Past Macc cap­tains out in force at din­ner

Macclesfield Express - - TVWEEK - GOLF GE­OFF GAR­NETT

THE an­nual Past Cap­tain’s Din­ner at Mac­cles­field Golf Club saw an­other full at­ten­dance of club dig­ni­taries en­joy a great night of rem­i­nis­cences at their beloved club.

The evening was hosted by pres­i­dent Roy Flitt and the guest of hon­our was the cap­tain Neil Jack­son.

Also in at­ten­dance were club life mem­bers An­gus Abraham, Peter Womby, Ron Blench and Bill Mil­li­gan who also en­joyed an­other mem­o­rable night at the club.

Mac­cles­field Golf Club was back in great con­di­tion for a BB Stable­ford and Pete Wil­liams and David Sell­ers were un­catch­able with a huge haul of 49 points.

Next in were Si­mon Pad­dock and Chris Bull who pipped the per­pet­u­ally un­lucky Rod Price and Neil Mut­ter af­ter a cpo on 44 points with Pete Holmes and Mark Bri­er­ley on 43 points.

The familiar name of Richard Bur­row led in a Thurs­day Stable­ford at Shrigley Hall as he posted 40 points to fin­ish three clear of Peter Trus­sell and Lynn Heath­cote.

Medal ac­tion at Shrigley fea­tured a re­mark­able nett 60 in Divi­sion One from Anthony Holt to leave him well clear of Peter Car­tledge 65 and Daniel Hen­shaw 66.

Divi­sion two hon­ours were taken by Jez Han­cock with 69 from Rod­er­ick Scott 70 and Su­nil Me­hta and John Gaskell, both 66.

The 21st Seniors Win­ter League Stable­ford at Styal was won by David Hol­lick af­ter a cpo on 41 points with John Folds, one more than Steve Weaver.

A Satur­day Stable­ford at Styal saw Will Lu­cas top of divi­sion one with 40 points, two more than Har­ri­son Peck and Dave Al­li­son.

In divi­sion two it was much tighter with a cpo on 39 points be­ing taken by Den­nis Ch­ester ahead of Eugene Brady, Steve Weaver and Kevin Boc­quet.

Styal ladies lat­est Win­ter League was won by Claire Whit­ney with 31 points from Diana Prow 27 and Mel Hill 25.

Alder­ley Edge’s men had the Pres­i­dent and Cap­tain com­ing out in the early morn­ing to sup­port the ‘Open­ing Sides com­pe­ti­tion and the Cap­tai’s in­spi­ra­tional team talk in­spired his team to an early 4-0 lead.

The af­ter­noon ses­sion was started by 99-year-old Jack Unsworth and the Cap­tain’s team kept up their mo­men­tum to win by 13-6 on a great day for the club.

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