Wilpshire Report & Results
2017 Wilpshire 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 Wilpshire Trophy at Wilpshire Golf Club.
Brice storms to course record
A course record and a hole in one featured in the Galvin Green Northern Order of Merit Wilpshire Trophy.
Ashton-under-Lyne’s Joe Brice set a new mark with a bogey-free seven-under-par 62 in the second round to add to his opening 69. And Warrington’s Paul McFerran aced the 160-yard fifth.
Meanwhile, Lancashire stalwart John Carroll retained second place in the rankings, the Huyton & Prescot man edging 20 points nearer to table-topping Cameron Massey, from Northenden, who is 190 ahead of him.
LEADING SCORES: 131 Joe Brice (Ashton-under-Lyne) 69 62; 137 Michael Hunt (Pleasington) 68 69; 139 Reece Cranfield (Wigan) 69 70; 140 Curtis Clarkin (Nelson) 68 72; 141 Paul McFerran (Warrington) 70 71; 142 Mark Ashworth (Clitheroe) 68 74; 143 Ben Gardo (Moor Allerton) 72 71, Mark Duncalf (Formby) 66 77; 144 Ken Hudson (Hart Common) 75 69, John Carroll (Huyton & Prescot) 74 70; 145 Ben Ewan (Wilpshire) 70 75; 146 Ben Lancstreth (Wilpshire) 76 70.
ORDER OF MERIT: 485pts Cameron Massey (Northenden); 295 John Carroll (Huyton & Prescot); 270 Curtis Clarkin (Nelson); 250 Tom Dolan (Heswall), Ciaran Doherty (Bury); 225 Jack Brooks (Didsbury); 210 James Holland (Southport & Ainsdale), Sean Towndrow (Southport & Ainsdale); 205 Calum Hey (Shipley); 190 Ian Kenwright (Haydock Park); 180 Joe Brice (Ashton-under-Lyne); 170 Steven Capper (Caldy); 145 Callum Blinkhorn (Southport & Ainsdale).