Golf: Competition treble as season draws to a close

Market Rasen & District Golf Club Phillips Family Foursomes winners, from left Roy Knowles, Captain, Richard Holmes and Bridget Holmes
Market Rasen & District Golf Club Phillips Family Foursomes winners, from left Roy Knowles, Captain, Richard Holmes and Bridget Holmes

Market Rasen Golf Club has held three competitions 
recently.

The last of the sunny weather saw 22 mixed teams contest the Banovallum Bowl - Mixed Greensomes.

Banovallum Bowl Winners, from left, Peter Sellars, Graham Dolan, Vice Captain, and Aileen Sellars

Banovallum Bowl Winners, from left, Peter Sellars, Graham Dolan, Vice Captain, and Aileen Sellars

The winners were Peter and Aileen Sellars, with a nett 65.6, closely followed by Liz Wride and Stephen Campion with a nett 65.8.

The best gross score went to Bridget and Richard Holmes with 82.

Aileen Sellars thanked competition secretary Jenny Brundle for all her hard work and the green staff for presenting the course in excellent condition.

As the competition season draws to a close, a large field of male club members took part in the Autumn medal.

The winner was Peter Nash - gross 87, nett 66 - and the runner up was Gavin Johnstone - gross 89, nett 67.

The best gross score of the day was recorded by Paul Baker with a 75.

Finally, the Phillips Family Foursomes featured 13 mixed teams, where the man and woman had to be related in some way.

The weather was in stark contrast with that of the previous weekend, with rain, leaden skies and strong winds getting players.

The winners were husband and wife team Bridget and Richard Holmes with a gross 84, nett 71, whilst the best gross score went to Luke Parkinson and his aunt Gemma Hunter, with a gross 86.