Stoke Rochford seniors pip Peterborough Milton

Stoke Rochford prevailed in a close-fought 30th anniversary contest in which there were four halved games.

PETERBOROUGH MILTON SENIORS 3 STOKE SENIORS 5

Scores: Mike Nixon/Greg Ewart halved; Graham Manton/Les Cooper lost 1-down; Chris Woof/Eddie Plant won 6 and 5; Mike Graves/Barry Coop halved; Roland Slack/Philip Varley halved; Alan Jessop/Mick Rance won 5 and 3; Phil White/Brian Keightley won 4 and 2; Trevor Harvey/Don Werner halved.

* The first of six rounds of the Seniors Trophy competition was won by Ernie Armstrong with 39 points.

Four players finished one point back, Barrie Griffin taking second on countback from Geoff Turner.

Ladies’ results – April Wednesday Medal: 1 Phillippa Smith nett 66, 2 Kathy Horner 73, 3 Pauline Haggerty 75. Scratch prize: Sue Booth gross 81.

Bring and Win qualifying competition: 1 Pauline Haggerty 35pts, 2 Jane Bilici 33ocb, 3 Karen Rawson.