Wallace and Jacobs team up for narrow win

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Wayne Wallace and Albert Jacobs won Spalding Golf Club’s Seniors Winter League Final.

In a very close match, they secured the trophy on the 18th green with a half to win 1-up against Roger Davey and Mike Gould.

The Seniors’ team meanwhile lost for the first time this season when beaten 5-3 at King’s Lynn.

Winning pairs were: Tony Holbrook/John Reynolds, Andy Reedman/Ray Andrew and Mike Gould/Roger Davey. Other team members were: John Patton/John Woods; Wayne Wallace/Albert Jacobs; Shaun Gibson/Roger Sanderson; Roy White/Rob Prew; and Dave McDermott/John Beba.

The team returned to winning ways against Oundle with a 5-3 home victory. The winning pairs were: Tony Holbrook and Neil Knighton, Shaun Gibson and Howard Greaves, Jim Dobson and Pete Sanders, Rod Hunt and John Tilling, Alan Pritchard and Bernard Herbert. Other team members were: Roy White (playing on his own), Ron Rolfe and Mike Browning, plus Ian Jones and Cliff Edmondson.

The seniors also won at Sutton Bridge with a convincing 6½-1½ success.

The winning pairs were: John Patton and John Reynolds, Shaun Gibson and Rod Hunt, Roger Davey and Roy White, Stuart Fitzjohn and Ron Rolfe, Cliff Edmondson and Jim Dobson plus Peter Jullien and John Woods. Tony Holbrook/ Andy Reedman halved and Dennis Farnsworth and John Tilling lost.

Spalding Seniors results

April Stableford

Division One - 1 Wayne Wallace 35pts; 2 Stewart Sharp 34; 3 Roy Foden 34; 4 Ronald Sudbury 34.

Division Two: 1 Phillip Calvert 39 (overall winner; 2 Monty Brittain 37; 3 Peter Jullien 34 4 Terry Carter 34

Yellow Peril competition: 1 D. McDermott, C. Harwin, J. Walker 84pts; 2 H. Price, H. Greaves, G. Dewhurst 80; 3 D. Farnsworth, T. Jarvis, J. Wright 79.