Pleasington Report & Results
2017 Pleasington Antlers 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 Pleasington Antlers at Pleasington Golf Club.
Home sweet home for Pleasington’s top trio
PLEASINGTON members homed in on the top three places in the Galvin Green Northern Order of Merit Antlers Trophy.
Top of the shots was Lancashire county stalwart Michael Hunt who opened with a pair of bogeys before racking up five birdies in the next seven holes on his way to a three-under-par 68.
He was round in 71 in the afternoon as Jonathan Hurst finished second, two off the pace after posting 71 and 70, with Aaron Watkinson claiming third spot with 72 and 71.
Fourth placed Ciaran Doherty, from Bury, matched his total and picked up 60 points in the merit race to move into third place, 195 adrift of Northenden’s Cameron Massey.
Hunt, meanwhile, last won the Antlers in 2008.
LEADING SCORES: 139 Michael Hunt (Pleasington) 68 71; 141 Jonathan Hurst (Pleasington) 71 70; 143 Aaron Watkinson (Pleasington) 72 71, Ciaran Doherty (Bury) 72 71; 144 Chris Carney (Morecambe) 71 73, Tom Dolan (Heswall) 71 73; 146 Michael Barrett (Davyhulme Park) 74 72, Sam Morrison (Leeds Golf Centre) 74 72, Ken Hudson (Blundells Hill) 73 73; 147 Owen Leigh (Pleasington) 75 72, Anthony Harwood (Blackburn) 72 75, Paul McFerran (Warrington) 72 75.
ORDER OF MERIT: 485pts Cameron Massey (Northenden); 330 Curtis Clarkin (Nelson); 310 Ciaran Doherty (Bury); 295 John Carroll (Huyton & Prescot), Daniel Creaney (Southport & Ainsdale), Tom Dolan (Heswall); 250 Michael Hunt (Pleasington), Tom Dolan (Heswall); 225 Jack Brooks (Didsbury); 210 James Holland (Southport & Ainsdale), Sean Towndrow (Southport & Ainsdale); 205 Calum Hey (Shipley); 190 Ian Kenwright (Haydock Park).