to the next one in June.

Derek Burridge Knock Out Trophy - Elton Furze

Mick Russell (Club Captain) and his team played in the CAGU competition the Derek Burridge Knock Out Trophy at Elton Furze on Sunday 15th April and got through to the next round with a stunning 5/0 victory. What a great away result!!!! On Monday 16th April the Captain and his partner Gary Brinn played two very good players from Ely City in the third round of the Daily Mail Foursomes which was a close fought contest which resulted in a win for the Ely pair.

MGC v Gog Magog and MGC v Newmarket GC

We have played two Inter club Greensomes matches, the first at The Gog Magog golf club resulting in a defeat 3/1 and the second very creditable draw at home to The Links Newmarket. My thanks to all players involved and to Vice Captain Alan Jones for looking after the match against the Links. We have also played in the CAGU Jock Stewart k/o where we suffered a loss away to Meridian Golf club.

Captain's 4 Ball

The Captains 4BBB competition with 52 participants took place on Saturday 24th in spring-like conditions.  The scores reflected a very good round of golf with the winners P Turner & Chairman B Cracknell coming in with a total of 45 points, 2nd was B Newstead and D Ladd with 44 points, 3rd (on count back) P Smith and S Canavan with 43 points ahead of  D Boughton & R Pescud 43 points (on count back) from D Wisbey & A Jones again with 43 points.  A sum of £65 was donated by participants for the Captain's Charity.

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