Monday, 27 July 2009

Starting arrangements for Texas Scramble on 10th August

To view an updated draw for the Texas Scramble which also shows the hole at which you will be teeing off please click on the link below. Remember you are to be ready to play by 8.45am.
Centenary Texas Scramble starting arrangements

Civic Reception on 24 September

There are still a few places remaining for the Civic Reception in the Council Offices, Hamilton on 24 September. If you wish to attend you must give me your name by Friday 31st July.

Draw for Tri Am

To view the draw for the Tri Am at Cambuslang on Friday 7th August please click on the link below. As this is a fund raising event please remember to bring a raffle prize.
  • times for Tri Am
  • Saturday, 25 July 2009

    GB & I win final day's play but Continent of Europe retain Vagliano Trophy

    Pamela, Kylie, Sally Watson-click to enlarge
    GB&I won today's matches 61/2 - 5 1/2 but the Continent of Europe started the last day with a 7 1/2-4 1/2 advantage from winning the first day foursomes 2 1/2-1 1/2 and opening singles 5-3.This morning on another thunderstorm-hit day, the Continent of Europe repeated that 2 1/2-1 1/2 foursomes victory to start the final eight singles with a 10-6 advantage.

    GB &I won the afternoon singles 5-3 but that meant the Continent Of Europe won the trophy 13-11.

    Pamela Pretswell won 1 1/2 points out of a possible 3. She lost her foursomes match yesterday but today, along with Kylie Walker, she halved her foursomes match and won her singles against Lucie Andre of France by 4&3.

    For full report see Kirkwood Golf.

    Wednesday, 22 July 2009

    County Open Meeting

    The closing date for entries to the County Open Meeting at Dullater on 18th August has been extended to 3rd August. Times are available between 12.00 and 3.00pm . You can enter on your own or with one or two others.

  • Conty Golf Entry Form-click to view
  • Monday, 20 July 2009

    July Spoon Results

    The results of the Spoon competition played over Lenzie today were as Follows;
    SS: 73, CSS 75
    Silver: Emma Caddow ( Colville Park) 81 (10) 71
    Lesley Lloyd ( Hayston) 73 (1) 72
    Anne Lloyd ( Hayston) 86 (12) 74
    Scratch: Lesley Lloyd 73 ( which equalled the Course Record )

    Bronze: Lesley Glicksten (Strathaven) 97 (23) 74
    Alison Reid ( Lanark) 110 (35) 75
    Louise Fleming ( Strathaven) 102 (26) 76Bronze Scratch: Lesley Glicksten 97
    Winner of Nancy's Cup (best net score from a Junior) Emma Caddow 71.

    Presentation of Nancy's Cup to Emma Caddow by Margaret Noblett, Junior Secretary, with some of the Junior competitors.

    Monday, 13 July 2009

    Draw for Centenary Texas Scramble

    To view the teams for the Centenary Texas Scramble at Bothwell Castle on 10th August please click on the link below. There will be a shotgun start at 9.30am and competitors must be ready to play by 8.45am. Registration will be open from 8.15am.

    Should you find that you are no longer able to play please let me know immediately as we have a waiting list.

    Please note that there is no entry fee for this competition and lunch will be provided at 2 pm.

    July Spoon Draw 20.07.09

    The draw for the July Spoon Competition at Lenzie Golf Club on Monday 20th July is shown below.




    10.00 am

    Janice Paterson


    Ruth Rankin


    10.06 am

    Anne Lloyd


    Jean Hamilton


    10.12 am

    Elizabeth Nelson


    Marion Craig


    10.18 am

    Margaret Loughrey


    Pat Casey

    Mount Ellen

    10.24 am

    Sheena Boyd


    Irene Nisbet


    10.30 am

    Marjorie Seymour

    Cathkin Braes

    Margaret Reid


    10.36 am

    Margaret Perston


    Marion Brodie


    10.42 am

    Jean Macintyre


    Jean Glass


    10.48 am

    Dorothy Loudon


    Roxy Brown


    Margaret Brown

    Cathkin Braes

    Nancy’s Cup (Junior Girls)

