Golf news in the county 1
Mark Rashley, Tim Coleman and Kevin Turner combined with in-form Elliott West to record a convincing victory in the Mixed Texas Scramble at Wellingborough.
The quartet carded a medal score of net 58 to finish well clear of runners-up Tiger Adams, Richard Brown, Adam Sherlock and Steven Hammond (60.7).
Gina Collier’s 36 points were the leading score in the February Stableford at Overstone Park as she finished three ahead of Lucy Martin in the ladies category.
The men’s competition, which was played off the white tees, went to Jack Binch (34) on countback from Richard Collier.
Forty three points was a magnificent winning score in the Seniors Qualifying Stableford at Rushden as John Costigan finished three ahead of Anthony Barnett, with Keith Wilcox a further point off the pace.
Andrew Wright took the honours in the January Mixed Stableford by two points from Chris Randall (35).
Anthony Cornwell and Daniel Lowe needed countback to get the better of Tommy Sheridan and Thomas Smith in the second week of the Priors Hall Winter League Doubles after both pairings came in with the leading 11-hole score of 29 points.
Mid-handicapper Paul Ross completed the four short holes at Stoke Albany in gross level par on his way to winning the January Stableford by three points from Andy Fotheringham.