Martin finishes one clear in Stableford
PAUL MARTIN won Ashford Golf Club’s latest monthly Stableford, scoring 38 points off his handicap of 12 to finish one clear of Brendan Sutton and Tom Muchmore.
Jim Betts, Paul Boxall, Robin Orchinson and Albert Wilson all carded 36 points, with Bob Wright and David Ball two points further back. The top 10 was completed by Muswell Robertson on 33 points.
The scoring was considerably higher in the Turkey Trot competition which was won, with an excellent score of 43, by Tom Muchmore, whose handicap was cut to seven as a result.
Muchmore finished three clear of Graham Hunneman (h7) and Kevin Skinner (h23).
The ever-consistent Brendan Sutton (h11) will have pleased his mentor Joe Barnett with his 39 points, one ahead of Ron Long (h22) and Robin Orchinson (h4).
Paul Martin returned 37 points, with the top 10 completed by George Apps and Graham Sutherland.
FOLLOWING their annual Christmas lunch at the London Beach Hotel, the ladies of the golf section held their annual prizegiving. The trophies were presented by the Lady Captain Jenny Tyler.
Monthly medal winners were Jenny Seager, Julie Mansell, Sharon Vaughan, Audrey Bridgeland, Yan Smith and Jenny Mahoney.
Trophy winners were Pam Mills, Sharon Vaughan, Karen Gower, Francine Edmonds and the club champion for 2008 was Yan Smith who scored an impressive net 66 off a handicap of 20.
The Winter Pairs trophy for 2007/2008 were Marilyn Thorpe and Jane Ralph. The Lady Captain’s Award went to Maria French.