Friday, 31 July 2015

Kirsten wins Strathmore Open

Congratulations to Kirsten Brown who won the Girls scratch Trophy at the Strathmore Junior Open Day yesterday with a gross 75 (CSS 74) and on winning second handicap at the Mackie Bowl on Sunday.

Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Blackjack Cup has been rescheduled

The Rescheduled Blackjack Cup will take place at Colville Park Golf Club on Monday 17th August . Tee times will be in the morning only starting at 10.00am. The link to the entry form is on the sidebar.Closing date is Friday 7th August.
The Morison Cup and Junior Championship will be arranged separately for those who entered originally.

Monday, 27 July 2015

Your Country Needs You

                                   Girls Home Internationals
Lanark Golf Club
5-7 August 2015
Please come along to support
your Lanarkshire Member
Molly Richmond 
and the rest of the Scottish Team
or another team depending on
your nationality.

Competitions cancelled

Today's competitions cancelled. Colville Park course closed.

Saturday, 25 July 2015

Revised draw for Morison , Blackjack and Junior Championship

To view the revise draw please click on the link below.
Revised Draw

Friday, 24 July 2015

England's Cloe Frankish wins Junior Open Strokeplay Championship

 Cloe Frankish, a 16 year old from Chart Hills  led from start to finish and claimed a comfortable seven shot victory in the Scottish Ladies’ Junior Open Strokeplay Championship at Drumpellier.GC finishing on a 1 under total of 218 after a 77 today.
 Heather Munro (Monifieth) also shot 77 and finished in second place on 225.. 
Three players shared third place on 226. Germany’s Great Isabell Voelker shot 72, Powfoot’s Gemma Batty had a 77 and Tara MacTaggart (Minto)  a 78
.Lanarkshire scores
Tied 15th Molly Richmond 81,78,79   238
and Kirsten Brown 77, 85, 75  238
 Eva O'Connor 79, 89, 82 250  
 Katie Scott  82, 87, 84  253
Emily Glencorse 83,86, 90 259
Ellie Bryce 94, 93, 90  277
It's a lovely sunny morning at Drumpellier GC for the third day of the Junior Open Strokeplay Championship. Conditions on the first two days were pretty bad. Lanarkshire girls scores so far are:
Ellie Bryce 94, 93 187
Katie Scott 82,87 169
Emily Glencorse 83, 86 169
Eva O'Connor 79,89 168
Kirsten Brown 77,86 163
Molly Richmond 81, 78 159

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Lesley selected for Scottish Team for European Championship

Many congratulations to Lesley Lloyd who has been selected for the Scottish team to compete in the European Senior Ladies team Championship in Lithuania from 1-5 September.
The team is
Alison Bartlett (Royal Dornoch)
Fiona De Vries (St Rule)
Gillian Kyle (East Renfrewshire)
Lesley Lloyd (Hayston)
Lorna McKinlay (Dunnikier Park)
Sheena Wood (Aberdeen Ladies)

Lanarkshire Girls competing in Scottish Junior Open Championship

A number of our girls are competing in the Scottish  Junior Open Stroke Play  Championship for girls under 21 at Drumpellier Golf Club from today until Friday.  The leader after the first round is Cloe Frankish, Chart Hills Golf Club with a 69.
Lanarksshire first round scores:
Par 73, SS 74, CSS 74
Kirsten Brown    77
Ellie Bryce 94
Emily Glencorse 83
Eva O'Connor     79
Molly Richmond 81
Katie Scott  82

Sunday, 19 July 2015

Draws for Morison and Blackjack Cups and Junior Championship

To view the draws for these competitions at Colville Park Golf Club on Monday 27th July please click on the link below. Note there have been changes to the draw since it was first published.

