Grange Park Rose Bowl Report & Results
2017 Grange Park Report & Results
The Northern Order of Merit is a series of scratch open golf competitions held at courses throughout the North of England.
Below are the results from the Grange Park Rose Bowl at Grange Park Golf Club.
Roses all the way for Doherty
BURY’S Ciaran Doherty, who lifted the Galvin Green Northern Order of Merit in 2014, hoisted himself into contention again when he won the Grange Park Rose Bowl by four shots.
It was the Lancashire County player’s second success of the season following his victory in the Henriques Trophy at Hesketh in May.
He posted rounds of 71 and 72, one-under-par all told, to move into second place in the merit race, 100 points adrift of leader Cameron Massey, from Northenden.
LEADING SCORES: 143 Ciaran Doherty (Bury) 72 71; 147 Graeme Booth (Prestatyn) 77 70; 148 Joe Banks (West Lancs) 75 73, Declan Illingsworth (Formby) 74 74; 150 Alex Illidge (Grange Park) 75 75; 151 Cameron Massey (Northenden) 77 74; 152 Stephen McIver (Grange Park) 73 79; 253 Shaun Kerr (Grange Park) 79 74, Curtis Clarkin (Nelson) 76 77; 154 Richard Fitzgerald (Bromborough) 81 73, Ste Mayer (Runcorn) 79 75; 155 Mark Kimpton (Bromborough) 82 73.
ORDER OF MERIT: 560 pts Cameron Massey (Northenden); 460 Ciaran Doherty (Bury); 355 Curtis Clarkin (Nelson); 354 Chris Chilton (High Legh Park); 305 Ian Kenwright (Haydock Park); 295 John Carroll (Huyton & Prescot), Daniel Creaney (Southport & Ainsdale), Tom Dolan (Heswall); 275 Jack Brooks (Didsbury); 270 Rhys Nevin-Wharton (Sandiway) 250 Michael Hunt (Pleasington); 210 James Holland (Southport & Ainsdale).