2nd placed golfer Geoff Ewins
2nd placed golfer Geoff Ewins

On Monday 7th November, 28 members and guests found their way to Saurines de La Torre Golf for the Los Amigos Golf Society November Away Day. Two of the wives accompanied their husbands and after dropping them off at La Zenia Shopping Centre where  they enjoyed a day’s shopping before being picked up again.

Nearest the Pin Winner Sandy Bayne
Nearest the Pin Winner Sandy Bayne

The course, which many had not played for some years, was in very good condition with wide green fairways and very quick undulating greens which caused problems to many who are used to flat greens at their home course.

Nearest the Pin Winner Willie Crosby
Nearest the Pin Winner Willie Crosby

The format for the day was a Singles Stableford with some very high scoring and very close points finish for the prize places. After completing their round, the players made their way to the bar for a welcome drink before the journey home.

Winners:

1 Jim Niblo 39 points

2 Geoff Ewins 37 points

3 Trevor Hill 36 points

4 Dave Wainwright 35 points

Winners of the Nearest the Pin Prizes:

Hole 2 – Jim Niblo

Hole 6 – Willie Crosby

Hole 10 – Jim Chapman

Hole 14 – Sandy Bayne

All prizes were presented at the Trevi Bar on Tuesday 8th November by Captain Gary Greenfield at the Society Presentation Evening.