Three-way battle settled by countback

Jonathan Hull and Nigel Simpson.
Jonathan Hull and Nigel Simpson.

Countback was used to settle the top three placings as Boston Golf Club’s ladies’ section competed for the Rose Bowl.

Twenty-two competitors teed off for the stableford event, wich is usually held on Lady Captains’ Day.

Lady Captain Hilary Calvert is pictured presenting the Rose Bowl to Anne Sutton (left).

Lady Captain Hilary Calvert is pictured presenting the Rose Bowl to Anne Sutton (left).

This year it has been held as a separate event.

Anne Sutton, Barbara Unwin and Pam Hyde all returned with 38 points.

However, countback saw Anne handed first spot ahead of runner-up Barbara and Pam, who had to settle for third.

Lady Captain Hilary Calvert presented the Rose Bowl to Anne following her victory.

Brian Smith and Rick Lenton have won the pairs Texas Scramble at Boston Golf Club .

They returned with a nett score of 61.7.

They saw off runners-up J. Wrisdale and T. Emberton (62.7) third-place J. Hodgson and L. Beeson (62.9).

A pairs Betterball Stableford event has been won by Jonathan Hull and Nigel Simpson.

They scored 42 points to beat Gary Willis and Peter Kelly on countback.