THE FOURTH round of the North Devon Rosebowl at Ilfracombe Golf Club saw Torrington beat Mortehoe and Woolacombe 5-0. Mark Hill and Ian Tossell got the team off to a winning start before Gary Petherbridge and Les Trengrove, Simon Wilkes and Mike McLeod an
THE FOURTH round of the North Devon Rosebowl at Ilfracombe Golf Club saw Torrington beat Mortehoe and Woolacombe 5-0.Mark Hill and Ian Tossell got the team off to a winning start before Gary Petherbridge and Les Trengrove, Simon Wilkes and Mike McLeod and Paul Wheeler and Mike Trengrove put the game beyond Mortehoe and Woolacombe's reach.Tony Gooch and Pete Sturman completed the victory beating John Mock and Tony Naughton 3 and 2. * * * PAUL Adams' net 57 clinched the Division 1 Torrington Golf Club Centenary Medal by six strokes. The nearest competitor to Paul's score was second placed Billy Campbell who returned a net 63.In Division 2 Roger Mortlock finished four strokes clear of runner-up Terry Heayel with a net 67.Tony and Enrica Forina led the field in the club's greensome, scoring 40 points, four more than Malcolm and Val Bowen.Mick Mooney edged out Bob Brewer to narrowly win the Division 1 Veteran's Stableford on a countback, both competitors finishing on 37pts. In Division 2 Gareth Goss finished first with 38 points just one point ahead of runner-up Geoff Musselwhite.Centenary Medal: Div 1 - 1, Paul Adams 57; 2, Billy Campbell 63; 3, Steve Slade 64. Div 2 - 1, Roger Mortlock 67; 2, Terry Heayel 71; 3, Ken Harris 73.Greensome: 1, Tony and Enrica Forino 40; 2, Malcolm and Val Bowen 36; 3, Frank and Margaret Donaghy 36.Veteran's Stableford: Div 1 - 1, Mick Mooney 37; 2, Bob Brewer 37; 3, Chris Batchelor 36. Div 2 - 1, Gareth Goss 38; 2, Geoff Musslewhite 37; 3, John Walker 32.Margaret Lidstone ran away with the honours in Torrington Golf Club ladies' county Stableford competition, finishing seven points clear of her nearest rivals - and incurring a two-shot cut in her handicap.There was also a seven-point win for Paula Gibbs in the Warren Crocus qualifier silver division.County Stableford: Div 1 - 1, Margaret Lidstone (26) 40 pts; 2, Liz Thompson (27) 33; 3, Paula Gibbs (18) 33. Div 2 - 1, Val Bowen (30) 32 pts; 2, Enrita Forino (36) 32; 3, Jeanette Cudmore (34) 32.Warren Crocus qualifier: Silver division- 1, Paula Gibbs (18) 33pts; 2, Liz McKay (12) 26.Bronze division - 1, Liz Thompson (27) 33pts; 2, Joan Smalldon (25) 30.Ping four-ball better-ball qualifiers: Rita Dewdney (32) & Val Bowen (30) 38pts. * * *RITA Macaulay-Black teamed up with Frome's Ian Longhurst to win the Royal North Devon Golf Club Member and Guest Day with 46 points. The pair's better back nine edged out Andy Warren and Peter Leverton who also finished on 46 points. In the club's Mixed Four Ball, Liz Cann and her partner Keith New notched up a score of 46 points.The duo finished two points clear of Ann Mayne and Geoff Giddy.Tim Coates, Shaun Loze, Ray Philpott and Andy Woolf combined well to win the club's Children's Holiday Foundation Golf Day organised by Dr Robin Buckland. The quartet's score of 118 narrowly edged out Darren Found, Alan Goddard, Alan Hopkins and Gareth Vanstone by a single point.Member and Guest Day: 1, Rita Macaulay-Black and Ian Longhurst (Frome) 46; 2, Andy Warren and Peter Leverton (Tavistock) 46; 3, Alan and Donald Brodie (Balmore) 44.Four Ball Mixed: 1, Liz Cann and Keith New 46; 2, Ann Mayne and Geoff Giddy 44; 3, Sam and Pat Bowrey 43.Children's Holiday Foundation Golf Day: 1, Tim Coates, Shaun Loze, Ray Philpott and Andy Woolf 118; 2, Darren Found, Alan Goddard, Alan Hopkins and Gareth Vanstone 117; 3, Kevin Brown, Mike Clayton, Dick Ford and Reggae Loka 112. * * *SIMON Dovell achieved a hole-in-one on the 184-yard par three second hole in Ilfracombe Golf Club's Thursday Stableford competition.There was the tightest finish in the ladies' American Trophy Stableford competition, with four players equal on points and featuring in a countback before the trophy went to Sue Wright.Thursday Stableford: Div 1 - B Gilbert 40pts; 2, K Ash 39; 3, P Richards 37. Div 2 -1, C Wilkins 38pts; 2, K Geraghty 38; 3, S Langham 36.Farmers Cup: Div 1- 1, I Williams 42pts; 2, T Stanley 41; 3, R Tossell 41.Div 2 - 1, S Dobbs 41pts; 2, P Marsh 38; 3, J Rickard 38.Ladies' American Trophy Stableford: 1, Sue Wright 34; 2, Jackie Knight 34; 3, Anne Scholes 34; 4, Linda Barrington 34.