Holsworthy Golf Club

Three-ball Dallas Scramble — Thursday, September 6

Winners: D Bragg, M Lake & K Mcgeorge — 69.1 (c/b); Runners-up: B Gliddon, M Menzies & B Thomson — 69.1 (c/b); 3rd: B Megson, G Mason & P Borham — 70

Men’s Coombe Cup Final — Sunday, September 9

Winner: D Cook — -1; Runner-up: P Heal — -1; 3rd: M Lake — -1

Ladies Weekenders Trophy — Sunday, September 9

Winner: E Walmsley; Runner-up: P Bezzant; 3rd: C Mason

Men’s September Medal — Sunday, September 16

Division One

Winner: S Martin — 66; Runner-up: T Abbott — 68; 3rd: P Freeburn — 70

Division Two

Winner: M Smith — 68; Runner-up: G Chard — 69; 3rd: R Nott — 74

Mixed Section

Lady Captains RBL Charity Day — Saturday, September 15


Winners: M Slinger & P Bezzant — 40 pts; Runners-up: J Hill & G Mead — 27pts


Winners: S & T Watters — 43pts; Runners-up: C & G Mason — 40pts


Winners: K Bowditch & K Lau — 46pts; Runners-up: K Bromell & K Hepple — 44pts

Seniors Foursomes — Thursday, September 20

Winners: B Spearing & D Johns — 34; Runners-up: K Mcgeorge & P Coulson — 33; 3rd: T George & I Edwards — 32

Club news

ELY Walmsley came third at the Devon County Champion of Champions event at Woodbury on Monday, September 23. She finished with a gross score of 81.

Launceston Golf Club

Ladies Section

Gran’s Cup — Thursday, September 20

THERE was a rather depleted field due to the challenging conditions of high winds and rain. But for the brave participants who did take to the course, it was a 15-hole dual competition for grans and non-grans.


Winner: Teona Chegwyn — 25pts; Runner-up: Catherine Slee — 22pts; 3rd: Linda Mullins — 19pts


Winner: Carole Hutchinson — 21pts; Runner-up: Sharon Trafford — 19pts (c/b); 3rd: Anita Ley — 19pts

Ladies Captain and past captains — Wednesday, September 19

AS THE season draws to an end, ladies captain Sharon Trafford invited past ladies captains to their annual gathering in which those who still play are joined by non-playing past captains for a meal, which was preceeded by some golf.

The competition was won by Linda Mullins with 30 points, one shot ahead of Helen Davey.

Men’s Section

Autumn Cup and Cann Salver — Sunday, September 15

THE Autumn Cup is a handicap strokeplay event with the Cann Salver being given to the player with the best gross score on the day.

With a stunning round of 74 playing off a handicap of 10 for a nett 64, Phil Pridham won both trophies!

Second in the Autumn Cup was Roger Kellow (78-13 = 65) while Tim Matthews (77-11 = 66) was third.

Seniors Section

North Devon and Cornwall League final at Launceston — Monday, September 17

SIXTY-FIVE golfers enjoyed an excellent day of golf at Launceston when the club hosted the final of the NDCL.

This was a great advert for Launceston’s course and to follow, there was the usual carvery at the clubhouse.

The league comprises of two divisions of five golf clubs each. Each club enters a team of seven players, and the five best scores from each club count for the result.

To decide the winning club at the end of the season, the top teams in each division play each other for the final. The two clubs competing for the title were Portmore (near Barnstaple) and Libbaton (near High Bickington). Portmore eventually won by two shots.

Home match v Torquay — Wednesday, September 19

Launceston 5

Torquay 3

THE Cornish side had lost 7-1 when they headed to Devon in April meaning they had to do the same in the return leg to pull off a draw.

However, the task was to prove too much, although Launceston did win 5-3, Torquay had won 8-6.

Bernie Werren won nearest the pin prize on the par three 15th hole, beating captain Rodney Duke.