Angela wins as Chris takes lead at Tarbert

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The first round of the Fyne Tankard took place on Tarbert golf course on Saturday April 10.

In identical conditions to those experienced by fellow golfers up the road in Lochgilphead, players at Glenralloch witnessed four seasons in a day.

The competition attracted a good number of members, though some still seem to be waiting for the cuckoo before making an appearance.

Chris Smyth took the first round lead with a nett 64, followed by Bruce McLean and Graham Prentice on 65. There are a plenty players within a few strokes of the leader, so it will be all to play for in the second round.

The best scratch score on the day went to Iain Macalister on 75. This Saturday, April 17, the gents contest the April Medal with the ladies’ April Medal on Sunday.

Lady members gathered on Sunday April 11 for the High Handicap Cup, which saw Angela Vernel take the honours with a nett 67, followed by Sheena Ferguson in second with 68 and Seona Martin third on 70.

Members are asked to use the SGU booking app when entering competitions.