Yvonne and Pam are the toast of Invitation Day at Boston Golf Club

Pam Shepherd and Yvonne Wright are congratulated by Lady Captain Julia West.
Pam Shepherd and Yvonne Wright are congratulated by Lady Captain Julia West.

Boston Golf Club’s Ladies were hosts to invited guests from golf clubs around the region, the format being a full-shots pairs betterball event.

The weather, though dull to start, turned out to be a glorious day, and the course - though in excellent condition - proved difficult for many with the greens playing extremely fast.

The winning pair of Yvonne Wright and guest Pam Shepherd (Louth) had no problems finding the course to their liking, finishing with a score of 49 stableford points.

Pam, as a guest, also won nearest the pin on the fifth hole while Yvonne won nearest the pin on the 14th and had twos on the fifth and 14th holes.

In second place was Gill Reynolds with Guest Bev Cox (Woodhall Spa), who returned a score of 45.

Third place, on countback, with 40 were Joan Young and guest Marlene Morris (Kirton Holme).

Joan also had a two on the fifth hole.

The best front nine but not in the main prizes went to Lydia Allen with guest Gill Smith (Kirton Holme) and the best back nine went to Anne Wallhead and guest Jan Heywood (Blankney).