Rare spell of sun for competitors

North Northumberland League Open Day

For just about the first time this season competitors enjoyed rare sunny weather in Saturday’s League Open Day over the Percy Wood course.

But with soft underfoot conditions and no preferred lies, scoring was never going to be easy as the css of 75 proved.

Leading returns: Individual gross: 26pts Dan Swordy (Alnwick), Gerry McInally (Alnwick); 25 Si,on Olver (Seahouses), Robert Balmbra (Warkworth), Kevin Potts (Seahouses); 24 Gary Henderson (Warkworth). Nett: 34 Greg Woodburn (Rothbury), Kevin Potts; 33 Ashley Pendrich (Magdalene Fields), Gerry McInally, Rob Jackson (Rothbury); 32 Dan Swordy.

Teams (in alphabetical order, best four scores counting): Alnmouth Village 60gross/96nett; Alnwick Castle 89/118; Berwick 62/99; Burgham Park 80/112; Dunstanburgh 86/112; Magdalene Fields 66/109; Percy Wood 67/110; Rothbury 79/125; Seahouses 92/122; Warkworth 84/103. Par 72 CSS 75.