Gray Cup – Greensomes 30th September, 2017
The final competition of the year, The Gray Cup, was held at Stranraer Golf Course, followed by the AGM. Thanks to Stranraer Golf Course for allowing us courtesy of the course which played well despite the recent rainfall.
At the AGM President Jean Brydson retired. Our thanks go to Jean for her tireless support of Galloway Ladies and Jean was presented with a gift to mark the occasion. Jean may have retired as president but will continue to help and support the club. The role of President will now be filled by Linda Scott. Fiona Hunter was appointed as Vice-Captain and will take over as Captain at the end of next season.
Winners and retaining the Gray Cup: Gill Deay and Christine Brown ( Stranraer)
Runners Up: Katie Wright and Jackie Hart ( Stranraer)
3rd Gwen Robson and Caroline Smith (Wigtownshire County)
4th Debbie Gunby and Cilla Strain (Wigtown and Bladnoch)
Nearest the pin at the 12th: Mary Robertson, Southerness 4ft 8inches
Jean Brydson and Ann Carson (Southerness)
Gwen Robson and Caroline Smith ( Wigtownshire County)
Katie Wright and Jackie Hart (Stranraer)
Galloway Ladies Tennent Cup Re-Run – Kirkcudbright Golf Club, 27th August, 2017
Thank you to Kirkcudbright Golf Club for use of the course for our Tri-Am today, which was in excellent condition. Many thanks also to the committee, the green keepers and the caterers.
Tennent Cup winners with a Nett Stableford Score of 74 were Lynn Allan, Heather Inman and Mary Robertson (not in the photograph)
In second place with a Nett Stableford Score of 72 were Pat Magill, Chris McIntosh and Val Marshall.
Nearest the pin on the 16th was Helena Fox and magic twos were achieved by Helena Fox and Gwen Robson.
Final Galloway Ladies fixture for this year will take place on Saturday 30th September at Stranraer Golf Club. which is a pairs competition, The Gray Cup, please enter in pairs at your home clubs.
Tennent Cup – 6th August, 2017 Kirkcudbright GC
Unfortunately, rain stopped play on the day and many thanks to Kirkcudbright GC for allowing us to reschedule the competition to Sunday 28th August, 2017.
Commonwealth Spoons 9th July, 2017
19 pairs had a fantastic day at Wigtown & Bladnoch GC in lovely conditions this afternoon. A huge thank you to the club for the courtesy of the course, which is very much appreciated.
The runaway winners with a tremendous 66.5 (27.5) were Nita Best & Vanessa Ho (Newton)
2nd. Debbie Gunby / Christine Cannon (Wigtown & Bladnoch) 70 (15)
3rd. Helena Fox / Anne Blows (Newton) 71 (25)
4th. Isobel Watson / Susan King (Kirkcudbright) 72.5 (24.5) BIH
Nearest the pin on the 14th Susan King (17 Ft)
There were no magic 2’s so the fund will be carried forward to the next competition
Championship, Rennie Salver & Junior Cup – 21st May, 2017
A huge thank you to Wigtownshire County GC for hosting our Championship. The morning saw very tough conditions, wet and windy, with the afternoon improving with no rain, but just the wind?! Still, very good scoring by some – the CSS was 73.
Champion: Tracy Milligan 160 Runner Up: Gwen Robson 163 (Bih)
Junior Cup: Vanessa Ho 71 (28)
Rennie Salver Winner: Sally Moore 66 (21)
Division 1: 1st Christine Brown 69 (13), 2nd Isabelle Forrest 73 (12), 3rd Tracy Milligan 76 (4)
Division 2: 2nd Vanessa Ho 71 (28), 3rd Val Marshall 74 (32)
There were two Magic 2’s Caroline Smith @ 5th and Gwen Robson @ 13th
Nearest the Pin @ 17th – No-one managed to reach the green in the windy conditions!
Congratulations to all the winners!
Team Am – Southerness GC Sunday 23rd April, 2017 – Full Results click here
Thank you to Southerness GC for hosting our 2017 opening Team-Am event, which once again saw 12 teams participating in cold, dry but testing conditions. A special thank you to Alistair, Margaret and Anne for looking after us throughout the day and providing such a lovely meal.
