Alnwick make most of home advantage

North Northumberland League, Open Day Stableford (at Alnwick Castle)

The Alnwick Castle course hosted the penultimate event in the series of Stableford Open Days on Saturday and, while conditions were wet throughout, scoring in general was reasonably good.

Two home players posted the leading individual scores in the gross section and saw the club head up both gross and nett team sections.

Results: Individual gross: 33pts J Friar (Alnwick Castle); 31 G McInally (Alnwick Castle); 29 D Swordy (Alnwick Castle); 29 S Walker (Dunstanburgh Castle); 29 R Jamieson (Dunstanburgh Castle); 28 A Young (Burgham Park); 28 K Hill (Burgham Park). Nett: 38 A Young; 38 C Fettis (Alnmouth Village); 38 G McInally; 37 J Henderson (Rothbury); 36 T Miller (Percy Wood); 36 J Friar; 36 R Jackson (Rothbury).

Teams (in alphabetical order – best four scores counting): Alnmouth Village 59gross/122nett; Alnwick Castle 118/144; Berwick 76/121; Burgham Park 103/133; Dunstanburgh Castle 113/136; Magdalene Fields 68/114; Percy Wood 85/129; Rothbury 98/135; Seahouses 84/117; Warkworth 81/125.