Mixed Away Visit to Breadsall Priory Washout

The much anticipated Mixed Away weekend to Breadsall Priory took place on the 14th and 15th October.  All participants arrived at the hotel by 9.40am for a welcome chat and the draw.  The first day was due to be a fourball betterball followed by a three ball waltz on day…

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Mick Curtis lifts Past Club Captain’s Trophy

The annual competition for Melton Mowbray’s Past Captain’s Trophy took place on Friday 5th October.  Twenty four past Captains (with ages ranging from 60 to 88) assembled in the clubhouse to ‘meet and greet’ prior to the first tee-time at 12.30pm. Included in those twenty four were four past Captains…

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Monday Morning Mingles

Monday saw the start of the Mingles again, which was well supported by Melton Golfers. The winners on the first day was as follows: 1st Denis Dayman and Alison Gatwood with a nett 33.8 2nd John Squires and Bettyne Norton with a nett 35.0 3rd Tom Eadon and Liz Clarke…

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Tony Houghton Trophy

On what was an extremely good golfing day with bright sunshine and very little wind, Melton Seniors turned out to play in the Tony Houghton Trophy.  The competition is run over 3 rounds with different types of team formats.  It is one of the Seniors’ most prestigious events and is…

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Pancakes and prizes on Pro’s day

On a challenging autumnal day, 126 golfers braved the cool and damp conditions in Tony Westwood’s Pro’s Day. Teams of four competed in an AM-AM format, playing to win the overall prize and the Jocelyn Westwood Memorial Trophy. Scoring was excellent with the top ten teams all scoring in excess…

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Senior’s Season’s round up

Melton Seniors had a disappointing end to their season, losing all of their last three matches in a row. The first was at home to a strong Beedles Lake side on 11th September.  This match was close, with Beedles Lake winning 5 wins to 3. Scoring pairs for Melton were…

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Humberstone Heights Seniors v MMGC Seniors

Melton fought hard against a strong and experienced Humberstone side to earn themselves a very creditable 3 all draw away from home. The losses on both sides were very close, showing the strength and depth of both the teams. The points for Melton came from the following pairings: Haydn Snow…

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Melton Seniors vs Ruddington Seniors

After a rained delayed start, Melton Seniors took on a strong Ruddington side, but showed their positive competitive nature by coming out 6 1/2 to 1 1/2 winners. The weather was somewhat cooler than previous weeks, but the fairways were still hard and the greens were difficult to play, with…

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