Hollingsworth victorious in Oaklands Park tournament
Golfer beats Steening in winter singles final
PETER Hollingsworth emerged victorious in the Oaklands Park Golf Club Winter Knockout Singles tournament, beating Paul Stenning in the final.
The Men’s Winter Knockout Pairs was won by Richard Nightingale and Jeff Rowlands, with Stephen Addley and Terry Pace runners-up.
Esther Morley and Sheila Cathrow were also celebrating, having seen off the challenge of Shirley Kehoe and Barbara Sturgess to win the Ladies’ Winter Knockout Pairs.
Other results from the club are as follows: Ladies’ Midweek Qualifying Stableford: Div One – 1. Heather Watts – 38 pts; 2. Sue Tame 30 pts ocb; 3. Helen Rothman 30 pts; Div Two – 1. Sara O’Kelly 37 pts; 2. Wally Bennett 35 pts; 3. Marilynn Bates 33 pts; Div Three – 1. Terry Neale 31 pts; 2. Carol Brown 29 pts ocb; 3. Anne Shaw 29 pts. Ladies’ Midweek Nine Hole Qualifying Stableford: 1. Jenny South 16 pts; 2. Tricia Reeve 12pts.
Ladies’ Weekend Qualifying Stableford: 1. Carol Fenwick 32 pts; 2. Bridget Tofts 32 pts; 3. Tracey Lane 31 pts ocb; 4. Lynn Robinson 31 pts. Seniors’ April Qualifying Stableford: Div One – 1. Bob Steel 34 pts; 2. Alan Penson 33 pts ocb; 3. Stephen Addley 33 pts. Div Two – 1. Tom Donohue 36 pts; 2. Mike Wilson 35 pts; 3. David Priest 34 pts. Men’s Stableford: Div One – 1. Gary Burch 35 pts; 2. Kieran Davey 34 pts; 3. Graham Mawdsley 32 pts ocb. Div Two – 1. Malcolm Hill 34 pts; 2. Jonathan Russell 33 pts ocb; 3. Graham Yellowly 33 pts.
Over at Little Hay Golf Club, Caroline Banks won the Ladies’ Charity Cup, her total of 34 points enough to edge it in a narrow finish.
Just one point behind, in second and third respectively, were Dorothy Norman and Carol Kent, who had to be separated by a count back.
The club’s seniors also won their first home match of the new season, beating Shendish Golf Club’s seniors 4-2.
Meanwhile, Ann Herbet won the April Stableford Silver Division at Denham Golf with 38 points, followed by Carol Ritchie on 34 and Jean Morkill on 32.
Val Fisher was also a clear winner in the Bronze Division, finishing on 36 points, ahead of Susie Orchard on 31 and Maureen MacCaskill on 28.
Winners: (Clockwise from above) Oakland Park GC Winter Knockout singles winner Peter Hollingsworth; Oakland Park GC Winter Knockout men’s pairs winners Jeff Rowlands and Richard Nightingale; Oakland Park GC Winter Knockout ladies’ pairs winners Sheila Cathrow and Ester Morley with ladies’ captain Angela Smith