THE annual running of the Pedlar Cup took place at Henley Golf Club on Saturday and
THE annual running of the Pedlar Cup took place at Henley Golf Club on Saturday and in difficult scoring conditions John Morrison excelled with a net score of 65 which included four birdies to win by one shot from club champion Martyn Metcalfe.
Andy Fairhall had a welcome return to form by scoring net 67 to claim third spot. New member Brian Broome and first team captain Nigel Hawkins recorded net 69s and these were the only competitors from a field of 96 who managed to beat their handicaps. On the hottest day of the year on Tuesday of last week Henley ladies hosted their invitation competition.
The winning pair were Janet Thompson and her partner Cathy Jones from Reading Golf Club with a better ball Stableford score of 45 points, countback was needed to sort out the next three placings where Mary Smith and partner from Tyrells Wood Golf Club recorded 41 points to take the runners-up spot. Irene Ferretti won the nearest the pin competition for the bronze players whilst Sarah Whittaker from Huntercombe Golf Club won the prize for the Silver Division.