Women - 15/7/2020

Warwick Women’s Golf Notes   15th July 

Wednesday 8thJuly. Once again, we had another lovely winter day for golf. We had 26 women playing the Single Stroke event kindly sponsored by KFC. Thankyou KFC for your continued support. Congratulations to Anne Lyons on her win with 69 nett and runner-up Janet Davis with 71 nett on a countback from Sharron Cooper. Balls in the rundown went to Sharron Cooper 71, Di Macdonald 72, Liz Cockram, Zel Crook 73. Extra balls to Gwen Mills 74, Roslyn Darton, Marg Adcock 75 and Yvonne Pinington 77. The rest of the field was J Lester, M Young 78, V Bennett, A Payne, J Barnes, A Ellis, K Devereux, M Wright 79, A Tomkins, T Ingall, J Aspinall 80, D Evans, D Christie, H Olsen 81, E Casey 82 and W Rhea. 

Saturday 11thJuly. The qualifying round of the President’s Foursomes was played today. Unfortunately, the President’s afternoon tea had to be postponed until a future date due to Covid 19 restrictions. We had 32 ladies competing. Congratulations to Mary Young and Judy Lester who won the day with a fantastic 69.5 nett. Liz Cockram and Molly Scotney were runner-ups with 74 nett on a countback from Michelle Wright and Gwen Mills. Balls in the rundown went to Michelle Wright and Gwen Mills 74, Annice Payne and Tub Ingall 75.5, Jill Barnes and Ros Darton 77.5, Anna Cox and Mel McLennan 79.  Other results were D Evans and Y Pinington 79, M Adcock and Z Crook 79.5, K Devereux and S Hinz, D Seibel and A Lyons 80, M Kahler and J Stewart 81, W Rhea and A Ellis 82, H Olsen and V Bennett 82.5, A Tomkins and L Gibson 83.5, D Macdonald and E Casey 84, P Eastwell and J Davis 85.5. These results saw the following teams qualify for the matchplay quarter finals on Sunday. Mary Young and Judy Lester up against Danielle Seibel and Anne Lyons. Molly Scotney and Liz Cockram to play Yvonne Pinington and Di Evans. Gwen Mills and Michelle Wright to play Mel McLennan and Anna Cox.  Annice Payne and Tub Ingall to play Ros Darton and Jill Barnes. With wet weather forcast the players in the quarter finals were relieved to be woken by rain during the night. By 10am the ground was damp but the rain had mostly moved on. Congratulations to Liz and Molly for their win on the 17th (3/1), Annice and Tub for their win on the 18th (2 up), Mel and Anna for their win on the 19th hole and Mary and Judy for their win on the 20th. All very close and exciting games. Well played everyone.  The Semi Finals for the President’s Foursomes Matchplay will be played on Saturday 18th.  Mary and Judy will be playing Annice and Tub while Molly and Liz will be up against Mel and Anna. Good luck ladies. The final will be played on Sunday 19th July. Matchplay finals are exciting to watch, so if anyone has any spare time please come along.

Wednesday 15thJuly is a single stableford from the white markers with trophies from Warwick Sandstone for the 18-hole winner and both 9’s. Saturday 18th is a single stableford from the red markers sponsored by the Coffee Club. Wednesday 22nd July is the Mid-Week Medal. Many thanks to Casey O’Connor of the Free Times for publishing the weekly notes of Warwick Women’s Golf.