MARK Coles is the new Torrington Golf Club champion, returning scores of 70 and 71 for a 141 total, which was four shots ahead of runner-up Craig McConnachie (145), with Mike Powe (151) third. Garry Harding scored 40 pts and 30pts for a 70pts total to win

MARK Coles is the new Torrington Golf Club champion, returning scores of 70 and 71 for a 141 total, which was four shots ahead of runner-up Craig McConnachie (145), with Mike Powe (151) third.

Garry Harding scored 40 pts and 30pts for a 70pts total to win the Dartington Plate by one point from Keith Beer (69) with Patrick Sanders (68) third.

Ruth Davies (Torrington), Diane Lang (High Bullen) and Min Hawkins (Royal North Devon) scored 92pts to win the Ladies Open.

Carol Welton (RND), Sylvia Evans (RND) and Tania Wickham (Torrington) took second place on countback ahead of Mary Martin, Yvonne James and Hilary Shaer (Libbaton), both with 90pts.

Veterans medal: Div 1 - 1, John Joint (10) 60; 2, John Hockin (17) 61; 3, Peter Thomson (18) 62. Div 2 - 1, John Holmes (25) 58; 2, Ron Hammond (21) 62; 3, Ken Harris (22) 64.

Phil Holman Cup: Div 1 - 1 and cup, Geoff Pett (17) 37pts; 2, Steve Headon (13) 36; 3, John Hocking (11) 35. Div 2- 1, Des Kenneally (22) 33; 2, Laurie Fishleigh (22) 32; 3, Ray Parnell (25) 32.

Great Torrington veterans medal qualifier: Div 1 - 1, John Joint 60; 2, John Hockin 61; 3, Peter Thomson 62. Div 2 - 1, John Holmes 58; 2,Ron Hammond 62; 3, Ken Harris 64.