A strong field of 56 pairs took part in the 1st round of the gents’ winter league better-ball cup on Saturday, November 3rd. The 1st of six individual competitions, between November 2018 – February 2019.
The format was a better-ball stableford competition, played in blustery conditions.
The winners, with an excellent 45 points, were Simon Stuart and Steve Gaunt.
2nd place, with 44 points, were Andrew MacGowan and Keith Meadows. Their round featured a hole-in-one at the 4th hole by Andrew.
3rd place, with 43 points were Peter Drechsler and Mark Sutton, on countback from Andy Lewis and Brian White.
4th place, with 43 points, were Andy Lewis and Brian White.
5th place with 42 points were Peter Bowes and Peter Griss.
After the six rounds have been completed, the best four scores from six are counted, with the top 16 pairs then drawn to play on a knock-out basis thereafter.