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Stratford team seal AM-AM triumph
11:30am Saturday 4th August 2012 in Sport
FOURTEEN clubs featuring 72 players took part in Evesham Golf Club’s ladies’ AMAM competition.
The winners, from Stratford Oaks, were Cathy Wise, Irene Allan, Val Walker and Pam Brannan with 71 points.
Runners-up were Dee Machin, Pat Catlin, Lesley Kewley and Pam Hutcheon from Evesham with 70, while third place went to Gill Smith, Marlene Billings and Frances Wilkinson from Evesham, with Gill Mitchell from the Vale, on 69.
Other results; Nearest the pin: Val Lemon (Evesham); Nearest the line: Evelyn Hill (The Worcestershire); Best front nine: Sue Taylor, Audrey Tomkins, Lemon and Valerie Bomford (39pts); Best back nine: Jane Palmer, Lin Pearson, Sue Giblin and Pat Bowater (30pts).
- Evesham seniors maintained their unbeaten record at Craycombe Links by beating Redditch 6-1 in their last home game of the season.
Captain Mike Abraham and Ian Wood overcame a strong fight back by their opponents to record a 3-1 win, while John Machin/Martin Williams (2&1), Geoff Burton/ Richard Steel (4&3), Ian Facer/John Smith (win by 1), Alan Minton/Michael Morris (win by 2) and Neil Croft/ Mike Brumage (5&4) all came home in front.
Evesham also secured a rare whitewash against Lilleybrook to make it seven wins and two draws in 2012 with six away games left.
Results: Abraham/Dave Hartland (3&1), Machin/Wood (8&7), Roger Smith/Brumage (5&4), Mike Whiteford/ Michael Morris (win by 1), Neil Croft/Steel (4&3), Geoff Burton/Brian Chapman (2&1) and Peter