Woodbury Park win for Hendriksen

12:21 11 September 2012

Woodbury Park owner Sue Hawkins congratulates Woodbury tournament winner Jon Bevan (left) and order of merit champion Matt Dearden

Woodbury Park owner Sue Hawkins congratulates Woodbury tournament winner Jon Bevan (left) and order of merit champion Matt Dearden

Archant

Dinnaton golf manager and professional Paul Hendriksen clinched a place in the PGA Play Offs in Turkey in December after holding on to his third place in the Race to Woodbury Park order of merit.

However, it was a close call as Jon Bevan (Wessex Golf Centre, Weymouth) closed to within 12 points in fourth place after taking the Woodbury title by two shots for his second order of merit win this season.

Dorset’s Lee Thompson (Dudsbury) was second behind Welshman Matt Dearden (The Vale Hotel). The trio represent the West in the Titleist PGA Play Offs to be held over the PGA Sultan course at Antalya in Turkey from December 10-13.

The leading players can expect to get starts in the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth and feature in other European Tour and Challenge Tour events next season.

The Race to Woodbury Park order of merit event devised by Woodbury-based West Region PGA secretary Glenn Ross and supported by Woodbury owners Robin and Sue Hawkins brought together the best players in Wales and the West.

Mrs Hawkins, who made the presentations, said: “It was another wonderful tournament with some outstanding golf played in superb weather. We were delighted with the low scoring and the kind comments from the players about the course and all our facilities.”Leading final scores: 1st,135, Jon Bevan (Wessex Golf Centre), 64, 71, £2,000; 2nd, 137, Stuart Little (Minchinhampton), 71, 66, £1,042; 3rd, Sion Bebb (Vale Hotel), 70, 67, £1,042.

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

Yesterday, 08:36

Exmouth host Redruth in a National Two (S) meeting at the Imperial Ground on Saturday (2.30pm).

Read more
Yesterday, 08:34

Budleigh Salterton have been left without a game this Saturday (October 1).

Read more
Yesterday, 08:31

Exmouth Town recorded a second big cup win in the space of five days when they followed up the FA Vase success over Witheridge with an even more impressive 2-1 win over Plymouth Argyle Reserves in the St Lukes Bowl, writes John Dibsdall.

Read more
Thu, 11:23

Exmouth Spartans were deserved 4-1 winners when they travelled to Exeter to meet K and M Polonia in a Macron League Division Seven match.

Read more
Thu, 10:34

Withycombe Under-13s were 14-0 winners when they visited Paignton for the first meeting between the two sides for some time.

Read more
Thu, 10:33

Withycombe suffered a second defeat in three Tribute Cornwall and Devon outings when beaten 19-14 at Plymstock Albion.

Read more
Thu, 10:33

East Budleigh Reserves bagged their first win of the season when they defeated neighbours Exmouth Amateurs by the odd goal in three, writes Mark Auton.

Read more
Thu, 10:33

East Budleigh suffered a narrow 2-1 loss when they entertained University IV at Vicarage Road, writes Mark Auton.

Read more
Thu, 10:33

Withycombe RFC are busy preparing for a big day next Sunday when they hope to introduce girl’s rugby to a wider audience.

Read more
Thu, 10:31

The seniors played a Greensome Stableford at East Devon, writes Paul Willoughby.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 15°C

min temp: 8°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

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder


HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Find planning applications