Melton Golf Club: Autumn Trophy resumes with close-fought Texas scramble

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The re-arranged fourth round of the Autumn Trophy took place at Melton Golf Club on Sunday morning in brilliant sunshine.

Played as a Texas scramble, the team of Bob Barnes, Ray Catton Dave McKain and Matt Catton took a narrow win in a close-fought competition.

They finished just ahead of Brendan Boyce, Steve Goddard and Frank Williams who in turn took second place on countback from Alan Newton, Mark Lewis and Dick Chapman.

* Despite a smattering of snow, a few hardy golfers turned out for this week’s Monday Morning Mingles competition.

The winners were John Squires and Bettyne Norton with a score of nett 38, two shots clear of runners-up Bob Luke and Cheryl Osborne (nett 40.2).

Tom Eadon and Elaine Shelton finished a little further back in third spot with 40.8.