Arran Banner Golf – week 26

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Brodick Golf Club

Wednesday June 19, Summer Cup, 41 played, CSS 64. Douglas Robertson 79-19=60, Gordon Hendry 68-6=62, Benjamin Cook 82-18=64. Scratch, Ewan McKinnon 64.

Sunday June 23, Marchioness of Graham Trophy, Bogey Competition, 24 played, CSS 64. Sam Tattersfield 19, 4 up, John May 20, 3 up, Iain MacDonald 7, 2 up. Well done to the Brodick team on beating Lamlash in the first round of the Hope Cup.

Fixtures: Saturday June 29, Hope Cup finals day at Lochranza from 1pm. Sunday June 30, Sweep, 8.30am/1pm.

Corrie Golf Club

Wednesday June 19, Summer Cup. 1 G McKelvie 69-9=60 and scratch, 2 D Logan 72-11=61, 3 R I McMillan 78-17=61. Magic twos, Alistair McDonald which happened to be the ‘Magic one’.

Fixtures: Saturday June 29, AGU Hope Cup semi finals and final at Lochranza. Wednesday July 3, 18 Hole Sweep, ballot at 6pm.

Lamlash Golf Club

Ladies section: Thursday June 20, Stroke round three, CSS 66, PAR 65, six played. 1 Sheena Murchie 82-14=68, 2 Ruth Hardie 97-26=71. Scratch, Sheena 82.

Fixtures : Wednesday July 17, Ladies Open, 15 hole competition. Spaces available. See club website for details.

Shiskine Golf Club

Thursday June 20, Nancy McCutcheon Trophy. 1 Alice Anderson 26 points, 2 Ann May 22 points, 3 Fiona Scott 21 points.

Machrie Bay Golf Club

Fixtures: Tuesday July 2, Peter Sutton/Lady Mary and Duncan Sillers Cup, tee off 12.30pm/5.30pm. Thursday July 4, Ladies Open Tri Am.

Whiting Bay Golf Club

Wednesday June 19, The Ballantyne Cup, 19 played and the CSS stayed 63. After just missing out on the Seniors Open Championship, John Pennycott continued his fine run of form to win the Ballantyne Cup by one shot from Wolfi Kroner. 1 John Pennycott 14, 61, 2 Wolfi Kroner 17, 62, ACB, 3 Ronnie Mann 14, 62, 4 Kevin Jackson 10, 63. Nicol Auld’s 72 was the best gross score.

Saturday June 22, The AGA Hope Cup. Whiting Bay enjoyed a comfortable victory against Shiskine Golf Club at Lochranza and will now play the host club in next week’s semi final.

Sunday June 23, The Morton Quaich. Nineteen played on a glorious morning which got even hotter as the day went on. Refreshments in the sunshine were enjoyed at the outdoor tables behind the home green. Very entertaining, as was the tale of a past captain literally getting his knickers in a twist halfway through the back nine. But back to the golf. David Morrison shot a fine gross 70 to win by two shots from Kevin Jackson. 1 David Morrison 11, 59, 2 Kevin Jackson 10, 61, 3 Jamie Macpherson 5, 62, ACB and lowest gross, 4 John Pennycott 13, 62. CSS came down to 62. Macic twos, Laurence Blair, Wayne Dale and Jamie Macpherson, all at the 17th.

Fixtures: Saturday June 29, AGA Hope Cup at Lochranza, 1pm and 6pm. Sunday June 30, Medal, draws at 9am and 11am. Wednesday July 3, Summer Trophy.



Winner of the Nancy McCutcheon Trophy, Alice Anderson, with her friends from Shiskine Golf Club. No_B26golf01