Midlands Golfers Alliance underway

Generic golf pic
Generic golf pic

The Midland Golfers’ Alliance held their first meeting at Thornton Golf Club.

Gary Tough, Edzell (+2), started his campaign with a fine one under par score of 69 to win the scratch prize. There was a tie for the handicap prize with Steven Paterson, Lundin (4), and Brian Main, St. Andrews (14) both scoring 70.

The second meeting was held at Muckhart Golf Club in Clackmannanshire. Craig Armstrong, Burtisland (AP), led the way in the scratch with a one under par score of 70. Robert Mackie, Thornton (7) won the handicap prize with a fine net score of 69.

Leading scratch scores were:- 70, C. Armstrong, Burntisland (AP); 71, S. McKendrick, Dunkeld (Scr); 73, M. Pirie, Pitlochry (P); G. Tough, Edzell (+2).

Leading handicap scores were:- 69, R. Mackie Thornton (7); 70, D. Wilson Monifieth (6); 71, R. Baldie Crieff (7); S. Mckendrick, Dunkeld (Scr).

The qualifiers for the JTC Kitchens Express Championship are G. Tough, S. Paterson, K. Bruce, C. Armstrong J. Paisley, S. McKendrick, M. Pirie, N. Cameron.

Qualifiers for the McQueen Shield are R. Mackie, S. Paterson and B. Main.