The annual match between the Ladies section and Seniors section for the Faith Brocklehurst Trophy was won by the Seniors with an average score of 32.07.
This is a team match between the Ladies Section and the Seniors Section of OGC. The format was individual stableford with points scored by each player being totalled and an average/ player calculated.
This year the Seniors section came out winners with an average score of 32.07 pts/player against the Ladies average score of 30.13 pts/ player.
The best return in the Seniors team was by John Homer, with an excellent 43pts, out in 21pts and home in 22pts, followed by Dave Doveton, 40pts, and Mike Preston with 39pts. Mike created the main talking point of the day when he holed out on the 14th for an eagle 2, net 1 for 5pts. A feat not only witnessed by his playing partners but also by Tony Shilcock, Club Captain, who was preparing to drive from the 1tth tee which overlooks the 14th green. Mike and Tony are good friends and the promise of a pint was made by whom, we dare not say!
The best return in the Ladies team was by Karen Johnson with 37pts with a very steady round, out in 18pts and home with19pts. Sue Brown came in with 35 pts followed by Liz Foley and Sarah Parsell both with 34pts.
Dave Foley won nearest the pin on the 3rd hole.