Full house for Nelson golf day

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Nelson Ladies maintained their unbeaten home record in their LLCGA Scratch match against Royal Lytham on Sunday, winning 3-2.

The deciding match saw Janet Kelly win 1 up for Nelson.

The Ladies’ Handicap Shield Team had a 4-3 win against Lowes Park.

On Thursday at Nelson, both the medal and Joan Allen Senior’s Trophy were won by Marion Wilkinson (91- 18-73). Second in the medal was Pauline Burrows (95-21-74).

Vice Captain David Cloxton held his day at Marsden Park Golf Club. Les Pyrah won the overall prize with a nett score of 65. Martin Horsfield won the 0-12 category (70-5-65) with Stuart Mulligan second, two points behind. Barry McWhinney won the 13-18 category after cards from William Harker, both with nett scores of 69. David Cloxton’s 89-19-67 won his category, with Gareth Collins (88-20-68) third.

Julie Alderson’s 35 points won the ladies prize, one shot ahead of Janet Kelly, Charlie Owen took the Junior prize on a card play-off from Thomas Nicholson.