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Jubilee joy for Kidderminster
5:00pm Friday 26th October 2012 in Sport
KIDDERMINSTER retained the Jubilee Trophy after seeing off Stourbridge in the annual tournament.
The Wyre Forest club occupied the first five places to make sure the silverware did not go back to the Black Country for the eighth year running.
First place went to John Gatehouse and Mark Smith with a nett score of 132 played over two days, followed by Paul Upton and Craig Richardson (132) in second and Martin Ward and Peter Goode (144) in third.
The Kidderminster Ladies Open AM-AM winners were Jane Freeman, Sue Hunt, Janice Kerr and Anna Rock with 75 points.
The Scott Shield (Ladies v Gents) was retained by the men with result of 5-3.
Meanwhile, Cleobury Mortimer’s ever popular double roll-up was won by rookie Jack Severn.
Tom Pain, Andrew Thomas, Gerry Redmond and Gordon Moriaty posted some commanding scores but just missed out on the prizes.
Bryan Colley shot 39 points to grab third, Tom Wright continued his fantastic form with 40 to see his handicap cut to 0.9, this score was also good enough to give him second place.
The weekend belonged to Severn who shot a career best gross 80 to give him 44 points.
Severn, who has been selected for Worcestershire, made the most of the Saturday sunshine with a storming back nine score of 24 points to blow the field away.
Final standings: 1 Jack Severn 44 points (Ashworth top, Galvin Green hat and balls £75); 2 Tom Wright 40 (Galvin Green belt £50); 3 Bryan Colley 39 (CMGC logo top £35).
- Bewdley Pines results — Joan Baker Trophy: 1 Val Cox 38 points; 2 Jeannie Jackson 34; 3 Lesley Barrett 33.
The Margaret Taylor Trophy: 1 Alison Garth 79-11-68; 2 Gill Chilton 85-14-71; 3 Jo Crow 94-22-72.
The Ladies Tuesday October Stableford: 1 Margaret Taylor 39 points (CB); 2 Jeannie Jackson 39; 3 Chris Martin 32.
The Seniors and Ladies Waltz: 1 Fran Taylor, Carol Hobday, Reg Handy, Roger Porter 94 points; 2 Mary Cheadle, Colleen Massey, Denis Rowley and Dave Drew 91; 3 Barbara Weston, Marilyn Morris, Mike Brewer, Fred Taylor 88.