Kenwick Park men through to last 32 of national event

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The Kenwick Park Golf Club men’s team is through to the last 32 of the Mail on Sunday Classic.

The side, made up of Lewis Hackett, Sam Done, Kieron Spencer-Chaplin, Mick Upton and skipper Steve Ashby, defeated Belton Park 4-1 at home in their latest tie.

Kenwick Park’s victory means they are the last surviving Lincolnshire men’s team left in the draw.

l Thirty-eight Kenwick Park seniors played for the Transatlantic Trophy, a long-running medal competition initiated by Doug Gordon, who was a real character and who died in the past year.

Karl Koslow continued his good run of form and won the competition. A count back on 73 decided the top three places with Karl scoring 80 - 7 = 73, ahead of Peter Rogers with 83 - 10 = 73 and third-placed Graham Hewstone who scored 97 - 24 = 73.

l Sam Fox (36) won a 9-hole Stableford, (36) with 17 points.