More than 100 golfers support Fakenham captain’s week events

Fakenham Golf'Captain's photo is Guy Stratton and past Lady Captain Jean Seppings prior to tee off on captain's day.
Fakenham Golf'Captain's photo is Guy Stratton and past Lady Captain Jean Seppings prior to tee off on captain's day.

Fakenham Golf Club captain Guy Stratton held his Captain’s Week and Captain’s Day with a week-long stableford competition open to all.

This was supported by over 40 members playing during the week. On the Thursday night a nine hole Texas Scramble was held on a perfect summer’s evening, and 18 teams of three participated followed by a barbecue in which family members attended.

On the Saturday a full complement of over 60 players played in a qualifying stableford which was followed by a hog roast being served to players and guests.

Results for the week, Captain’s Week: 1 P. Allen 42 pts ocb, 2 N. Featherstone 42pts. Texas Scramble: 1 R.Linley, J. Seaward, P. Allen 31.3, 2 G. Stratton, Miss J. Robotham, T. Jarvis 31.7.

Captain’s Day: 1 C. Humphry 40pts ocb, 2 D. Olley 40pts. Hidden Partners: 1 D. Olley / G. Lumsden 78pts, 2 B. Reynolds / B. Porter 71pts ocb. Ladies: 1 Miss B. Townsend 34pts. Straightest drive 10th Hole A. Keeler. Nearest the Pin 18th Hole R. Gould.