Kev is County’s Gavels winner on his birthday

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Kev Moxham enjoyed his birthday in winning style at Rutland County Golf Club.

The club captain won The Gavels alongside Pete Dawson with a betterball score of 42 points.

Andy Lawrence and Suzanne Huxley scored 39 to claim second spot on countback, just ahead of Eric Cooper and Jo Shepherd.

l Rutland County’s A team beat the previously unbeaten Kilworth Springs in the Scratch League 4½-3½.

Meanwhile County’s B team drew 3-3 at home with a strong Ramsay side.

Results: Deggie Palmer and Rhys Evans won 2&1; Pete Siciliano and Nathan Harper won 5&4; Jordan Paylor and Chris Palmer won 2 up; Martyn Gatehouse and Josh Paylor lost 5&4; Ollie Huxley and Chris Bower lost 2&1; Eric Cooper and John Spinlove lost 6&5.

Bridget Yardley and Jenny Cobb defeated Anne Milsom and Ann Shuttleworth on the last hole in the Ladies Doubles Knockout competition.

Heather Knapp and Jo Shepherd beat Suzanne and Imogen Huxley on the first extra hole.

Rutland County Seniors lost narrowly to Elton Furze 4½-3½.

Results: Ron Jenkins and Terry Loomes lost 1 down; Ian Barron and Alan Garner won 6&5; David Whitehead and John Chatburn halved; Tony Whiting and Keith Barratt won 2&1; Les Dickinson & Jerry Jolly lost 2&1; Rob Elliott & Vic Pheasant lost 2&1; Arthur Dethick & Dick Wray lost 1 down; Andrew Moore and Richard Simmons won 3&2.

Kenny Windsor won division one of the Seniors’ Medal with 41 points. Michael Pell won division two with 39 points.