Richard makes the best of home advantage

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The Alnmouth Village course was in peak condition for the Kaims Country Park North Northumberland League’s fourth Open Day Stableford of the season on Saturday, which was a tribute to the greenskeeper.

Host club champion Richard Campbell posted the best gross score with 37 points, while the Rothbury duo of Brian White and David Wood headed the nett section with 42 and 41 respectively.

Leading returns:

Gross: Richard Campbell (Alnmouth Village) 37pts; Kevin Atkinson (Magdalene Fields) 34; Simon Potts (Dunstanburgh) 33; Simon Walker (Dunstanburgh) 32.

Nett: Brian White (Rothbury) 42; David Wood (Rothbury) 41; Robert Howcroft (Dunstanburgh) 40; Ian Milne (Percy Wood) 40; Cyril Jobson (Alnwick) 39; Brian Arnott (Rothbury) 39; Kevin Potts (Seahouses) 39; Stephen Bell (Percy Wood) 39.

Team placings (in alphabetical order): Alnmouth Village 115gross/148nett; Alnwick 105/143; Berwick 94/129; Burgham Park 83/136; Dunstanburgh 126/153; Magdalene Fields 106/146; Percy Wood 95/145; Rothbury 113/157; Seahouses 98/131; Warkworth 94/129.