Birdies seal Damon’s victory

Damon Groves receiving his glass trophy from Club Captain Paul Simmons for winning the Toft September Captains Medal'Photo: MSMP Toft GC sept medal
Damon Groves receiving his glass trophy from Club Captain Paul Simmons for winning the Toft September Captains Medal'Photo: MSMP Toft GC sept medal

DAMON Groves won the September Captain’s Medal at Toft Golf Club.

He shot an impressive gross 79 (net 69) which included birdies at the 16th and 18th holes. As a result his handicap was reduced to nine.

l TOFT Seniors have struggled in their away matches this season and even the addition of Steve Calvert as a guest player did not help and at Canwick Park where Toft lost 6.5 to 1.5.

Results: Roger Everson & Steve Calvert halved; Mal Nicholls & John Tummon lost 3 & 1; Paul Asher & Bruce Bradley lost 2 down; Paul Stark & James Everitt lost 4 & 3; Graham Hughes & Robin Morris lost 1 down; Joe Grimer & Peter Henderson won 5 & 4; Joe Durno & Bob Gore lost 4 & 3; David Sharp & Terry Lacey lost 6 & 4.

Toft Seniors beat Oundle Seniors 6-2.

Results: Roger Everson & David Wynne lost 1 down; David Sharp & Lionel Tupholme won 5 & 4; Graham Hughes & Paul Stark won 3 & 2; Paul Asher & Peter Henderson halved; Mal Nicholls & John Davenport halved; Joe Grimer & Tony Haslam won 3 & 2; Phil Miller & Adrian Childs won 7 & 6; Joe Durno & Bob Gore won 3 & 2.

l WINNER of the September Stableford was Mike Paulson with 41 points.

Results: Division 1 - 1st Colin Pearce 37 points, 2nd Joe Grimer 36, 3rd Dave Chapell 32. Division 2 - 1st Alan Radford 38, 2nd Ray Bills 37.