Big turnout for Gazette Open

Galloway Gazette Texas Scramble, presenting the trophy to the winning team, Martin Laing editor of the Galloway Gazette. Winners, John Brodie jnr, Jonathon McQuacker, Willie Marshal & David Brodie, also pictured, Club Captain Peter Strain, John Smith & Neil Whyte
Galloway Gazette Texas Scramble, presenting the trophy to the winning team, Martin Laing editor of the Galloway Gazette. Winners, John Brodie jnr, Jonathon McQuacker, Willie Marshal & David Brodie, also pictured, Club Captain Peter Strain, John Smith & Neil Whyte

Newton Stewart

There was an excellent turnout of teams for the annual Galloway Gazette Texas Scramble Open at Newton Stewart Golf Club on Sunday, April 28.

The results were as follows.

1. J McQuaker, J Brodie Jnr, D Brodie, W Marshall (59 – 3.4 = 55.6).

2. K Nicholson, J Smith, D McGinn, N Whyte (61 – 3.2 = 57.8).

3. F Simpson, M Potter, G Cannon, J Colquhoun (62 – 4.1 = 57.9).

4. G Coulter, G Waterhouse, A Coulter, M Cowie (61 – 2.9 = 58.1).

Wigtown and Bladnoch

The draw for Wigtown Motors competition on Sunday, May 5, is as follows.

8.00 R Herries, D Brodie, M Robinson.

8.30 J Smith, D McGinn.

9.00 C Fiskin, T Bark.

9.45 A Strain (NS), D Mitchell (NS).

10.00 K Nicholson, A MacDonald.

10.30 R McHarg, S Whannel (NS), B Whannel (NS).

11.00 W Neil, J Edmunds.

12.30 D Drysdale, S Cumming.

12.45 E Marshall, B Cluckie.

13.00 N Cluckie, T Simpson, R Smith.

Late entries to 01988 403255 or 01988 403354.

St Medan’s

The winners of St Medan’s Lagganharrie mixed foursomes were. 1. K McWilliam and G Coulter, 2. J Duncan and B McKeand, 3. A and R Graham. The scratch prize was won by L Maiden and F Pomfret.

MORROCH CUP DRAW - Dunskey

The draw for the Morroch Cup on Monday, May 6, is as follows.

15.00 D Hannah (Dunskey) 16 M Duncan (St Medan) 16

15.07 C Meldrum (Stranraer) 5 G Robson (County) 7

15.14 K Wright (Stranraer) 5 P Magill (Newton Stewart) 9

15.21 E Leggat (Stranraer) 6 K McWilliam (County) 11

15.28 F McCall (County) 12 D Gunby (Wigtown) 12

15.35 S Huntley (County) 13 A Wilson (Dunskey) 13

15.42 C Strain (Wigtown) 13 M Morton (St Medan) 13

15.49 H Fox (Newton Stewart) 13 C Cannon (Wigtown) 14

15.56 K Ambler (St Medan) 15 J Cameron (Stranraer) 15

16.03 E McLellan (St Medan) 16 S Milven (Wigtown) 17

16.10 M Hall (Dunskey) 18 A Cloy (Newton Stewart) 20

16.17 E Gerrard (Dunskey) 20 P Cathraw (Newton Stewart) 25

Kirkcudbright

The results of Robertson Cup competition played on April 23 were as follows.

Overall winnner, Gladys kelly 90 (17) 73; Silver: 1. Amanda Houston 90 (15) 75, 2. (and lowest gross score) Pamela Watson 87 (10) 77, 3. Margaret Locke 88 (10) 78; Bronze: 1. Shona Wallace 103 (29) 74 (BIH), 2. Gillian Rowlinson 103 (29) 74, 3. Margaret McGarrie 103 (28) 75.