Centenary success for hosts

Mary Fisher instructed on the driving range by club pro Antony Lowther
Mary Fisher instructed on the driving range by club pro Antony Lowther
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Eighty-eight players took to the course at Sutton Bridge for the Centenary Pro Am tournament.

Teams from Lincolnshire, Norfolk and Cambridgeshire enjoyed a very hot day with the course in excellent condition.

Three generations of one family made up one team, John and Ann Cross from Sutton Bridge were joined by their son John E (from Middleton) and their grandson Will, who is a professional at Thetford.

This was one of a series of events the club is organising this year to celebrate 100 years.

Result: 1 Paul Streeter (Lincoln professional) 69, 2 Daniel Greenwood (Forest Pines) 70, 3= Scott Emery (Woodhall Spa), Tom Rastall (Sleaford), Adam Keogh (Spalding) 72.

Team prizes: 1 Sutton Bridge – Steen Catlow, Jeanette McEwen, guest Jamie Harper (Middleton), Peterborough Milton professional Adam Chamberlain; 2 Lincoln – Dean Moore, Ray Pearson and Aide Greenberry, professional Paul Streeter; 3 Sutton Bridge – Club Centenary Captain John Caney, Peter Warner, guest Simon Caney, professional Jonathan Cook; 4 King’s Lynn – Eddie Peggs, Paul Arnold, Paul Godfrey and Mike Timpson, professional.

Nearest the Pin: 2nd/11th Mike Bell Sutton Bridge 15 inches; 6th/15th Stuart Ingram Sutton Bridge 27 inches.

The event was sponsored by Dodfrey Eng., Dodfrey Construction and EIS. Hole in one prizes were sponsored by Leesons Garage Sutton Bridge.

n Summer Foursomes: 1 Jean Buswell and Brenda Bell net 81, 2 Jen Baines and Chelsea Petty net 82, 3 Janet Groves and Judy Green net 83.