Simister Round 3
I wasn't there but I assume a challenging days golf playing of temporary greens. That probably explains no 2's. £58.50 transferring to next week, the Christmas competition. A 2 next week could be a good Christmas bonus.
Winning by a margin of 5 points, scoring 22 points and winning £50 is Drew Sutton. Second with 17 points on a card play off is Gordon Stewart.
Qualifying with Drew and Grodon for the Simister final, again on card play offs with 17 points is Jan Cichocki and Craig Abbotson.
Simister Round 2 November 2023
A challenging days golf, especially for the morning players.
Fantastic job by Greens to get the course playable.
Winning £60 with 21 points is Richard Walker. Second with 20 points Andrew Marshall.
Sharing £61.50 were 4 two’s. Winning £15.37 are:- Gary Johnstone, Ken Hall, John Atkinson and Richard Walker.
Qualifying from Round 2 of the Simister competition for the Simister final next April is:- Richard Walker, Andrew Marshall, Bob Pindar and Pete Wood.
Winter League 2023/2024 – starts Sunday 5 Nov at 9.30
The Winter League fixtures commence on Sunday 5th November 2023 with a 9.30/9.40am shotgun start .
We have 16 teams and a total of 64 players who will play in pairs on a rota basis which is great news !
The champs from last season are playing again - Team G.
The fixtures are below and we will display this in the locker room. This document also shows the starting tees for each game - shotgun start at 9.30 am/9.40 am.
The rules and procedures for the competition are also below – unchanged from last year. Please read it !!
Please ensure that the result of your game (including holes won by each team) is communicated to John Newsham. If I am playing you can do this verbally or otherwise by email or phone. If you do not send your result in then we cannot allocate any points for the results table to the sides.
Each team has to pay the entry fee of £20 - please put this in an envelope with your team details noted and hand in at the bar.
There will be food and drinks available in the bar after the game and a ball draw – please participate if you can -the social side of this is important.
Please let us know if you have any questions
Simister round 1 7th October 2023
A great, but challenging day for golf due mainly to the wet ground conditions. Only 3 out of 61 players scored 36 points or more.
Winning on a count back is Gary Johnstone with 39 points. With the same score is Mike Davies.
Also qualifying for the Simister final is Mark Hinchcliffe, 36 points, and Steve Bell 35 points.
Winning the Captains prize for nearest the pin on the 4th is Harry Sexton. Due to the roll over from last week Harry win’s £98.10. £10.90 goes to the captain’s charity.
There were 14 2’s sharing a pot of £93.50. £6.67 per 2.
Harry Sexton (2)
Sean Hall (2)
Paul Finney (2)
Captain’s Weekend and Club Championship
Harry Sexton - winner of Club Championship with the Captain Click to view all 7 images...
Bobby Murphy - winner of the Captain's Weekend with the Captain
Paul Gosling - runner-up in Captain's Weekend with the Captain
Andrew Boyle - best net in Club Championship with the Captain
Hansel Allen and the Captain
Tim Taylor and the Captain
A glorious day for the BBQ
The closing round of the Captains Weekend and the Club Championship were held on Sunday 3 September.
Once again the weather was glorious and it was a real pleasure to play on a course in such splendid condition. Hat's off and a big thank you to the greens staff for such an excellent job!
Thanks to all those who attended the presentation to enjoy the BBQ and to see the Captain present the prizes for the Captain’s Weekend and the Club Championship. The Captain and the Lady Captain also announced the winners from a number of competitions held during July and August, along with other AEGC golfing news.
It was great to see a really good turn out.
Winner Bobby Murphy 74 + 67 = 141
Runner Up Paul Gosling 68 + 73 = 141
3rd Ed Lawton 70 + 72 = 142
First round Winner Robert Jackson 66
Winner Harry Sexton 76 + 70 = 144
Runner Up Ed Lawton 73 + 75 = 148
Best Net Andrew Boyle 72 + 72 = 144
There were two two's - Bobby and Ed each win £22.50.