Atchley and Coronation Cups at Haywards Heath Golf Club

Once again the weather remained kind for the autumn meeting of the Atchley and Coronation Cups.

Dan and Jo with Ladies Captain Rosemary Parvin.
Dan and Jo with Ladies Captain Rosemary Parvin.

This competition is a mixed foursomes medal competition in which the ladies invite a gentleman member as a partner.

A very popular event it is always fiercely contested. A large field of 40 couples took part in this bi-annual event, it is normally very close, however the pair of Jo Kernohan and Dan Simpson had a brilliant round of 71 with 2 birdies and an eagle at the 8th hole.

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On a combined handicap of 5.5 it resulted in a nett score of 65.5 enabling them to win both the scratch competition (Coronation Cup) and the Nett competition (Atchley Cup). Their closest rivals were Andy Plowright and Fiona Spencer with a nett result of 70.


1. Daniel Simpson & Joanne Kernohan 65.5

2. Andy Plowright & Fiona Spencer 70

3. Dora McCabe & Christopher Romyn 70.5

4. Kathleen Honeysett & David Wilks 70.5

5. Mitch Clark & Susan Clark 71