Midweek joy for golfer David

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David Ronald took the honours in the first midweek stableford at Tarbert Golf Club, with a fantastic score of 44 points.

He was on target to break 70 for the first time but finished with a double bogey for a 71, still a great score. In second place was Sheena Ferguson with 40 points. Peter McLean jnr was third on 38 points by virtue of the better inward half.

Glorious weather on Saturday saw another large turnout of members for Dodies Cup and the first round of the President’s Cup.

Peter Bates, playing in his first competition, shot a fantastic 77-20 for a nett 57 to win Dodies Cup. Country boys Calum McLean and Duncan Johnstone were second and third respectively with nett 64.

In the President’s Cup, a 36-hole qualifier, Bruce MacNab took the lead on 70 followed by Duncan Johnstone on 73 and Peter McLean snr on 75.

This Saturday the second round of the President’s Cup takes place along with the first round of the John Reid Quaich.