Sunday 26 June 2016

Day 2 Jamboree

Although the extremely wet conditions made play difficult, a better day was had by the Borders today with a 5-4 victory against Galloway.

(Borders team first)
Morning Foursomes (1-2)
Tara Mactaggart & Julie Birdsall lost to Katie Wright & Maria Cowan  4&2
Judith Anderson & Leanne Wilson lost to Tracy Milligan & Gwen Robson 4&3
Isla Craigie & Fiona Ker beat Shiela McMurtie & Addi Shamash 5&4

Afternoon Singles (4-2)
Tara Mactaggart lost to Katie Wright 1 hole
Fiona Ker beat Tracy Milligan 4&3
Judith Anderson beat Gwen Robson 5&4
Julie Birdsall beat Maria Cowan 1 hole
Leanne Wilson lost to Addi Shamash 5&3
Isla Craigie beat Shiela McMurtie 1 hole

Galloway play Dumfries tomorrow

Saturday 25 June 2016

Day 1 Jamboree

Dumfries vs Borders (Saturday)
A very hot and muggy morning at Dumfries & County Golf Club saw the match tied after the morning foursomes, with some great golf played by both sides.  Unfortunately, the Border Ladies were beaten in the afternoon singles matches by 5 - 1,

Foursomes (1 1/2 - 1 1/2)
Julie Birdsall & Tara Mactaggart halved vs Rachel Walker & Jordana Graham
Sharon Paterson & Leanne Wilson lost  Dianne MacDonald & Mirren Fraser 2&1
Judith Anderson & Isla Craigie beat Katie Malcolm & Lynda Robertson 5&3

Singles (1-5)
Tara Mactaggart lost to Dianne Macdonald 4&3
Judith Anderson lost to Rachel Walker 7&6
Julie Birdsall lost to Mirren Fraser 7&6
Isla Craigie lost to Katie Malcolm 4&3
Sharon Paterson lost to Jordana Graham 7&6
Leanne Wilson BEAT Margaret McGregor 5&3

Borders play Galloway tomorrow (Sunday)

Sunday 12 June 2016

Team Tournament Results

14 teams from all over the Borders played at Minto today.  Those who played in the morning had the worst of the weather to contend with the rain clearing in the afternoon.

Longest drive at 9th
Silver      Tara Mactaggart (Minto1)
Bronze    Sheila Horsburgh (Peebles

Nearest the Pin at 17th
Silver      Fiona Ker (Roxburghe)
Bronze    Doreen Pringle (Kelso)

CSS 72

246  Selkirk 1   Carol Purves, Martine Pow,  Alison Rutherford, Diane Cassidy

218  Hirsel 2 - Mandy Lunn, Rineke Sangster, Rachael Wigmore, Karen McKinlay

SELKIRK 1 - Diane Cassidy & Alison Rutherford
(missing Carol Purves & Martine Pow)
HIRSEL2 - Mandy Lunn, Karen McKinley
Rineke Sangster & Rachael Wigmore

Other scores
Gross (handicap)
Roxburghe  251 (226)
Torwoodlee 262 (223)
Minto 1  266 (236)
Kelso  271 (225)
Melrose  273 (232)
Peebles  278 (224)
Duns 2  279 (231)
Selkirk 2  280 (236)
Duns1   283 (229)
Hirsel 1   284 (228)
Minto 3  301 (231)
Minto 2  315 (240)

Many thanks to Minto Golf Club for allowing us courtesy today.

entries to Denise Richards email - or mobile 07867 958007

Wednesday 8 June 2016

Team Tournament - Minto Sunday 12th June - Draw

Ladies just a reminder for all players please ensure you have your CDH number with you as this will help us process the results.

There will be a raffle on the day so please if each team could bring something for the table that would be fantastic.

0930.   Claire Howden (T)          Carol Allott. (M1).          Gillian Lithgow (T)
0937.    Jean Beattie (S2).          Lynne Flannigan (R).      Lily Towers (M1)
0944.    Eve Rafferty (S2).          Sandra McCarthy (R).    Carol Purves (S1)
0951.    Mary Towers(M1).        Jill Hodge (D1).                Diane Johnston (D1)
0958.    Jacqui Preston (D2).    Lorraine Tait (D2).          Gillian Herriot (K)
1005.    Julie Birdsall (R).            Anne Woods (D1).          Martine Pow (S1)
1012.    Riz McGuille (D2).        Leanne Wilson (K).          Margaret Wilkinson (K)
1033.    Shelia Horsburgh (P).    Lorna Rutherford (P).      Roz Roxburgh (S2)
1040.    Diane Keddie (P).          Anne Allen (S2)                Doreen Pringle (K)

1322.    Janet Shirra Gibb (Me)    Christine McLain (H1). 
1329.    Fiona Ker (R).                Francis Falconer (Me).    Venetia Scott (T)
1336.    Janet Brown (Me)            Alison Smith. (H1).          Janet Whiteford (Me)
1343.    Isabel Nisbet (H1).          Mandy Lunn (H2).          Linda Geetons (M2)
1400.    Helen Payne (H1).            Joyce Michie (M1).          Rineke Sangster (H2)
1414.    Rachael Wigmore (H2).    Mary Glendinning (M1).  Margaret Blackie (M1)
1421.    Ingrid Swan (D1).              Liz Layhe (D2).                Karen McKinlay (H2)
1428.    Helen Todd (M1).              Lynn Bruce (M1).            Alison Rutherford (S1)
1435.    Marion King (M1).              Diane Cassidy (S1).        Flora Kerr (M1)
1442.    Tara MacTaggart (M1).      Lorraine White (T).        Denise Richards (P)

P = Peebles. H = Hirsel.  D= Duns.  M= Minto.  S =Selkirk    Me =Melrose    T=Torwoodlee
R=Roxburghe.  K=Kelso

Please contact me (Denise) if you have any problems 07867958007
See you all on Sunday bring the good weather please

Saturday 4 June 2016

Scottish Ladies Championship

2015 and 2016 Border Ladies Champion Tara Mactaggart has been playing at the Scottish Ladies this week at West Kilbride Golf Club.
With 2 solid rounds under par, she finished 4th qualifier for the matchplay event.
On Thursday morning, Stirling student and Minto member Tara beat Samantha Leslie (Kemnay) 2 &1 in the first round, she then played defending champion Clara Young (North Berwick)in the afternoon winning at the 19th hole in a very close match,
On Friday she won her morning quarter-final match against Susan Wood (Drumpellier) 4&3 to set up a semi final in the afternoon against past champion Gabrielle MacDonald (Craigielaw). Tara's run in the competition this year came to an end when she was eventually beaten 2&1 in another close game,

Well done Tara