Around the North Devon greens

Joseph Bulmer

Saunton

Monthly Medal East Course: Division 1 – 1, Andy Ackland (6) nett 68; 2, Shane Breach (13) 70; 3, Steve Thomas (11) 70; best gross, Richard Over (Scr) 73. Division 2 – 1, Tony Brooks (28) 71.

Monthly Medal West Course: Division 1 – 1, Jason Palmer (8) nett 68. Division 2 – 1, Paul Stephens 67.

Monthly Stableford West Course: Division 1 – 1, Richard Emmons (15) 41 pts; 2, Jason Palmer (8) 37; 3, Sean Lang (13) 37. Division 2

1, Roger Stone (18) 36.

Monthly Stableford East Course : Division 1 – 1, Steve Berry (13) 38 pts; 2, Mike Powell (12) 38; 3, Brian Warren (14) 35. Division 2 – 1, James Meldon-Dempsey (21)38; 2, Peter Harvey (21) 38.

Yellow Tee Stableford: Division 1 – 1, Ian Buchanan (13) 41 pts; 2, Ray Brett (12) 40. Division 2 – 1, Ray Saunders (17) 40; 2, Alan Greene (21) 40; 3, Graham Taylor (18) 39; 4, Mike Williams (21) 39.

Royal North Devon

Roll-up Stableford: The veterans’ opening competition for 2012 produced a 62-strong entry, good weather and excellent scoring. The winner was Norman Cox (18) with consistent play that brought him 20 points on both nines for a 40 points total. Following closely were four players with 39pts necessitating countbacks. Mike Taylor (18) took second place and David Lloyd (5) third. Just issing out on the prizes were Geoff Wilford and Tom Stirzaker.

Great Torrington

Stableford : Div 1 - 1 Mark Hill (7) 41; 2 David Garret (12) 41; 3 Paul Adams (11) 41. Div 2 - 1 Noel Branch (22) 38; 2 Mike Durrans (22) 38; 3 Frank Donaghy (18) 35.

Stableford: Div 1 - 1 Dave Blanche (13) 36; 2 Richard Wheatley (11) 36; 3 Rex Chamberlain (13) 24. Div 2 - 1 Reece Andronik (19) 31; 2 Dave Wilson (19) 28; 3 Collin Sargent (20) 26.

Winter Mixed Foursomes (Rd 3): 1 Bob Barter & Sue Reilly (21) 31; 2 John & Rosemary Joint (18) 30; 3 Peter & Margaret Thomson (20) 30.

Veterans fourball (two to count): Forty-eight veterans turned out and managed some decent scores – 1, Rex Chamberlain, Geoff Green, John Joint and John Lidstone, 84 pts; 2, Rex Cudmore, Martin Thompson, Geoff Musselwhite and Jack Bowers 84; 3, Ken Gaze, John Holmes, Paddy O’Connor and Charlie Collard 83 pts.

Willingcott Valley

Seniors Yellow Stableford: 1, Michael Jackson 37pts; 2, George Holland 37; 3, Steve Sparkes 34.

Yellow Stableford: Div 1 – 1, Steve Sparkes (18) 67; 2, Jon Donovan (18) 67; 3, Dave Gore (12) 68. Div 2 – 1, Adam Smith (22) 65; 2, M Phipps (23) 67; 3, Roy Barnes (27) 71.

Monthly White Stableford: Div 1 – 1, Barrie Buller (13) 35pts; 2, Steve Beveridge (9) 33; 3, Lee Winslade (14) 32. Div 2 – 1, Jamie Petrie (19) 33; 2, Russell Jenkins (20) 29; 3, Paul Brown (21) 28.

Ladies eclectic: Bronze 1 – 1, Angie Buller; 2, Trica Payne. Bronze 2 – 1, Pauline Sparkes; 2, Jill Healing

County Stableford: 1, Pauline Sparkes 135; 2, Irene Gover 122; 3, Elaine Bond 115.

Birdie Tree: 1, Jill Healing 5; 2, Irene Gover 4; 3, Angie Buller and

Elaine Bond 3.

E.W.G.A. Medal Winner - Angie Buller

Charity Day: 1, Jill Healing and Millie Painting.

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