Barham well off the pace in Majorca
TENTERDEN professional Benn Barham finished joint-54th in the Iberdrola Open Cala Millor in Majorca at the weekend.
Barham, who can only make a limited number of appearances on the full European Tour this season after failing to retain his playing card in 2009, recorded an 11-overpar total of 291, 17 shots behind the winner, Peter Hanson of Sweden.
TOWERS SCHOOL pupil George Woollaston won the handicap section at the Kent Schools Golf Championship held at Bearsted.
Woolaston carded a gross score of 75, net 69. Mark Collins from Homewood School, Tenterden, had the best scratch score, of 70.
ASHFORD veterans’ monthly Stableford competition was won by Eddie McDonnell with 39 points. Mike Martin was runner-up with 38 pts, while Alan Joynson was third a point behind. Ken Feakins, Roy Burt and Brian Ambrose were fourth equal with 36 points.
Sene Valley GC were beaten 3.51.5 by North Foreland in Division 1 of the East Kent Golf League.