WINNERS: Mark Cooper (left) and Neil Morphew.

Golf round-up: Countback glory for Tydd’s Mark and Neil, Bells shine at Sutton Bridge

Mark Cooper and Neil Morphew are celebrating after winning a tightest of tussles at Tydd St Giles Golf Club’s Winter Pairs final.

The duo picked up 45 points, which was enough to push Philip Wilkinson and Andrew Lynn into second place on countback.

Just one point behind were James Dack and Andy Hicks, who scored 44 points.

Other results: Men’s section: June Medal: Division One – 1st Peter Wheeler 79-12=67; 2nd Tim Hipkin 81-13=68 (ocb); 3rd Andy Betts 76-8=68. Division Two – 1st John Kellegher 85-15=70 (ocb); 2nd Terry Alcock 88-18=70; 3rd James Horscroft 85-15=70. Division Three – 1st David Woodcock 94-28=66; 2nd Andrew Lynn 94-27=67; 3rd Luke Stanford 97-27=70.

Ladies’ section: 2 day Stableford – 1st Christine Burton 27=27; 2nd Linda Walker 26=26; 3rd Julie Perry 25=25; 4th Liz Miller 25=25.

Seniors’ section: Individual Stableford: Division One – 1st Michael Flint 41pts; 2nd Mick Vassall 40pts; 3rd Peter Wheeler 39pts. Division Two – 1st Paul Jackson 42pts; 2nd David Pluck 41pts; 3rd Paul Hobson 39pts. Division Three – 1st Barry Jones 42pts; 2nd Baz Smith 41pts; 3rd Ken Walker 38pts (ocb). Division Four – 1st John Elliott 39pts; 2nd Salvatore Di Bella 38pts; 3rd Alec Harding 36pts.

June Stableford: Division One – 1st Tom Ainsley 42pts; 2nd Derrick Marsh 41pts; 3rd Chris Moore 39pts. Division Two – 1st Derek Hodgson 36pts (ocb); 2nd Toby North 36pts; 3rd David Pluck 35pts. Division Three – 1st Trevor Sewell 40pts (ocb); 2nd David Abram 40pts; 3rd Eddie Minter 37pts (ocb). Division Four – 1st Lee Newman 44pts; 2nd Roy Pesterfield 42pts; 3rd Michael Barton 38pts.

  • The pairing of Mike and Brenda Bell impressed as they won Sutton Bridge Golf Club’s Coronation Cup.

The duo racked up 40 points to see off the chasing pack. Glen and Jane Woolard were the nearest challengers, three points back.

Results: Coronation Cup – 1st Mike & Brenda Bell 40pts; 2nd Glen & Jane Woolard 37pts; 3rd= Alan & Joy Potter 36pts; 3rd= Roger & Paula Brown 36pts.

Mary Christian Rose Bowl – 1st Nicola Elphick 36pts; 2nd Paula Brown 36pts: 3rd Claire Smith 33pts.

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