Roddie Hermon Cup 2022

It was great to see Derek grace the fairways of New Galloway. Congratulation to Terry on winning the 2022 Roddie Hermon Cup with 31 points. He was closely followed by Brain Duguid, last years winner, and Ronnie Ritchie. It was a bright sunny September day where good scoring should have been the norm. It was the number of blobs that featured. Player Points Terry Haine 31 Brian Duguid 30 Ronnie Ritchie 30 Brian Porteous 29 Dave Aitken 28 Wave Tyrrell 26 Elizabeth Kelly 26 Ian McCulloch 24 John Lynch 24 Janette Davidson 22 Ian McIlvenna 20 Erica Porteous 19 Derek…

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Senior v Kirkcudbright EGGS

Match v Kirkcudbright EGGS The match took place on Monday 26 September at Kirkcudbright on a fine day. The course was in tremendous condition and the greens fast. It was not a good day for our team as we lost 4 matches and halved 2 Alan Breckenridge & Willie Watson v Ewan Kelly & Nevile White Kbt Win 1Up Steve Grome & Tim Jackson v Dave Aitken & Wave Tyrrell Half Colin Kennedy & Wion Jamieson v Brian Duguid & Dave Nielsen Kbt Win 3&2 Barry Stryjewski & Iain Proudfoot v Ian McCulloch & John Lynch Kbt Win 5&4 Andy…

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Final Winter League

Congratulation to Ronnie on winning the Seniors Winter league with his best six scores of 184 points. Brian Duguid takes second place with 180 points and Rex in third place with 178 points. Elizabeth won the final league buy a mile on 32 points on a beautiful day and having left Glasgow at six. Marena our captain came second with 28 points with a corrected card scoring 3 points on the eighth first time round. Wave came third with 27 points.

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Opening Day 2022

Opening Day 2022 32 Golfers took part in annual Captain v Vice Captain Texas Scramble. On a lovely day for golf, it ended in a draw with Marena McClymont (Captain) claiming the Tankard and awarding Bobby Walker (Vice Captain) the wooden spoon.

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36 Hole Trophy 2022

The second round of the 36 Hole Trophy was played at PortpatrickĀ  on a beautiful sunny day with a bitterly cold wind. Six of the 13 players scored 30 or more points in a strong wind. Congratulations to Janette on winning on the day with 32 points, 16 points on each 9 with only one blob. A bigger congratulations to Janette on winning the trophy with a run away 68 points. Four players players scored 31 points. Dave Nielsen & Erica scored 18 points on their back nines, Dave edged it with 14 points on the last 6 holes to…

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Alan Walker Plate

Alan Walker Plate 2022 19 Players took part in the annual Seniors Alan Walker Plate competition. Golfers stripped down to our shirts for the first time this year. Congratulations to Stuart who steamed out in 18 points and finish with 30 points. Well done Marena who putted magnificently on the slippery greens to come second with 29 points. Player Handicap Points Stuart Rhodes 18 30 Marena McClymont 15 29 Dave Aitken 7 27 (14 bih) Ian McIlvenna 27 27 Ronnie Ritchie 14 27 Brian Duguid 13 27 Jackie Duguid 29 26 Brian Porteous 13 26 Janette Davidson 18 26 Dave…

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Seniors Birdie Competition

Three teams of three took part in the inaugural Birdie competition. Net birdies counted with net eagles counting as only one birdie. Net eagles were recorded to determine the winning team in the event of a tie. The winners were Ian Brown's team with 18 birdies. Ian had 9 birdies, Ronnie 3 and Mike 6 including 1 net eagle on the fourth. In second place was Brian Duguid's team with 15 points, Brian scored 5 birdies including an eagle, Wave 3 including an eagle and our star Ian McCulloch scoring 7 birdies. In third place was Dave Aitken's team with…

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18 Hole Trophy at Glenluce March 2022

Congratulation to John Lynch on winning the 18 Hole Trophy at Glenluce with 37 points on a difficult day with misty rain from the early part of the round with a seaside breeze. He played some superb iron shots mid-way round. Ian McCulloch as our oldest member has to be admired for giving John a run for his money scoring 35 points with 20 gained on the second nine holes. Condolences were expressed to Rex who could not be with us on the day. Player Points John Lynch 37 Ian McCulloch 35 Brian Duguid 35 Dave Aitken 33 Terry Haine…

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Seniors Scramble January 2022

Seniors Scramble January 2022 Congratulations to John, Ronnie, Elizabeth and Brian Porteous on a fine win on a lovely winter day. It was a normal scramble players Gross score net score John Lynch, Ronnie Ritchie, Elizabeth Kelly & Brian Porteous 55 51 Dave Aitken, Rex Dressler & Janette Davidson 56 52 Dave Nielsen, Ian McIlvenna, Erica Porteous & Stuart Rhodes 58 53 Ian Brown, Terry Haine & Jackie Duguid 59 55 Brian Duguid, Ian McCulloch & Marena McClymont 61 56

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Seniors Winter League 7

The 7th Winter Leagues was played on Wednesday 6th January on a bright sunny day. The wind got up for the second half and conditions difficult the frost bound conditions. Dave Aithken won with a great round of 27 points followed by In McIlvenna with 25 points. The majority scored 23 or 24 points.

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