Gabb, Palmer, Donnan and Walker trumph in Axe Valley Four Ball Better Ball competition

08:58 03 July 2013

Golf generic

Golf generic

Archant

There was slightly improved weather at Axe Cliff for the staging of the Four Ball Better Ball Competition, writes Janet Dack.

This meeting had previously been postponed after the captains drive-in.

Club captain Basil Dean, seniors captains John White, ladies’ captain Sandra Walker and juniors captain Alex Palmer, drove off the first tee with a shotgun start.

The winners were Andy Gabb, Simon Palmer, Matt Donnan and Christ Walker.

Second place went to Paul Curtin, Reese Hales, Tony Strong and Caroline Bond.

Mike Cottam, Nigel Garwood , Gerald Turner and Steve Reed were third.

The weather was very windy with heavy downpours, but a great time was had by all.

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

Yesterday, 15:56
Over the sticks

Will Biddick’s double at Bratton Down gave him his fifth winner in the last five days, and helped to elevate him into a narrow lead over Darren Edwards for the Devon & Cornwall title, writes Granville Taylor.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:36
Equestrian picture

Three days of superb cross country action are in prospect at Pontispool Equine Sports Centre near Taunton on May 28 to 30 with the first of its two British Eventing horse trials attracting nearly 900 competitors.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:27
Cricket - generic picture

Seaton Under-13s booked a place in the next round of the East Devon League Cup, beating Topsham St James by two wickets thanks to a single by Indi Ward off the final delivery of a thrilling contest.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:26
Honiton Seniors' Open winners Jim Wallis and Mike Sennitt with club captain Alan Pollock.

An 8am tee time started the Honiton seniors’ annual Open competition on Friday and 192 golfers enjoyed an initially damp start, writes John Pawley.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:25
Golf generic picture

The Honiton mixed team were in terrific form where they travelled to Bridport for their latest match, writes John Pawley.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:14

The Seaton week began well with victory over Culm Vale, writes Linda Stone.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:12
Honiton Town Reserves after their penalty shoot-out Carlisle Cup final victory over Kentisbeare

Honiton Town Reserves won the Carlisle Cup for the second time in three years when they defeated Kentisbeare 5-3 on penalties after a 2-2 draw in a pulsating final.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:11
Thirsty Farmer  captain Brenda Flood receives the Chairmans Challenge trophy from Rita Freemantle

The Honiton Crib League held their Presentation Night at the Vine Inn, Honiton.

Read more
Mon, 16:08
Honiton runners at the Clyst Hydon Huff meeting.

On Friday, four of the faster Honiton Running Club (HRC) members took part in the Run Exe Relays, writes Judy Davey.

Read more
Mon, 15:58
Netball action

The Honiton Netball League was back in action after the previous week had been washed out, writes Graham Ingram.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 7°C

Most Read Sport

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Midweek Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Honiton's trusted business finder

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications