18 May – Ladies McBride Trophy – Round 1
There was a good turnout for the first round of the McBride Trophy and the fine spell of good weather saw some good scores returned. Dorothy Wilson had an excellent 67 net to take the top spot. Cynthia Tuckerman and Deirdre Taylor shared the runner up slot as both returned a 68 net. All to play for next Tuesday in the 2nd round of the competition!
19 May – Kirk Rosebowl
David Condie Gross 79 Hcap 12 Net 67, David Russell Gross 77 Hcap 9 Net 68 & Gordon McLagan Gross 77 Hcap 8 Net 69
Angus Wragg Gross 81 Hcap 18 Net 63, Tug Wilson Gross 83 Hcap 16 Net 67 & Calum Murray Gross 89 Hcap 22 Net 67
2s sweep at the 15th – 5 players each taking home £21.28. Congrats to A Florence, T Wilson, L Jervis, A Bowman and B Lee.
Qualifiers this week are Angus Wragg, Calum Murray, David Condie and Tug Wilson.
20 May – Linlithgowshire Seniors League v Greenburn (Away)
The Seniors need to dig deep and come back with some wins following a draw against Greenburn proceeding a defeat with Linlithgow the previous week.
20 May – Gents Summer League v Uphall (Away)
Unfortunately the Gents team suffered their first defeat away to Uphall 5 – 1.
Uphall is always a difficult place to go to and try and win.
Playing in tough weather conditions most of the matches were tight but unfortunately only 1 went our way, which was Sid Curran winning 3&2.
20 May – Ladies MCLGA V Comiston (Home)
Harburn’s Midlothian team played their first team match of the season. Harburn’s team of Jennifer Bryans, Linda Boyle, Anne Stokes, Aileen Kennedy and Dorothy Wilson, had an excellent 4-1 win at home against Comiston Ladies. Well done!
22 May – Storry Cup – Round 1
135 players in the field.
David Black Gross 80 Hcap 17 Net 63, Joey Strickland Gross 78 Hcap 14 Net 64, Ross Heeps Gross 86 Hcap 20 Net 66 & Calum Murray Gross 88 Hcap 22 Net 66
The 2’s sweep saw 9 winners each winning £11.73. Well done to C Curran, S Galvin, B Rooney, S Johnston, M Cassaly, B Rice, S Campbell, N Henderson & A Henderson.
Special shout out to Michael Cassaly, a long standing Harburn member, on getting his first hole in one on the 15th. Fantastic and very many congratulations! Prizes coming your way 😊
23 May – Storry Cup – Round 2
Jamie Rankin Gross 92 Hcap 25 Net 67, Walter Davidson Gross 91 Hcap 23 Net 68 & Lindsay Steele Gross 78 Hcap 9 Net 69
5 scooping sweep money at the 15th – good going C Clark, K Conway, T Laird, W Saunders & D Harris each winning £12.96
CONGRATULATIONS to Joey Strickland with the score of 135 (64, 71) winning a countback with Calum Murray by having the lowest score in any round. Commiserations to Calum.
Qualifiers for the Richardson Cup Matchplay
Joey Strickland 135, Calum Murray 135, David Black 138, Walter Davidson 139, Stuart Tidy 139, Neil Hogarth 139, Lindsay Steele 139, William Saunders 139, Karl Conway 140, Ross Heeps 141, Brian Lee 142, Stewart McKay 143, John Daniel Brett 143, Stuart Stirling 144, Tony Lang 144 & Dougie Masterton 144