After nearly two years of on off golf, we are at last almost back to normality. With this in mind the Directors would like to invite members and guests to a belated welcome back party on Saturday 13th November.
My Presidents day is next Sunday, September 19th and this year it will run alongside the Fred Punshon competition. It is a singles stableford competition and everyone is welcome. There will be an entry fee from which a contribution will be made to the Bill Martin Bursary for junior golf, a worthy cause of which more details can be found in the previous News item.
The Bill Martin Bursary for junior golfers is a memorial to Bill for his services to the Club and will leave a legacy to help junior golfers progress. The fund is available to junior golfers at SGC who, on application to the Committee or referral from the Club professional or Junior Liason Officer, could receive a monetary allowance towards their golfing development. This allowance could be for kit, coaching, transport etc. and for individuals or groups.
Don't miss this tremendous opportunity to win a place in the final of the 'US Masters Texas scramble competition' to be held at Carus Green on the 18th of September. The winning team from the final win an all expenses paid trip to Augusta for the 2022 US Masters, plus there are many other prizes to be won.
Congratulations to Stocksfield Juniors. Winners of the Northumbria Junior Team Championship at Arcot Hall. This win caps an excellent year for the Team who were narrowly beaten by Tynemouth in the play off's for the League finals. The winning team were (from l to r) - Archie Wilson (Junior Captain), Mitchell Robson, Josh McCutcheon and Josh Ward. Archie Wilson was also winner of best gross on the day. The late Bill Martin who contributed so much to the Juniors over the years would have been...
Bill Martin sadly passed away on Sunday 18th July after a short illness. Our thoughts are with his family and close friends at this difficult time.
Bill has been a member of Stocksfield Golf Club for 45 years and during that time he was one of the club’s greatest ambassadors.
A big thank you to NENW PGA for running a very successful Pro-Am at Stocksfield Golf Club.
Congratulations to Michael Nesbit on winning the best Pro prize with an excellent 66 and congratulations to Team Jobling on an excellent team score.