Stoke Rochford Golf: Brotherly teamwork helps Brian to commanding lead

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Stoke Rochford Golf Club’s Seniors latest Winter Warmer competition last week was a pairs Stokesome.

Randomly drawn in pairs, brothers Brian and Phil White were drawn out to play together in what proved to be a very successful partnership, coming in as winners with 40 points.

Runners-up Trevor Harvey and Les Cooper were just a point further back on 39, while Steve Major and Keith Eddy took third place on countback with 38 points.

After seven rounds of the series, 69 seniors golfers have competed with Brian White opening up a commanding overall lead with 28 points. Don Clements and John Wright are second, each with 19 points each.

Leading the hunt for the Slack Goblet, awarded for the most single points, are Dave Waling and John Smeeton, both with six points, with another six players just one point back.