Rothbury lead the way on their course

North Northumberland Golf League, Open Days

Rothbury hosted the latest in the series of Stableford Open Days on Saturday with home players again leading the way.

Results: Individual gross: Phillip Evans (Rothbury) 31 pts; Alastair Oliver (Rothbury) 30; Gerry McInally (Alnwick) 28; Kevin Atkinson (Magdalene Fields) 27; P Park (Burgham Park) 27; Rob Howcroft (Dunstanburgh) 26. Nett: P Evans 38pts (on countback); Thomas Rourke (Seahouses) 38; Alastair Oliver (Rothbury) 37; P McInally (Alnwick) 36; Paul Dixon (Alnmouth Village) 36; Cyril Jobson (Alnwick) 36.

Teams (in alphabetical order): Alnmouth Village 62gross/126nett; Alnwick 97/140; Berwick (no return); Burgham Park 86/130; Dunstanburgh 91/126; Magdalene Fields 84/114; Percy Wood 74/113; Rothbury 106/144; Seahouses 76/124; Warkworth 71/116.

League golf

Last season’s champions Alnmouth (Foxton) A have opened up a seven-point lead over Bamburgh Castle in Division 1 at the half-way stage of the season while Dunstanburgh Castle B and Longhirst Hall are also clear leaders in the other two divisions.

Results : Division 1: Alnmouth (Foxton) A 10 Alnwick Castle 2; Goswick 3 Bamburgh Castle 9; Magdalene Fields A 7 Alnmouth (Foxton) B 5.

Division 2: Seahouses 7 Dunstanburgh Castle A 5; Burgham Park 11 Warkworth 1; Rothbury 9 Alnmouth Villlage 3.

Division 3: Longhirst Hall 10 Percy Wood 2; Dunstanburgh Castle B 8 Magdalene Fields B 4; Wooler 11 Linden Hall 1.