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21st May proved to be perfect weather for our Ladies’ Spring Meeting, non stop sunshine and just a light breeze, which was appreciated by 43 keen competitors. Of course some were able to use the beneficial conditions to a greater advantage than others, especially on the smooth, fast greens.
The first picture is morning winners: Jemma Jackson, Clare Vaughan, Susie Gregory and lady captain Lynda Boland.
Second picture is all winners from the day.
The Lady Captain presented three first prizes for the three divisions. Claire Vaughan, in the 12 to 24 handicap division, was the winner with 40 Stableford points. In Division 2, 25 to 35 handicap, Jemma Jackson won with 37 points. In the 36 to 54 Division, Susie Gregory claimed first place with 32 points.
A Second overall prize went to Marie Ellis with 35 points, on count back, from Lynda Boland in Third overall position with 35 points. Best Front 9 was won by Rosemary Rouse with 19 points, whilst coming home on the back 9 Sarah Taylor scored 17 points.
Nearest the 6th hole was Caroline Gard, whilst Marilyn Clarke on the 13th hole put her ball at a close 1ft 2”.
Mary Lowe gained first place with 31 points on the Kirby Course, also winning the nearest the pin placement.
After lunch on the Terrace, 8 Teams of four played in a Texas Scramble over the 9 hole Kirby Course.
The winners were Diane Gerrard, Sarah Taylor, Marilyn Clarke and Lynne Smith.
The runners up were Marie Ellis, Ginny Richardson, Caroline Gard and Judy Taylor.
After a splendid dinner, our appreciation to James Oxley and Wayne Harland, the captain concluded the happy day with prize giving.