Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Competitors wanted for Junior Team Championship

Calling anyone involved with junior golf we are really low on entries for this great event. It offers a great learning environment with some of the countries top coaches in the form of Mark Loftus, Dean Robertson & Stewart Savage, free food, prizes and entry fee. The event is in serious jeopardy of being cancelled . There must be hundreds of local golfers looking for a game? Under 14,16 & 18 age categories 36 handicap limit. for entries.
Format is stableford- teams of 3, 2 to count. You can enter on your own and you will be placed in a team.

Monday, 21 August 2017

Lochview are starting girls only classes

At Lochview in Coatbridge they are starting a girls only class for golf.
The girls only class is on Wednesdays at 7pm starting on Wednesday 6 September.
A six week block costs £24.
To book call 01236 341963.

Times available for Drumpellier Mixed Open on Sunday

There are still times available for Sunday's Mixed Open at Drumpellier GC, To book a time please click o the link below.

Hayston Stag Mixed Open Competition

The Hayston Stag Mixed Open Foursomes Competition will be held on Sunday 17th September. To book a tee time please click on the link below.

Friday, 18 August 2017

Winter Foursomes Reminder

Can members please submit entries for winter foursomes by 1 September either online (entry form on sidebar of website) or direct to Irene Morrison. Please state names, golf club, telephone numbers and email address.

Entry fee is £6 per couple. This can be paid direct to county bank account quoting your name  and winter 4s . Alternatively please send a cheque to Treasurer Pam Rice.

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Lesley in Scottish Senior Ladies Team

Many congratulations to Lesley Lloyd who has been selected for the Senior Ladies Team for the European Team Campionship at Golf Resort Skalica in Slovakia from 5-9 September and also for the Senior Home Internationals at Newport in Wales from 3 – 5 October. 
Well done Lesley.
Team for Europe
Fiona deVries – St Regulus
Gillian Kyle – East Renfrewshir
Lesley Lloyd – Hayston
Lorna McKinlay – Dunnikier Park
Frances Millar – Carnoustie Caledonia
Sheena Wood – Aberdeen Ladies
Team for Home Internationals
Fiona deVries – St Regulus
Donna Jackson – Troon Ladies
Gillian Kyle – East Renfrewshire
Lesley Lloyd – Hayston
Lorna McKinlay – Dunnikier Park
Frances Millar – Carnoustie Caledonia
Sheena Wood – Aberdeen Ladies

Monday, 14 August 2017

Autumn Meeting cancelled

This afternoon's Autumn Meeting at Strathaven Golf Club has been cancelled due to poor weather conditions.

Friday, 11 August 2017

It's a win for the Scotland Teams against Wales

Both the Scottish Girls and the Scottish Ladies Teams beat Wales 6.5-2.5 today in the Home Internationals at Little Aston.
Molly Richmond again won her Foursomes match. She did not play this afternoon.
England Girls beat Ireland 6.5-2.5 to end with 3 wins. Ireland were second with 2 wins and Scotland finished third with 1 win with Wales  fourth..
In the Ladies International Ireland finished first after beating England 5-4 today. England with 2 wins finished second and Scotland with 1 win finished third with Wales fourth.  

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Scottish Seniors lose 7-2 to England South

At the Senior Jamboree at Ffilford Heath G C today Scotland had 1 win in the Foursomes from Frances Miller and Jennifer Bryans and a win in the singles by Fiona De Fries. Lesley Lloyd did not play in the afternoon.
Midlands won the Miller Stirling Salver with 2 points and 16.5 games.
North were runners up with 2 points and 16 games followed by South with 1 point and 13.5 games.
Scotland had 0 points and 8 games.

Scotland Teams lose to England

The Scottish girls lost to England 7-2. Molly Richmond won her foursomes match but lost her singles match by 1 hole.
The Ladies team lost 5.5-3.5.

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Scottish Girls lose to Ireland

In the Girls' Home Internationals today at Little Aston GC Ireland beat Scotland 6-3 and England beat Wales 8-1
Hazel MacGarvie & Jillian Farrell lost to Valerie Clancy & Sara Byrne 1 hole
Louise Duncan & Hannah Darling beat Lauren Walsh & Beth Coulter 2&1
Kirsty Brodie & Molly Richmond lost to Rachel Thompson & Maeve Rooney 4 & 3
Hazel MacGarvie beat Lauren Walsh 2 holes
Jillian Farrell halved with Beth Coulter
Hannah Darling Halved with Sara Byrne
Jasmine Mackintosh lost to Valerie Clancy 1 hole
Louise Duncan lost to Emma Forbes 4&2
Molly Richmond lost to Rachel Thompson 1 hole


Scottish Vets lose to Midlands

Scottish Vets lost 2.5-6.5 but Lesley Lloyd won her Foursome and halved her single.
Scotland vs Midlands
           Scotland                                            Midlands
Sheena Wood & Lorna Mckinlay lost to Julie Brown & Debbie Warren 3 & 2
Donna Jackson & Gillian Kyle lost to     Helen Lowe & Mary Maclaren 4 & 3
Fiona de Vries & Lesley Lloyd beat     Sue Spencer & Caron Harrison    3 & 2
Foursomes Result 1 Foursomes Result 2
Frances Millar lost to     Helen Lowe 3 & 2
Jennifer Bryans beat Tracy Bourne     4 & 3
Lorna Mckinlay lost to Debbie Warren 4 & 2
Lesley Lloyd  halved with  Mary Maclaren
Donna Jackson lost to  Carol Wild 3 & 2
Gillian Kyle lost to Sue Spencer 3 & 2 1
Singles Result Singles Result
Scotland Total Midlands Total
North beat South 6-3

