GOLF: Delight for Derek in final competition of 2017 and new captains unveiled at March Golf Club

Prize-winners pictured at the recent March Golf Club AGM.

Prize-winners pictured at the recent March Golf Club AGM. - Credit: Archant

Derek Rowlett tasted success in the last official event of 2017 at March Golf Club.

New March Golf Club captain Mick Russell.

New March Golf Club captain Mick Russell. - Credit: Archant

Rowlett produced a score of 43pts to win the ‘Pro’s Competition’ on countback from Andy Lilley.

Shona Kent was the leading lady with a 38pt return. Emma Norman was second on 35pts and last year’s lady captain, Fiona Wood, took third with 32pts.

A total of 43 club members braved the freezing conditions.

The club’s new captains for 2018 were announced at the recent annual meeting.


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Mick Russell succeeds Ivan Roberts as captain and handed the role of vice-captain to Alan Jones.

Lydia Molyneux takes on the post of ladies’ captain which was held by Fiona Wood this year.

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