The Sally Brown Trophy, the first competition for Royal North Devon Golf Club s August meeting, brought success for Anne Mayne and Geoff Giddy. The couple took first place with a score of 37 points just one more than runners-up Liz Cann and Keith New. In

The Sally Brown Trophy, the first competition for Royal North Devon Golf Club's August meeting, brought success for Anne Mayne and Geoff Giddy. The couple took first place with a score of 37 points just one more than runners-up Liz Cann and Keith New.In the Three Ball team event Paul Griffin, Peter Hockin and Paul Sturges clinched first place with 82 points edging out Alan McKnight, Marc Murray and John Simmons.Sean Downing took first place in the Junior Medal and George Turpin Trophy with a net 63. Josh Coles finished second with a net 65. The scratch prize and Trapnell Salver were won by Jimmy Mullen with a score of 73. Runner-up Nick Keen also finished with a score of 73.Stephanie Finlan finished first in the Junior Medal handicap 29-54 category with a net 69. Tom Barton finished second with a net 73.Sally Brown Foursomes: 1, Ann Mayne and Geoff Giddy 37; 2, Liz Cann and Keith New 36; 3, Sam and Pat Bowrey 36; 4, Lesley Crossley and Michael Jewell 36; 5, Angela and Graham White 35. Three Ball Team: 1, Paul Griffin, Peter Hockin and Paul Sturges 82; 2, Alan McKnight, Mark Murray and John Simmons 82; 3, Joe Higgins, Jim Hoskings and Malcolm Stockman 75. Junior Medal: Scratch - 1, Jimmy Mullen 73; 2, Nick Keen 73; 3, Sean Downing 75. Handicap (0-28) - 1, Sean Downing 63; 2, Josh Coles 65; 3, Jimmy Mullen 67. Handicap (29-54) - 1, Stephanie Finlan, Tom Barton 73; 3, Samantha Found 79. A score of 38 points secured the Metherell Trophy for Jackie Robertson at the Royal North Devon Golf Course. Despite having a handicap reduction, Jackie finished six points clear of Val Cook who scored 32 points. In division two Sheila Bone finished first five points clear of Jan Hurst with a score of 35. In the Ladies Par Competition Karel Johnston and Ruth Horn finished first in their respective divisions. Metherell Trophy Stableford: Div 1 - 1, Jackie Robertson 38; 2, Val Cook 32; 3, Trish Jordan 31. Div 2 - 1, Sheila Bone 35; 2, Jan Hurst 30; 3, Pam Need 29. Ladies Par Competition: Div 1 - 1, Karel Johnston; 2, Val Cook; 3, Kate Brown. Div 2 - 1, Ruth Horn; 2, Catherine Baglow; 3, Jo Trapnell. Despite the poor weather conditions nearly 100 Ilfracombe Golf Club members attended the Captain's Day to support present captain Paul Richards. A Crowe took the overall men's competition with a lead of two points. His score of 39 points also won the Collins Cup. I Spear and M Spear took second and third respectively with a score of 37.In the ladies event, J Pollard finished three points clear of runner-up A Scholes with a score of 32 points. D Barrington narrowly edged out W Scholes to win the Veteran's title. Both members finished with a score of 31 points but Barrington was rewarded the victory. Junior members also had their chance to impress their captain. The end result saw M Wells finish four points clear of runner-up D Richardson with a score of 34 points. Best gross score of 29 points was achieved by I Spear. Kevin Chugg and Jean Wills were placed first in the longest drive event. Nearest the pin winners included S Toms, W Brayley, M Pye, D McCormick and P Beer. The past Captain's Salver was won by Dave Lee with a score of 36 points. Captains Day: Mens - 1, A Crowe 39; 2, I Spear 37; 3, M Spear 37. Ladies - 1, J Pollard 32; 2, A Scholes 29; 3, J Wills 28. Veterans - 1, D Barrington 31; 2, W Scholes 31; 3, R Nicholas 30. Juniors - 1, M Wells 34; 2, D Richardson 30; 3, S Richardson 22. Best Gross - I Spear 29. Longest Drive: Men - Kevin Chugg. Ladies - Jean Wills. Past Captains Salver - Dave Lee 36. Nearest pin 2 - S Toms; 4 - W Brayley; 6 - M Pye; 16 - D McCormick; 18 P Beer. P Hume and N Bowen finished first in their respective divisions in Ilfracombe Golf Club's Thursday Stableford. N Bowen finished five points clear of runner-up K Geraghty in division two with a score of 47 points.While P Hume's 42 points edged out K Ash by two points in division one. In the Ladies Ford Fours Sue Whitmore and Sue Wright narrowly beat Jackie Knight and Linda Barrington with a score of 37 points, two more than the runners-up.Thursday Stableford: Div 1 - 1, P Hume 42; 2, K Ash 40; 3, S Jago 38. Div 2- 1, N Bowen 47; 2, K Geraghty 42; 3, K Beeston 35. Ladies Ford Fours (4BBB): 1, Sue Whitmore and Sue Wright 37; 2, Jackie Knight and Linda Barrington 35.Paul Wheeler and Rob Greenslade have won the Halifax Foursomes Trophy at Torrington Golf Club after beating Tony Gooch and Garry Harding 3 and 2.In the Stableford C Paul Slade narrowly beat Peter Hocking to take the victory. Both players finished with a score of 36 but Paul was rewarded first place. Richard Green finished first in the Sunday Stableford with a score of 37 points. He finished one point clear of runner-up Mike Powe.Rex Cudmore and Rosemary Smith were the winners in the Social 16-hole Stableford. Rex finished with a score of 40 and Rosemary with a score of 32. In the LGU Medal event Sophia Wyre returned a net 59 to finish first in division one. Susie Headon was the runner-up with a net 64. In division two Rita Southcott finished first with a net 64 on countback. Her score was level with second placed Rita Dewdney. Stableford C: 1, Paul Slade 36; 2, Peter Hockin 36; 3, Martin Barratt 35.Sunday Stableford C: 1, Richard Green 37; 2, Mike Powe 36; 3, T Williams 36; 4, Garry Harding 35.Social 16-Hole Stableford: Mens - 1, Rex Cudmore 40; 2, Peter Sturman 37. Ladies - 1, Rosemary Smith 32. LGU Medal: Div 1 - 1, Sophia Wyre 59; 2, Susie Headon 64; 3, Sue Membery 68. Div 2 - 1, Rita Southcott 64; 2, Rita Dewdney 64; 3, Jan Russell 65.