The 2019 Mixed Open was a great success, with 32 team of 128 competitors visiting Olton from 38 clubs as far away as Cardiff and Lancashire, demonstrating the popularity of this Club event.
Prizes were presented by the Lady Captain, who welcomed the visitors to OGC and thanked Mary and Val O’Neil and their team of helpers for organising the day and making it such a success.
There were team prizes for the first four teams and Nearest the Pin prizes on all par 3’s as follows:
1st place: Graham Ford, Julie Ford, John Chambers, Avril Chambers (all Kenilworth GC) 83 points
2nd place: Edward Kerby, Sandra Kerby, Gary Boyd, Denise Boyd (all Robin Hood GC) 81 points
3rd place: Sarah Cranton, John Powell (Stourbridge GC), Lisa Barton, Tony Cullinan (Coventry GC) 80 points
4th place: Barry Schofield, Sandra Schofield (Worcestshire GC), Bryan Platt (Forest of Arden GC), Tina Platt (Coventry Hearsall GC) 80 points on countback.
NTP: Bob Young (Olton GC), Peter Holt (Coventry GC), Mike Doyle (Branston GC), Paul Bartram (Rushcliffe GC)
There was fantastic support from the Bar and Catering staff, the Greens team and Professional, with numerous compliments received throughout the day on the course, catering and friendly atmosphere at OGC.
Mary and Val O’Neil