Results of SCCC B level Southern Challenges 2015

  1. 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.

  1. 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.