Buckingham duo into sixth round

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In the National Daily Mail Foursome knock-out, Buckingham Golf Club’s Sam Newbould and Geoff Robb progressed through to the sixth round with solid 4&3 win over Shrivenham Park.

Buckingham’s midweek stableford, meanwhile, went to Steve Horsman after he shot 41 points, beating Michael Lowrie on countback, with Jack Roberts third.

Randy Harrison was the winner of Saturday’s National Playing Fields Association Medal with a nett 65. Colin Priest was second on 67 and Steve Lewis (68) third.

Played in scorching temperatures, Monday’s Lady Captain’s Day was won by Janine Stirrat after she scored an outstanding 44 points to take home The Sheila Harkness Trophy.

Mary Clarke headed Division One with 43 points, four ahead of Lindsey Sanders, who beat June Briggs on countback. Division Two winner was Jo Gower (37) while the best front nine award went to Karen Robinson (21) and best back nine to Fiona Robb (17). Diane Hofman and Robinson took the nearest the pin prizes.