President's Day win for Graham
Anne McHarg's President's Day at Thetford Golf Club was a great success in the sunshine at the weekend.
In the morning there was a men's Blue Flag Stableford - at six of the holes there were two flags, one of which (the blue flag) was in a more difficult position. By nominating that flag players could earn double points.
The winner was Graham Sloan with 46pts, two more than Mike Horley and Steve Cartwright. The nearest the pin competition at the 16th was won by John Stapleton.
In the afternoon there was a mixed funsomes Stableford which was won by Roger & Vicki Smith with 36pts, beating Graham Stephens & Linda Connor on countback. Third place went to Trevor Wignall and Kath Malvern with 33 on countback from Richard & Carole Goodenough. Richard Goodenough and Vicki Smith won the nearest the pin competitions.
Graham Sloan won the Blue Flag Stableford at Anne McHarg's President's Day at Thetford GC while Roger and Vicki Smith won the afternoon mixed funsomes competition.
Paul Garnham won the Frank Salmon Bowl with 78-9-69. He finished one stroke ahead of Dean Scott (5), David Haynes (14) and Steve Burridge (12). Other scores: 73-1-72 Dan Traher, 75-3-72 Josh Chamberlain, 80-8-72 Gary Scott, 86-14-72 Andrew Knowles, 92-20-72 Andrwe Savins, 82-9-73 Neil Elers, 90-17-73 Brian Martin, 81-8-73 Kevin Cooke, 85-12-73 Martin Jackson, 84-11-73 Maurice Anderson, 79-6-73 Ian Ramsay, 79-5-74 Mike Horley, 80-6-74 Mark Tudor, 84-10-74 John Baldwin 84-10-74 David Fawcett, 92-18-74 Nolan Guthrie, 79-4-75 Gareth Mills 85-10-75 Doug Stephen. There were 71 entrants.
Chris Foulds won the Seniors Courage Cup with 41pts off his handicap of 19. Maurice Anderson was second with 38 off 11 and third place went to Anthony Fowler (28) with 37, beating Brian Maiden (19) and Doug Atkins (21) on countback. Other scores: 36 Ken Groves (16), Ron McMullin (14) and Bernard Vassallo (28); 35 Bob Pearson (14), Steve McIlroy (20), Steve Cobb (10), John Balster (15) and Gary Woodhouse (11); 34 Martin Jackson (12), David Brown (25), John Chapman (22) and Robin Patrick (27). There were 62 entrants.
Midweek Medal: Ken Kirwan 92-23-69, Bob Fletcher 79-9-70, Jason Huggins 75-5-70, Steve Campbell 84-12-72, Phil Beer 80-8-72, Robert Bentley 89-14-75, Paul Macrow 102-27-75, Paul Waters 86-9-77, Ian Gosling 96-19-77, Steve McIlroy 98-20-78.
Thetford Ladies 2 lost 5-2 at home to Wensum Valley in Division Six of the NLCGA Inter-Club League. Vicki Smith was the home club's only winner while Moira Morgan and Vera Squirrell both halved their matches. The overall contest was in the balance with the visitors leading 3-2 with two matches on the final hole - but the visitors won both of them one up.
Thetford won a mixed match against Middleton Hall 4-2. The winners for the hosts were David & Margo Horsburgh, Jim & Mary Neal, David Newstead & Carolyn Beaumont and Robert Faulkner & Sheila Spreadborough.
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