Yesterday's Results from Senior Jamboree

SCOTLAND                                   England NORTH
Fiona de Vries & Frances Millar lost to Sue Dye & Ally Hanson 3 & 1
Jennifer Bryans & Sheena Wood lost to Cath Rawthore & Gill Mellor 3 & 2
Lesley Lloyd & Lorna McKinlay beat Julie Wheeldon & Brenda Ewbank 3 & 1
Gillian Kyle lost to Caroline Berry 1 up
Donna Jackson lost to Cath Rawthore 4 & 2
Lesley Lloyd lost to Julie Wheeldon 1 up
Fiona de Vries beat Brenda Ewbank 2 up
Sheena Wood halved with Karen Jobbing
Lorna McKinlay beat Gill Mellor 1 up
SCOTLAND 3.5 - England NORTH 5.5 
To view all scoreCLICK HERE

Home Internationals have started

In the Girls Home Internationals at Little Aston GC, Sutton Coldfield, after the morning foursomes Ireland lead Scotland 2-1 and England lead Wales 2-1. 
Play was suspended from 8.45-10.30.
To view the scoring go to the following link then click on the match result.
In the ladies Ireland lead Scotland 2-1 and Wales lead England 2-1. To view scoring click on the link below.

Monday, 7 August 2017

Draw for Autumn Meeting

Autumn Meeting 2017 at Strathaven Golf Club 0n Monday 14th August.
Please arrive early in case of changes to draws.
Should you need to withdraw please contact Allison Bell.
Mairi Lowson
Shirley Dalrymple
Lynn Porter
East Kilbride
Etta Buchanan
East Kilbride
Nora Wilson
Pam Rice
Fiona McWhirter
Cathcart Castle
Carolyn Mackay
Ann Gracie
Esther Lillie
Jackie Crossan
Dalziel Park
Dorothy Loudon
Susan Halley
Mel Watt
Anne Morrison
Ray Wilson
Anne Lloyd
Christine Main
Joan Anderson
Margaret Marshall
Ann Prentice
Bothwell Castle
Margaret Allan
Kay Cherrie
Mount Ellen
Roxy Brown
Morag Macdonald
East Kilbride
Joyce Chalmers
East Kilbride
Liz Lees
Elaine Johnstone
Louisa M'Cartney
Marie Hamilton
Barbara Brown
Allison Bell
Mari Scott
Fiona Scott
Bothwell Castle
Lesley Lloyd
May Hughes
Jean Allan
Frances Stobo
Elizabeth Nelson
Marion Arthur

Sunday, 6 August 2017

Well done Susan

Susan Woodhouse finished second in the St Andrews Schoolgirls Championship with rounds of 75,67 and 80.
Kirsten Brown finished third with rounds of 83, 71 and 79.
Taylor White finished 9th with rounds of 82,76 and 93.
The Championship was won by Lorna McClymont with rounds of 73,70,75.
In the stableford competition Jodie Graham finished 6th with rounds of 34,39,35.

Saturday, 5 August 2017

Susan Woodhouse is in second place

After the first round of the St Andrews Schoolgirls Championship for girls with handicaps 12 and under Susan Woodhouse is in second place with a gross 75, 2 strokes behind the leader Lorna McClymont.
Scores for other Lanarkshire Girls
4th Taylor White 82
5th Kirsten Brown 83
10th Megan Docherty 87
20th Katie Graham 100
The final round takes place tomorrow.
For those with handicaps between 12 and 24 there is a stableford competition. 
Jodie Graham had 34 points in the first round and is in 8th place in that competition.

Entry Forms

The online entry form for the September Spoon at Lanaark Golf Club on Sunday 10th September from 1.30 pm is on the sidebar. Closing date  is 3rd September,
Hopefully there will still be some summer weather to come but the online entry form for the Winter Foursomes is also on the sidebar. The closing date is 1st September.

Friday, 4 August 2017

Tri Am Results

We were very fortunate to complete the Tri Am competition today at Cambuslang Golf Club without having to wear waterproofs. The course was in very good condition showing little  sign of  the wet weather we have endured recently. 

The winners with a score of 66 were Etta Buchanan, East Kilbride, Esther Lillie, Carluke, and Susan Halley, Strathaven,
The runners up with a score of 67 were Ray Wilson, Carluke, Marion Craig, Strathaven, and Marie Hamilton, Dullatur.

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Well done Kirsten

Kirsten Brown, the leading qualifier in the St Andrews Junior Open with a gross 68 has now reached the quarter final after beating Susan Woodhouse by 1 hole.
She now plays Eloise Healey of West Lancashire tomorrow. 
Good luck Kirsten.
Unfortunately Kirsten lost in the quarter final.