The SGU have postponed all activity until June 7th due to Corona Virus. We will be reviewing this date and will take action based on Government guidance. At present no decision has been taken on the future of all Championships. We will make positive decisions with everyones health being the most important consideration and will make such decisions at the earliest oppertunity
Rewards consistent play throughout the season. The current holder of the Salver is; Andy Ferris Long Sutton G C
The 2020 Order of Merit will be decided over the below listed Championships with points being awarded for (Male) Somerset Golf Union Affiliated Members;
1st 50pts 2nd 40pts 3rd 30pts 4th 25pts 5th 20pts 6th 15pts 7th 10pts 8th 5pts
Entries and further information on-line at the home of each Championship, SGU County Championship enter via the SGU web-site
3rd May Burnham and Berrow Championship Course
SOMERSET COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP
17th May at Weston-Super-Mare GC
24th May at Enmore Park GC
28th June Weston-Super-Mare GC
CHAMPIONSHIP OF BATH
18th July Bath (Sham Castle) GC
9th August Clevedon GC
3rd September Burnham and Berrow Championship Course
27th September at Taunton and Pickeridge GC
The Sumara Salver/County Order of Merit Championship rewards consistant play throughout the season. The current holder of the Salver is Sam Fernley. of Burnham and Berrow Golf Club
The 2019 order of merit will be decided over the below listed Championships with point being awarded for the top 10 finishes (1st 50pts 2nd 40pts 3rd 35pts 4th 30pts 5th 25pts 6th 20pts 7th 15pts 8th 10pts 9th 5pts &10th 4pts)
SUG COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP 19.05.19-ENMORE STAG 26.05.19-CENTENERY TROPHY 30.06.19-CHAMPIONSHIP OF BATH 11.07.19--BURNHAM SALVER 01.09.19-WAR MEMORIAL 05.09.19-PEG SMITH 29.09.19.
After the first 4 events in this years Order of Merit Johnny Grace Saltford GC leads the way on 90pts having won the County Championship at The Mendip and finishing runner up in the Championship of Bath. In joint 2nd place on 70pts are Craig Adams Farrington Park runner up at Mendip, 4th at Bath & Andy Ferris Long Sutton, 3rd in the SGU Championship and 3rd at Bath. Last years winner Sam Fernley Burnham and Berrow remains in the hunt on 50pts having won the Centenery at Weston-Super-Mare.
The Burnham Saler on the 1st September was played in strong winds and saw Phil White lead the Somerset scoring as her finished in 2nd place overall. Phils 50 pts moved him up the table on a total of 60. Johnney Grace is joined at the top of the leaderboard by Sam Fernley on 90pts. Craig Anams and Andy Ferris and Joshua Freeman are also in contention on 70pts.
Burnham & Berrow War Memorial results are in and the Sumara Salver has a new leader with one event remaining in this years order of merit tournament. Joshua Freeman's 4th place finish and 100 Sumara points overall see's Joshua 5pts clear of Andy Ferris and 10pts clear of Johnny Grace and Sam Fernley. The Mermorial winner Olly Brimfield is in close contention on 75pts whilst Curtis Edwards and Craig Adams are still in touch on 70pts. All to play for at Taunton and Pickeridge 29th September in the Pegg Smith.
Andy Ferris from Long Sutton wins Pegg Smith and in doing so win the 2019 Sumara Salver from Johnny Grace of Saltford. Finishing on a combined points total of 145 gave Andy a 25 point winning margin over Johnny. In 3rd place on 110 points was Curtis Edwards and 4th Joshua Freeman 100 points. Sam Fernley winner in 2018 finished 5th on 90 points Andy was presented with the Salver at the Annual Dinner in November. Well done Andy, Johnny and all who competed in the 2019 Order of Merit.