CLECS Y CLWB / CLUB GOSSIP (late October 2014) (02-11-2014)
In the traditional manner, the summer programme came to an end with a Tigers and Rabbits match. Played under the Four Ball Better Ball format with one low handicapper (Tiger) playing with a high handicapper (Rabbit), over twenty pairs set off to a shotgun start. Winning with an outstanding score of 47 points was the solid partnership of Simon Edwards and Terry Davies. Two further pairs returned 45 points with Ioan R Richards and Mike Yeo beating Dylan Morris and Dai W Davies with a superior back nine. After the conclusion of the match various awards for Club Championships was made by Club Captain Clive “Ghosty” Williams.
Other competitions in October were two Individual Stablefords. In the first, Adrian Davies with 42 points off 11, seeing his handicap drop to 9, beat Dai Blair (39 points off 2) who in turn beat Mark Davies (39 points off 15) on countback. Barry Pugh (38 off 12) was fourth.
In the other Stableford Martin Haynes returned 43 points off 12 to lead the way from Trevor Stables (39 points off 26), Terry Davies (39 points off 18). Pat Jones (38 off 5) was fourth. Martin saw his handicap drop to 10 while the other three golfers dropped a shot each.
Finally a separate Four Ball Better Ball also took place with the inseparable Chris O’Rouke and Steve Williams returning 44 points to beat Anthony Griffiths and Wayne James also 44 points, on the back nine