2019 HALFORD HEWITT REPORT

We took to the tee on Thursday morning, supported by a magnificent throng of OC’s, from the triumvirate of Rosenberg/Sweetland/Parry to the effervescent Bobby Stovold.  The colour quickly drained from Craig Moore’s normally glowing complexion as he realised he and Harry Millburn Fryer at 4th pair would face Ampleforth’s superstar, +4.5 handicap and Walker Cup […]

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2018 HALFORD HEWITT REPORT

The Old Cranleighans embarked upon our 2018 campaign with enthusiasm.  A young team (arguably the youngest of any school with only 2 of the team were over 32), strengthening each year with new talent and, somewhat unusually a favourable draw (lets not forget we had Eton first round last year).  First round Our campaign commenced […]

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2017 MATCHPLAY FINAL

Garrett O’Reilly secured the matchplay trophy for a second time with a thrilling comeback against Adam Willson at Sunningdale. At 3 up on the 15th tee Adam felt in control, but Garrett put in a blistering finish to turn the game on its head winning 1up.

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GRAFTON MORRISH 2017

This week we played in the finals of the Grafton Morrish.  First up at 8am on Friday was Oundle at Brancaster.  We had a very close match but in the end all 3 Cranleigh pairs won the crunch holes down the stretch to get the win. Richards/Whitty – 2/1 Pickford/Boyle – 1 up Riddiford/Moore C […]

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GRAFTON MORRISH 2016

The OCGS played in the Grafton Morrish finals at Hunstanton last weekend. We fielded a strong team which mixed seasoned players with some of the younger players, two of whom were rookies in this competition. We were drawn against Bury Grammar in the first round. On a perfect day for golf, Cranleigh made a fast […]

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Halford Hewitt 2016 – Report

Following on from last year’s run to the quarter finals the OCGS squad went into the 2016 campaign in an optimistic mood.  The stats supported this assertion – Cranleigh are the most improved school over the last 10 years.  The draw in January pitted us against the 2014 winners, Merchiston, and things became more concerning […]

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The Autumn Meeting 2015

We had an excellent day at West Surrey yesterday thanks to David Willis for organising everything and to the President of West Surrey, Robin Sitwell, for making sure  we were made very welcome (including the price they charged and the generous supply of the lunchtime wine).  70 degree sunshine was also well planned.   The […]

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THE MELLIN TOURNAMENT 2015

THE MELLIN SALVER Disappointingly we went down 2/1 in the first round against Aldenham. This was despite an excellent win by our first pair of John Schofield and Richard Williams who now become the most successful Cranleigh partnership in the tournament since records began. Regrettably our second and third pairs of Martin Riddiford and Jonathan […]

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