D.A. Heard Cup - 4.5.19

The D.A. Heard Cup, sponsored by Heard Hamilton Financial Planning, was played on Saturday, 4th May, 2019, and a good turnout of 44 members took part.     The weather was mostly dry with sunny spells, but a cold and strong north east wind.     With a very good net score of (79-15-64) the winner of the Cup was Andy Pickersgill.     Second with the best gross score and a good net score of (68-1-67), was Donald Ballantyne, and in third place, on a net score of (75-7-68) was Alistair McVie.     In fourth place on a net score of (76-7-69)(best last nine holes), was Scott McDonald.     Cash prizes of £40; £30; £20 and £10 respectively were paid to the winners.     Two players managed to get a hole in two at the nominated holes and these were Robert Falconer and Andy Pickersgill who both performed this feat at the 6th, both receiving £11 for their efforts.     The entry fee was £3, making a total of £132 from the 44 entrants; £100 was paid out to the winners and £22 to the two’s winners, with £10 going to the contingency fund.