Tight Finish in Club Championship

Eastbourne Downs golfers vied for the honour of Club Championship this weekend with an ever increasing pool of talent looking to claim the prize.

Avoiding the worst of the weather over the weekend the Club championship to be played in near perfect conditions. Despite this and the course being in excellent condition scoring proved difficult with few sub-par rounds over the two days.

The contest to be crowned Club Champion was closely fought with last year’s winner, Shaun Harrison, recording scores of 78 & 73 for a total of 151 and just managing to retain his title. Ben Dawson was second on 152 (74 + 78) with Seb Dell on 153 (76 + 77) third.

  • Winner of the Division 1 nett prize and the Edgar Baker Cup was Ian Pagan on 140 (68 + 72).
  • The Division 2 nett and the Jubilee Cup went to David Field on 143 (72 +71)
  • Division 3 nett and the Thackeray Cup going to David Reffold with 152 (81 + 71).