FOURSOMES FINALS-10th SEPTEMBER 2018 @ BENTLEY G C
Left - Winners Thorndon Park
(Sophie Wheeler and Ashley Chalmers)
Right – Runners up Clacton
(Faye Trigg and Charley Hatley)
GC hosted the final of the 2018 Munro Foursomes on Monday 10th
September. The match was played over 36 holes between Clacton-on-Sea,
represented by Faye Trigg and Charley Hatley, and Thorndon Park,
represented by Ashley Chalmers and Sophie Wheeler.
got off to a cracking start before Clacton fought back to all square
after eight holes. However Thorndon Park soon took the lead again
to finish the morning round at 3up. In the afternoon Clacton made a
valiant effort winning or halving several holes but Thorndon maintained
their lead eventually winning 3&2 and claiming the trophy on the
It was an excellent match between two very strong
pairs and was enjoyed by a good crowd of spectators from both clubs.
Our thanks to Lady Captain Liz Potter and to Bentley GC for their
hospitality on the day.
2018 at Bentley Golf Club between Clacton
luck to both teams.
Silver Trophy Final was held on a beautiful
late summer afternoon on 2nd September at
Romford Golf Club between
Chelmsford and Stock Brook Manor. It was always likely to be
a very tight
match as the handicaps of both teams were almost identical.
Chelmsford were Alison Evans, Tiff Wade, Amanda Dicker, Jackie Sleet
Greaves, and Stock Brook’s team was Jayne Stockwell, Lesley Harley,
Edkins, Tracey Rogers and Wendy Scales. The matches were played in
and lots of supporters from both Clubs came to watch. But it
Chelmsford’s day. Congratulations to them and commiserations
^ Chelmsford’s team and their caddies
< Stock Brook Manor’s Team
Chelmsford and Stock Brook Manor’s finalists
Golf Club kindly played host to the 44
Ladies who took part in our Silver Open.
The 45 Ladies who played were very grateful that
the rain stopped within 20 minutes of the first tee-time.
The Handicap prizes went to:
4th. Liz Maynard from Braintree – 36
3rd. Ann Malyon from Chelmsford – 37
2nd. Pam Thornton from Chelmsford –
1st. Elaine Osborne from Romford – 41
The best aggregate team prize went to Chelmsford
with 144 points
Ann Malyon, Pam Thornton, Tiff Wade &
Nicky Iles from Crondon Park who has a Handicap
of 8 won the best scratch Stableford prize with 29 points
Elaine Osborne and Nicky Iles with
County Captain Nicola Thomas
SHIELD FINAL 2018
Bronze Shield Final was played at Braintree G.C. on 23rd
between Chelmsford and Rochford. The match was played in a friendly but
competitive manner. Rochford won 3 matches to 2.
last won The Bronze Shield in 1976-another very hot summer!
for Rochford were Chris Barker, Christine Woods, Hazel Jamieson, Elaine
and Terri Stanley with Carol Evans as Captain.
Team were Jane
Malins, Pauline Nixon, Sue Watts, Angela West and Judy Wybrow , Captain
day was Lady Captain Sue Cooper substituting for Ann Malyon, who had
the Bronze Team for most of the Competition.
SHIELD FINAL 2018 The
final of the Silver Shield was held on 19th
August at Colne Valley with Thorndon Park and Stock Brook Manor playing
other for the second year running. As expected, it was a very
exciting match, and until the last couple of holes, it could have gone
way. However, this year, Thorndon Park triumphed.
to them, and commiserations to Stock Brook Manor.
Park winning team
Brook Manor team and
REGION JUNIOR COUNTY MATCH DAYS Good
Luck to the
Girls representing Essex at the 2018 East Region Junior County Match
– 15th August at Letchworth Golf Club, Herts.
LADIES TWO NEW CHAMPIONS FOR 2018
Essex Ladies’ Championship and Seniors’
Championship was held over three days on the 27th
to the 29th
congratulate Ladies Champion Ashley Croft of
Stockbrook Manor and Ladies Senior Champion Julie Race of Braintree on
win and thank our
Sponsor for supporting
the Championship and Thorpe Hall Golf Club for hosting the event.
full report please use
link to County
REGION COUNTY WEEK A
great effort by the Essex team but not to be
this year. Congratulations to Norfolk
who go forward to the National Finals in September.