Yorkshire golf: More success for Moortown GC ladies as they take B Division title at Selby GC

Moortown GC, the YLCGA B Division champions for 2015.
Moortown GC, the YLCGA B Division champions for 2015.
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MOORTOWN ladies’ section are enjoying a successful summer and on Wednesday added the YLCGA B Division title to their list of achievements.

The competition’s semi-finals and finals were held at Selby GC, the first tie pitting Otley against Woodsome Hall and the second Moortown against Malton & Norton

Moortown GC, the YLCGA B Division champions for 2015.

Moortown GC, the YLCGA B Division champions for 2015.

Woodsome Hall and Moortown both overcame their respective opponents 4-3 to meet in the final.

A very closely fought match was epitomised by the the first game, which was only settled at the 19th hole, and overall victory went to Moortown 4-3.

Their victorious team included two of three golfing triplets - Christine and Susan Mannion - and the third, Patsy, walked round in support.

As well as reaching - and winning - the B Division finals, Moortown also qualified for the Scratch Team Division 2 semi-finals, the A Team semi-finals and the B Team semi-finals.

They lost the Scratch finals to Wakefield and the A Team match is next week.

Moortown have also claimed the Leeds Inter District Evening League title.

Otley GC were the top qualifiers in the B Division and won the Woodsome Hall Salver.

Howley Hall's James Appleyard, left, and Miles Foster - Yorkshire Challenge 2017 Supreme champions.

Yorkshire Challenge entries open on Wednesday with priority booking