This seasons Fenston Cup started off with a very successful first round on Sunday morning and all players enjoyed a Swedish ‘meet a la lindstrom’ lunch organized by Lady Captain Gun Edlund.
Our thanks goes to the sponsors Lindt Chocolate, Advise Ltd, Cassar & Cooper, Busy Three, Pro’s Foes and Vileda. There was an excellent turn out of both men and ladies who enjoyed the warm and dry weather conditions.
Cassar & Cooper scooped the full 6 points for coming first with 166 stableford points collectively from their top five scorers.
Lindt Chocolate came in second with 161, followed by Advise Ltd with 160. Busy Three then came in with 156, and Pro’s Foes and Vileda tied with 155 each team.
Overall individual winner was Andy Borg with 38 points, beating Klaus Hummel on a countback.
To add to the challenges of the day the Ladies organised some additional competitions and the winners were:
Men’s hole 11 nearest the pin (handicap -3 to 18)was Klaus Hummel
Men’s hole 14 nearest pin with second shot (handicap 19-28) was Keith Laferla
Nearest the pin ladies was Martina Keskintepe.
Ladies hole number 3, nearest the pin with second shot, (handicap 23-36) Geraldine Cranley
Two’s, Francis Busuttil, Maria Woodward, Andy Borg, Mike Hall, Martina Keskintepe, Klaus Hummel, Danny Holland and Paul Howes.
Club Captain Vincent Portelli and Marika Vahsen both took the wine home.
It was mentioned by several members afterwards that the pace of play was excellent,which was very positive, and long may that continue.
CSS for the day was 69 for the men and 71 for the ladies.
Thanks go to the Lady Captain and her Ladies Committee for organising this event.
Round two is scheduled for Sunday 14 January 2018.
Full team results: