83-year-old hits a birdie at Sidmouth

exsp-week-8-golf-generic

- Credit: Archant

On Monday Sidmouth ladies had their lady captain’s away day at Launceston, writes Maria Clapp.

An enjoyable day was had by all with the format being four-ball, better ball.

First place, with 41 points, went to Anne Blackler and Marian Andrews. In second were Linda Reynolds and Sheila Skittrall with 39 points and third place, with 37 points, went to Ann Willoughby and Jill Paddon. The latter pairing taking third after countback had come into play.

Three players achieved a two – Yvonne Anning, Maria Clapp and Sheila Skittrall.

Afterwards the ladies enjoyed a carvery after which prizes were presented to the winners.


You may also want to watch:


On Wednesday the ladies played a County Prize competition. A score of plus one saw Margaret Thompson win and her performance also resulted in a handicap cut from 24 to 23. Well done, Margaret. Second and third place was determined via countback with Susan Hackett edging out Ros Eaton. Marie Timms was the only player to achieve a two.

There was also a very special event during the week at the club with one of our senior players managing a superb birdie at the par four 17th!

Most Read

Well done indeed to the lady who does not want their name mentioned!

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus