Honiton Walker Cup success for Sue and Paul Ritchie

PUBLISHED: 22:17 09 September 2015 | UPDATED: 22:17 09 September 2015

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Due to the heavy rain the Honiton course was closed in the early part of the day on Bank Holiday Monday, writes Liz Rogers.

However, at midday, with the weather much improved and club manager Adrian opened the course and so the Walker Cup competition could be played.

This is a greensomes stableford competition played each August Bank Holiday Monday and 30 members participated.

The winners of the Walker Cup were Sue and Paul Ritchie with an excellent score of 41 points.

It was a close call for the runners-up spot with countback used to separate Catherine and Charlie Doherty from Linda and John Northover after both pairings scored 39 points.

There were a brace of twos, scored by Sue and Paul Ritchie and Jan and John Dickinson.

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