    10.54 am

    Nicole Benson


    Eva O’Connor

    Bothwell Castle

    11.00 am

    Abigail Gliksten


    Alexandra Duffy

    Cathkin Braes

    11.06 am

    Louise Fleming


    Lauren Shanks


    11.12 am

    Alison Reid


    Lisa Bathgate


    1.30 pm

    Lesley Lloyd


    Lynne Williamson


    1.36 pm

    Fiona Scott

    Bothwell Castle

    Irene Morton


    1.42 pm

    Irene Morrison


    Christine Main


    1.48 pm

    Fiona McWhirter


    Jean Allan


    1.54 pm

    Carolyn Mackay


    Pam Rice


    Sunday, 12 July 2009

    More photographs taken at Inter County Matches

    Thank you to Alex Greenwood for sending these photographs which she took at Strathaven.

    Scotland finish ninth in European Team Championship

    Scotland defeated Wales 5 to 0 today to finish top of flight B which meant they were ninth out of the 18 teams competing.
    England lost to Germany and so finished in second place.

    Friday, 10 July 2009

    Scotland beat Switzerland in European Ladies Team Championship

    Scotland defeated Switzerland 4 1/2 to 1/2 in Flight B of the European Team Championships and will now play Wales who defeated Austria 4 to 1. Pamela halved her singles match.
    England reached the final of the top flight to play Germany for the gold medal.

    Thursday, 9 July 2009

    Pamela scored well in European Team Championship Qualifying rounds

    Pamela Pretswell was the top scorer of the Scottish Team in the qualifying rounds of the European Women's Amateur Team Championship in Bled, Slovenia with rounds of 77 and71. Scotland qualified in ninth place just missing out on a place in the top flight. As leading qualifiers in flight B they received a bye today and will play the winners of today's match between Finland and Switzerland tomorrow.

    Tuesday, 7 July 2009

    Blackjack Cup Winner

    The winner of the one round Blackjack Cup played over Colville Park today was Sandy Williamson of Lanark Golf Club with a net 73.
    Some Results: SS 71; CSS 71
    Sandy Williamson(15) 73 after count- back
    Liz Lees (6) 73 after count-back
    Aileen Beaton (19) 73 after count-back
    Jennifer Wiles (14) 73 after count back
    Anne McKeown (17) 73 after count-back
    Marion Porter (19) 73
    To view the full sets of today's results go to How Did I

    Morison Cup

    Susan Wood-click to enlarge

    The winner of the 36 hole Morison Cup played over Colville Park today was Susan Wood with a gross 152 (78,74). The runner up was Ruth Rankin with a gross score of 166 (86,80).

    SS 71 CSS 71,72

    Susan Wood also won the handicap prize with a net score of 146 (75,71)

    Junior Championship

    Some good scores were returned in the Junior Championship played over Colville Park today. The weather was kind and the course was in good condition. The winner of the Championship Salver was Alexandra Duffy,Cathkin Braes, with a net score of 65 while the Scratch Cup was won by Nicole Benson, Cawder with a gross score of 84.

    Results: SS 71 CSS 71
    Alexandra Duffy (29) 65
    Nicole Muir (18) 67
    Louise Fleming (26) 70
    Alison Reid (35) 70
    Nicole Benson (13) 71
    Abbi Kidd (30) 74
    Lauren D.Ambrosio (13) 74
    Lauren Shanks (32) 74
    Eva O' Connor (14) 76
    Abigail Gliksten (20) 78

    Thursday, 2 July 2009

    Some places remaining for Civic Reception

    There are still some places remaining for the Civic Reception to be given by South Lanarkshire Council. This will take place on Thursday 24 September 2009 in Committee Room 1, Council Offices, Hamilton at 7.00pm for 7.15pm. The format for the evening will be a drinks reception, photographs, civic welcome followed by a meal, short formal speeches and presentation of a civic gift. The evening will finish at 9.30pm approximately.If you wish to attend please sign the appropriate sheet on the notice board or contact May Hughes or Jean Macintyre by 10th July.