Friday, 17 July 2015

Molly selected for Scotland

    Many congratulations to Molly Richmond on being selected for the Scottish Girls Team for the Girls Home Internationals at Lanark Golf Club from 5th to 7th August following her success in the Scottish Girls Championship this week. The team is:
    Jillian Farrell (Cardross)
    Joanne Free (Gullane Ladies)
    Chloe Goadby (St Regulus)
    Emma Hale (Troon Ladies)
    Hazel McGarvie (Troon Ladies)
    Shannon McWilliam (Aboyne)
    Molly Richmond (Strathaven)
    Claire Robertson ( Carnoustie Ladies)

Times available for Drumpellier Open Greensomes

Drumpellier Golf Club Ladies greensomes on Tuesday 11th August still has times available. Please book via out website and go to visitors booking to reserve a spot! Play our great course for a small fee and chance of a wee prize too!!! Look forward to welcoming you!! Captain Susan

Thursday, 16 July 2015

Fiona Liddell wins Scottish Girls Championship

Molly with her semi final opponent Chloe Goadby
In an excellent final  in which Fiona Liddell defeated Chloe Goadby at the 20th. All holes between the 5th and the 20th were halved.
Ailsa Brannock from Castle Douglas won the Ansley Reid Salver.
Molly Richmond won a prize as a semi finalist.
Championship Prizewinners

All prizewinners

Molly just fails to reach the final

After a very good game in which Molly played well and in which she was 1 up for part of the match Molly Richmond lost 2&1 to Chloe Goadby, the second qualifier.
Well done Molly. You played very well all week.

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

Molly Reaches Semi-Finals

She outplayed her opponent over the first nine and was four up at the turn but MacGarvie fought back to square the match at 15, and went one up with a birdie at 16. 
Molly rolled in a lovely putt on 18 to square the match and take it into extra holes.
 At 19 she fired in a lovely approach, with her birdie putt just slipping past. Meantime MacGarvie's approach shot was just short of the green and she failed to get up and down to extend the match.  
In Thursday morning's semi-finals, Molly will play the No 2 seed, Chloe Goadby (St Regulus) who won her quarter-final by 2 and 1 against Claire Robertson while McWilliam was a 2 and 1 winner against Jillian Farrell (Cardross).
Justine Fulton beat her first round opponent but lost in the second round to Eilidh Crawford. Katie was unfortunate to come up against a girl with a 32 handicsp who was playing to beneath her handicao and to whom she had to give 26 strokes. Katie lost 4 and 3.

Fiona Liddell (Schloss Vornhoz) bt Mirren Fraser (Powfoot)  4 and 3.
Jennifer Allan (Glenbervie) bt Emma Hale (Troon Ladies) 3 and 1
Jillian Farrell (Cardross) bt Kirsty Brodie (Strathmore) 4 and 3.
Shannon McWilliam (Aboyne) bt Louise Duncan (West Kilbride) 2 and 1
Hazel MacGarvie (Troon Ladies) bt Emma Morrison (Craigmillar Park) 3 and 1.
Molly Richmond (Strathaven) bt Megan Robb (Petercultrer) 3 and 2
Claire Robertson (Carnoustie Ladies) bt Joanne Free (Gullane) 3 and 1
Chloe Goadby ( St Regulus) bt Jasmine Mackintosh (Hazlehead) 3 and 2. 
Liddell bt Allan 4 and 3.
McWilliam bt Farrell 2 and 1.
Richmond bt MacGarvie at 19th
Goadby bt Robertson 2 and 1. 
Chloe Henderson (Deeside) bt Jennifer Rankine (Haggs Castle) 8 and 7.
Ailsa Brannock (Castle Douglas) bt Katie Scott (Strathaven) 4 and 3.
Hannah Darling (Broomieknowe) bt Lori Macdonald (Cardross) 8 abd 7
Porscha Wilson (Burntisland) bt Emily Rigg (Craigmillar Park) 5 and 3.
Lauren Gilbert (Largs) bt Katie Malcolm (Dumfries and Co)  at 19th
Megan Ashley (Strathmore) bt Shannon Pook (Auchterarder) 5 and 3.
Eilidh Crawford (Kingsfield) bt Carys Irvine (Craigielaw) 2 and 1.
Justine Fulton (Hayston) bt Jodie Taylor (Downfield) 2 holes.
Brannock bt Henderson 1 hole.
Darling bt Porscha at 21st
Ashley bt Gilbert 2 holes
Crawford bt Fulton 2 holes.

