Captains take part in Dyke Challenge Bowl

Sussex Express sport July 19
Sussex Express sport July 19

Lewes GC Mens Captain Mike Sandford, Ladies Captain Mandy Quick, Club Manager Lionel Dorn and Club Professional Tony Hilton competed in the Dyke Challenge Bowl.

This is an event for all Sussex county golf club captains and pros held annually at the Dyke GC in Brighton. The Lewes team scored 86 points beating their nearest rivals by 3 points. Tony also won the competition for the Professionals with a score of 70, which is two under par. This is the second time in three years that Lewes have won the trophy.

On Saturday July 6 the Lewes scratch team welcomed Crowborough GC to Lewes to play in the quarter final round of the Sussex scratch team knockout event. The winning team that beat Crowborough 10 – 2 were Mark Hilton, Lawrie Tremlett, Matt Hart, Henry Hilton, Jon Williams, Ian Burch, Tom Hilton and Tom Richardson. Lewes now progress to the semi-finals to play Worthing at Ifield GC on August 10.

LOGS eclectic June 25 was won by Terry Stanley 41 points, second Graham Terry 36 points and third Tony Duc 33 points.

On the evening of June 28 the ladies section met up for a social event, teams played in a 10 hole Texas scramble followed by a BBQ supper. The winners were Mandy Hilton, Jackie Pelling and Pamela Smith.

Hoggins Trophy June 15 was won by Dave Manktellow nett 71, second was Andy James nett 71 and third was Paul Thomsett nett 72.

Plant Tankards June 16 were won by Tom Richardson and Andrew Fuller who both scored 40 points to give them a combined score of 80 points and runners up were Trevor Goswell and Nigel Couchman with 75 points.

Ladies Sunday Salver June 12 was won by Sue Richardson with 44 points,, second was Diana Mitchell with 36 points and third was Mandy Hilton with 36 points.

Ladies Lond Trophy July 3 produced some great scores. The winner was Diana Mitchell with nett 65 and cut her handicap to 22.4, second was Lynne Tunley with nett 68 and cut her handicap to 23.6 and third was Vicky Scott with nett 69 and cut her handicap to 29.3.

Midweek Medal July 4 was won by Paul Thomsett nett 64, second was Roy Linstrem nett 67 and third Mark Hilton with nett 69.

Saturday Stableford July 6 was won by Nigel Howe 44 points, second Colin Brown 41 points and third Mandy Hilton 41 points.

Monthly Medal July 7 Div 1 was won by Andy Webber nett 69, second was Kevin Shah nett 71 and third was Tom Hilton nett 71. Div 2 was won by Kevin G Osman nett 72, second was Geoff Murray nett 72 and third was Stephen Winter nett 72.

Ladies Medal July 7 Div 1 was won by Lucia Simpson nett 74, second was Jean Fears nett 77 and third was Mandy Hilton nett 80.