News and results from around the golf clubs
Winter sweep (three): JA Stanton 23pts; RA Hill 20; S Forman 20; RC Charleton 19; M Douglas 18; D Taylor 18; N Holden 18; EC Charleton 18; M Henderson 17; G Batson 17; DJ Fairbairn 17; T Harris 17; G Ridway 16; R Archbald 16; J Ross 16; G Forman 16; R Boyle 15; C Reid 15; B Hackett 15; I Simpson 15; M Dawson 15; J Clark 14; K Dawson 14; MA Hill 14; K Potts 13; P Dixon 13; AW Stephenson 13; JAD Carr 12. Andrew Stanton after a no return on week one returned a score of 23 points to win week three, playing off two handicap for nine holes and is cut to one. Bob Hill in joint second with 20 heads the table with 58 points.
Hugh Somerville Trophy: B Barrett and J Southward 39pts; J Eggleston and S Eggleston 38; T Claxton and J Hunter 37.
Winter League: A damp showery day at Swansfield for week two of the Winter League saw big hitter Michael Smith win by two clear points from Malcolm Peart in second place who in turn beat Jimmy Cookson into third but only on the countback rule. Only two 2s were recorded on the day by Tom Lang and Peter Lee. The Eclectic competition which I mentioned last week is for the most stableford points on each hole on the run up to the Christmas break, the table after the second week is headed by Cyril Jobson and Carl Green both on 46 points closely followed by Lawrie Stewart and Kenny Darlow one point adrift of the leading two. The Order of Merit has Steve Barron at the head of the leaderboard followed by Michael Smith, with Malcolm Peart and Peter Lewis level in third equal spot.
Winter League (Week two): 1 M Smith 40pts; 2 M Peart 38; 3 J Cookson 38.
Eclectic Leaderboard: CW Jobson 46pts; CJ Green 46; LE Stewart 45; KW Darlow 45.
Order Of Merit: S Barron 18pts; M Smith17; M Peart 16; PJD Lewis16.
Turkey Trot (4): Peter Hinson 40pts; Mark Dawson 36; Hugh Adair 36; Peter Clarke 36
Winter Stableford (3): Hayden Davidson 39pts; Ivan Graham 38; Ed McLoughlin 37; Simon Olver 36; Gordon Banks 35; Kevin Potts 35; Harry Beckingham 35
Presentation night: This Saturday night is presentation night, those who are attending please be at the clubhouse for 7pm. The winter league starts on Sunday. The usual nine hole weekly stableford, please see the notice board for slight changes this year.