Arran Banner Golf – week 41, 2021

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Whiting Bay Golf Club

Wednesday September 29, Yellow Tees Stableford. A total of 12 played in a gentle Stableford from the yellow tees on the last golfing day of the summer season.

Jamie Macpherson continued where he left off on Sunday and stormed home with a fine 40 points in a round containing 11 threes and only one 5. 1 Jamie Macpherson 3, 40pts; 2 Neil Lucas 14, 38 acb; 3 Tom Paterson 0, 38. Magic twos: Stan Rainey @2nd and Gus MacLeod @15th.


Sunday October 3, The Hamilton Salver. A total of 15 played and enjoyed a fine morning’s golf with weather that never quite matched the forecasters’ dire predictions. Scoring was reasonable but Neil ‘Sonic’ Lucas left the field in his wake with a net 58 to win by seven shots from his nearest rival. It was a supersonic performance. 1 Neil Lucas 14, 58; 2 Tom Paterson 0; 64 and lowest gross; 3 Duncan Heenan 12, 65. Magic twos: Tom Paterson @13th.

Fixtures: Sunday October 10, Winter Cup round one. Draw for partners at 10am.

Machrie Bay Golf Club

Tuesday September 28, medal. 1 Alex Morrison-Cowan 63; 2 Willie McNally 65; 3 Campbell Laing 66.


Saturday October 2, Lochranza Hotel Cup. 1 Alex Morrison-Cowan 33pts; 2 Brian Sherwood 27pts.

Fixtures: Tuesday October 12, Winter Cup, tee off noon. Saturday October 16, Eddie Rankin Memorial Trophy, Machrie Bay v Corrie, to be played at Machrie. Shotgun start at 1pm.

Lamlash Golf Club

Thursday September 30, Summer Cup. 1 Derek Harrison 80-18=62; 2 Andy Smith 84-20=64; 3 Neil Young 69-4=65. Best scratch, Neil Young 69. Overall winner of the Summer Cup, Dylan Smith with a total of 239. Runner up was Jack McNally with a total of  247. Magic twos: Neil Young @5th; Iain Murchie @16th. Hole 12 drawn, rollover.

Thursday September 30, Summer Eclectic. Winner, Iain Murchie 46, runner up, Ian Bremner 48 BIH over Dougie Macfarlane and Paul Jameson.

Corrie Golf Club

Saturday October 2, 18 Hole Medal. 1 W Paton 65-8=57 and scratch; 2 A Napier 74-12=62, 3 Logan 78-11=67.

Monday October 4, Monday Cup: 1 A Smith 69-15=54 and scratch; 2 R McLean 72-12=62 BIH; 3 J McGovern 72-13=62.

Fixtures: Saturday October 9, 18 Hole Medal. Monday October 11, Monday Cup, 12.30pm shotgun start. Members are reminded that the Eddie Rankin Memorial Trophy will take place at Machrie Golf Club on Saturday October 16. Tee off 2pm.

Shiskine Golf Club
Thursday September 30, Ladies 12 Hole Medal. 1 Pat Adamson 58-15=43; 2 Jerry Arthur 65-21=44. Scratch, Ann May 53.

Overall winner of the Summer Cup at Lamlash Golf Club was Dylan Smith.  No_B41Mgolf01