Senior Open 3-Man Team Tournament - 4.6.19

The Senior Open 3 Man Team Tournament took place on Tuesday, 4th June, 2019, and a total of Thirteen teams took part.     The winners on the day were Les Rutherford, Peter Henderson and Andy Pickersgill with a very good net score of 126.     Second were Robert J. Wilson, Gerald Beggs and Alan Brown on net 128 (bih), and third were Robert Faulkner, Ken Lochrie and D. Grant also on a net score of 128.     Nearest the hole at the 6th/15th was John Hume who won a bottle of wine & 3 x golf balls donated by Peter Henderson, and at the 9th/18th it was Douglas Robbie who won bottles of beer & 3x golf balls donated by John Hume.     Five people managed to get a 2 at the nominated holes and these were J. Callan (Peebles); I. Hill (Innerleithen); I. Robertson (Innerleithen) and S. Scott (Galashiels) at the 18th; and K. Lochrie (Melrose) the 7th, and they each received £8 for their efforts. The entry fee was £24 per team, making a total of £312 from the fifteen entrants; £225 was paid out in cash to the winners and £40 to the two’s winners, with £47 going to the contingency fund. A donation of £18 was given to the Children's Christmas Party Fund from the sale of filled rolls and pies provided by the President and his wife.