Weekly news August 12th

August 12, 2019

This week the Ladies Section congratulated Vicki Neale for her 26 points in the 12 hole Ladies Morning game on Tuesday. It was great to see such a full turnout for the holiday season, which made Vicki’s score even more impressive. Next week the Royston Ladies are preparing for the Grace Norman Finals to be held at the Gog Magog Golf Club on 19th August.
In the Men’s Section, the Monday Summer League game was won by Mike Taylor with 40 points, ahead of John Johnson’s 38. Although Jim Hopkins remains top of the leaderboard so far.
Dave Rowell with 37 points, came first in the Midweek Stableford, followed by Roger Craigen with 35. And in the Thursday Roll Up, Declan Shilton won with 41 points over Chris Hill’s 40.
Unfortunately the gale force winds caused some weekend matches to be cancelled but nevertheless, a few hardy souls went out on Saturday morning to play in the Weekly Swindle which Jason Williams won with 34 points, over Lance Daniells’ 33. Then on Sunday the Stableford was won by Andy Peters with an amazing 44 points, over Ian Dell’s 41.
Finally it was the Presidents Cup Final played this weekend which Richard Howorth won with a nett 71, on count back from Gary Fortune.