No handbags as Whalley’s July Open is played in good spirits

Karen Thompson, Maria Bland, Hazel Sellers, Cathy Haworth, Alison Nuttall
Karen Thompson, Maria Bland, Hazel Sellers, Cathy Haworth, Alison Nuttall

Whalley Ladies held their annual July Open which was sponsored by Goldilocks handbags and accessories.

It was a very successful Stableford event with nine away teams participating and over 90 ladies in total.

The winners were Maria Bland, Cathy Haworth, Alison Nuttall and Hazel Sellers with 96 points.

Runners up were Tina Leather, Judith Lyndon, Linda Lynch and G Pendlebury, a visiting team from Bolton Old Links, and they had a score of 89.

Third were Maggie Harvey, Wendy Green, Sally Blenkinship and Linda Hunter with 88 points.

Elsewhere, 47 men from Whalley Golf Club competed for the Leslie Haynes Trophy.

The proud winner of this prestigious trophy was long standing member and past captain John Heap with 40 points.

Second in the first division was Peter Kilgallon with 39 points and third was Chris Summers with 38 points.

The second division was won by Gareth Hill with 37 points, second was Mike Fletcher with 36 points and third came Paul Chalker with 35 points.

Whalley Golf Club will host Captain’s Day this weekend.