NIGHTCAPSdefended the Laing Shield for the 40th consecutive time, this time taking a 3.5-2.5 victory over Lumsden.
It was a tight game, with four of the six matches going to the 18th hole.
Individual results were (Nightcaps names first): Brett Dobbie squared with Chris Senior, Stu Dobbie beat Peter Morsink 5/4, Ross Mangels lost to Craig Collins 1 down, Alan Roberts beat Brian Mills 2 up, Peter Booth lost to Logan Clive 1 down and Jay Petherick beat Les Hannagan 5/4.
Nightcaps’ next challenge is against Otautau.
RIVERTON has beaten Riversdale 4-1 to retain the Gilmour Rosebowl.
Individual results were (Riverton names first): Debbie O’Connell beat Vicki Dillon 5/3, Josie Ladbrook beat Cora Collins 2/1, Ann Kincaid beat Tina Mann 3/2, Emma MacCallum lost to Robyn Crooks 2/1 and Vera Kerr beat Lesley Clarke 5/3.
Riverton’s next challenge is against Drummond.
MLT Presidents Pennants
THE second round of the MLT Presidents Pennants was played at Winton Golf Club on Saturday.
In Section 1 Invercargill C drew 2-all with Greenacres.
Individual results were: Mark Horgan beat Jason Osbourne 7/6, Brad Harper beat Daniel Mills 6/4, Daniel O’Connor lost to Luke Harvey 1 down and Scott Ramsay lost to Chris Sherlock 2/1. Invercargill A had the bye.
In Section 2, Invercargill B beat Gore 4-0.
Individual results were: Matt Tautari beat Scott Hellier, Tyler McLean beat Bryan Burgess, Rob Mainland beat Craig Bradbury and Doug Carmichael beat Jonathan Hellier.
Winton had the bye.
The next round is this weekend at Invercargill.