Seniors lose away to Thorpness

Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club
Wednesday 22 November 2017
Seniors Match v THORPENESS - AWAY
Tee off 8.15AM
handicaphandicapMatch Score
Bryan Haworth12Roger Brown13Lost 1 up
Richard Wyndham20John Driscoll23
Steve Ellwood10Nigel Jarvis16Lost 6 & 5
Mike Pulford25Bob Booker13
Allan Dawson20Brian Taylor17Lost 4 & 3
Trevor Mason13Len Wells19
Charles Copping25Merv Lambert15Lost 1 up
Allan N. Wells14Dave Sammons18
Gary Nicholas18Tony Alcock18Lost 3 & 2
Dave Brinkley22Bill Robinson22
Mike Pineo19Clark Minto14Lost 2 & 1
Jeff Deslandes19Graham Denny16
Match Won by - Thorpeness - 6 / 0

Mens Lose Away to Harwich

The following team of 10 players went to Harwich & Dovercourt today for the return friendly match.

Steve Frost & Jeff Deslandes
Malcolm Makinson & Dave Pepper
Allan Wells & Gary Nicholas
Bryan Haworth & Graham Popple
James D-H &  Ian Buxton

Unfortunately, Harwich won today’s match 3 to 2 and as the home match was drawn, it means that they’ve taken possession of the silver plate, which was duly handed over by Steve Frost to the their club captain.
We’ll need to wait until next season to win it back!

Junior Open Results

The Club’s Junior Open was held on Tuesday 29 August and the following prizes were awarded:

Nearest pin 5th – Jonathan Tate from play golf Colchester &
2nd Nett – Jonathan Tate (70) from play golf Colchester

Longest drive 18th – Conor Garvey from Colchester

Girls best nett – Juliette Coffy (78) from Woodbridge

Best handicap 16-18 (68) Thomas Gibbs from Felixstowe

1st Nett – Matthew Porter (67) from FFGC

2nd Gross – Oliver Page (79 ocb) from  Newton Green

1st Gross – Tyler Weaver ( 79 ocb) from Bury St Edmunds

Parks team lose by 1 hole (Hambro Scoring)

Wednesday 23 August 2017

The match ended with a very tight finish.

The individual results were:

  • Nigel Fosker & David Bloom lost by 2 holes
  • Paul Burrows & Malcolm Pook won by 3 holes
  • Peter White & Eamon Gilgar were level (they won 17 & 18 to end level with their opponents)
  • Chris Veitch & Martin Allen lost by  2 holes (at one point they were 5 down so did well over the back 9 to bring back to 2).

Steve Whymark (Woodbridge) holed at 10 feet put on the 18 th for a half on and the overall win.

Seniors beat Ipswich at home

Steve Frost & Mike Pulford played a blinder with a record win in their game of 8 + 6 – well done Club Captain.

Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club
Monday 14 August 2017
Seniors Match v IPSWICH - HOME
Tee off 9.00AM
handicaphandicapMatch Score
Mike Pineo19Maurice Barnes15Lost 3 & 2
Gary Nicholas18John Skinner13
Bob Hockin27Richard Watson12Won 3 & 2
Graham Popple11John Hines15
Brian Kemp11Derek Rush6Won 2 & 1
Brian Hunwicke23Paul Garden20
Mike Pulford25David Pearman13Won 8 & 6
Steve Frost17Brian Boyton16
Charles Copping25John Edwards14Won 7 & 6
Dennis Preston15Peter Skinner21
Dave Brinkley22Peter Rose7Won 3 & 1
Jeff Deslandes19Kevin Ward15
Allan Dawson20David Cordle8Lost 1 down
Ron Calthorpe18Phil Thorndyke16
Richard Moore27Mike Bradford13Won 3 & 2
Tony Belenkin19Peter Thubron20
Match Won by - Felixstowe 6 to 2

Felixstowe Seniors beat Colchester 7 1/2 to 1/2 at home

Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club
Friday 16 June 2017
Seniors Match v COLCHESTER - HOME
Tee off 9.30AM
handicaphandicapMatch Score
Mike Pulford25Paul Lock22Won 1 up
Godfrey Batson28David Cairns13
Mike Cassidy28Graham Caughey20Won 5 & 4
Martin Allen6Barry Haley13
Ken Walker18John Champ22Won 4 & 2
Graham Reid11David Kemble18
Dave Brinkley22Les Daughtrey16Halved
Bryan Haworth12Michael Jones23
Allan Dawson20Ron Darby13Won 4 & 3
Barry Jones12John Cross27
Bob Hockin27Michael O'Sullivan15Won 3 & 2
Steve Smith14Michael Pedder21
Ian Bloom20Kevin Prince13Won 2 & 1
Jeff Deslandes19Stuart Thackrah20
Charles Copping24Michael Hart18Won 3 & 2
Brian Hunwicke23Michael Horley14
Match Won by - Felixstowe 7.5 to 0.5