Rossendale Report & Results
2017 DE Ingham Memorial Trophy 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 DE Ingham Memorial Trophy at Rossendale Golf Club.
Ashworth on the mark again
MARK Ashworth won the Derek Ingham Trophy at Rossendale for the third time in six years which hoisted him into eighth place in the Galvin Green Northern Order of Merit.
The Clitheroe man posted rounds of 74 and 66 to edge two shots clear of Northenden’s Cameron Massey who reduced the difference between himself and leader Ciaran Doherty, from Bury, who finished third, to 65 points with four events remaining.
LEADING SCORES: 140 Mark Ashworth (Clitheroe) 74 66; 142 Cameron Massey (Northenden) 72 70; 143 Ciaran Doherty (Bury) 69 74; 147 Ashley Siddle (Rossendale) 75 72; 148 Tyler Smith (Mottram Hall) 75 73, Chris Nuttall (Accrington) 73 75, Graham Strachan (Bury) 73 75; 149 Ralph Postlethwaite (Clitheroe) 75 74; 151 Curtis Clarkin (Nelson) 76 75, James Cassell (Rossendale) 76 75; 154 Anthony Harwood (Blackburn) 74 80; 157 Simon Reynolds (Northenden) 79 78.
ORDER OF MERIT: 755pts Ciaran Doherty (Bury); 690 Cameron Massey (Northenden); 545 Tom Dolan (Heswall), Curtis Clarkin (Nelson); 430 John Carroll (Huyton & Prescot); 395 Chris Chilton (High Legh Park); 350 Jack Brooks (Didsbury); 345 Mark Ashworth (Clitheroe); 335 Ian Kenwright (Haydock Park); 330 Jon Beesley (Mere); 325 Daniel Creaney (Southport & Ainsdale); 270 Rhys Nevin Wharton (Sandiway).