WHAT A magnificent day for the 2023 Vet’s Open with a field of 47 players.
The perfect weather conditions made for some excellent scoring as the winners demonstrated, and what a glorious day to be out there, lots of sunshine, no wind.
Firstly, the Snake: Mandy Patterson and Beryl Nosworthy for the ladies, Ross Tong and Neil Cawthorne for the men.
For the ladies: Elspeth Scotford and Jacqui Wall on the 2nd, Lyn Muller and Paula McQuat on the 13th, Tiina Randmae and Jacqui Wall on the 16th.
For the men: Barry Mortimer and Nic Apruzzese on the 2nd, Peter Fox and Peter Lewis on the 13th, Larry Muller and John Strelec on the 16th.
For the ladies: Jenny Hounsell (A) with a nett 80 and Tessa Aitken (B) with 78 were the runners-up for the ladies. The winners were Tiina Randmae (A) with 67 and Kathryn Borer (B) with 76.
For the men: Runners-up were Jim Cochrane (A) with nett 69 and Peter Lewis (B) with 73. The winners were John Wallace (A) with a nett 67 and Neil Cawthorne (B) with 72.
For the ladies: Runners-up were Elspeth Scotford (A) with a gross score of 91, and Paula McQuat (B) who scored 111 off the stick.
The winners were Mandy Patterson (A) with a gross score of 88 and Jacqui Wall (B) with 99 off the stick.
For the men: Runners-up were Michael Cragg with a gross score of 80 and Terry Duffy (B) and guest, with 99 off the stick.
The winners were Larry Muller (A) with a very impressive gross score of 77, and Billy Jesser (B) with 97 off the stick.
So, the overall Champions for 2023 are: Mandy Patterson and Larry Muller (pictured).
Many thanks to our generous sponsors: Fishi who sponsored all the major prizes and Fresh Fields, who supplied the Overall Champions’ prizes.