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Shiskine Golf Club
Sunday June 10, finals day at Shiskine with perfect golfing conditions. Duisky final, Robbie Crawford winner, Billy Paton runner-up. Ladies bronze final, winner Fiona Scott, runner-up Sally Brookes. Ladies final, Ann May winner at the 18th, only one shot in it. A very high standard of golf was witnessed by a great crowd, Mairi Pollock was the runner-up.
Gents final, Tom Mitchell was the winner and Colin Allison was the runner-up. Captain Gordon Wilson presented the prizes except for the John Glen (men’s championship trophy) which was presented to Tom by John’s son Ian Glen.
Lamlash Golf Club
Thursday June 21, Summer Cup, CSS 66, par 64. 1 Stuart Campbell 67-6=61, 2 Graeme Andrew 72-10=62, 3 Neil Young 72-5=67. Best scratch Stuart Campbell. Magic twos Stuart Campbell @16th and @17th, Graeme Andrew @16th, Neil Young @16th. Accumulator hole 4 drawn, roll over still in operation.
Sunday June 24, Medal Shield, CSS 67. 1 Lee Dutton 87-22=65, 2 Ian Bremner 76-7=69 BIH, 3 Drew Wales 78-9=69. Best scratch Ian Bremner 76. Magic twos Andy Smith @16th. Accumulator hole 14 drawn, roll over still in operation.
Fixtures: Sunday July 1, Hamilton Bowl, bogey. 8.30am, 9.30am, 12.30pm and 5pm starts. Thursday July 5, Summer Cup and Tom Graham Trophy.
Ladies Section: Wednesday June 13, Stroke Three, two played, CSS 64, par 65. 1 Kate McAdam 81-16=65, 2 Sheena Murchie 86-15=71. Scratch Kate 81.
Wednesday June 20, Medal Four, seven played, CSS 66, par 65. 1 Ellie Jones 84-18=66, 2 Kate McAdam 84-16=68. Scratch, Ellie 84. Magic twos Sheena Murchie.
Brodick Golf Club
Wednesday June 20, Summer Cup, 34 played, CSS 65. 1 Stuart Galloway 76-18=58, 2 David Hendry 74-13=61, 3 Greg McCrae 69-5=64. Scratch Greg McCrae 69.
Sunday June 24, Marchioness of Graham Trophy, bogey competition, 16 played, CSS 63. 1 Ian McDermid 17, three up ACB, 2 Bob McCrae 9, three up, 3 Nicol Hume 14, two up. Congratulations to our Hope Cup team on their first round win over Lamlash.
Fixture: Sunday July 1, Sweep, 8.30am and 12noon.
Whiting Bay Golf Club
Wednesday June 20, The Ballantyne Cup, 15 played, CSS 63. 1 Alan Kay 19, 60, 2 Ryan Armstrong 9, 62 ACB and lowest gross, 3 Douglas Auld 21, 62, 4 John Dick 14, 66. Magic twos Andrew Martin @4th.
Sunday June 24, The Morton Quaich. Another glorious Sunday morning – we never said that last year – for the nine who competed in The Morton Quaich. The greens remained tricky but that did not stop John Pennycott who stormed in to win by four shots from his nearest challenger. 1 John Pennycott 14, 61 and lowest gross, 2 David Brookens 12, 65, 3 Wolfi Kroner 14, 67, 4 Douglas Auld 21, 69. CSS stayed at 63.
Fixtures: Saturday June 30, AGA Hope Cup at Machrie Bay GC 1pm and 6pm. Sunday July 1, Medal. Wednesday July 8, Whiting Bay Improvements Trophy (Open, Stableford).
Machrie Bay Golf Club
Tuesday June 26, Lady Mary competition. 1 Aileen Latona 89-23=66, 2 Jenni Turnbull 86-17=68, 3 Elizabeth Kelso 95-21=74. CSS 65. Peter Sutton competition. 1 Phil Betley 74-11= 63, 2 John Pennycot 77-13= 64, 3 Ross Traill 86-17=69 BIH. CSS 63 .
Fixtures: Tuesday July 3, Peter Sutton/Lady Mary, tee off 12.30pm and 5.30pm. Thursday July 5, Ladies Open.
Arran Golfers Association
Saturday June 23, Hope Cup first round at Machrie Bay Golf Club. First game out was Whiting Bay v Shiskine with Shiskine winning, second game was Brodick v Lamlash where Lamlash won the match, last game was Lochranza v Corrie which Lochranza won.
Saturday June 30, Hope Cup final and semi-final at Machrie Bay, semi-final tee off at 1pm. Machrie Bay v Whiting Bay and Brodick v Lochranza.