Midland Golfers’ Alliance returns

The Midland Golfers’ Alliance resumed last week following a festive break with a meeting at Lundin Links in Fife.

There was a three-way tie for first place in the scratch with Alistair Webster (Edzell), Gary Tough (Edzell) and Willie Hutton (Pitlochry) all scoring a level par 71. Hutton also won the handicap prize.

Leading scratch scores were as follows:-

71, A. Webster (P), Edzell; G. Tough (+1), Edzell; W. Hutton (1) Pitlochry; 72, P. Brookes (P), Pitreavie; 73, R. Walker (P), Lundin; 75, S. Craig (P), Germany; R. McGuigan (3), Monifieth; J. Smith, (3), Charleton; 76, K. Bruce (1), Edzell.

The leading handicap scores were as follows:-

70, W.Hutton (1), Pitlochry; 71, D. Thomson (5), Downfield; 72, G. Tough (+1), Edzell; G. Wilkie (14) Muckhart; R. McGuigan (3), Monifieth; J. Smith (3), Charleton.

The qualifiers for the JTC Kitchen Express Midland Golfers’ Alliance Championship in April at Monifieth Links are J. Smith, A. Martin, T. McIntyre and H. Salmond. The qualifier for the JTC Kitchen Express McQueen Shield at Monifieth Links in April is W. Hutton.