2007 Junior News
2007 County Rosebowl
RLCGA Winter Foursomes 2007
Friday 29th June 2007: Eilidh Briggs is the best RLCGA player at the
Scottish Under 21 Strokeplay Championships
|Carly Booth from Comrie won the Scottish Under-21
girls’ open amateur stroke-play championship by nine strokes at
Auchterarder Golf Club today.
Despite dropping three shots late on in her final round, including a
double-bogey at the par-3 last where she was plugged in a bunker, Carly
won by the runaway margin of nine strokes from Robert Gordon University
student Laura Murray (Alford) and Kylie Walker (Buchanan Castle).
Par 210 (3 x 70) CSS 73 72 72
207 C Booth (Comrie) 70 68 69.
216 L Murray (Alford) 76 71 69, K Walker (Buchanan Castle) 75 69 72.
Other RLCGA Players:
231 E Briggs (Kilmacolm) 76 77 78.
234 M Briggs (Kilmacolm) 87 72 75, C-M Carlton (Fereneze) 76 75 83.
260 A McKechin (Elderslie) 88 85 87,
265 N Qayum (Ranfurly Castle) 87 93 85.
Thursday 28th June 2007: Clare Marie is the best RLCGA Player in the
Scottish Under 21 Championships
Comrie’s Carly Booth streaked six shots
clear of the field after 36 holes of the Scottish Under-21 girls’ open
stroke-play championship at Auchterarder Golf Club, Perthshire
First Round Leading Scores
Par 140 (2 x 70). SS 72. First round CSS 73.
138 C Booth (Comrie) 70
144 K Walker (Buchanan Castle) 75 69.
147 L Murray (Alford) 76 71.
150 E Alonso (France) 75 75, M Thomson (McDonald Ellon)
76 74, K MacDonald (Nairn Dunbar) 77 73, E Muirhead (Pitlochry)
151 C-M Carlton (Fereneze) 76 75.
Others RLCGA Scores:
153 E Briggs (Kilmacolm) 76 77.
159 M Briggs (Kilmacolm) 87 72,
165 A McKechin (Elderslie) 88 85,
180 N Qayum (Ranfurly Castle) 87 93
Wednesday 27th June 2007: Our Glenmuir Representative is getting
married on Saturday
RLCGA's Sarah Kirby, our Glenmuir Representative (pictured left at her "Hen Night"
last Sunday ) ---- is getting married on Saturday to Tom Eckford (The
Pro at Ranfurly Castle ).
Sarah supplies the County with
our sweaters etc --- CLICK ON THE LINK TO SEE
ALL THE AVAILABLE STOCK
We all wish Tom and Sarah every happiness for the future --- Click
Here to see
Your card of Congratulations
Saturday 23rd June 2007: County Team is announced for Jamboree at
Prestwick St Nicholas
|The team to represent Renfrewshire at the
forthcoming West of Scotland Inter County Matches 9th – 11th
July, at Prestwick St. Nicholas Golf Club has been announced.
Eilidh Briggs (Kilmacolm)
Megan Briggs (Kilmacolm)
Clare-Marie Carlton (Fereneze)
Donna Jackson (Cochrane Castle)
Gillian Kyle (East Renfrewshire)
Gillian McGinlay (Cochrane Castle)
Lesley Robertson (Ranfurly Castle)
Julie Wilson (Williamwood)
The draw is as follows:
Monday 8th July
Lanarkshire v Dunbartonshire & Argyll
Renfrewshire v Ayrshire
Tuesday 9th July
Lanarkshire v Ayrshire
Dunbartonshire & Argyll v Renfrewshire
Wednesday 11th July
Ayrshire v Dunbartonshire & Argyll
Lanarkshire v Renfrewshire
Renfrewshire is 2nd Flight each day and will tee
off 9.30am – 9.50am in the morning and 2.15pm – 2.50pm in
Please come along to support the team wearing your County colours.
Sunday 17th June 2007: Jennifer Graham eventually wins her quiz
prize and please come and support the Juniors tomorrow
March Club News Section I had a quiz to keep you amused : (I think you needed to be on broadband tho' to see the quiz -- sorry) and then
you had to answer some questions --- The winner then would receive a "golf ball" from your webmaster
-- --- So our winner was Jennifer Graham (Haggs Castle)
--- She received her golf ball at the West
Vets v Midlands Match on Monday 11th June.
Thanks go to all who entered and after a random draw for all of you that
had the correct answers -- Jennifer was our winner.
To see the quiz again --- click on the link
/ puzzle--- GUESS WHO ARE IN THIS PICTURE -- CLICK HERE
AND THE ANSWERS WERE:
LHS: Brenda Stewart,
Centre: Jane Thomson, RHS : Freda Tuck
The RLCGA County Team win the 2006 County Jamboree at East
Renfrewshire Golf Club
I hope to put an another quiz on in the near future -- so please keep
a look out-- It is a good golf ball you win !!
