Top 10 finish for Freya

Not such a good day for Freya at Powfoot today but she secured at top 10 finish and was the only Scot in the top 20.

Well done on a good tournament and good luck for the Helen Holm at Troon next weekend. 

Scottish Girls' Open Championship Update

Powfoot is the venue for this years Scottish Girls' Open Championship and Freya Russell (Royal Troon) is leading the way after 2 rounds in this 54 hole event. 

She opened up with a 3 over par round of 76 in really poor conditions. She has followed that up today with an impressive 6 under par round of 67 to lead the field by 4 strokes going into the third and final round. Today's score is a new record for the composite course.

Well done Freya and good luck tomorrow.

West of Scotland Championship

Lanarkshire will be hosting the West of Scotland Championship this year at Dullatur golf club. It will be held on Sunday 12 May.

This event is open to all ladies County members with a world handicap index of 20.4 or lower.

The entry fee is £10 and all monies received from entries will be paid out in prizes. There will be prizes for Scratch and Handicap plus team prizes for both ladies and juniors.

Anyone who would like to play should send an email to - westofscotlandsec@gmail.com stating your name, CDH number and home club. You will receive a return email advising of payment options.

All Skelmorlie 4s Final

We have our finalists for this years Winter Foursomes. Neither of the semi final ties were blessed with good weather with both matches being played in very difficult and very wet conditions!

Congratulations to Gillian Pollock and Alyson Hutton who beat Ann Cumming and Eileen Symington and to our 2021 champions Janet Harkness and Elspeth Howie who beat Maureen Shimmons and Diane Shaw.


 


Tickets are still available for the fashion show at Troon next week.

Come along and see the latest fashions from Swing out Sister, Rohnisch, Ping and Sunderland waterproofs. There will also be golf ball fitting from Titleist and MyJoy shoe fitting.

Winter Foursomes Semi Final line up

All of the quarter final matches have been completed now and, having beaten the 2022 champions, Ann Wallace and Susan McKenzie, Diane Shaw and Maureen Shimmons (Dalmilling) will head to Skelmorlie to face the 2021 champions Elspeth Howie and Janet Harkness. Elspeth and Janet booked their slot with a win at the 18th hole over Liz Wilson and Linda McDonald.

In the bottom half of the draw Skelmorlie will also host the second semi final where Gillian Pollock and Alyson Hutton, having beaten the 2017 champions Margaret White and Sheila McDougall, will now face the St Nicholas pairing of Ann Cumming and Eileen Symington who who on the 19th hole against Sandra Wright and Jane Belford.

Congratulations to the winners and good luck in the next round.

Winter Foursomes Update

We now have the quarter final line up for this years Winter Foursomes and there are some familiar faces!

In the top game Elspeth Howie and Janet Harkness (Skelmorlie) will host President Liz Wilson (The Ladies Club Troon) and her partner Linda McDonald (Barassie)

Maureen Shimmons and Diane Shaw (Dalmilling) will play Ann Wallace (St Nicholas) and Susan McKenzie (Balfron)

In the bottom half of the draw Sheila McDougall and Margaret White (St Nicholas) will travel to Skelmorlie to take on Gillian Pollock and Alyson Hutton.

In the final tie Ann Cumming and Eileen Symington (St Nicholas) will host Sandra Wright (Royal Troon) and Jane Belford (St Nicholas)