GOLF: Jeffrey wins Seniors June Medal at Vivary

GOLF: Jeffrey wins Seniors June Medal at Vivary

GOLF: Jeffrey wins Seniors June Medal at Vivary

First published in Sport

CONSTANT rain and poor conditions were no hindrance to Pete Jeffery in the Seniors June Medal at Vivary Golf Club.

Playing off a handicap of nine he stormed home with a net score of 63, six ahead of second-placed Keith Wood on 69, and clear of the small valiant band that finished the round. Dave Thomas was third with 70.

Jeffery showed his consistently good form again in the Hamish McTarmac Stableford coming second with 37 points to Phil Hussey who went a point better to claim the honours. Charles Hall took third with 36 points.

The popular Barret and Canniford Cup was won by John Blissitt on 37 points.

Dave Thomas was second with 35 and Charles Hall and Pete Jeffery both came in with 34 points but Hall had the better back nine.

Chris Stone, Dave Beale, Phil Hussey and Pete Jeffery all came back to the club house leading with plus two in the Pat Carey Bogey competition but count-back gave the honours to Stone and put the others in the same order for places.

Chris Stone, currently playing good steady golf, had a week earlier won the Reg Fortnum Stableford with 39 points, one in front of second placed John Blissitt. Dave Hinton came third with 36.

Other Vivary results: Cameron the Cat Trophy Stableford – 1 Graham Stagg 41pts (Back 9), 2 Chris Heaselwood 41pts. Pro am Qualifier Stableford – 1 Moises Dela Rosa 46pts, 2 Dave Thomas 41pts, 3 Glynn Harris 41pts. Pot Luck Stableford – 1 Dave Channon and Mark Pavey 72 pts, 2 Stuart Milton and Dave Hawker 71pts.

n OAKE Manor Seniors held their club championship in favourable conditions on Monday.

The event was played as a Medal off the White Tees.

The overall winner and the Seniors Club Champion was Andrew Lovering with a gross 80 including a back nine of just 36.

Lovering also recorded the lowest net score of 67. As a result his handicap has been reduced from 13 to 11.

Results: Division 1 – 1 Andrew Lovering (net 67), 2 Michael Shaw (70), 3 John Mackay (72), 4 John Phripp (72). Division 2 – 1 David Johnson (net 74), 2 John Coles (75), 3 Iain Polley (77), 4 Guy Backhouse (77).

Seniors Stableford Results: Division 1 – 1 Peter Gedge (37pts), 2 Charles St George (35pts), 3 Bob Ingram (33 pts). Division 2 – 1 Peter Verge 29 (pts), 2 Iain Polley (28pts), 3 Dennis Pike (26pts) after countback.

Men’s Midweek Stableford (June 6): 1 Jon Greenslade 39pts (handicap reduced to 4); 2= Dennis Corlett 38pts, Chris Hughes 38pts and Dave Matthews 38pts; 5= Mark Sumner 37pts (handicap reduced to 4) and Steve Barham 37pts. Men’s June Medal (June 7): Division 1 – 1 Christopher Flack (Gross 75, Nett 68), 2 Wickes Potgieter (Gross 80, Nett 69), 3= Richard Beesley (Gross 83, Nett 70), Roger King (Gross 82, Nett 70), and Robert Tye (Gross 75, Nett 70).

Division 2 – 1 Mike Cottrell (Gross 85, Nett 87), 2 Justin Cole (Gross 89, Nett 69), 3= Terry Davies (Gross 89, Nett 70) and William Flay (Gross 87, Nett 70).

Ladies June Medal (June 10): Division 1 – 1 Jane Clist 82-9c = 73, 2 Cathy Sheppard 90-17c = 73, 3 Janet Howe 98-19c = 79. Division 2 – 1 Liz How 109-34c = 75, 2 Barbara Sadler 107-31c = 76, 3 Anne Bartaby 111-29c = 82.

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