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Merryweather Trophy

The Ladies and Tams played their annual Merryweather Trophy match, the weather was perfect and the course was once again in excellent condition.
The Ladies were Captained by Sheila King and their team was:
Jane Patterson Jo Bright Jane Needham Di Leach Vera Pender Jura Davies Carol Owens
Hilary Archer Lindsay Armes Alison Stokes  Catherine Craddock Sue Curran Betty Ward Webb Jane Burl Catherine Le Tue
The TAMS were Captained by Neville Proctor and their team was:
Andrew Burl Keith Armes  Nigel Hanham Jim Stewart Richard Elbourne Paul Jennings Alec Threlkald Andrew Brothers Dennis Newman Maurice Eccles Reg King Brig Archer Alan Brundle Bill Stowe Rob Martin.
After the usual banter surrounding the Ladies receiving extra shots  the matches started in good humour
The after match meal was Lasagne chips and salad  was excellent and  well received
The result was Ladies 4.5 to TAMS 3.5 thereby the Ladies were victorious and the beaten Captain Neville Proctor .
A great day was had by all and was played in good humour with some serious golf involved

TAMS vs Felixstowe

The TAMS played their 15th match of the year today away at Felixstowe
It is always a difficult venue but the TAMS led by Captain Neville Proctor were in good form and recorded their first Draw of the season 4 – 4
They have now won all of their 7 home matches and this was their 8th away match with 4 wins and 3 defeats before todays draw
Captain Neville was not able to add a victory to his numerous previous wins
but wins were recorded by
Bill Stowe & Peter Webber 3 & 2
Deb Outar & Maurice Eccles 4 & 3
Stephen Gooday & John Ames 4 & 3
Jon Dewey & Richard Clayton &
Paul Jennings & Peter Robinson bot halving their matches
The TAMS play again next week with a home match against Fynn Valley

TAMS vs Braintree

The TAMS played a further Home inter Club match today Thursday 4th July 2019, this time against Braintree
In glorious weather, with TAMS Vice Captain Peter Webber leading the team in the absence Captain Neville, the team produced another strong home performance to win 7-1 and keep up the unbeaten run at Brett Vale
Peter Webber playing with John Ames won 5 & 3 with Peter recording an Eagle on hole 6
The next two matches were won on the last hole by
Nigel Hanham & Peter Orrin &
Bill Stowe & David Brothers
This was followed by good wins from
Keith Ribbans & Paul Ansell 2 & 1
Deb Outar & Mark Milner 5 & 4
Peter Robinson & Barry Root 6 & 5
David (Spike) Evans & Chris Gerry 3 & 1
Well done to the TAMS team who play their next match, next monday away at Felixstowe

T.A.M.S vs Clacton

Brett Vale TAMS played at Clacton on a very windy day which made play very interesting but at least the sun shone
The result was BRETT Vale 5
Clacton 3
This was the inaugural match against Clacton and they were very pleased to be playing us
The winning pairs were
Captain Neville Proctor with Stephen Gooday
Peter Webber and Bill Stowe
Paul Jennings and Danny Lumley
Tony Page and Richard Clayton
Keith Ribbans and  John Ames
Clacton are looking forward to the return match at Brett scheduled for August

T.A.M.S Committee Cup

The course was in superb condition for the T.A.M.S. Committee Cup held today which was won by Paul Ansell with a splendid score of 44 points. Well done Paul.
Second place was hotly contested with 4 players on 40 Points. Brig Archer took 2nd place on count back from Nigel Hanham and Simon Donnelly with Stephen Gooday just missing out.
Nearest the pin prizes were won by Peter Bennett, Tony Ryan and Mick Hurley