The winning team, from left: Simon Brown, Jamie Freebairn, Patrick Hilliard and team captain Andy Witting with Tricky Barker.

GOLF: Andy Witting led his team to an emphatic victory in the Early Bird Texas Scramble at Middleton Hall Golf Club.

His teammates were Simon Brown, Jamie Freebairn and Patrick Hilliard and they scored 55.7 to grab victory in the annual competition.

The team received the trophy from Middleton Hall men’s vice-captain Tricky Barker.