Joint-fourth for Katy

CARNOUSTIE’S Katy McNicoll finished joint fourth in the Parador Malaga 36-hole golf tournament last Saturday, making it her highest finish on the Spanish Banesto Tour.

Katy had 74s in both rounds, for a four-over-par 148, five shots behind the winner, Italy’s Alessandra Averna, who had 70 and 73 rounds.

In her first round she had two birdies and four bogeys compared with 16 pars and two bogeys in her final round.

Midlands results

LAST Thursday, the Midland Golfers’ Alliance held a competition over Montrose Medal course.

Falkirk Tryst assistant professional Craig Matheson shot a four-under-par 66 to win by a shot from four other players. Monifieth pro Lee Sutherland narrowly missed out on the prizes with a two-under 68.

In the handicap section, Chris Westland, Alloa, (10) took first prize with a net 63. Best placed local player was Monifieth’s S. Hills, who tied fourth with a net 68, playing off 8.

Leading scores were:

Scratch

66 - C. Matheson (AP), Falkirk Tryst.

67- P. Jamieson (P), Dunblane New; G. Brown (AP), Montrose; K. Hutton (P), Downfield; W. Hutton, Pitlochry.

68 - R. Stewart, Tulliallan; L. Sutherland (P), Monifieth.

69 - G. Tough, Edzell; A. Webster (P), Edzell.

70 - S. Cargill, Arbroath.

Handicap

63 - C. Westland, Alloa, (10).

66 - W. Bell, Tulliallan, (6).

67 - W. Hutton, Pitlochry, (Scr).

68 - S. Hills, Monifieth, (8); W. Hutton, Pitlochry, (Scr); R. Brownhill, Edzell, (5).

69 - G. Tough, Edzell, (Scr); R. Redpath, Scotscraig, (5); D. Thomson, Downfield, (6); B. Webster, Edzell, (3).

Qualifiers for the JTC Interiors Express MGA Championship at Carnoustie in April were B. Webster, Edzell, W. Bell, Tulliallan, and C. Westland, Alloa.

McQueen Shield qualifier was C. Westland, Alloa.

Next week’s meeting at Crieff on Thursday, March 15, includes the J.B. Motor Company team competition. Tee-times are from 8.30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Men/boys defeat ladies

IN THE third and final match of their winter series at Monifieth on Sunday, an Angus County Men/Boys’ select defeated Angus Ladies 6-0.

Results: men/boys first – Connor Cook/Calum McKay beat Jessica Meek/Claire Penman 3 and 2; Callum Rennie/Gavin Petrie beat Jackie Brown/Heather Munro 3 and 2; William Bremner/Josh McKenna beat Ann Ramsay /Katie Reid 5 and 4; Tom Ogilvie/John Miller beat Ailsa Summers/Ashley Smith 4 and 3; Scott Smith/George Sampson beat Kathleen Sutherland/Claire Robertson 3 and 2; Alex McKay/Josh Norrie beat Frances Miller/Ashley Alston 4 and 3.

Hole-in-one.

DAVID Comb achieved a hole in one on the 11th hole at Panmure last Wednesday. The club used was a nine iron. His playing partners were Stuart Booth and Ian McGill.

Winter Leagues

Broughty Club

RESULTS, CSS 65; Division 1. – G. Westwater (12) 42; A. McCabe (4) 39; I. Matthew (5), R. Shepherd (9), C. Myles (11) 37. Division 2. – D. Kilcullen (17) 37; J. Elder (19), R. Mooney (15) 35.

Carnoustie Golf Club: week 20 - Games cancelled due to bad weather at tee-off time.

Monifieth Club

RESULTS – I Hutcheon/D. Eastaugh beat M. Brown/G. Smith 2 and 1; N. Anderson/R. Liddell beat S. Hills/J. Ferrie 1 hole; K. Hutton/A. Reid res. beat E. Radley/L. Munro res. 2 up; A. Carlyle/I. Hall beat D. Mitchell/M. McBride 1 up; P. Gardiner/W. Miller beat F. Blyth/K. Scott 1 up; D. Smart/F. Anderson res. halved with B. Stevenson/B. Rose. Scratch: I. Hutcheon 64; W. Stevenson, C. Hutcheon, N. Anderson 65. Handicap: K. Hutton (5), F. Anderson (10) 60; B. Rose (7) 64.

