Somerset Golf Union 2021 Sumara Salver (36 Hole Order of Merit Championship)
Rewards consistent play throughout the season. The current holder of the Salver is; Andy Ferris
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
(Please note and due to fixture congestion the County Championship and the Enmore Stag are both due to be played on the 23rd of May. An unavoidable clash but a great pity indeed. The Club and County are working together on a solution and will reschedule if possible to avoid disappointment if . At present both Championships will run simultaneously with Sumara Points counting at each event)
COUNTING 36 HOLE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021
2nd May Burnham and Berrow Championship Course
SOMERSET COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP
23rd May at Weston-Super-Mare GC
23rd May at Enmore Park GC
Date TBC Weston-Super-Mare GC
CHAMPIONSHIP OF BATH
17th July Bath (Sham Castle) GC
15th August Clevedon GC
2nd September Burnham and Berrow Championship Course
Date TBC at Taunton and Pickeridge GC
Not played 2020
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.