Club raises charity funds

Photograph shows Club Captain Bob Whyld and Lady Captain Veda Kay.
Photograph shows Club Captain Bob Whyld and Lady Captain Veda Kay.

Members on Saturday’s Captain’s Charity Day at Matlock Golf Club raised £1,381 for Cancer Research UK.

Members supported the club captain Bob Whyld and lady captain Veda Kay, giving generously at the Club’s Charity day during the day’s competition. The winners were Phil Evans, Graham Coppen, and brothers Nick and Tim Russell with 92pts. Best mixed team were Veda Kay, Cynthia Machent and Carol and Rae Gladwin with 88pts.

The winners of Wednesday Medal 12 were: Men’s Div 1 Andrew Edwards 73 (6) 67, Div 2 Chris Smith 84 (13) 71, Div 3 Brian Taylor 84 (14) 70, Div 4 John Shipman 97 (27) 70.

On Thursday, the vice-captain’s team beat Ashbourne at home 5-1. In the club’s knockout competitions, the winners on Sunday’s Final’s Day Two were Presidents Trophy Ian Jenkins, Fourball Matchplay Trophy Keith Carl partnering D Taylor and Bailey Memorial Trophy Keith Carl and D Taylor. In the re-arranged Jubilee Cup the honours went to Club Captain Bob Whyld partnered by the Lady Captain Veda Kay with a nett 66.