First Ladies’ Friendly of the Season

On Thursday 11th April, Melton Ladies hosted their first friendly match of the season with a visit from Greetham Valley Golf Club.  Four fourballs set off in the sunshine on a glorious day with a long run on the ball and the greens playing true.  All the matches were hotly…

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A mountain to climb….

Monday 8th April saw the first leg played of the Tasker’s match between MMGC Ladies’ section and Trentham GC, Stoke-on-Trent.  After a misty start, the weather turned sunny and it was relatively warm despite the wind.  The course looked excellent for this matchplay competition and the ladies from Trentham were…

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Paul Gough lifts the 2018/2019 Autumn Trophy

On Sunday 7th April, the sixth and final Autumn Trophy competition took place.  After early morning bacon cobs, 34 players set off in a pairs competition and, in the field, there were 10 competitors with a chance to come out on top, so it was still all to play for.…

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Autumn Trophy Round 5

The 5th round of the Autumn Trophy got under way on Sunday 17th March with a good turn out of golfers. The weather, although fine, was quite chilly caused by a very strong breeze. In first place was the trio of Haydn Snow, Dave Poolan and Jamie Orton. 2nd place…

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Monday Morning Mingles 18th March

The regulars turned out yet again for the Monday Morning Mingles and the weather put a smile on some their faces, with clear skies and a slight breeze. It aided in some very good golf being played by most pairings. 1st pairing was Tom Eadon and Liz Clark with a…

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Monday Morning Mingles 11th March

Another good turn out with the Mingles, but this time the back 9 holes were selected for play instead of the front 9, giving the players a much sterner test on the longer par 5s, especially in the gusting head wind. The resultant scores were slightly higher than normal which…

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Ladies’ Daily Mail Foursomes 7th March

The first round of the Ladies’ Daily Mail Foursomes was played on Thursday 7 March at MMGC against Stanton on the Wolds Ladies. The Melton pairing were Lady President Julia Brown and ‘Drina Terzza against Stanton pairing of Diane Hardwick and Francis Tunnicliffe. The gusting wind and rain prevented any…

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Autumn Trophy Round 4

The excellent February weather encouraged 43 golfers to turn out for the rescheduled Autumn Trophy on Sunday 24th February. With clearing weather conditions, but after a delayed start because of fog, the teams of three and four golfers started with a shotgun start. The greens, although still slightly soft, were…

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Champagne for Denise!

On Wednesday 13th February, 27 ladies took part in a 3-ball Am Am at Melton Mowbray Golf Club.  They took advantage of the kind weather that has been with us for most of February to enjoy the course even in the ‘depths of winter.’  The fairways still allowed the ball…

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