Thursday 2nd August – Whitley Bay V Arcot Hall
Whitley Bay men’s team played there final home match of the season to Arcot Hall last night , who are only 1 place above us in the league. Whitley gained and very good 8-4 win, which gives us a very very slight possibility of catching them on the last game of the season to finish 4th. Team results: Mark Clements – lost 2down, Seton Wakenshaw- won 4&2, Paul Taylor – won 6&4, Steven Findlay- won 6&5, Brandon Jones- won 2up and Chris Graham – lost 4&2. Thanks again to all the members who came out support the team this season. It’s been very much appreciated by all Congratulations to City of Newcastle who won an unprecedented 4th consecutive league title.
Thursday 19th July – Whitley Bay V Newbiggin
The Whitley Bay men’s team had a great win , a 9-3 at home against Newbiggin golf club who were only one point in the league. Match Results: Mark Clements – lost 5&3, Seton Wakenshaw – won 2&1, Steven Findlay – match halved, Brandon Jones – won 5&3, Chris Graham- won 7&5 and Tom Reid – won 2&1. Thanks again to the members who came out the support the team, it’s very much appreciated. Next match is away to Westerhope. Let’s hope for a 12-0 win next week to move into 4th.
Thursday 12th July – Morpeth V Whitley Bay
Even though the team played well, unfortunately the result didn’t go our way with a 10-2 defeat Match Results: Mark Clements- lost 2&1, Paul Taylor- lost 5&4, Steven Findlay- won 3&2, Brandon Jones – lost 3&2, JD Hall – lost 3&2 and Mike Fleming lost 3&2. Thanks to Jim the captain of Morpeth and his vice captain Phil on their hospitality, much appreciated The next match is at home to Newbiggin golf club next Thursday. Hope to see members down supporting the team and watching some fantastic golf. Still all to play for with 4 matches to go !
Thursday 5th July – Whitley Bay V Ravensworth
Whitley Bay men’s golf team hosted Ravensworth golf club yesterday in the N&D league With some great golf and 3 matches going to the 18th. Whitley Bay secure a good 7-5 win, which keeps us in touch with leaders. Match result: Mark Clements – won 2&1, Seton Wakenshaw- lost 1down, Paul Taylor – lost 1down, Steven Findlay – match halved. Mike Fleming- won 4&3 and Chris Graham – won 3&2. Playing captain Joe and vice captain Craig and the rest of the Ravensworth team we’re very complementary about the course and especially the greens. Next match, away to Morpeth on Thursday the 12th July
Thursday 26th June – Northumberland V Whitley Bay
The team played away to the 2nd placed team in the league, Northumberland Golf Golf. This was played on a Tuesday due the the county match play championship being held this week. The Whitley Bay team had a fantastic away win 8-4 Well done again, with some great golf played throughout. To the Northumberland captain Peter and past captain Dave , thank you both for making us welcome and the hospitality throughout the evening, it was very much appreciated.
Thursday 21st June – City of Newcastle V Whitley Bay
The Whitley Bay team came up against an excellent and in form City of Newcastle team. Unfortunately the result was 12-0 loss to us , which moves them back into a familiar position – at the top of the league. Thanks to Chris and Derek who came in for holidays and illness cover ( hopefully there will be better results in the coming weeks for them). Thanks to David ( Captain) and Simon ( Vice Captain) on their hospitality on the day it was very much appreciated.
Thursday 14th June – Whitley Bay V Tyneside
Today Whitley Bay men’s team hosted Tyneside golf club. Even though it’s was in a sunny day, it was just playable due to the gusty conditions. With some great golf Whitley Bay managed an excellent 8-4 victory to move ahead of Tyneside in the league. Match results: Mark Clements 3&2 loss, Phil Rawlings 7&6 loss, Paul Taylor 6&5 win, Brandon Jones 6&5 win, Steven Findlay 8&7 win and Mike Fleming 4&3 win.
Thanks again to all the home support for turning out on such a windy night, it’s much appreciated by the team. Next match away to top of the league, City of Newcastle golf club.
Thursday 7th June – Ponteland V Whitley Bay
Unfortunately yesterday even though the team played well we had a 8-4 loss away to Ponteland golf club. I would also like to thank the captain and vice captain of Ponteland on their hospitality and a really good set out golf course finished with an excellent meal. Match results: Seton Wakenshaw loss 1down, Paul Taylor 3&2 win, Ian Suttie 8&6 loss, Brandon Jones 3&1 loss, Steven Findlay won 1up and JD Hall 7&6 loss.
Next match at home to Tyneside golf club on Thursday 14th June
Thursday 31st May – Whitley Bay V Backworth
Well done yesterday to the team with a great score and win of 9-3 at home to Backworth golf club Match results: Mark Clements 3&2 loss, Seton Wakenshaw 3&2 win, Paul Taylor match halved, Brandon Jones won 2up, Steven Findlay 4&3 and JD Hall won 1 up
Next match away at to Ponteland on Thursday 7th Thanks again for all the members who came out to support the team. Much appreciated by all
Thursday 24th May – Prudhoe v Whitley Bay
Well done yesterday to the team in difficult conditions, with a battling score of 5-7 at prudhoe golf club Match results: Mark Clements 3&2 loss, Seton Wakenshaw 2up win, Paul Taylor 2 up win, Brandon Jones 4&3 loss, Steven Findlay 4&3 loss and JD Hall match halved
Next match at home to Royal Backworth on Thursday 31st
Thursday 17th May – Whitley Bay v Newcastle United
Another great win from the men’s team today at home against Newcastle United Golf Club with a 9-3 result. Match Results: Mark Clements with a 3&1 defeat, Seton Wakenshaw match halved, Paul Taylor with a 5&4 win, Ian Suttie with a 6&4 win, Brandon Jones with a 8&7 win and Steven Findlay with a 8&6 win
Thanks again for all those turned out to support the team Next match at away to Prodhoe golf club on Thursday 24th
Thursday 10th May – Gosforth v Whitley Bay
Another great win today at Gosforth Golf Club from the team with a 10-2 result. Well done to all 6 team members for gaining a result in all of their matches. Match Results: Mark Clements with a 7&5 win, Seton Wakenshaw match halved, Ian Suttie match halved, Brandon Jones with a 2&1 win, JD Hall with a 6&5 win and Steven Findlay with a 5&3 win.
Next match at home against Newcastle United on Thursday 17th , please come along to lend your support.
Thursday 3rd May – Whitley Bay v Tynemouth
The team gained a valuable 8-4 win against there local rivals Tynemouth golf club. Playing number 1 in the team was our current club champion Mark Clements, who played some flawless golf against a +2 handicapper to win 6&5, Paul Taylor secured his win on the last after a tight game to win 2up, Ian Suttie played solid throughout, was never down in the game and completed his match on the 16th to win 4&2. Finally, Brandon Jones secured his win on the last in the dark after a exciting finish to the match with a birdie to win 2up Seton and Phil played well , however failed to secure any points but I’m sure they will come good in the next match against Gosforth at the Bridlepath on Thursday the 10th May Thanks to all the members who turned up to watch and support the team, it was very much appreciated by all.
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