Dear Members – I am sure you will all be desperate to know the result of the above match. In a nutshell it was a crushing victory for the President’s team by 21 holes to 1 hole.
Unfortunately because our scoring system in this particular game is rather unique, Peter and I were unable to enter the scores on the Scottish Golf app.
Individual games went as follows:-
Game 1 – Coyle & McAllister beat Hume & Bett by 1 hole
Game 2 – Pow & Macleod lost to C. Kemp & E. Robertson by 2 holes
Game 3 – S. Kemp & Forrest lost to Henderson & Rutherford by 7 holes
Game 4 – Cockburn & MacGregor lost to Grant & Gass by 2 holes
Game 5 – This game between Purves & Bell versus Finlay & Rae was abandoned
Game 6 – Walton & Douglas lost to Pickersgill & Webster by 1 hole
Game7 – Clark & Galloway lost to Thomson & Falconer by 3 holes
Game 8 – Middlemass & R. Robertson lost to Macdonald & Wilson by 6 holes
Game 9 – The match between Beggs & Wheelans versus Beveridge & Kinghorn was all square.
Individual prize winners in this competition were as follows:-
Nearest to hole at the 6th/15th – Mitch Thomson (bottle of whisky)
Nearest to hole at the 7th/16th – John Coyle (bottle of vodka)
Nearest to line at 8th/17th – Colin Gass (Prosecco; Beer & Sweets)
Nearest to hole at 9th/18th – Gordon MacGregor (£25 cash)
The entry fee amounting £105 (35 entrants at £3 each) donated to the Children’s Christmas Party (which hopefully will take part this year). One entrant withdrew before the competition started.