GRAHAM Simmons and Des Best carried off the Burma Star Shield in Torrington Golf Club's veterans' charity open competition. They returned 44 points to take the trophy by one point from a chasing trio of pairs. Results: Overall winners - G Simmons and D Be

GRAHAM Simmons and Des Best carried off the Burma Star Shield in Torrington Golf Club's veterans' charity open competition.They returned 44 points to take the trophy by one point from a chasing trio of pairs.Results: Overall winners - G Simmons and D Best 44pts.Torrington players - 1, Chris Batchelor and Keith Field 43; 2, Mick Mooney and Malcolm Bowen 42; 3, Geoff Musselwhite and Laurie Fishleigh 41. Visitors - 1, Alec Welton and Vinnie Davis (RND) 43; 2, Dave Darch and H Woolcock (Portmore) 43; 3, P Williams and E Morton (Portmore) 40. Nearest the pin (7) - Alan Barr (Fingle Glen). Nearest the pin (18) - Chris Hitchings (Holsworthy). Front nine - Brian Herbert and Brian Coleshill (RND) 23. Back nine - Alan Barr and R Webber (Fingle Glen) 25.Torrington Pinehurst greensome: 1, Dave Blanche and Peter Sturman (12) 42pts; 2, Peter Hockin and Martin Gibbs (18) 42; 3, Mike Trengove and Paul Boundy (13) 41.Torrington Ladies County Stableford results.Div 1: 1, Rosemary Joint (21) 38 pts; 2, Margaret Thomson (24) 36; 3,Jean Furse-Lenton (28) 33.Div 2: 1, Penny Cornford (31) 34; 2, Val Bowen (29) 33; 3, Morag Atkinson (29) 32.Big entry fornew eventA NEW open ladies' team of three event proved popular at Ilfracombe Golf Club with nearly 70 taking part.Results: Visitors - 1, Fay Walters, Pat Ford and Heather Nott (Saunton) 72pts; 2, Jackie Baum, Brenda Somerfield and Lesley Woollacott (East Devon) 68; best silver, Alison Down (Saunton) 31pts; best bronze, Chris Gummerson (Saunton) 31; best veteran, Jane Rendle (Woolacombe and Mortehoe) 30; nearest pin (bronze) Audrey Hill (Saunton). Ilfracombe - 1, Jill Bastock, Val Kimberely and Ali Balcombe 83pts; 2,Eileen Hobson, Eileen Sheldon and Sandra Gadd 78; best silver, Karen Green 30pts; best bronze, Ann Scholes 38; best veteran, Dot Stairmand 34; nearest pin (silver) Jean Wills; nearest pin in two, Chris Taylor; putting competition, Evelyn Jones, Moira Styles and Chris Taylor.Thursday Stableford: 1, M Pye (9) 38pts; 2, S Langham (20) 38; 3, M Spear (10) 37.RND salver ROYAL North Devon Golf Club ladies' Enid Mugford Salver went to Division 2 medal winner A Gale with a net 76 score that was two ahead of her nearest rival.The 125 Cup in the May Stableford competition also went to the Division 2 winner, I Hurst finishing four points clear with 41pts.Ladies' medal and Enid Mugford Salver: Div 1- 1, R Ferguson (15) 78net; 2, S Vicary (9) 78; 3, K Brown (8) 79. Div 2- 1, A Gale (29) 76; 2, I Hurst (24) 80; 3, M Scarborough (34) 83.Monthly Stableford 1: Div 1 - 1, V Cook (18) 36pts; 2, S Ackland (9) 35. Div 2 - 1, S Evans (26) 42; 2, S Bone (26) 34.Monthly Stableford 2: Div 1 - 1, W Stone (17) 37pts; 2, h Gale (11) 35. Div 2 - 1, I Hurst (24) 41; 2, H Pitts Tucker (28) 37.