JEAN Wills struck a blow for the ladies at Ilfracombe Golf Club open week. scoring a gross 74 in the Meredith Cup medal competition to equal the men's gross score for the day and taking the trophy with a net 68. Wright Trophy (four man team) - 1, M Kiff,

JEAN Wills struck a blow for the ladies at Ilfracombe Golf Club open week.scoring a gross 74 in the Meredith Cup medal competition to equal the men's gross score for the day and taking the trophy with a net 68.Wright Trophy (four man team) - 1, M Kiff, A Redmore, B Gilbert and D Whalley 120net; 2, R Lewis, P Williams, K Geraghty and A Senecal 124; 3, P Beer, R Musgrove, G Christmas and K Sharman 125.Bale Shield (junior medal) - M Wells 71net.CQC men's Stableford- 1, D Lee 42pts; 2, R Beamer 41; 3, S Jago 40.ESB vets Stableford - 1, R Styles 38pts; 2, P Marsh 38; 3,G Langmead 38.Channel View Trophy, ladies Stableford - 1,Jill Bastock 36pts; 2, Dot Stairmand 35; 3, Jean Wills 34.Meredith Cup, ladies medal - 1, Jean Wills 68net; 2, Jill Bastock 69; 3, Dot Stairmand 71.Goodban Memorial, men's medal - 1, D Whalley 65net; 2, A Senecal 65; 3, P King 68.JFK scratch medal - 1, R Parker 74 gross.NDJH four ball - 1, P Richards and R Beamer 46pts; 2, D Whalley and M Kiff 45; 3, A Redmore and M Clatworthy 43.Goodban Morris mixed foursomes - 1, G and M Roberts 66net; 2, T and J Pollard 69; 3, J and S Whitmore 69.RCB Salvers men's foursomes - 1, I Smith and W Medland 67.5net; 2, K Geraghty and M Spear 69; 3, P Richards and R Butcher 70.Snell Cup bogey - 1, D Whalley +8; 2, K Chugg +6; 3,R Tossell +4.Thursday Stableford- Div 1: 1,M Wells 39pts; 2, R Butcher 38; 3, R Tossell 37. Div 2: 1, L Foreman 42pts; 2, C Tucker 42; 3, S Langham 38.Hotels Cup/Sands Salver ladies medal - Div 1: 1 and Hotels Cup, Liz Thomas 71net; 2, Dot Stairmand 72. Div 2: 1 and Sands Cup, Janice Christmas 69net; 2, Anne Scholes 71.Ladies winter eclectic- 1, Jean Wills; 2, Linda Barrington. * * *DAVE Middleton's net 59 narrowly clinched the division 1 Veteran's Millennium Medal at Torrington Golf Club, finishing just one shot ahead of Gordon Stacey. In division 2, Geoff Musslewhite finished two shots ahead of Peter Webb with a net 62.Peter Hockin returned 36 points to come home first in division 1 of the Stableford A. His score was four points clear of Richard Chamberlain. Laurie Fishleigh narrowly won division 2 with 35 points just one more than second placed Paul Langmead.In division one of the Stableford B, Stuart West finished first with 37 points two more than runner-up Paul Boundy. Colin Sargent returned 36 points to take first place in division 2.Stableford A: Div 1 - 1, Peter Hockin 36; 2, Rex Chamberlain 32; 3, Eddie Staples 31. Div 2 - 1, Laurie Fishleigh 35; 2, Paul Langmead 34; 3, Dave Wilkes 31. Stableford B: Div 1 - 1, Stuart West 37; 2, Paul Boundy 35; 3, Dave Blanche 35. Div 2 - 1, Colin Sargent 36; 2, Martin Gibbs 35; 3, Andrew Rickard 34. Veterans Millennium Medal: Div 1: 1, Dave Middleton 59; 2, Gordon Stacey 60; 3, Bob Brewer 61. Div 2 - 1, Geoff Musslewhite 62; Peter Webb 64; 3, John Walker 65. * * * PORTMORE trio Barbara Wears, Monica Roode and Jenny Parker won Torrington Golf Club ladies open teams of three, two scores to count, competition.Their score of 82 points was one better than mixed threesome Heather Nott of Saunton, Rose Smith and Margaret Thomson of Torrington.Third place went to Torrington three Avril Hessian, Penny Cornford and Betty Heath, who scored 79 pts.Longest drive was won by Betsy Blainey (RND) and nearest the pin by Joy Biddle (RND) * * *THE 13th annual North Devon open golf championships is being held at Libbaton Golf Club this Sunday.The competition is run by South Molton Lions Club and proceeds will be shared between the Children's Hospice South west and Devon Air Ambulance.More details from Arthur Stevens (01769) 572702.