Placings

P W L D Pts

A. Carlyle 20 13 6 1 46

B. Stevenson 20 11 7 2 44

W. Rose 20 10 6 4 44

J. Ferrie 20 12 7 1 43

D. Eastaugh 20 10 7 3 42

E. Radley 20 10 7 3 41

M. McBride 20 10 8 2 41

N.J. Anderson 20 9 7 4 41

I. Hall 20 10 9 1 39

F. Blyth 20 8 5 7 39

W. Miller 20 10 8 2 38

M. Brown 20 10 9 1 38

K. Hutton 20 8 9 3 37

I. Kelly 20 8 8 4 37

K. Scott 20 8 9 3 37

C. Goodall 20 7 9 4 35

D. Smart 20 6 11 3 35

P. Gardiner 20 5 9 6 34

I. Kidd 20 7 9 4 33

I.C. Hutcheon 20 8 11 1 33

D. Mitchell 20 10 9 1 31

G.A. Smith 20 5 11 4 31

S. Hills 20 4 12 4 31

R. Liddell 20 5 11 4 31

Grange Golf Club

PLACINGS: M. Smith 36 points; A. Todd 35; E Falconer 34.

Monifieth Ladies

PLACINGS: P. Wicksted 28 points; J. Farish 21 bl2; S. Taylor 21.

Club returns

Carnoustie Golf Club: Saturday March 3, Championship Course, strokeplay 13 holes, 2/3 handicap, CSS N/Q, all one class – R.A. Goodman (3) 52; J. Farrell (5), M. Shepherd (2) 54. Burnside Course, Strokeplay 14 Holes, 3/4 Handicap CSS N/Q all one class – G. Begg (11) 50; R. Kirk (10), E. Peebles (6) 52. Buddon Links, strokeplay, 18 holes, CSS N/Q, all one class – no scores returned.

Sunday March 4: Championship Course, strokeplay, 13 holes, 2/3 handicap, CSS N/Q, all one class - J.M. Downie (4) 54; R. Kirk (9) 55; D. Adams (5), S. Beattie (9) 57. Burnside Course, strokeplay, 14 holes, 3/4 handicap, CSS N/Q, all one class – no scores returned. Buddon Links, strokeplay, 18 holes, CSS N/Q, all one class – R. McKie (15) 66; B. Ransford (13) 67; R.A. Golden (14), R.J. Knight (7) 68.

Broughty: Medal, CSS 70 – G. Prendiville (13) 41; A. McGlashan (13), B. Fenton (12), R. McLean (23) 39. Saturday Medal, CSS 73 – D. Ramsay (3) 41; P. Manley (11) 37; J. Elder (19) 35. Sunday Medal, CSS 72 – S. Narsapur (11) 36; D. Kidd (13), G. Thomson (5) 33. Mail on Sunday Team Classic – Broughty 1.5, Logie 3.5. Daily Mail Foursomes – Broughty (M. Lindsay/G. Irvine) beat Drumoig 2 holes.

Carnoustie Ladies’ Caledonia: Burnside Course, Stableford – M. Brown (13) 37 points; C. Healey (12) 35 bih. 9 holes Half Handicap – S. Findlay (16) 17 points; M. Robinson (16) 15.

Ladies’ Panmure Monifieth: Medal stroke – D. Gailey 84; R. Meldrum 87. Ashludie stroke – M. McGregor 72; E. Stewart 77; M. Syewart 78.

Monifieth: Wednesday Winter League, stableford – S. Hills (1) 39 points; G. Smith (8), A. McClymont (9) 38; D. Mitchell (1), B. Rose (5), I. Nicoll (8) 37.

Carnoustie Golf Club: Tuesday March 6, Buddon Links Stableford CSS N/Q, all one class – P.F. Howlett (9), R.E. McKinlay (9) 40 pts; R. McKie (15) 39; C.A. Fox (8), R. Kirk (13) 38.

Grange Golf Club Monifieth: Saturday Stableford CSS N/Q, Section 1. – R. Dodds (8) 38; R. Wallace (11) 36 bih; L. Grubb (4) 36 bih. Section 2. – G. Davie (24) 38; B. Wicksted (19) 36 bih; D.I. Parrott (19) 36. Sunday Stableford CSS N/Q, Section 1. – G. McGinnis (5) 42; L. Grubb (4) 35. Section 2. – R. Chia (15) 37; C. Purvey (13) 29.