Frank’s victory

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Despite the early morning frost, Saturday was a lovely day for golf. In the singles competition Frank Urquhart found the going very easy to sign for 45 points, a whopping 8 points better off than Neil Robertson in second place. Ivan Groundwater and Jim Munro were in equal third place with 36 points.

Leading singles scores - Frank Urquhart(11) - 45pts, Neil Robertson(5) - 37, Ivan Groundwater(16), Jim Lonie(8) - 36, Kevin Reid(15), Richard Tindall(9) - 35, Jim Munro(16), John Findlay(13), Steve McGhie(5), Alistair Murray(14), Duncan Cursiter(11), Donald Mitchell(13) - 34.

Scores were a lot tighter in the doubles competition. In the scratch section Neil Irvine and Harry Roulston were the winners with a 63 mainly thanks to Harry and his 2’s at the seventh, eighth and eighteenth holes.

They won by a stroke from Barry McGillivray & Stuart Dempster and Kevin Riddell & Ross McAllan. In the handicap section there was a three way tie at the top between John Neal & Douglas Henderson, Gordon McHardy & George Deans and Martin McCoy & Colin Polson with a nett 56. Bert Droy & Ron Gilmour were a further stroke behind.

Leading doubles scratch scores - Neil Irvine & Harry Roulston - 63, Barry McGillivray & Stuart Dempster, Kevin Riddell & Ross McAllan - 64, Bert Droy & Ron Gilmour, Graeme Adamson & Willie Pittendreigh, John Neal & Douglas Henderson - 65, Gordon Adamson & Glen Melvin - 66.

Leading doubles handicap scores - John Neal(14) & Douglas Henderson(7), Martin McCoy(13) & Colin Polson(14), Gordon McHardy(11) & George Deans(17) - 56, Bert Droy(8) & Ron Gilmour(8) - 57, Neil Irvine(2) & Harry Roulston(5), Kevin Duguid(12) & Ewen Campbell(10) - 58, Kenny Duncan(5) & Ian Wood(9), Craig McKay(6) & Jim Hepburn(10) - 59, Stuart Dempster(5) & Barry McGillivray(3), Kevin Riddell(4) & Ross McAllan(4) - 60.

Junior singles scores - Cameron Davidson (10) - 28pts.