Many congratulations to Gwen, Janett, Susan and Maggie winning the Team event with the runaway score of 78 points! Second year running for Gwen and Maggie! Gwen was also Runner Up Team Leader Strokeplay winner with 77 (6). Winning Team Leader with an excellent 76 (4) was Sheila McMurtrie, a wonderful score in the conditions. Nearest the Pin for the Am @ 4th was Joyce Maitland (10ft 9″) and Longest Drive for the Team Leader @ 18th was Gwen Robson (further than most of us could see). There were 4 Magic 2’s – Gwen (a Very successful day!), Joyce, Sue Tipton and Janice. Very well done to all the winners!
Gray Cup – Greensomes – 2nd October, 2016
18 pairs had a fantastic day at Portpatrick and Dunskey in our closing competition, enjoying wonderful sunny conditions. The course was in tremendous condition and a huge thank you to the club and Chris Robinson for courtesy of the course.
Winners today with a super score of 73.2 (13.8) were Gill Deay & Chrstine Brown, Runners up: Anne Wilson & Elaine Gerrard 74.6 (16.4) and third: Katie Wright & Gwen Robson 75 (2)
Nearest the Pin at the 4th was Glenda Dewar.
There were no magic 2’s today, but instead a HOLE IN ONE at the 11th!! Congratulations to Beryl Niven.
Tennent Cup – Tri-Am – 7th August, 2016
9 teams took part in the new format for the Tennent Cup, a Tri-Am Stableford, with 2 scores to count at each hole. Thank you very much to Stranraer GC for courtesy of the course, it was in absolutely fabulous condition. A warm windy afternoon, but fortunately not the very high winds that had been forecast and we all got in before the rain came!
Our winners today were team 1 with a fantastic 78 points – Jean Brydson, Trish Crook & Mary Robertson
Runners Up with 76 points – Team 8 Christine Brown, Gill Deay & Val Marshall
Third with 75 points (bih) – Team 4 Linda Scott, Zena Livingstone & Jackie Wright
Nearest the Pin @ 12th was Jenny Edmunds.
There were no magic 2’s, so the fund carries forward to our final competition of 2016 at Portpatrick & Dunskey, the Gray Cup Greensomes on 2nd October.
Championship, Junior Cup & Rennie Salver – 10th July, 2016
33 ladies took part at Kirkcudbright GC today and we were extremely lucky with the weather staying dry and warm after a wet start. Thank you very much to Kirkcudbright GC for the courtesy of the course, a fantastic venue to host our Championship this year. Also many thanks to the Kirkcudbright ladies for a lovely welcome and Ladies Captain, Mary Robertson for presenting the prizes.
Champion: Katie Wright 158 Runner Up: Maria Cowan 170
Junior Cup: Vanessa Ho 73 (36)
Rennie Salver Winner: Debbie Gunby 72 (14)
Division 1: 2nd Christine Brown 74 (13), 3rd Sally Moore 77 (20) Bih
Division 2: 1st Vanessa Ho, 2nd Mary Robertson 75 (28), 3rd Gillian Rowlinson 80 (21)
There was one Magic 2! Gill Deay @ 13th
Nearest the Pin @ 9th Caroline Smith Nearest the Pin @ 16th Isobel Watson
The CSS was 74 Congratulation to all the winners
Commonwealth Spoons Qualifier 5th June, 2016
18 pairs had a fantastic day at Dalbeattie GC in blisteringly hot conditions this afternoon. A huge thank you to the club for the courtesy of the course, which was in perfect condition.
The winners with an excellent score of 67 (11) were Sheila McMurtrie & Jane Johnstone, who go on to the Final at Eyemouth GC on Wednesday 7th September. Runners up were Katie Wright & Maria Cowan 68½ (3½) and Third were Isobel Watson & Karen Shamash 70 (23).
Nearest the Pin at 8th was Caroline Smith and at the 17th was Katie Wright
There was one magic 2, Katie and Maria at the 17th.
Team-Am, 17th April, 2016 Southerness GC - Full Results – Click Here
Thank you to Southerness GC for hosting our 2016 opening Team-Am event, which saw 12 teams participating in cold, testing conditions.
Many congratulations to Gwen, Cilla, Sally and Maggie winning with the runaway score of 79 points! No surprise that Gwen was our Team Leader Strokeplay winner with an excellent 74 (6) and the runner up was Penny Thorp with 78 (11). Nearest the Pin for the Am @ 4th was Angie Collins and longest drive for the Team Leader @ 18th was Katie Wright. There was one Magic 2!! Jane Johnstone @ 10th.
Team Photos (click on photo to enlarge)