Well Done Shelagh
Shelagh Lancaster County Ladies Golf Captain and Matlock member hosted an Am Am to raise funds to support the county's winter training programme.
18 teams of 3 from clubs all over the county, together with a Derbyshire County player or official played a stableford Am-Am.
1st Ashbourne Golf Club 84 points Gill Lockwood, Sandra Maxwell, Jill Bainbridge, Beth Griffin (County Squad- Chevin)
2nd Matlock Golf Club. 83 points Liz Sheerin, Denise Morley, Margaret Mills, with Libby Harrison (County Squad-Chevin)
3rd Mickleover Golf Club. 81 points Chris Parke, Chris Bull, Trixie Ayre, Jane Whyatt (County Senior- Matlock)
County Squad player Libby Harrison of Chevin Golf Club, Duffield scores a hole in one on hole 8, at Matlock Golf Club. The 131 yard shot was hit with a 7 iron.
Captain Shelagh and Match Starter husband Norman Lancaster on 1st tee as teams set off
Junior Open 2017
12 year old Taylor Captures the Cup
On Sunday 17th May Matlock Golf Club welcomed 44 junior golfers from clubs around the county and beyond to compete for the Matlock Junior Open Trophy.
After near freezing temperatures the previous day the young golfers were pleased to find perfect early summer weather with sunshine and a gentle breeze. The recent dry spell made the fairways hard and fast presenting a stiff challenge for all the competitors.
The Trophy was won by 12 year old Taylor Coleman from Branston Golf & Country Club recording a net score of 63 (83 -20- 63).
Josh Atkins ( Kedleston Park) Best Gross,77. Tom Mooney (Matlock) 2nd Gross 79. . Division One Best Net Jenna Ward ( 69) of Shirland Golf Club and Division Two Best Net, Harvey Sands (70) of Tapton Park.
The youngest competitor 9 year old Isobel Kelly from Erewash Golf Club scored 71 net.
County Week 2017
MATLOCK GOLF CLUB IS DELIGHTED TO BE HOSTING THIS TOURNAMENT FOR ENGLAND GOLF
This is the week when all the six counties from Midlands North come together to play each other in match play format
Each day Derbyshire will play one of the five other counties - Nottinghamshire, Staffordshire, Shropshire, Leicestershire & Rutland and Lincolnshire.
Counties can nominate up to 12 players for the whole week. The teams field…
Derbyshire Junior League Champions 2016
Matlock Junior Golfers are Derbyshire League Winners
After topping their group in the Derbyshire Junior League the five members of the Matlock team travelled to Mickleover Golf Club on Sunday 9th October to contest the final against the Tapton Park Junior Team.
A thrilling final was poised at two all after four matches with Matlock Junior Captain Tom Mooney still out on the course playing the final match. All square after eighteen holes the match went into sudden death with the game seesawing backwards and forwards before being finally decided in Tom’s favour at the ninth extra hole.
Pictured are the Matlock team L – R
Jessica Aston, Tom Mooney, Daniel Latymer, Oliver Brown and front Tom Fennah.