Scratch League Team Update
League Team v Birstall (away) Thursday 8 June 2017
Another good win for our Scratch team who won 6-2 away at Birstall.
League Team v The Leicestershire (away) Thursday 25 May 2017
The League Team won again in a great battle against The Leicestershire on their home turf 4 1/2 to 3 1/2. Great stuff!!
League Team v Cosby Thursday 11 May 2017
Another great win for the team, beating Cosby by 5 1/2 to 2 1/2.
League Team v Hinckley Thursday 27 April 2017
What a great start to the season!! In very chilly conditions the League Team began their campaign with a fine 5 1/2 - 2 1/2 win at home against a determined Hinckley Team.
Combined Team Update 2017
Longcliffe v Wollaton Park Thursday 15 June 2017
The Mens combined team kept up their unbeaten home record this season with another 4-2 victory against Wollaton Park. Convincing victories were had by Ian Russell and Steve Warren 6 and 5, and Les Mitchell and Scott Pugh 4 and 3.
Longcliffe v Rothley (away) Wednesday 7 June 2017
Rothley was in excellent condition, despite the heavy rain over the previous couple of days, although it played very long due to the wet ground and strong westerly wind blowing. All the matches were tight affairs with 4 of the 6 going to the 18th hole. Unfortunately home advantage paid off with Rothley winning 4-2.
Longcliffe v Charnwood Wednesday 24 May 2017
The course was in superb condition and the weather excellent as Longcliffe kept up our excellent start to the season with a fourth consecutive 4-2 victory. Past Captain Dave Wilkinson and debutant Scott Pugh led the way with a 5 and 4 win and Les Mitchell and Andy de Wet won 3 and 1. Well done to all involved and on to Rothley Park away in a couple of weeks. Charnwood team captain, Steve Wyles, presented Captain Dave Vosper with the commemorative bottle of wine which was rescued from the burnt remains of Charnwood's clubhouse 40 years ago!
Longcliffe v Burton Tuesday 25 April 2017
The weather repeated the arctic conditions experienced in last year's match at Burton....freezing cold wind, rain and hail....!! Despite that it was a really good night with much fun afterwards and Longcliffe emerged victorious with yet another 4 - 2 win.
Longcliffe v The Leicestershire (away) Wednesday 12 April 2017
The combined team got off to a solid start to the season at The Leicestershire winning 4 - 2 against determined opposition. Inspired by the new team kit, the two Pauls, Bennett and Argument led the way with a 6 and 5 victory, followed by Captain, Dave Vosper, and Andy DeWet who won 4 and 3. Dave Gould and Martin Ballard volunteered to collect the money following their defeat.
We were warmly welcomed by our hosts and enjoyed the course and their hospitality followed by a fine meal after the match.
County Foursomes 2017
Pro Am County Foursomes.
Congratulations go to both Longcliffe Teams who have made it to quarter finals. David Mee and Steve Critchley had a fine 5 and 4 win at home against Kilworth Springs and Ed Martin and Jon Siddons took the honours with a solid 4 and 2 win away at Park Hill.
Pro Am County Foursomes Friday 12 May 2017
In their first match on a wet evening Steve Critchley and David Mee enjoyed good support and played some steady golf to beat Lutterworth B 5 and 4.
Pro Am County Foursomes Monday 15 May 2017
Jon Siddons and Ed Martin defeated Lutterworth A at Lutterworth by 3 and 1 on Monday evening in very blustery conditions.
Help for Heroes A Team Update 2017
Longcliffe v Birstall and Rothley
The H4H A team followed their fine away win at Kirby with 2 home wins against Birstall 3 1/2 - 2 1/2 and Rothley 4 1/2 - 1 1/2. For more detail please go to: https://sites.google.com/site/h4hateamgolfleague/home/league-results-2017
Winter Knockout 2017
Congratulations go to Steve Clarke and Clive Kemp who pipped Chris and David Mee to the post in the final by winning on the 18th.