Silverware shared out at Selsey

Prizewinners at Selsey GC
Prizewinners at Selsey GC

The Selsey men’s section’s first competition of 2015 was the Terry Parker Trophy. Terry was a former member of the club who presented this trophy in 1997 and the competition has been played annually since then.

It is a pairs event and the winners were Tony Lee and Brian Blackman with a score of 39.

The Pro Putter Stableford was played, with the trophy a Hickory shaft putter which was presented to the club by Peter Grindley, the club professional, 25 years ago. This year’s winner was Peter Stares with 35 points.

The Wentworth Taylor Cup is a four-ball better-ball Stableford and was won by Barry Rishman and Dan Fern with 39 points. Second were James Belcher and Malcolm Cawte, also with 39.

The March monthly medal was played off the white tees. Division-one winner was Peter Meakins with nett 66; division two was won by Iain Jones with 70

An individual Stableford was played on an extremely windy and showery day. It was won by James Belcher with 31 points ahead of Brian Platt on 30.

Pictured are some of the winners and the presenter of the trophies. From left, Barry Richman, James Belcher, Dan Fern, Peter Stares, Tony Nelson (Vice Captain) and Tony Lee.

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