Ladies love blue sky golf

19:58 16 January 2013

golf generic picture

golf generic picture

Archant

SENIORS - the Christmas Stableford, rained of in December, went ahead last Friday, with around 40 Seniors taking part in good golfing conditions, writes Janet Dack.

The field was split into two sections and in the top division, handicaps up to and including 19, there was one fantastic round with a score of 45 points by John Mant (18).

In second place with 38 points came Peter Knighting (15) and third, a point behind, was Chris Walker (13).

In Division two, the winner with 37 points was Leighton Morgan (24). Terry Jessup (20) claimed second spot with 34 points. and third was Neil Moorcraft (21), with 33 points.

●On Monday, the seventh round of the Seniors’ Winter League Programme took place and in continued good golfing conditions some excellent scores were recorded.

Again no team is edging too far ahead although Monday’s winners, Rob Heard/Hugh Willis with 36 points are not relaxing their grip.

Hard on their heels are Chris Walker/Nick Povey who scored 35 points, while two teams netted 34 points, Sid Pember/Neil Moorcraft and Alan Vincent/Charles Whitbourn.

The only two of the day was scored by Alan Vincent

LADIES - Under a blue sky (for a change) the ladies of Axe Cliff competed for an 18 hole Par competition. The winning lady was Vice Captain Glenda Board with a very respectable minus two Second place went to Lesley Crawford, beating Pauline Willis on count back.

Other Sport Stories

Yesterday, 09:56

Ottery St Mary completed the first half of their Macron League Division Four season with a 2-1 home success over Countess Wear.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:56

Sidmouth Town Reserves suffered an embarrassing defeat on a hugely disappointing day at Silver Street, Willand, where they lost a Macron League Division One meeting 4-2.

Read more
Thu, 13:04

Honiton Running Club had a good turnout for the Bicton Blister and Bicton Lite races organised by Exmouth Harriers last Sunday, writes Judy Davey.

Read more
Thu, 13:03

Beer Albion fought hard to secure a precious league point in a 2-2 draw with Clyst Valley, writes Richard Honnor.

Read more
Thu, 11:29

Honiton Town thirds were beaten 4-2 when they made they travelled to take on Chagford Reserves in a Macron League Division Nine game.

Read more
Thu, 11:29

Honiton Town Reserves continued their recent improvement with a 2-1 success at Clyst Valley.

Read more
Thu, 10:28

Honiton Under 14s were edged out by the odd goal in seven when they entertained Dawlish United at St Rita’s.

Read more
Thu, 10:28

Feniton Under-16s consolidated their second place position in the Exeter and District Youth League Division One after a ‘Game of the Day’ single goal Acland Park victory over Whipton.

Read more
Wed, 15:52

Storm Angus left a depleted trail across the region, but in the Lyme Regis November stableford, Division One, Keith Gibson was the only player to beat par as he stormed round with an array of wonderful shots to score 41 points.

Read more
Wed, 15:52

Seaton’s third Parkrun saw no fewer than 11 AVRs record personal bests over the 5k course, writes Dave Mutter.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 7°C

min temp: 1°C

Most Read Sport

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

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications