Stableford success at Boston Golf Club

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A betterball stableford was held at Boston Golf Club on Sunday.

The winning gents’ pair were S. Clayton and N. Lee with 49 points.

They finished ahead of G. Sharp and D. Wood (46), P. Kelly and G. Willis (44) and M. Lee and T. Sims (42).

The winners collected their prizes from Nick Hiom.

Rob Whitley won the Fleet Cup at Boston Golf Club.

He carded 64 to claim top spot.

Rob collected his prize from Club Captain Tony Miller.

After torrential rain stopped completion of The Ladies’ Open Am-Am early in the year, it was replayed with 19 teams from around the county enjoying entirely different weather conditions.

Birdie Dawson, Cindy Ireland, Annie Oliver and Elaine Houlton (Woodhall and Kenwick Park) finished first with 86 stableford points.

In second were Judith Flevill, Julia West, Yvonne Scarborough and Jo Burdon (a team made up of Boston, Hunstanton and Woodhall Spa players) with 81 points.

Yvonne Wright, Chris Sherriff, Barbara Unwin and Fran Grant (Boston) were third on 78 and Pam Hyde, Anne Hodgson, Lynn Worthington and Ruth Simpson (Boston) came fourth with 76.

Nearest the pins were won by Claire Rylott of Spalding on the second, Joan Young of Boston on the fifth and Barbara Lennox (Woodhall) on the 14th.

The longest drive on the ninth (silver) went to Kay Hercock (Burghley Park) and the straightest drive on the 13th (bronze) was won by Hannah Thorold (Spalding).

The raffle, in aid of Lady Captain’s Charity the Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance raised £293.