Wellshurst Golf Club news

THE Reeve salver, a mixed greensomes competition, took place at Wellshurst Golf Club over the previous weekend, with some excellent scores being returned.

The overall winners with 46 points were Jean and Tony Uden.

In second place, with 45 points, were Rachel Sellence and Paul Hatt with 45 points and in third place were Sylvia Huggair and Brian Hepburn with 44 points, just beating Linda Coomber and Don Adkins on a back nine countback.

Wellshurst Seniors opened the season with a visit to Mid-Sussex and, although the matches were closer than the scores reflect, the match was lost 5.5-2.5.

They then travelled to Hawkhurst last Thursday and, despite a spirited effort, lost 4.5-1.5.

Individual results as follows: B Haste/K Cole beat M Cox/P Ellis; P Jobling/T Cheeseman lost to M Eyles/D Middleton; P Russell/B White lost to M Eardley/R Charles; R Strong/C Peskett lost to S Groves/M Haynes; J Garnham/C Goddard halved with J Addyman/J Maund; A Fuller/N Cole lost to G Hayler/C Levett.

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS: B Haste/C Peskett beat N Gershon/I O’Mahoney; J Evans/P Jobling lost to J Eley/G Arnold; B White/T Fuller beat R Hackett/B Richer; R Strong/C Goddard lost to M Bowles/T Dougall; K Cole/D Murton lost to M Costen/J Lander; N Birch/P Russell lost to R Robinson/L Miles; J Mitchinson/F Payton lost to I Streeter/P Ludlow; J Garnham/T Cheeseman halved with J Day/B Bonnewell.