MMGC Lady Captain vs Lady Vice Captain

On Wednesday 8th August, a team of Ladies in pink led by the current Lady Captain, Sandie Normanton took on the team in blue headed by the Lady Vice Captain, Nancy Denny in a Better Ball Matchplay event. Although the weather had cooled a little, the ground was still hard…

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Ladies’ Hi-Lo Christine Lord Trophy

  On Wednesday 1st August, the Ladies’ played the annual Chris Lord Trophy.  The competition is a better-ball Stableford played in pairs and the draw ensures that a high handicapper plays with a low handicapper. On-form Lady Captain, Sandie Normanton and ‘Drina Terzza posted an unbeatable 44 points, closely followed…

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Ladies’ Handicap League vs Forest Hill

In their last match of the season, the Ladies’ handicap team ventured to Forest Hill Golf Club to play this final competition.  All three Melton Mowbray pairs had to give shots to the opposition and the weather was once again quite oppressive, making it hard to maintain concentration all the…

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MMGC Ladies in another Tasker Triumph

On a thundery Thursday afternoon, MMGC Ladies hosted Beeston Fields Golf Club in the quarter final of the Taskers Trophy. As before, the home team had to give a shot per match to allow for home advantage. In the hot and humid afternoon, the course was running very well and,…

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Margaret Smale wins Jol Calder Salver

Another hot and humid day greeted the Ladies on Wednesday when they met to play for the Jol Calder Salver, another medal competition in July.  The greens were still in excellent condition, although there were some unusual bounces on the fairways caused by the course being exceptionally dry. Margaret Smale…

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Cuts! Cuts! Cuts!

The past two weeks have produced a purple patch of playing in the Ladies’ section with some handicaps coming tumbling down. Round 1 of the President’s Putter was played on Wednesday 11th July with the Alternate Day played on Saturday 7th July.  On the Saturday, Lady Captain Sandie Normanton returned a nett score…

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