BRIGHTON & DISTRICT GOLFING SOCIETY NEWS

B.D.G.S. NEWS

18/08/2018

ORDER OF MERIT 2018

After Captains' Putter,with 1 event to go (mixed cup) scores are:-

Dyke 47,      West Hove 43,
B and H  36,   East Btn  34

17/08/2018

CAPTAINS' PUTTER 2018

Held at West Hove, who provided first class greens and an excellent evening meal, the home team proved victorious. Their 5 man score was 168 with 
Dyke GC runners up with 158.

West Hove's winning team R Daughtrey, Martin Emery, K Brown, J Godley,
K Heanen and M Whitty. 

Brad Harris (Dyke GC) shot a 2 under par 68 to retain the BDGS Pro's trophy, with Adrian Milligan (East Btn) 5 shots behind.




Pictured above (Left)....Don Weston (DykeGC) won The Presidents' Salver , and Peter Ward representing B&H GC won the Secs Cup with a fine 39 points.(right)

30/07/2018

MIXED CUP 2018..postponed

Please note that this event will now be played on October 7th at Brighton and HoveGC

02/07/2018

SCRATCH CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018

Played at East Brighton on same day as Intermediate Cup, but only over 18 holes instead of usual 36 holes due to shortage of time.Conditions were tricky with strong winds and hard ground.
RESULTS:-
LADIES CHAMPION...JO ASHWORTH (Btn and Hove GC)..78 gross
BDGS JUNIOR CHAMPION...ADAM STEPHENSON (Dyke GC)..86 gross
MEN'S CHAMPION...RYAN RUDKIN (B&H)...73 gross..... Runner Up G. Salt (WHGC)
TEAM CHAMPIONS...Brighton & Hove GC  315 (R.Rudkin, R.Francis, R.Gilbert and S.Tiplady)
Runners Up Dyke GC 339.

                        

RYAN RUDKIN..SOCIETY CHAMPION 2018


 Photos.....Top Left- JO ASHWORTH Ladies Champion,   Top Right ADAM STEPHENSON, Junior Champion,  Bottom--- Brighton & Hove team (Ross Gilbert not shown)


INTERMEDIATE CUP 2018

East Brighton were hosts this year and made it a 'double feature' event with Society Scratch Championships held on same day due to previous postponement of The Intermediate Cup.
For the Intermediate Cup morning matches, East Brighton defeated Brighton & Hove 4-1, and Dyke beat West Hove by the same margin.
The Plate final gave WEST HOVE victory 4-1.......The main event between EAST BTN and Dyke was a bit closer with the home club winning 3-2.
East Brighton's  winning  team with club Captain Chris Bryan

West Hove's team with 'The Plate'

10/06/2018

WENTWORTH SMITH TROPHY 2018

West Hove hosted this year, and arranged excellent weather for the day. 84 players from the 4 clubs competed.
The TEAM SHIELD was won by Brighton & Hove after a tie with Dyke GC on 180, so the next best card was taken for count back with a 34 just pipping a 33. The individual Wentworth Smith handicap Trophy went to PAUL SAYERS (DykeGC) with 38 points, Gary Salt (West Hove) was 2nd and Ian Mitchell (B&H) was 3rd .....all on 38 points.
GARY SALT of West Hove carded 69 gross to win the Scratch Cup with Ryan Rudkin (B&H) on 72 and Nev Hudson (DykeGC) 76.

Winning team, N James, R Rudkin, I Mitchell, M Tilbury (J Mercer not shown)




Gary Salt and Paul Sayers pictured with BDGS President

14/05/2018

BDGS Captains 2018

 Brighton & District Golfing Society Captains 2018

 (Left to right) JEFF LAMB (DGC),   CHRIS BRYAN (EBGC), 
MARTIN EMERY (WHGC),   MIKE BOWMAN (B&HGC).