Mixed results at start of season

TOFT’s first team have had a mixed bag of results from their opening league matches.

After losing to Belton Woods in their first match they have now won two matches and halved a third match including a 6-0 victory at Sutton Bridge on Saturday.

They played Greetham away two weeks earlier where they halved and that result came on the back of a 6-0 victory at home against Boston West.

Results (v Sutton Bridge): C Magill/G Burns won 6&5; E V Der Merwe/A Freear won 8&6; S Freer/D Whisker won 4&3; J Dair/N Welsh won 7&6; N Garland/I Mitchell won 2&1; L Lawrence/J Del-Planque won 4&3. (v Grantham): S Freer/D Whisker halved; J Dair/N Welsh halved; S Stubley/J Del-Planque lost 4&2; N Garland/I Mitchell halved; C Magill/G Burns halved; E V Der Merwe/A Freear won 5&3. (V Boston West): J Dair/N Welsh won 5&4; E V Der Merwe/A Freear won 7&5; S Stubbley/J Del Planque won 6&5; N Garland/I Mitchell won 7&5; C Magill/G Burns won 5v4; S Freer/D Whisker won 7&6.

Vice-captain Pat Key was thrilled with the clean sweep the her team produced in their friendly match at home against ladies from Thorney Lakes Golf Club who found Toft’s hilly course a real test.

Results: Pat Key/Karen Parsonage won 5&4; Angela Bedwell/Anne Wildish won 3&1; Mary Stark/Maureen Paulson won 6&5; Carole Priestman/Marie Davenport won 4&3.

The weekday May Medal was won in stupendous fashion by Helen Roscoe with a magnificent round of 85-19-66. Chris Barnes was second with 96-22-74 and Lorraine Robinson was third on 88-12-76.

Bee McKechnie (111-32-79) won the May weekend Medal competition ahead of Cathy Lee (93-11-82) and Alison Ravenhill (106-22-84).