Ladies turn out for Open

St Medan Golf Club ladies held their presentation day on Saturday, September 21, with Audrey Simpson presenting the prizes.
St Medan Golf Club ladies held their presentation day on Saturday, September 21, with Audrey Simpson presenting the prizes.

Newton Stewart

The draw for Am–Am Draw on Saturday, October 4 is as follows.

7.21 Scottish Connections P Simpson

7.30 Home Hardware S Wilson

7.39 Pin High Peter Strain

7.48 Pros & Cons James Eskine

7.57 Conifers L Peter McCelland

8.06 Turnberry Tigers Iain Brown

8.15 Stranraer GC J Burns

8.24 AB & A Matthews Joe Baxter

8.33 John Brodie

8.42 Russ Hayden

8.51 Carsnestock Iain Morton

9.00 Alistair McColm

9.09 Royal Hotel

9.18 Turnberry Z John Broadfoot

9.27 Inglis Décor David Inglis

9.36 Hugh Parker

9.45 Cruikshank Peter Cruikshank

9.54 Turnberry Rangers Alan Forbes

10.03 Girvan GC R McMaster

10.12 Woodlands 1 Nat Taylor

10.21 Woodlands 3 Scott McPherson

10.30 Woodlands 2 Hugh Taylor

10.39 Scobie Do Billy Taylor

10.48 CD Boys A Dunlop

10.57 Russ Hayden

11.06 Portpatrick GC Ian Campbell

11.15 Turnberry C Douglas

11.24 Bryson Cars

11.33 Munro Raymond Munro

11.42 Turnberry Terriers J Andrew

11.51 Roger & Co P Roger

12.01 Imagination Tom Jolly

12.10 Monte Marco

12.19 Ian Petrie

12.28 Brian Magill

12.37 St Medan GC Michael Ambler

12.48 Peter Mckay

12.57 Ian McCreath

13.06 Dab Hand David McCreadie

13.15 Cops & Robbers A White

13.24 Central Bar David McClymont

13.33 J Fisher

13.42 L Cpt Mary Campbell

13.51 Eddie Richards

14.00 Richard Dobson

14.09 Greenmakers David Nelson

14.18 Turnberry John Douglas

14.27 Cheeky Chippers Cilla Strain

14.36 Joyce Maitland

Portpatrick Dunskey

The Sally Huntley Open Greensome Competition was played on Saturday, September 28, in glorious weather at Dunskey Golf Club.

The condition of the course was magnificent and all credit must go to Alan McWilliam and his staff. There wer 26 teams in the competition.

The winners received their prizes from Sally Huntley, who donated the trophy and gifts for the winning pair.

The ladies section ran a sales table for the first time at this event.

Lady members donated a wide selection of homemade produce and crafts. A total of £241.77 was raised for Marie Curie Cancer Care.

Lady captain Kath Donnelly thanked all the ladies who donated items for the sale and to everyone who made purchases.

Results were: 1. Mrs Beryl Niven & Mrs J Edmunds 84-15.4 68.6, 2. Mrs A McClymont & Mrs P Magill 84-15 69, 3. Mrs G Dewar & Mrs S Bell 87-17.4 69.6

Results of the JAL Brown Open Scratch OM on Sunday, September 29, were: 1. Kyle McClung 74+67 141, 2. Martin McNae 72+70 142, 3. Matthew McCulloch 74+70 174 BLR, 4. Kenny MacCaskill 72+72 174 BLR, 5. Duncan McNeill 71+73 174 BLR, 6. Michael Grunwell 73+72 = 145 BLR. HCap 1. Kevin O’Connor 72+67 139 BLR, 2. David Stitt 67+72 139.


On Saturday, September 28, at Kirkcudbright Golf Club, the annual Loch Arthur golf competition was held.

Tournament organiser Donald Shamash expressed his appreciation to Kirkcudbright Golf Club for the help from the club captain Bill Roff and members.

The greenstaff in particular were praised for their excellent preparation of the course.

Pamela Watson, the club junior convener, assisted with the presentation of prizes.

In first place were D Nicholls of Lochwinnoch Golf Club and I MacConchie of Kirkcudbright Golf Club, with a score of 46 Stableford points.

Mr Nicholls also praised the excellent condition of the course and the work and support of the new facilities now open to the public, at the Loch Arthur Community. He also commented that the party from Lochwinnoch would return to defend the trophy next year.

The competition raised £742 for Loch Arthur.