Paul takes the 2017 Perran Sands
Evergreen Paul Matthews won the 49th Perran Sands Trophy with a sparkling 36 holes of golf on what was a (mostly) fine day for scoring on Sunday 28 May. With only light winds and the anticipated heavy showers only producing a couple of hours of light rain in the early part of the afternoon, 5-handicapper Paul shot an excellent level par 72 in the morning followed by a 77 for a nett total of 5-under 139 to win by 2 clear shots.
Winner of the Scratch Plate with rounds of 75 and 73 for a four-over par total of 148 was 1-handicapper Ryan Moore of Mullion.
The morning and afternoon prizewinners were:
AM Nett - James Stroud (China Fleet) - 78-11=67
AM Scratch - Trevor Johnston - 73
PM Nett - James Davidson - 76-6=70
PM Scratch - Tom Fox (China Fleet) - 72