On Saturday, in glorious autumn weather 74 members entered the first round of the John Cory Cup. The Series will be played throughout the winter months. The 9 rounds will continue right through to March 2017.
This first round was won by Phil Jory with 36 points. Phil won on countback, with his birdie on the 17th coming just at the right time to clinch the top prize. Matt Robins had to settle for 2nd place after countback with his 36 points. The next four places were also decided on countback with all players scoring 35 points. John Rowe took 3rd place from Jeremy Knight in 4th, John Pease in 5th and Joe Combellack in 6th place.
Prizes were allocated down to 10th place with Nick Shelley in 7th, Keith Hawke in 8th, Andy Griffiths in 9th place and Paul Clemens in 10th, all with 34 points.