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 […]
Message from our Hewitt Captain, Marcus Ferguson-Jones: I’m delighted to announce the squad for the 2018 OCGS Halford Hewitt is as follows: Adam Kendrick Charlie Craddock Craig Moore Giles Pickford Jamie Richards James Boyle Marc Sadler Marcus FJ Tom Cary Tony Whitty Willy Porter A strong squad. Congratulations to those selected. Commiserations to those who […]
The 2018 fixture list has now been released. If there are any matches you would like to play in please contact the match manager.
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.
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 […]
BLACKMOOR GC, 10th May 2017 Scratch Salver: Tony Whitty & Martin Riddiford 77 strokes Hugh Orr Trophy Stableford: Peter Wylie-Harris 38 points Best guest stableford: David Cross 37 points Best team stableford: Moore, Cross, McArdle, Mantrell 127 points Longest drive: Mickey Moore Nearest the pin: Paul Mantrell Foursomes – Oxer: Tony Whitty / Jonathan Williams […]
The OCs approached the 2017 Halford Hewitt with a cautious optimism. On the one hand we were fielding one of strongest teams for years, although that optimism was tempered by the knowledge that we were facing Eton, 12 time winners, victorious in both 2013 and 2015. Sadly the OCGS curse of ill health/injury forced the […]
I am pleased to tell you that the 2016 OCGS Matchplay winner is Mark Burridge. The final was played yesterday at Sunningdale (many thanks Marcus for hosting us) and Mark was always in control and ran out an easy winner against myself. He has won it a few times before so best of luck to […]
We have another tough draw – Eton. It’s at RSG at 10h50 on Thursday 6 April. At least its great timing for a good lunch. Back to back years drawing winners in 2014 and 2015. http://www.halfordhewitt.org/2017_halford_hewitt_draw/
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 […]