Lyme Regis November medal joy for Gareth Williams

PUBLISHED: 11:20 14 November 2017 | UPDATED: 11:20 14 November 2017

A golfing picture

A golfing picture


There was a symmetry to the results of the Lyme Regis men’s November medal as both captain and vice captain won their respective divisions with the same score of nett 69, writes Richard Jackman.

In Division One, vice captain Gareth Williams steadily accumulated his score with some excellent, solid golf, securing safe pars to achieve the top spot.

In second place, with nett 70, Keith Gibson had three good birdies, while in third place Geoff Moss had 18 consistent holes in his nett 72.

Club captain Lee Caddy was also in a strong groove as his nett 69 was achieved by mature sensible golf, to lead the division by three clear shots from Graham Pickard, 72, and Terry Peadon, 72, third on countback as both could not maintain the inertia of their well-grafted front nines.

The seniors’ November stableford saw some brilliant scores in Division One, none better than an in-form John Coley, with the best score of the day, 41 points, which included six, three-point holes.

Les Bounds and Peter Cogan finished second and third, both on an exceptional 40 points with Bounds having a 22 point back nine.

Division Two also saw some close scores as Bernie Styles, although starting modestly, got himself into gear to win with 37 points from second-placed Ken Lavery, who needed a close countback to push Geoff Clough into third place, both with 36 points. The ladies’ yellow ball competition saw two exceptional scores for first and second place, as both scored 106 points.

The winners were Cyndy Mudford, Kim Beauchamp and Amy Mudford while Jean Jolley, Kate Smith, and Di Harris had to settle for second on countback.

Third on 97 were Judith Williams, Judith Page and Susan Moore.


Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other East Devon 24 visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by East Devon 24 staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique East Devon 24 account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Other Sport Stories

Yesterday, 19:43

Axminster ladies enjoyed an excellent win in their friendly match at Budleigh, writes David Harris.

Read more
Yesterday, 19:42

Millwey Rise Reserves were edged out by the odd goal in five when they hosted Culm United Reserves in a Macron League Division Eight match, writes Dick Sturch.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:22

Honiton Town’s three senior sides had mixed fortunes as the first team and reserve’s suffered defeats in their respective league outings, but the third team secured an impressive success to remain in the thick of the Macron League Division Eight promotion race.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:20

Honiton ladies held their annual Coffee Morning and Christmas Fayre on their golf day, writes Ann Desmoulins.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:03

Chard colts were edged out 14-13 when they entertained Frampton Cotterell in a Somerset Under-18 League meeting.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:51

Sidmouth Town Reserves continue to be one of just two sides to be unbeaten away from home in this season’s Macron League Division One campaign – then other side is Colyton – after a 3-1 win at Alphington Reserves.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:33

Millwey Rise came from behind to bank three more Macron League Division Five points thanks to a 5-3 win at Culm United, writes Dick Sturch.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:15

Budleigh Salterton Reserves were 5-2 winners when they entertained Tedburn St Mary in a Macron League Division Three game, writes SpursTom.

Read more
Saturday, November 18, 2017

Taking pride of place is the first team after they defeated Teignmouth 2-1 at Manstone Lane.

Read more
Saturday, November 18, 2017

The Axe Cliff ladies exacted sweet revenge for their recent heavy defeat to the seniors in the prestigious Tic Toc Trophy when they lifted the Courtesy Cup against the same opposition, writes Pete Motson.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunshine and Showers

Sunshine and Showers

max temp: 11°C

min temp: 10°C

Place a family notice

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

Devon's trusted business finder

FFind planning applications