On Friday 8th August Ross Martin from Leek Golf Club was presented with his County Colours by the Staffordshire Seniors Captain Tony Wright. These are only presented to players who have represented Staffordshire on 8 occasions or achieved a total of 8 points. A delighted Ross stated “It is always a pleasure to play for the County and I only hope that the Staffordshire Captain will continue to select me for these matches”.
Also playing in Friday’s match at Uttoxeter Golf Club where Duncan Stott and Club Captain Dave Gallimore. With Ross Martin, Stott and Gallimore all winning their respective morning foursomes matches Staffordshire went in to the afternoon with a 4.5 to1.5 lead over a strong Leicestershire team.
The afternoon 4 BBB matches were also successful for the Leek contingent with Stott winning comfortably, after shooting 7 birdies, while Gallimore managed to hang on to win by one on the last hole. Their performances ensured a comfortable overall winning margin over Leicestershire by 12.5 to 4.5.
All 3 have been selected for the next fixture later this month when they travel to Holme Hall Golf Club in Lincolnshire.
Club Captain 2014