In the first round of the Palairet Memorial Trophy, Saunton beat Holsworthy at Libbaton 3 - 1. All the first four matches went to at least the 17th hole while the final match did not need to be played to a conclusion. Results (Saunton Names first):Keit

In the first round of the Palairet Memorial Trophy, Saunton beat Holsworthy at Libbaton 3 - 1. All the first four matches went to at least the 17th hole while the final match did not need to be played to a conclusion.Results (Saunton Names first):Keith Adamson and Andy Ackland beat Ross Daniel and Alex Lock 2 and 1.Mike Pennicott and Jon Squire beat Ryan Acres and Matt Ford 1 up.Joe Yorke and Luke Squire beat John Bewes and Trevor Tape 2 and 1Philip Venn and Matt Wells lost to Robert Moore and Richard Staines 2 Down.Jo Ertman and Frank Coyle against Mark Bellow and Chris Skinner not needed to play to a conclusion.In the 2009 Mail on Sunday third Round tie, Saunton beat Willingcott Valley 3 - 2 to progress through to the next round where they will meet Ilfracombe at Ilfracombe.Reigning champions Great Torrington are out of this year's Palairet Trophy, beaten 3-2 by Staddon Heights at Bovey Tracey.Injuries took out two of their squad, but even then it was very close. Steve Schofield and Craig McConnach won 1 up, Jack Stevenson and Rob Greenslade lost 2&1, Mark Cole and Mike McLeod lost 3&1; Mark Hill and Tony Gooch won 1 up; and Gary Petherbridge and Ian Tossell lost 2&1.The April Stableford at Royal North Devon was played in windy conditions, which was reflected in the scores with Sean Downing winning Division 1 with 37 points. Chris Martin returned 36 points to take first place in Division 2.Meanwhile, in the club's April three-ball team Stableford, new club secretary Darren Found with playing partners Nick Keen and Chris McCarthy returned with a winning score of 85 points in excellent conditions, three points clear of Steve Cox, Les Webster and Nigel Evans.Knock-out winIn the Emerton Court knock-out, Ilfracombe lost at Okehampton in the away leg, but won the home leg to record a 5 1/2 to 4 1/2 victory.Results in Ilfracombe's Thursday Stableford were: Division One - 1, I Williams, 42; 2, S Foreman, 41; 3, R Butcher, 40. Division Two - 1, R Holmes, 42; 2, R Beamer, 40; 3, M James, 40.Farmers Cup No 4: Division One - 1, I McEvansoneya, 39pts; 2, K Ash, 37; 3, R Butcher, 37. Division Two - I Davey, 41pts; 2, C Sharman, 40; 3, P Hull 40.Thursday Stableford April 30: Division One - 1, S Cox, 40pts; 2, S Calvert, 40; 3, D Whalley, 39. Division Two - 1, K Chugg, 44pts; 2, C Emery, 37; 3, C Croxford, 37.Ilfracombe Ladies Greensomes Stableford: 1, Moira Styles (25) and Sue Wright (14) 39 points; 2, Georgiac Jennings Potts (27) and Sheila Greenbank (36) 38 points.Great Torrington Ladies Rebecca Bogey Par - 1, Alison Williams (29) + 2 on countback; 2, Yvonne White (31) + 2; 3, Margaret Lidstone (25) +1; 4, Jill Ridyard (35) -1 (on countback), 5, Rita Southcott (27) -1