2019 DDGC Achievements
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2019 has been a good year for DDGC competitive sections.
The Juniors section goes from strength to strength under the guidance of Linda Dyson and James Ward.
The ladies section played in two leagues and finished mid table.
The Lawrence Batley team finished mid table.
The Rabbits team, Handicap League and Scratch team have all had an excellent year.
The Rabbits under the Captaincy of Geoff Senior have achieved the following:
Heavy Woollen League: Promoted to Division 1 as Division 2 champions.
Halifax Huddersfield District Rabbits: Promoted to Division 3 as Division 4 champions by six clear points Norgate trophy winners. Presidents Cup, runners up. Mellor Trophy semi finalists. Union Four Ball Trophy winners. Finals day 4BBB runners up Pav Sharma and Ben Bellwood 48 points
The Handicap League under the guidance of Sam Sykes have been promoted from Division 3 to Division 2 in the HHDUGC
The Scratch team under the guidance of Ben Crowther achieved the following:
Halifax Huddersfield District Union of Golf Clubs. Promoted to Division 1 as Division 2 Champions
Yorkshire Union of Golf Clubs: Retained place in 3rd Division played at Bedale. Promoted from 4th Division Team Championship to 3rd Division played at Scarcroft with Fergus Barron the runner up in the leading player individual score (74)
Roger Matthews was the losing finalist in HHUDGC seniors matchplay competition.
An excellent year for the club and I am sure all members would like to join the Captain and the CMC in congratulating those members involved and extending our thanks to those members who work tirelessly behind the scenes to make these achievements possible.
Iain Pearson Captain 2019