King’s Lynn seniors made a winning start to their defence of the Barnard Trophy with victory at Hunstanton.
But the result was in doubt until the last shot on the last green when Arthur Vanderloo holed a four/five foot put to give Lynn a win by one hole.
Match results: Richard Jessop/Robin Olley halved, Blair Rule/Bob Murray won 3 up, Paul Arnold/Rafiq Rattansi lost 3 down, Arthur Vanderloo/Mike Wilson won 1 up.
λ David Walton has achieved a hole-in-one at King’s Lynn Golf Club.
He shot the ace on the par three, 16th hole and can celebrate with the traditional prize of a bottle of his choosing, sponsored by businessman Jeremy Allen.
λ Twenty-five clubs were represented at the King’s Lynn Ladies Open Am-Am Day with 128 players in action.
Wendy Revell, Deborah Ellis, Beverly Harpham and Lorraine Gallie from Spalding, Burghley Park and Tydd St Giles won with 86 points, two ahead of June Deans, Sue Hoskins, Christina Mitchell and Jane Gurney- Read from Weston Park and Royal Cromer.
Third were Jenny Beckett Helen Beck Liz Allport and Di Thrulow, from Sprowston Manor.