Oxford Golf Club are staging an event this week to boost the campaign to save Oxford Stadium.
The future of the stadium at Cowley, which used to host speedway and greyhound racing, is under threat to be used as a site for housing.
The ‘Save Our Stadium’Golf Day, which will be held at the Southfield course on Thursday, has received backing from numerous local companies.
Every hole has been sponsored, as have several other sideshows including a hog roast.
The event’s main sponsors are Oxford & District Bulding Services. The first tee-off time for the individual and team competitions is noon.
SHAW GIBBS OXFORDSHIRE FOURSOMES LEAGUE
Shrivenham Park 3 (4pts), Badgemore Park 0 (0) (Shrivenham first): P Godding & G Gibbard bt S Shurman & D Haddock 1 hole; B Paines & D Rolls bt F Kassam & B Hayden 5 & 3; S Plumb & M Davis bt M Hawkins & S Pearson 7 & 5.
KO Cup 1st round
Rye Hill 2, Hadden Hill 1 (Rye Hill first): T Smithers & J Dunlevy lost to L Fuller & M Grootz 6 & 5; K Moggeridge & S Case bt M Partridge & D O’ Rorke 1 hole; B Pawley & J McFarlane bt P Chana & R Perry 3 & 2.
Men’s match: The Wychwood 3½, North Oxford 1½.
Senior men’s match: Burford 2½, North Oxford 3½.
Tower Trophy: 1 S Doyle 79-8= 71, 2 J Miles, C Wright & M Smith nett 72.
Men’s Medal No 3 – Div 1: C Wright 71-5= 66, 2= A Fowler & R Chivers nett 68. Div 2: 1 P King 85-16=69, M Phillington 87-17= 70.
Betty Marston Rose Bowl Stableford – Div 1: 1 H Pennick 37pts, 2 C Whittle 33, 3 J Tavinor 31. Div 2: 1 J Ryan 33, 2 S Dudding 30, 3 C Walsh 29. Rose Bowl: 1 H Pennick, 2 C Whittle (cb), 3 J Ryan.
Anniversary Trophy (men’s & ladies stableford): J Simpson (3) 41pts, 2 V Strode (22) 40, 3= K Braddick (14) & H Hamblin (16) 39.
Ted Roberts Cup (Men’s June medal) – Div 1: D Hewson 77-12=65, 2= M Hussey 79-11=68, G Lock 77-9=68, J Edwards 77-9=68 & C Harris 79-11=68. Div 2: 1 S Cuthbertson 82-13=69, 2= L Bodill 88-16=72, A Wheeler 86-14=72 & R Pinheiro 89-17=72. Overall winner: D Hewson.
Central Sevens League Div 2: West Berks 4, Bicester 3.
Seniors match: West Berks 6, Ogbourne Downs 0.
Midweek Stableford: 1 I Lewin 33 pts, 2 G Feltham 31, 3 I Haines 30.
Lambourne Trophy 2nd round: 1 M Drewitt 92-22=70, 2 G Feltham 80-8=72.
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