Banister back with victory at Axe Cliff

PUBLISHED: 21:51 11 September 2013 | UPDATED: 21:51 11 September 2013

The Axe Cliff seniors contested their August medal with a field of 32, writes Janet Dack.

Included among the starters, and making his comeback after an enforced absence, was Jack Bannister (25) and he made up for lost time by recording the winning score of 68 nett.

Two shots behind and in second place was Rob Grove (16) with a level par 70 nett, while two players returned scores of 71 with third place on countback going to Nick Povey (19).

Mike Jamieson (25) was the player to miss out on the prizes. There was just one two scored by Norman Bowles.

Exminster were the visitors for and inter-club match and the team avenged the defeat suffered at Exminster a month ago by winning four-and-two.

The winning pairings for Axe Cliff were Tony Strong and Peter Knighting, David Weston and Geoff Hubbard, Rob Heard and Gilbert Cox together with Chris Jowett and Bill Polley.

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