Results of SCCC B level Southern Challenges 2015
B level GC Southern Challenge
|1. Keith Southern||Swanage||9 wins|
|2. Chris Heath||Guildford||8 wins|
|3. Ian Shore||High Wycombe||7 wins|
|4. Roger Goldring||Phyllis Court||7 wins|
|5. Roger Sutton||SCCC||6 wins|
|6. Reg Soffe||SCCC||6 wins|
|7. Stella Russell||SCCC||6 wins|
|8. Jane Collier||Colchester||5 wins|
|9. Paul Gunn||Wingrave||4 wins|
|10. Chris Rolph||SCCC||4 wins|
|11. Andrea Huxley||Guildford||2 wins|
|12. Jay Dyer||Dyfrn||2 wins|
The tournament was played in a block over 11 x 19 point games and was a qualifier for the National GC B level final later this year.
In spite of a blip towards the end Keith Southern held onto his lead eventually winning with 9 games.
Roger Sutton played well winning 6 of his 11 games & Reg Soffe is to be congratulated on a very impressive performance in his first B level event.
B Level AC Southern Challenge
|1. David Boyd||Rother Valley||5 wins|
|2. Daphne Gaitley||SCCC||4 wins|
|3. Phil Dunk||SCCC||3 wins|
|4. Philip Windred||Letchworth||3 wins|
|5. Mike Salisbury||Bristol||3 wins|
|6. Adrian Morris||Kenilworth||3 wins|
|7. David Gaitley||SCCC||3 wins|
|8. Andrew Webb||Pendle||3 wins|
|9. Roger Mills||Sidmouth||2 wins|
|10. Neil Coote||Reigate||2 wins|
|11. Sarah Melvin||Dyfren||2 wins|
|12. John Gosney||SCCC||1 wins|
|13. Ray Hall||SCCC||1 wins|
|14. David Cook||SCCC||1 wins|
The AC format had to be changed shortly before the event due to a cancellation & Mark Hamilton kindly offered to step down so that we had even numbers enabling a Swiss format tournament played over 5 x 3 hour games.
David Boyd of Rother Valley played strongly all weekend and won all his games. SCCC’s Daphne Gaitley played extremely well and won all her games except the one against David Boyd.