Winter Foursomes Final 2008-2009
Gerrards Cross Golf Club
Monday 23rd March 2009
The Winners: Rona Barford & Maura Spencer (Lambourne)
The final was played on a cold, windy day at Gerrards Cross Golf Club with excellent golf between the holders, Maura Spencer and Rona Barford (Lambourne), and Carola Babcock and Kirsten Hojgaard (Harleyford).
The 2008-2009 Winter Foursomes Finalists
Carola and Kirsten were three up after 5 holes having given shots at the 2nd and 4th. The sixth was halved and then Maura and Rona won the 7th getting a shot, with Carola and Kirsten then winning the 8th. Maura and Rona won the 9th again receiving a shot and after 9 holes Carola and Kirsten were 2 up.
Maura and Rona then fought back winning the next five holes. The fifteenth and sixteenth holes were halved, which gave Maura and Rona the match, 3 and 2. They are the only pair to retain the trophy since the start of the competition in 1967-68.
The Runners-Up:- Carola Babcock & Kirsten Hojgaard (Harleyford)
Thanks go to the match referee, Eleanor Addio from Richings Park.
Joint Competitions' Secretary