The girls battled bravely in the elements at Royal Troon today, to carry the scoreboards for the top three matches in the Helen Holm Tournament. Thank you Emily, Sarah, Alison, Megan, Alexandra and Caitlin - you did a great job in the wild, bitterly cold conditions.

Connie, Emma and Hazel are to be congratulated for a great performance playing in the event. Over Portland Connie had 76, 76, and followed that up today with 83 over Royal Troon. Emma had 80, 80 and also scored 83 today, while 13 year old Hazel just missed the cut for today but nevertheless was extremely good scoring 162 for her two rounds over Portland. Well done girls - Ayrshire are very proud of you!


Alison and Megan
Alexandra and Caitlin

Alison ,Freya, Craig and Megan

Emily and Sarah




The County phone number is now 07932875022.  Please replace the number on fixture card with this number.

Congratulations to Lesley Barker on the safe arrival of her daughter Kenzi on Tuesday.

Lesley and Kenzi


COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS and Silver Quaich Finals:

Audrey, Connie, Emma and Hazel

Connie Jaffrey

(Lots more pics under 'pictures')

Wednesday afternoon final in lovely sunshine:

Connie Jaffrey is our new Ayrshire Ladies County golf champion.

Connie Jaffrey beat Audrey Thompson 4 and 3

The prizes were presented by Pauline Patrick, lady captain of Irvine Golf Club.

Wednesday morning semi finals:
Audrey Thompson beat Emma Hale 2 and 1
Connie Jaffrey beat Hazel McGarvie 5 and 4

In the afternoon in the quarter-finals:

Emma Hale beat Pauline Patrick 8 and 6

Audrey Thompson beat Roz Purdom 6 and 5

Hazel McGarvie beat Jane Finnie on the 19th

Connie Jaffrey beat Jenny Linklater 6 and 5.

Tuesday 9th April: 

Today it was even breezier than Monday.

In the morning in the First Round:

Emma Hale beat Linda Parry 7 and 6

Pauline Patrick beat Sheila Adams 7 and 6

Audrey Thompson beat Catherine Malcolm 5 and 4

Roz Purdom was 1 up v Katie McGarva

Hazel Mcgarvie beat Rachel irvine 3 and 2

Jane Finnie beat Liz Keohone 7 and 6

Jenny Linklater beat Catherine Garrett 3 and 2

Connie Jaffrey beat Jill West 5 and 4
Monday 8th April:
65 ladies played today in our County Championships over  Irvine Bogside Golf Course.  The conditions were difficult with a strong easterly wind making it quite cold.  The sun shone though and the rain stayed away.

Emma  Hale and Connie Jaffrey had the best scores of the day with gross 79.  Emma narrowly beat Connie with a count down over the last 6 holes.

The names of the 16 qualifiers and tee times for tomorrow's competition is on the competitions page.

The competition was reduction only for handicap.