Whitley is the overall winner of Thomas Cup at Boston Golf Club

Lynn Worthington collects her trophy from Lady Captain Hilary Calvert.a
Lynn Worthington collects her trophy from Lady Captain Hilary Calvert.a

Rob Whitley was the overall winner of the Thomas Cup, held at Boston Golf Club.

A nett 69 was enough to claim the medal competition at the Cowbridge Course.

The 0-12 category was won by R. Lenton (70), pipping J. Hodgson on countback.

S. Foster won the 13-28 category (71) again needing countback, this time to see off K. Kilbourn (71).

N. Timby had the best gross (78).

In the ladies’ section, the Skene Shield was played as a singles par (bogey v par) competition with full handicap allowance.

The winner was Ruth Simpson, finishing 3 up to take the trophy. Runner-up Pam Hyde finished with 1 up and Jane Marriott was third, finishing all square.

Boston ladies were defeated away at Spalding in a league contest, a disappointing result as two matches were taken to the 18th.

A total of 25 Ladies turned out for the Jan Miller Trophy, a stableford competition.

Lynn Worthington won the trophy with a staggering 45 points, dropping four shots from her handicap.

Jacquie Short was second with 37 points, with Pam Hyde third on countback.

Anne Sutton finished in fourth after countback, also on 37 points.