Market Rasen Golf: Robin Hood theme for exchange day

Exchange day winners, from left, Sharman Scott, Helen Gibbard, Tilly Lawrence receiving their prizes from lady vice-captain Helen Grinham EMN-150510-113456002
Exchange day winners, from left, Sharman Scott, Helen Gibbard, Tilly Lawrence receiving their prizes from lady vice-captain Helen Grinham EMN-150510-113456002
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Market Rasen Golf Club’s ladies’ section loaded their clubs on the coach and headed off for an exchange day to Worksop GC.

The location inspired a Robin Hood theme, and despite a dreadful weather forecast, the rain held off.

The Robin Hoods category was won by Tilly Lawrence with 34 points, three clear of Ronnie Sullivan who took second place on countback from Sue Archer.

Maid Marion winner was Sharman Scott with 30 points, just ahead of runner-up Jackie Parker (29), and third-placed Gill Fussey (28). The King John winner Helen Gibbard scored 33 points to finish two clear of runner-up Ruth Anyan and third-placed Carol Mann.

The Hidden Team prize went to Jenny Brundle, Rosemarie Lawton, Ruth Anyan with 88 points.

Nearest-the pin (Maid Marion): Rosemarie Lawton; (Robin Hood): Pam Ross.

* Sue Borthwick and Helen Grinham will represent Market Rasen in the The Daily Mail Foursomes after winning the club competition with nett 67.

Bridget Holmes and Aileen Sellars finished second with 72.5, and Jenny Brundle with Joy Purkiss completed the top three with 73.

Helen and Sue will play in the matchplay rounds early next season.

* The Lothian Brooch was won by Joy Purkiss with 95-22=73.

Tilly Lawrence (93-19=74) took second, and Sue Borthwick (84-9=75) was a further shot adrift in third.

* The Mossop Cup went to Aileen Sellars with 39 points from Sue Archer (38) who claimed second spot on countback from Tilly Lawrence.

* The ladies played a medal competition with Bridget Holmes taking the plaudits with her score of 84-13=71.

Gill Fussey came second with 97-21=76 and Joy Purkiss was three shots further back in third with 101-22=79.