Golf Balls clear at top

GOLF Balls emphasised their status as Division One pool champions with a 10-2 home victory over Stag on Tuesday night. They are now seven points clear at the top.

In Division Two, the title has gone to Kinloch, whose 8-4 win at home to 19TH Hole puts them five points clear at the top with only one match remaining.

Division One

Results: Corner 6, Craw’s Nest 6; Golf Balls 10, Stag 2.

Placings

P W L D Pts

Golf Balls 13 11 0 2 35

Taymouth Kinners 13 9 3 1 28

Craw’s Nest 13 7 2 4 25

Stag 13 7 2 4 25

Corner 14 5 7 2 17

Division Two

Results: Dalhousie 5, Golf Inn 7; Kinloch 8, 19TH Hole 4.

Placings

P W L D Pts

*Kinloch 13 7 4 2 20

Stag Potters 13 4 6 3 15

19TH Hole 14 4 7 3 15

Golf Inn 13 4 7 2 14

*Dalhousie 13 1 11 1 1

* three points deducted

Tuesday’s fixture: Dave Leadingham Memorial Cup, final - Taymouth Kinners v Kinloch, at Kinloch.

Draw and venues for the open singles second round on Wednesday, May 11, 8 p.m. start:

At Craw’s Nest - S. Fairweather, Golf Inn, v S. McAllister, Golf Balls; R. Griffin, Stag, v Ewan Pardoe, Stag Potters.

At Corner - A. McEwan, 19TH Hole, v E. Smith, Corner; S. Liness, Craw’s Nest, v S. Ogilvie, Corner.

At Stag - B. Edwards, Corner, v D. Elder, Golf Balls; D. Watt, Golf Inn, v I. Evans, Golf Balls.

At 19TH Hole - C. Martin, 19TH Hole, v S. Mudie, Golf Inn; G. Pearson, Stag Potters, v G. Sandilands, 19TH Hole, or I. McAulay, Dalhousie.

Ties in the open triples first round are to be played on or before next Sunday, May 15. Venues to be decided between players. The draw is:

M. Greaves, G. Pearson and S. Sutherland, Stag Potters, v S. Ogilvie, S. Morris and A. Smith, Corner; S. McAllister, G. Singer and D. Elder, Golf Balls, v B. Edwards, M. Driscoll and E. Smith, Corner; M. Farquhar, D. Cheape and A. Christie, Golf Inn, v K. Gosling, G. Gosling and J. Stewart, Dalhousie, or B. Leahy, G. Torrie and R. Torrie, Taymouth Kinners; B. Keillor, M. Keenan and I. McAulay, Dalhousie, v I. Fraser, L. Brown and K. Craib, Craw’s Nest.

Results in both competitions to be telephoned to Corner Hotel, 856291.