The Kennedy Salver takes place at Cowglen tomorrow --- Please come
Saturday 16th June 2007: European Seniors --- Maureen has great
round to finish
Honorary RLCGA member Maureen Richmond (nee Walker)
--- Kilmacolm --- (pictured left) had a very good last round to be the best Renfrewshire
Player in the European Seniors Ladies Amateur Championship at the
Old Course Vilamoura - Portugal.
Fiona De Fries (St Rule) the 2006 Scottish Seniors Champion
finished 6th and was the best placed Scot
231 Fiona De Fries (St Rule)78,75,78.
238 Helen Faulds (Douglas Park)82,77,79
238 Maureen Richmond (Kilmacolm)78,84,76
240 Pamela Williamson (Babrerton) 80,74,86
244 Janice Paterson (Drumpellier) 82,83, 79
245 Sheilagh Quinn (Stirling)82,82,81
260 Barbara Biggart (Kilmacolm)86, 87,87
261 Jennifer Mack (Haggs Castle) 88,89,84
To see all the scores click on the link below (Also click on the
underlined players to see their hole by hole scoring) --- clever stuff
European Final Scores
Friday 15th June 2007: Draw for July Medal
|Maureen Cook (Lochwinnoch) has completed the
draw for the July County Medal that is to be played on Wednesday
4th July at Whitecraigs. To see the draw
Why not also enter my test on line competition --- its just a
trial so the more entrants the merrier --- click on the link above and
fill in the details
Tuesday 12th June: Your Webmaster and Computer have returned !!
--- and Karyn Burns has your June Golfing Tip
|Just to let you all know that normal service has
resumed --- I think. My computer has been fixed and I have returned from
my holidays. I hope you all managed to keep up to date by using all the
links that I left you ---
RLCGA Hot Club News
West Scotland Ladies
Golf News and the West Vets
Thanks go to Fiona Roger (Ranfurly Castle) and
Lorraine Morrow (Erskine) for contributing while I was away.
Karyn Burns has given you all a new golfing tip for June . It is
all about pitching --- a critical part of you game. Read all about it in
the Golf Tips Page
Monday 11th June : Some RLCGA members play in Mid West Vets match
|Carol Fell (Ranfurly Castle) Jennifer Graham (Haggs
Castle) Sandra Gilchrist (Whitecraigs) Anne Mackellar (Whitecraigs and
Sheila Shaw (Lochwinnoch) all played in the West Vets v Midlands match
today at Alloa Golf Club. Midlands were the winners 4-3 in a closely
contested match. To read all about and see some photos of the day,
go to the West
Sunday 10th June 2007: Megan wins the Munross Trophy
|RLCGA County Champion Megan Briggs, (Kilmacolm)
became one of the youngest winners of the Munross Trophy over
the Montrose Links medal course today.
Megan, had scores of 70 and 73 for a total of 143 against a combined CSS
of 146 (73 both rounds) to win the SLGA Order of Merit event by
two shots from another teenage county champion from the West, Pamela
Pretswell (Bothwell Castle), the Lanarkshire women’s title-holder.
Pamela, three shots behind Megan after the first round, could make up
only one of them with a second-round 72 for 146.
Lesley Hendry (Routenburn) won the best second-round gross award with a
74 (better inward half).
LEADING FINAL TOTALS (CSS 73 73)
143 M Briggs (Kilmacolm) 70 73.
145 P Pretswell (Bothwell Castle) 73 72.
146 M Thomson (McDonald Ellon) 74 72.
149 J Carthew (Ladybank) 76 73, K Harper (Inverness) 73 76, C MacDonald
(Gullane Ladies) 75 74.
153 E Fairnie (Dunbar) 79 74.
156 E Lowery-Gold (Eaton) 77 79, A Hunter (Monifieth) 80 76, L Hendry (Routenburn)
158 J Jenkins (Ralston) 81 77.
159 A Bushby (Strathmore) 77 82, D Dewar (Monifieth) 78 81, F Blair (Monifieth)
162 L Rolland (Dunfermline) 80 82.
163 R Rankin (Lanark) 82 81, J Grubb (Montrose Mercantile Ladies) 83 80.
164 J Linklater (Largs) 81 83, J Meldrum (Dullatur) 84 80.
167 M Easton (Dalmahoy) 81 86.
170 A Niven (Crieff) 82 88.
172 F Sinclair (Carnoustie Caledonia) 86 86.
178 C Easton (Dalmahoy) 89 89.
Thursday 7th June : Dorothy Belch wins the June Medal at Lochwinnoch
and Lorraine Morrow is the Medal Finals winner
|The June Medal was played today over Lochwinnoch
Cathy Morton (Eastwood) was the winner of the Handicap Scr
- 12 group with a net 75 and Dorothy Belch (Skelmorlie) was the
winner of the handicap 13 and upwards group and overall winner of the
June Medal with a net 74
Lorraine Morrow (Erskine) had the best scratch of the day and was
also the Medal Finals Winner
To see all the winners and print off your handicap exchange
letter go to the