GOLF: Alsbury wins Belton Park bogey competition

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Seniors’ section

There were 35 entries for the Cyril Woods Trophy bogey competition, played last Tuesday.

Winner with a score of +7 was Rick Alsbury, with Peter Rollings runner-up on +4.

Third place was decided on countback, with John Carey (+3) taking the decision from Colin Farrington and Shaun Boney.

Ladies’ section

The March Stableford was won in Silver Division by Jane Renfrew with an impressive 39 points.

Second place went to Joy Stepney with 36 points and third was Issie Guest on 34. Bronze Division saw Jenny Gardiner take first place with 38 points on countback from Donna Hayle. Third with 31 points was Judith Potter.


Seniors’ section

The March monthly stableford competition was won by Mike Gulliford, and Mike Learwood-Griffiths triumphed in the Marshall’s Monthly Medal for March.

Results: Stableford – 1 Mike Gulliford 40pt, 2 Phil Turrell 38, 3 Pat Stanford, 4 Tom Rea 35 ocb, 5 Mike Learwood-Griffiths 35, 6 David Toule 34 ocb, 7 Mike Whitington 34, 8 John Sabin 34, 9 Colin Thornton 33, 10 Mick Hall 30; Medal – 1 Mike Learwood-Griffiths net 74, 2 David Toule 75, 3 Bob Clarke 78 ocb, 4 Les Vine 78, 5 Mike Gulliford 79 ocb, 6 Steve Hudson 79, 7 Tom Rea 79, 8 Phil Turrell 81, 9 Colin Musson 82, 10 Alan Lowen 83.


The combination of Dave Whattam, John Morley and Joe Green carded a solid 4.8 under SSS to win the latest monthly mixed Texas Scramble Medal.

Half a stroke adrift were Ken Jameson and Tony Sealey who played without a third man. In third were John Costall, Ron Selby and John Came.

l John Costall won the monthly medal from back tees for maximum Order of Merit points. Top of the Senior Golfer of the Year leader board is John Johnson. Also in the frame are Pete Farmer, Dave Guy, Maurice Green and Dave Leslie.

l Amanda Roberts completed the six-month Winter Eclectic for Tuesday ladies, which she led throughout the season, to retain the title and trophy.