Win for father and son team at Towneley Golf Club

The winning team were Carruthers and Co
The winning team were Carruthers and Co

A Texas Scramble was held at the weekend at Towneley Golf Club.

The winning team were Carruthers and Co., comprising of father and son Ian and Jack Carruthers, Simon Waterworth and A. Whitehead, with a score of nett 58.

Runners-up were Metcalfe’s Aces - Ian Metcalfe, Terry Whitaker, Niall Wood and Rick Wardrobe, who carded 58.6.

The first Tuesday stableford of the season saw new member Alex Whitehead come top of the field on 41 points, with Ian Howarth runner-up with 39 points, and Danny Haslam third on 37.

The Texas Scramble team event at Burnley Golf Club on Saturday was won by Chris Adams and Martin Leach with a score of 57.4.

Second were Shaun Kendall and Andrew Riley (57.9), with Derek Bainbridge and David Boyden (58.8) third.

The ladies’ Medal and ELLGA Qualifier on Thursday was won by Debbie Howarth (90-16-74), ahead of Jean Scaife (86-10-76) and Fran Taylor (103-22-81).