Heaton duo’s super show

HANGING Heaton duo Scott Minto and Paul Ratcliffe produced a stunning performance to win the Halifax, Huddersfield & District Union’s Fourball Competition at Halifax Golf Club on Sunday.

The pair posted a score of 61 in an event sponsored by Kelcol Bedding Company which attracted 71 pairs. That game them a three shot victory over West End’s Charles Burke and Craig Forsythe.

LEADING SCORES: 1, Scott Minto (5) & P Ratcliffe (7) Hanging Heaton 61; 2, Charles Burke (8) & Craig Forsyth (11 ) West End (Halifax) 64; 3 M Broadbent ( 2 ) & C Dyson ( 1 ) Woodsome Hall 65; 4, Mark Orme (5) & Danny Lyness (5) Saddleworth 65; 5, S Hughes (8) & B Whitham (7) Todmorden 65; 6, Paul Clewley (14) & Gerard Martin (13) Halifax 65; 7, Darren Davison (4) & Chris Spencer (6) Halifax 65; 8, Tom Holmes (5) & Nathan Scott (3) Crow Nest Park 66; 9, Matthew Colcombe (1) & Adam Colcombe (5) Longley Park 66; 10, Jonathan Heyes (6) & Nick Wilson (5) Huddersfield 66.

11, Dave Pullen (4) & Gary Simpson (5) Saddleworth 67; 12 Chris Sweeney (9) & Steve Wood (12 ) Willow Valley 67; 13, Dave Stafford (1) & Rod Hunt (11 ) Todmorden 68; 14, R Wilby (5) & M Taylor (18 ) Elland 68; 15, Ethan Shaw (1) & Dean Whitwam (6) & Marsden 68; 16, M Saxon (13) & M Murray (2) Todmorden 68; 17, J Scargill (17) & John Allott (4) Hanging Heaton 68; 18, Steven King (15) & Harry Westworth (16 ) Willow Valley 68; 19, Richard Badrock (13) & Peter Thompson (15 ) Castlefields 69; 20, Simon Bottomley (10) & Alex Bottomley (14 ) Castlefields 69; 21 S Martin (1) & L Tomlinson (8) West End (Halifax) 69; 22, J Hirst (3) & I Lawson (4) Woodsome Hall 69.