Ladies' Autumn Open
The Ladies' Autumn Open took place at KGC on Tuesday, 3rd September, with 132 players taking part. Nine different counties and thirty-five Golf Clubs were represented and our own Kenilworth ladies did extremely well in the prizes. A raffle made £381 for the Captains' Charity, Acorns Children's Hospice. The captains - Alan Stevens and Carol Simmons are extremely grateful for the ladies' generosity, and also for the help received during the day. There was a relaxed and happy atmosphere in the Clubhouse following the match and the prize winners are as follows:-
In first place, winning the Minns Trophies were Catherine Midgeley of KGC and Jackie Payne of Stratford Oaks with 41 pts. They also had a John Lewis Voucher for £90 each.
Runners-up were Cath Hoare (KGC) and Caroline Smith, (also of KGC) with 40 points, winning a voucher for £80 each.
In 3rd place came Judith Mann (KGC) and Margaret Blackett of Nuneaton GC, with a score of 39 points, and vouchers to the value of £70 each.
In 4th place Jackie Corby and Maggie Smith, both of KGC, with 38 points, won vouchers to the value of £60 each.
Two Kenilworth players, Rosemarie Hannam and Margaret Wright won the Best Front Nine Prize with 21 points
The Best Back Nine was won by Lynda McCarthy (KGC and Pam Williams (Royal Porthcawl GC) with 20 points on countback.