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

Some good scoring at Scottish Girls Championship

In the Scottish Girls Close Championship at Alyth Golf Club today the leading qualifier was Fiona Liddell, Schloss Vornholz, who was last year's Champion with scores of 68, 71.
There were a number of good performances from our Lanarkshire girls
The top 16 qualify for the Championship Matchplay and the top 16 net scores, not already qualified, qualify to compete for the Ansley Reid Trophy.
The finishing  Lanarkshire scores and Placings were:
Par 72,SS 73 CSS Round 1 72  Round 2 72
T5   Molly Richmond 72, 78
T17 Eva O'Connor 79,79
T17 Katie Scott 79,79
T22 Kirsten Brown 80,82
41   Justine Fulton 89,92
Many congratulations to Molly who  qualified for the Matchplay Championship and to Katie Scott and Justine Fulton who qualified for the Ansley Reid matchplay.
To view the draws for these competitions click on the following link:

Monday, 13 July 2015


The closing date for entries for the Morison Cup, Blackjack Cup and Junior Championship at Colville Park GC on Monday 27 July is this Friday, 17th July.You can enter these competitions by downloading the entry forms from the sidebar.

Sunday, 12 July 2015

Good luck to Girls Competing in Scottish Girls

Kirsten Brown, Katie Scott Eva O'Connor Justine Fulton and Molly Richmond are competing in the Scottish Girls Championship at Alyth Golf Club which starts on Tuesday. We wish them well.

Lesley Watson wins at Banff

Congratulations to Lesley Watson who won the scratch competition at the Duff House Royal GC, Banff,5 day event by beating Heather Anderson of Blairgrowie at the 19th in the final.

Saturday, 11 July 2015

Scotland beat Turkey 4-1 in their concluding Flight B match at the European women's team golf championship at Helsinger Golf Club, Denmark.
Rachael Taylor won her Foursomes Match with Clara Young but lost the top singles match. Scotland finished in 11th place.   

Entry Form Posted

The Entry Form for the Tri Am at Cambuslang Golf Club on Friday Morning 7th August is now on the sidebar. Teams will be made up and the draw published on the website after the closing date of 28 July.

Lesley selected for Scottish Vets Team for Jamboree

 Congratulations to Lesley Lloyd who has been selected for the Scottish Team for  the Veteran Ladies Golf Association Jamboree to be held at Sherwood Forest Golf Club, Nottingham from 4th - 6th August.
The team is:
Team Captain - Noreen Fenton
Vice Captain - Kathleen Sutherland

Alison Bartlett - North
Lorna Bennett - Midland
Fiona de Vries - Midland
Gillian Kyle - West
Lesley Lloyd - West
Lorna McKinlay - Midland
Meg Sievwright - Highland
Sheena Wood - North

Friday, 10 July 2015

Rachael playing well in Denmark

Rachael is a member of the Scottish team which reached the semi-finals in Flight B of the European women's team championship by beating Slovenia 3-2 in Helsinger, Denmark yesterday.

Rachael Walker and Clara Young won the foursomes tie by 1 hole.
Rachael Taylor and Jess Meek both won their singles by one hole, victories that were crucial for the Scots to advance. 
 Connie Jaffrey lost by 2 and 1 while Heather Munro lost by 7 and 5.

Wednesday, 8 July 2015

Entry Form for Rescheduled West of Scotland Championship

If you entered for this Championship in May and want to enter for the rescheduled Championship on Sunday 13th September you do not need to fill in another entry form but you must send a text to Fiona to let her  know.( telephone 0781 578 4404.)
If you did not enter in May to enter please download an entry form by clicking on the link below.
West Championship Entry Form

Friday, 3 July 2015

July Spoon Results

The results of the Spoon held at Drumpellier Golf Club today are:
SS 72 CSS 75
Division 1
1 Molly Richmond 76 (5) 71
2 Janice Paterson 80 (6) 74
3 Susan Wood 76 (1) 75
Best Gross: Susan Wood 76 BIH
Division 2
1 Marcia Stirling 91 (17) 74
2 Nora Wilson 97 (20) 77
3 Shirley Dalrymple 96 (19) 77BIH
4 Margaret Porteous 98 (21) 77
Best Gross: Marcia Stirling 91
Winner of Nancy's Cup (best net score from a Junior): Molly Richmond 71 

Spaces available in Lanark Open Day

There are still places available for Lanark Open Day on Sunday 12th July between 10.00am - 2.00pm.  It is a better ball competition.  Please enter with a partner online at Proceeds to Beatson Cancer Charity.