WES Cox, Michael Jones, Colin Payne and Brandon White all found form to take prizes in the Royal North Devon Golf Club Spring Meeting. Cox's gross 78 won him the Blackheath Badge and his net 69 ensured that he also took home the Gossett Gold Brooch. Col
WES Cox, Michael Jones, Colin Payne and Brandon White all found form to take prizes in the Royal North Devon Golf Club Spring Meeting. Cox's gross 78 won him the Blackheath Badge and his net 69 ensured that he also took home the Gossett Gold Brooch. Colin Payne returned a net 68 to win the Club Tankard Medal while Michael Jones secured first place in the aggregate handicap Captain Whites Gold Challenge Plume with a two round score of 147. Brandon White finished in third place in the King Edward the Seventh Medal and in the Club Tankard Medal. But in the Club Gold Challenge Medal and Lindsay Bennett Gold Challenge Medal, Brandon upped his game to come home first with a gross 72 and 152 respectively. He also took third place in the aggregate handicap with a net score of 150.Three Ball Stableford: 1, Sheila and Hugh Bone and Kevin Caris 71; 2, Kenny Braund, Gerald Lee and Rob Ley 67; 3, Gareth Carder, Mark Overton and Tony Richards 67; 4, Adam Crouch, Chris Hampton and Colin Payne 66. Gossett Gold Brooch (handicap): 1, Wes Cox 69; 2, Ben Keen 72; 3, Jimmy Mullen 74; 4, Mark Somerville 75; 5, John Corry 75; 6, Paul Sturges 75. Blackheath Badge and King Edward the Seventh Medal (scratch): 1, Wes Cox 78; 2, Ben Keen 79; 3, Brandon White 80. Club Tankard Medal (handicap): 1, Colin Payne 68; 2, Shaun Loze 68; 3, Bryan Keen 71; 4, Brandon White 71; 5, Liam Gallagher 71; 6, Michael Jones 71.Gold Challenge Medal (scratch): 1, Brandon white 74; 2, David Ford 73; 3, Mark Evans 74. Captain White's Challenge Medal (aggregate handicap): 1, Michael Jones 147; 2, Liam Gallagher 147; 3, Brandon White 150. Lindsay Bennett Gold Challenge Medal (scratch aggregate): 1, Brandon White 152; 2, Mark Evans 157; 3, Liam Gallagher 157. * * *THE first extra hole at Torrington Golf Club is proving to be a lucky one for Rob Greenslade, who beat Leighton Blight there to win the 36-hole Champions Trophy.Rob also won the 4BBB trophy with his partner Kevin Wickham on the extra hole, aided by a hole in one at the 14th.Mark Coles and Sue Membury will represent Torrington in the regional finals of the Douglas Bader Mixed Greensome after winning their qualifier with 43 points. In the Stableford B Michael Trengove returned 42 points to finish first in Division 1. Darren West came home first in Division 2 with 38 points.Despite three players returning a net 65, Dave Parker was announced the winner of the Division 1 Medal B, ahead of Paul Adams and Eddie Staples. Andy Copp won Division 2 with a net 67.Stableford B: Div 1 - 1, Michael Trengove 42; 2, Billy Campbell 41; 3, Mick Mooney 39. Div 2 - 1, Darren West 38; 2, Paddy O'Connor 37; 3, Chris Fish 36.Medal B: Div 1 - 1, Dave Parker 65; 2, Paul Adams 65; 3, Eddie Staples 65. Div 2 - 1, Andy Copp 67; Andrew Rickard 70; 3, Colin Sargent 78.Veterans Medal: Div 1 - 1, Pat Smith 56; 2, Doug Smalldon 61; 3, Chris Batchelor 62. Div 2 - 1, Rob Chappell 62; 2, Keith Hulbert 63; 3, Dave Wilkes 64.Torrington have made it through to round three of the Palairet Trophy with a 3-2 win against Dartmouth on a difficult Teign Valley course. * * *Ilfracombe have stretched their lead at the top of the North Devon Veteran League A to four points after winning the second round at Mortehoe and Woolacombe. Ilfracombe's Roger Lewis and Holsworthy's Colin Walmsley were the top scorers with 37 points. North Devon Veterans League A scores: 1, Ilfracombe 169; 2, Holsworthy 160; 3, Willingcott Valley 151; 3, Mortehoe and Woolacombe 148.Overall League Points: 1, Ilfracombe 16; 2, Holsworthy 12; 3, Mortehoe and Woolacombe 6; 4, Willingcott Valley 6.