Simpson and Marshall come out on top in Boston Golf Club competition

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Boston Golf Club’s Ladies’ Section held their Ping Four ball Betterball Qualifier - with 16 pairs all hoping to progress as the club’s winners.

Ruth Simpson and Maureen Marshall were the winning pair with 39 stableford points.

Chris Sherriff and Pam Bett (37) finished in second.

Julia West and Judith Flevill were third (36) on countback, just pipping Jean Markham and Pam Hyde.

The ladies’ team found the greens tricky playing at Blankney, much slower than Boston, and the home team earning a 3.5-1.5 success.

At home, Boston Bronze players were having better luck against Woodhall Spa, winning 2.5-1.5.

A mixed match, played at home against Louth ended with Boston winning 5.5-2.5.