Finals day joy at Clitheroe Golf Club
Sunday was Finals Day at Clitheroe Golf Club when the deciding rounds of four of the major knock-out tournaments were played.
The Men’s Singles Final was won by Craig Allison with a 2 & 1 margin over Gary Speak.
The Men’s Foursomes Final went to the final green where Alex Taylor and Andrew Spouse triumphed 2up over Club Captain Simon Raine and former England International golfer and Club Secretary Mike Walls.
Winners of the Mixed Foursomes Knock-Out were John and Jean Holt who defeated father and daughter Norman and Michele Fielding by 2 & 1.
The Castle Cup went to Dennis Greenup who sank a crucial 15 foot putt on the 15th hole to maintain his 3 hole lead and although Ralph Postlethwaite pulled one back at the 16th, a half in 3 at the 17th was enough to give Dennis the win by 2 & 1
Clitheroe Golf Club’s Junior Boys team scored a notable victory over Darwen GC Juniors to win the finals of the East Lancashire Golf Association competition played over the Wilpshire Golf Club course.
The team of Jack Mercer (Captain), Louis Barrett, Oliver Smith, Jack Geddes, George Nightingale and Louis Phelps won by 4 matches to 3 in a tense final with the last match going to the final green.