Results and news from clubs around north Northumberland
Alnmouth vill (L)
Carss Salver and Medal: 1 Monica Aitken 95-21=74; 2 Margaret Gray 90-15=75; 3 Joy Bisset 96-21=75.
Spencer Trophy (seniors): 41pts G Smart; 40 DW Gleadall; 38 M Joyce; 37 JR Campbell; 36 R Archibald; 36 P Egdell; 36 G Ross; 35 IJ Blakey; 35 G Ridgway; 35 J Clark.
Four-man Team Reverse Course Stableford (three best scores on each hole): 121pts A Shell, M Henderson, I Phillips, J Boulding; 118 C Scamble, R Miller, M Davie, M McCush; 115 M Dawson, J Caddick, S Yeadon, R Baptist.
Millennium Trophy: 80-13-67 I Simpson; 83-15-68 R Archibald; 73-5-68 A Shell; 77-8-69 AW Stephenson; 88-17-71 D Taylor; 77-5-72 JA Stanton; 85-13-72 R Boyle.
August Medal: Div 1: 74-6-68 D Appleby; 74-5-69 J Nickless; 78-8-70 D Lillico.
Div 2: 84-12-72 B Dickinson; 84-11-73 T Watson; 88-15-73 M Clasper.
Div 3: 84-17-67 A Inglis; 87-19-68 R Armstrong; 86-17-69 B Heppell.
Seniors: 37pts D Wilson; 36 J Nicholson; 36 B Robson.
Golden Jubilee: In a ding-dong finish, the clash of the Bells was won by Ian Bell with a fantastic 43pts, he beat his namesake Michael into second place on a score of 41pts. Ian Ferguson was third on countback from Joe Henderson with both players scoring 39pts. Forthcoming open competitions at Swansfield – the Men’s Senior (over 50yrs) 4BBB Stableford on Wednesday and the Open Texas Scramble on Saturday, September 8. Details at www.alnwickcastlegolfclub.co.uk.or call the clubhouse on 01665 602632.
Souter Trophy (scratch): 1 N Downs 72; 2 F Hall 81.
Mary Brown Trophy (bronze gross): 1 D Johnson 101; 2 L McGregor 103.
EWGA Medal: 1 F Hall 81-17-64; 2 N Rose 72-4-68.
Daphne Little Trophy: 1 N Rose 76-4-72 2 Alison Reed 95-23-72.
Carter Cup (4bbb): 41pts (on last nine) J Miller and I Miller; 41 SW Archer and A Hooks; 41 JD Smith and MD Miller; 40 A Patterson and M Robson; 40 P Harrington and S Clements; 40 M Robinson and W Robson; 39 DE Hogg and W Fawcus.
Captain’s Day: Gents: 1 TB Straughan; 2 J Murdoch. Ladies: 1 Ruth Williamson; 2 IM Gilhome. Nearest pin – Gents: HS Adair. Ladies: Tina Smith
Club Championship: Graham Stephenson has won for the third year a row. He was off the pace with a 78 in his first round, but in the afternoon, with the wind strengthening and the CSS raised to 73, he had a brilliant score of 67 to win by five shots from Martin Carss. David Saunders, who had led after the first round, finished in third.
Thompson Trophy (36 holes/nett): 1 A McGrady 156-12-144 (on countback); 2 D Saunders 154-10-144; 3 G Stephenson 145-scr-145 (on countback); J Carss 161-16-145.
Les Turnbull Trophy: 1 T Parish 84-14-70; 2 D Williams 83-8-75; 3 D Cooper 103-26-77
Donkin Spoons: l L Wylde and A Camozzi 38pts; 2 D Wilkinson and A O’Neill 34; 3 J Robson and I Smith 33.
Invitation Day: 1 Susan Temple and Pauline Daymont (Alnmouth) 38pts; 2 Joan Watson and Ann Noble (Ponteland) 33; 3 Caroline Broome and Diane Lillie (Alnmouth) 32. Visitor nearest the 13th pin: Ann Noble (Ponteland). Member nearest the 15th pin: Susan Temple.
PERCy Wood (L)
The Roxburgh Trophy: Played last Thursday – 1 Mary Stevens 74 (on countback); 2 June Ormston 74; 3 Julia Roxburgh 75.
The Captain’s Charity Cup: Played on Saturday – 1 Hilary Birkmyre 34pts; 2 June Ormston 32pts; 3 Pat Fisher 31pts.
K & J Davison Locket: 1 Gay Penn 93-14-79; 2 Julia Cairns 115-36-79; 3 Joy Henderson 99-18-81.
Mixed – Pat Arkle Texas Scramble: 1 Andrew Richardson, Jean Pickard and Greg Woodburn 63.7; 2. Mark Clements, Maureen Robson and Jeff Jefferson 64.1; 3 Graham Richardson, Angela Robinson and John Rear 64.5.
Medal Number Two: 1 Jean Bladen 95-22-73; 2 Val Sim 93-14-79; 3 Brenda Stevens 103-23-80. Shirley Baird won the nine-hole competition with 20pts.
Rose Bowl Trophy: 1 Lynne Bannister 84-12-72; 2 Eileen Robinson 107-34-73; 3 Brenda Stevens 101-27-74.
Medal Number 20: 1 Jean Bladen 101-22-79; 2 Brenda Stevens 106-27-79 (on countback); 3 Val Sim 94-14-80.
Season’s Plate: 1 Lynne Bannister 77-12-65; 2 Brenda Stevens 97-27-70; 3 Val Sim 85-14-71 (on countback) from Christine English. Congratulations to Anne Nicholson on winning the Callers Trophy (a county competition) with a four-under-handicap score.
Summer Shield: Gross: 69 J Hogg; 75 D Hornsby; 76 R Ritchie; 76 T Leightley. Nett: 76-13-63 T Leightley; 69-3-66 J Hogg; 84-17-67 A Berry; 75-7-68 D Hornsby; 76-8-68 R Ritchie; 84-15-69 A Watson
The Championship: B Black 94+103=197. Bronze Championship: M Johnson: 101+103=204. Nett Trophy: Maureen Johnson:78+80=158.
Carse Salver: 1 H Barnes 102-23=79; 2 B Black 97-17=80; 3 M Routledge 99-18=81; 4 A Jones 104-22=82.
Margaret Gair Salver: 1 R Hopkinson 32pts; 2 J Gray 31 (back nine) 3 L Langlands 31; 4 J Hardy 30.
Andy Fairnington Stableford Qualifier: A run-away success for John Lynes on 40pts, six points ahead of Raymond Lowes on 34. Chris Wilkinson was third on 33.
Open Texas Scramble: T Crossman, E Inglis, S Reid and P Moffat won on 58.1, ahead of G and A Brown, G Tong and D Hall on 59.4 and E Singleton, J Reid, T Carr & M Cowens on 59.6. The Open 4BBB on Saturday has been cancelled and the Peacock Trophy will now be played on its original date.