Welcome to 2018 and our active Ladies Section
Our Lady Captain Miss Jen Booth would like to extend a warm welcome to all lady golfers. Come back soon to find out what the ladies have planned for the forthcoming year.
The Ladies British Open is at Royal Lytham St Anne’s this year 2 – 5 of August with practice days earlier in the week. Jim Furlong is the coordinator for Knott End. If you are interested in volunteering as a Marshall or as a Scorer please put your name down on the list in the ladies locker room.
Carlsberg Trophy Winners
The picture shows President Mrs Anne Hughes presenting the winners with the Trophy.
In ideal golfing conditions on Bank Holiday Monday Knott End members played in the annual Mixed 4BBB Carlsberg Trophy.
Winners were Alex Gardner & Eddie Carswell with 43 points.
Second were Lizzie Bradley and Thomas Higson with 42 points.
Third were Marion and Brian Hill with 37 points.
The only 2’s on the day were also by the above players.
Knott End clubhouse was the venue when the Ladies held their end of season Winter Presentation.
Lady Captain Fiona Forrester and Competition Secretary Helen Trickett presented the winners with their prizes.
Past Lady Captain and Past Captain Of Captains Lilian Bradley was present to see her Prize presented to the winners of her competition Joanne Kay and Kath Coleman.
At the age of 92 Lilian no longer plays but is still an active member of the club and attends most social events and always enjoys the Ladies away days.
The picture’s show Lady Captain Fiona Forrester with the prize winners and Lilian Bradley with the winners of her prize.
Jack Patterson Trophy
It was Knott End Golf Club’s turn this year to host the annual Jack Patterson mixed trophy competition against Fleetwood.
The Competition is named after a former Captain & President of Knott End who first started the competition.
Glorious sunshine could not help the home team though and Fleetwood were victorious this year winning 10 matches to 4 with 2 drawn.
Knott End Ladies played the second round of the Maureen McQuail gross prize competition on Thursday and an E.G. Medal.
Overall Winner of the Maureen McQuail
Winner was Joanne Kay with a score of 88 + 84 = 172
Runner Up was Kath Wright with a score of 91 + 89 = 180
3rd was Pauline Fawcett with a score of 91 + 94 = 184
Winner of the E.G. Medal competition
Silver Division : Nett winner—- Joanne Kay 72
Lowest Gross —- Kath Wright 89
Bronze 1 Division: Nett winner —Joyce Wright 79
Lowest Gross—–Linda Gregory 106
Bronze 2/3 Division: Nett winner —-Alex Gardner 72
Lowest Gross ——Jenny Watt 106
The picture shows Jack Patterson’s son Glyn & other members of the family watching Fleetwood’s Lady Captain Mary Walmsley receiving the trophy from Knott End’s Lady Captain Jen Booth.