Silsden trio win at Nelson Golf Club

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THE Nelson Golf Club Ladies Open was won by the Silsden trio of Pam Atherton, Helen Duckett and Jackie Starkie.

The threesome finsihed four points ahead of second placed Kath Parkinson, Trish Flintoff and Carol Richards, from Preston Golf Club, who scored 73 points.

Ann Smith, Val Exley and Trish Belkett, from Shipley Golf Club, finished third after a card playoff.

A total of £112 was raised with a raffle and will be shared between Pendleside Hospice (Lady Captain’s charity) and LGU Breast Cancer.

The Medal was won by Lynne Grandfield (84-9-75).

Runner-up was Pamela Pickles with 95-20-75 while third was Janet Bertram.

Lynne beat her foursomes partner by 0.5 on the back nine holes.

• AT Colne Golf Club, Steve Parker had a re-run of his previously abandoned Captain’s Day.

The winner was Ryan Proctor (79-13-66) with Peter Little (78-12-66) in second and Malcolm Bulloss (78-11-67) coming in third.

Gross was Brian Earnshaw. Nearest the pin on the fifth was Danny Lord and nearest the pin in 2 on the 18th was Paul Kavanagh.

Longest drive went to Paul Boothman.

• THERE were no rounds played at Marsden Golf Club.