Gino gets annual award at Tydd St Giles

PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARD: At Tydd St Giles, from left, club captain Neil John, Gino Ciuffini, Ken Doughty.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARD: At Tydd St Giles, from left, club captain Neil John, Gino Ciuffini, Ken Doughty.

Ken Doughty’s player of the year trophy at Tydd St Giles Golf Club was awarded to competitions secretary Gino Ciuffini for his outstanding golfing year, taking his playing handicap of 12 down to 7.

The men’s Stableford betterball fourball team competition (two best scores to count, shot gun start) was followed by the trophy presentation.

Result: 1 Ken North, Andy Ward, Mark Crawley, Steve Thompson 84 points, 2 ocb James Woods, Paul Burrell, James Hale-Smith, Ken Doughty 81, 3 Mick Vassall, Wayne Alder, Neil Capper, Garry Thornhill 81.

MEN’S COMPETITION WINNERS 2015

Spring Open – Mick Vassall; Autumn Open – Lee Smith; Winter Pairs – Jamie Stott & Mark Gedge, runners-up Luke Rowell & Ady Rowell; International Pairs – Chris Bunting & Nicky Bunting, runners-up Jamie Stott & Mark Whittaker; Scratch Club – Kevin Goude, runner-up Lee Willis; Handicap Club – Neil John, runner-up Tom Carnihan; Directors Salver – Terry Pease, runner-up George Pawson; Gold Medal Cup – Phil Tilney, runner-up Andy Sleath; Rabbits Cup – Jordan Elsey, runner-up Karl Barker; Summer Matchplay – Paul Brown, runner-up Paul Jackson; Summer Pairs – Vaughan Dibble & Tom Carnihan, runners-up James Woods & Garry Withers; Summer Plate – Paul Chaplain-Barton, runner-up Steve Slim; Summer Pairs Plate – Luke Rowell & Ady Rowell, runners-up Steve Thompson & Barry Hill; Captains player of the year – Gino Ciuffini.

Seniors Monthly Medal: Division One: 1 Lee Smith 77-10=67, 2 Brian Newby 83-14=69, 3 Tom Jolly 85-13=72. Division Two – 1 Barry Hill 86-18=68, 2 Richard Talbot 91-21=70, 3 John Gamble 93-21=72. Division Three – 1 Colin Page 93-24=69, 2 ocb Lee Newman 97-25=72, 3 Steve Wing 98-26=72.

Men’s Parr Bogey Competition: Division One – 1 Tom Carnihan +2, 2 Andy Betts 1=1, 3 Keith Jakings -1. Division Two – 1 ocb David Barnes +2, 2 Mark Boughen +2, 3 Vaughan Dibble -2.

SPALDING LADIES

Groom Shield second round: 1 Olive Gooderson +2, 2 Lesley Williams +1, 3 Ruth Atkins all-square. Third round: 1 Williams -2, 2 Paula Brown -4, 3 Ruth Atkins -5.

Winter Stableford competition: 1 ocb Julie Gooderson 34, 2 Elaine Hancock 34, 3 Jean Wilkinson 34.

Turkey Trot / Hazel Peck Trophy: 1 Jackie Bailey-Scott 36 points, 2 Paula Brown 34, 3 Sue Dewar 33. Birdy Tree – Angela Roper (10 birdies). Par Bar – Debra Ward (54). EGA Medal for the best four medal scores – Tilly Garfoot who also received the Handicap Cup (36 to 25). Tomlinson Order of Merit – 1 Barbara Newcombe 30 points, 2 Elaine Harrison 26.