Yarrowford Shield Rd.1 - 29.9.18

The first round of the Yarrowford Shield was played on Saturday, 29th September, 2018, in overcast weather with strong winds from the west.     The leader on the day with a net score of 72(5)67 was Jim Rae.     In second place was Scott McDonald on a score of 75(7)68(bih) and third on the same score of 73(5)68(2ndbih) was Grant Lightfoot.     Other scores were Mark Easson, also on net 68; Ian Wilkie & Alistair McVie on net 69; and John Hume & Ian Potts, both on net 70.     Two contestants managed to score a 2 at the nominated holes and they were Ian Potts at the 6th and Scott McDonald at the 18th, each receiving £7 for their efforts.     There were only 33 members who took part; the entry fee was £3 making a total of £99; £80 was paid out in prize money, and with £14 being paid out for 2's this left £5 for the contingency fund