Change fails to halt Mark’s victory charge

Roy McAllister receiving his commemorative tumbler from Paul Simmons
Roy McAllister receiving his commemorative tumbler from Paul Simmons

TOFT’S Roy McAllister didn’t let a change of format disturb his play as he won the club’s Monthly Medal this week.

Due to wet conditions on the course, a 17-hole Stableford was played instead of the reglar Medal match and McAllister ran out winner with 35 points following an excellent performance in challenging conditions.

He received a commemorative tumbler from captain Paul Simmons.

l TOFT Mens A team maintained their winning streak in the South Lincolnshire League, beating Blankney 4-2 at home on Saturday, making up for the B team’s disappointing 5½-½ reverse at Blankney a few days earlier.

l TOFT Ladies beat Canwick on their home course, winning 2½-1½.

Results: Pat Key and Judith Childs lost 1 down; Carole Priestman and Marie Davenport halved; Margaret Dair and Hayley Hunt won 4-2; Sandra Wildmore and Bee McKechnie won 6-5.

l PLAYING in high winds, sleet and rain, Toft Seniors recorded their first win of the season with an emphatic 7–1 win against Spalding Seniors.

Results: Roger Everson and Joe Durno won 2 up; Lionel Tupholme & Mike Paulson won 6 & 5; John Davenport & Graham Hughes won 7 & 6; David Sharp & Peter Henderson won 3 & 1; Bob Gore & Paul Stark lost 1 down; Phil Miller & Rod Campbell won 4 & 3; Terry Lacey & Tony Haslam won 1 up; Roger Shead & Joe Grimer won 3 & 2.