ORSETT V ABRIDGE
Congratulations to the Senior Team on another great win in the semi final
Played at Thorpe Hall in difficult windy conditions the team went behind by three
matches to one. Dave Turner had a comfortable win 6 & 4 after giving 12
Ted Eustace and Dave Wright then secured a point each to square the match
briefly before losing the next two matches.
Abridge were looking strong favourites at 5 / 3 up but we rose to the
This meant winning all three remaining matches and giving two shots each
over the last four holes.
Bob Page had a great win on the 16th and Tony Allen another fine win on the
This left Colin Page at one down after 15 to turn the match in our favour. He
won the 16th to get back to all square and halved the 17th after giving a shot
which meant the whole match was dependant upon the last hole.
Colin duly won his game and the match, with a solid par at the last to secure
another the point to give us a 6 – 5 victory.
Orsett now meet Thorpe Hall, who
beat The Warren in the other semi final, in the final at Braintree Golf Club
on Monday 14th September 2009 – 09.00 hrs start.
Well done to the whole team, caddies and supporters.
Bob Smith & John Harrison.