East Devon Juniors bag the runners-up berth in the East Devon Junior League

PUBLISHED: 17:36 12 September 2012

The East Devon Juniors who finshed as runners-up in the East Devon Youth League

The East Devon Juniors who finshed as runners-up in the East Devon Youth League

Archant

The finals day of the East Devon Junior League was held on the final Thursday of August at Honiton writes Paul Willoughby

The six members representing East Devon for the semi-final were Lewis White (4), Ben French (11), Emily Morey (11), Maddie Stone (12) David Priestner (14) and James Underwood (23) – all young golfers with a future.

The semi-finals were scheduled to take place between Tiverton and East Devon, and between Fingle Glen and Padbrook Park. Unfortunately, Padbrook were unable to field a team so Fingle Glen got a walk over through to the final.

Tiverton, who had won all their league matches, drew with East Devon, three-3. Maddie Stone holed a brilliant putt on the 18th hole which secured the draw.

Lewis White and Tiverton’s Harry Konig, one of Tiverton’s lower handicappers competed in the play off in a nail biting match which went to the 20th hole when the match was won by Lewis.

Sadly, East Devon lost to Fingle Glen in the afternoon by four matches to one with two halved.

Notwithstanding the loss the East Devon team are a force to be reckoned with and should be congratulated on getting to the final.

Special thanks to those who played in the qualifying matches, Cubby Tinsley, Jack Sharland, Max Weeks, Grace Jackson, Eddie Jackson, Heidi Jones and Charlotte Husband. Well done to Team ED.

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

13:26

Exmouth Tigers lifted the Devon Football Association Disability League Cup after a tense final against Special Olympics Plymouth, winning the match 3-1.

Read more
10:38

It’s a busy start of season at Exe, writes Rex Frost.

Read more
10:33

Withycombe Under-14s powered to a 62-5 success when they visited Helston during their two-match weekend Cornish tour.

Read more
10:31

Sunday’s London Marathon had its biggest ever field with over 40,000 runners taking part in the 37th edition of this increasingly popular race, writes Cathy Newman.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:47

Eventing legend Mary King MBE and her daughter Emily officially opened Bicton Arena’s new all-weather arena at a special ceremony that took place during the arenas international horse trails at the weekend which saw more than 700 horse and rider combinations in action, writes Lucy Johnson.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:45

Brixington Blues Under-10s were 3-1 winners when they met Sidmouth in an Exeter and District Youth League encounter.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:36

Point-to-Point racehorse enthusiast will be treated to another bumper weekend of racing this coming weekend, where the Axe Vale host their meeting on Sunday (April 30), followed by the Stevenstone staging their meeting on Bank Holiday Monday (May 1), writes Donna Harris.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:52

At last members at the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club (DSGC) have been able to enjoy decent soaring weather, writes Jill Harman.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:36

Exmouth Netball club Under 12s completed their East Devon and District Youth netball league season in style on Saturday at the Cranbrook Education Campus, with two wins.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:36

David Doel headed the CIC2* at Bicton Arena International horse Trials riding Gillian Jonas’ Shannondale Quest adding four showjumping penalties to his dressage score of 43.4, writes Lucy Johnson.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 10°C

min temp: 1°C

Most Read Sport

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder


HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Find planning applications