Tuesday, April 15, 2014

SPRING MEETING 2014 -- JANICE PATERSON IS THE OVERALL WINNER

The Spring Meeting was held today, Tuesday, April 15th, at Kilmacolm GC.
At long last we actually played in Spring-like conditions, but although the weather was glorious, the scoring was less so,  Only one lady was under par - very well played Janice!

Results : SSS 72       CSS 75   REDUCTION ONLY

SCRATCH:       Janice Paterson (Drumpellier)                 77

1st SILVER:      Janice Paterson  (Drumpellier)                                    77 - 6   71
2nd SILVER:     Helen Robertson (Douglas Park)            87 -12 -75 bih
3rd SILVER:      Jennifer Mack (Haggs Castle)                82 -7 - 75

1st BRONZE:    Jean Irvine (Ranfurly Castle)                   96 -21 - 75 bih
2nd BRONZE:   Margaret Gray (Old Ranfurly)                96 -21 - 75

SUPER VET:    Willeen McCallum (Whitecraigs)             98 - 18 -80

Looking for all the results then CLICK HERE

Next on the calendar is the Summer Meeting at Milngavie GC on Monday, May 12th


Monday, April 14, 2014

IRISH SENIORS BEAT SCOTS 9-3 IN MARY McKENNA TROPHY MATCH

The Irish Team and the Scottish Vets
FROM COLIN FARQUHARSON

Ireland seniors beat the Scottish Vets 9-3 at Donabate, Dublin today in the annual women's match for the Mary McKenna Trophy.
The Irish led 3-1 from the first-day foursomes and clinched overall victory by taking the singles 6-2.

FOURSOMES (3-1
Irish names first
Suzanne Corcoran and Mary McLaren bt Sheena Wood and Mary Smith 1 hole
Gertie McMullen and Violet McBride bt Lorna Bennett and Fiona De Vries I hole
Sheena McIlroy and Carol Wickham bt May Hughes and Anne Ryan 2 and 1
Pat Doran and Helen Jones lost to Alison Bartlett and Alex Glennie 4 and 3

SINGLES (6-2)
Pat Doran lost to Fiona De Vries 2 and 1.
Violet McBride bt May Hughes 3 and 2.
Gertie Mcjullen bt Lorna Bennett 4 and 3.
Carol Wickham bt Alex Glennie 2 holes
Sheena McElroy bt Alison Bartlett 2 and 1.
Helen Jones lost to Sheena Wood 1 hole
Mary McLaren halved with Mary Smith
Suzanne Corcoran halved with Ann Ryan.

Spring Meeting at Kilmacolm Tuesday 15th April, 2014

Our first Meeting of 2014 takes place tomorrow at Kilmacolm and if we believe the weather forecast, it looks as though we are in for a sunny day. Now wouldn't that be something? The Draw has been altered slightly due to cancellations and can be viewed on the Web.  If anyone needs to contact Marion Stewart tomorrow, her Mobile Phone No. is as follows:-
07904765190.
Look forward to seeing everyone tomorrow and hope you are all swinging well!!

Morag M. Key,
Secretary.

Monday, March 31, 2014

SPRING MEETING

Your Committee looks forward to welcoming members to the first competition of the season.

New for 2014 are the latest range of sweaters at the extremely competitive price of £42.
Try on one of the samples, place your order with Julie Will and collect your new swanky sweater at the Summer meeting. (Alternatively, buy one from the old stock and wear it straight away!)

Hoping the sun shines at Kilmacolm and we all play well!

Sunday, March 30, 2014

SPRING MEETING DRAW AT KILMACOLM IS NOW AVAILABLE

Kilmacolm Golf Club
The West Vets draw for the Spring Meeting at Kilmacolm Golf Club on Tuesday 15th April has now been done
CLICK HERE to get your time.
Alternatively you will find the draw sheet on by clicking the link on the RHS of this website that says  Entry Form and draws for 2014 Competitions

Saturday, March 29, 2014

WEST VETS CAPTAIN ANNA INTERVIEWED ON BBC SCOTLAND

West Vets Captain Anna Telfer gave an excellent interview on BBC Radio -- Wednesday 26th March.

She then was on the radio with LGU Chief Executive -- Shona Malcolm on Saturday 29th March  -- Well done Anna -- you were brilliant. -- Unfortunately if you did not listen to the link on this website it is now no longer available.

Friday, March 14, 2014

SCOTTISH VETS TEAM ANNOUNCED - WEST VETS ALEX AND MAY ARE SELECTED.

The Scottish Vets team selected to play in the annual match against an Irish Senior Select in the Mary McKenna Perpetual Trophy is as follows:

Alison Bartlett (Highland)
Lorna Bennett (Midland)
Fiona de Vries (Midland)
Alex Glennie (West)
May Hughes (West)
Anne Ryan (Highland)
Mary Smith (Highland)
Sheena Wood (North)
Captain Noreen Fenton
Vice-Captain Kathleen Sutherland
Non-travelling Reserves Margaret Tough, Linda Dyball both Midland

The match will be held April 13/14 at Donnabate Golf Club in Dublin which is the home club of golfing legend Mary McKenna.


The following is the Irish Seniors Team to play the Scottish Vets at Donabate Golf Club on 13th & 14th April

Susanne Corcoran (Portumna)
Pat Doran (Donabate)
Sheena McElroy (Grange)
Helen Jones (Royal Portrush)
Gertie McMullen (The Island)
Carol Wickham (Laytown & Bettystown)
Mary MacLaren (Wellingborough)
Violet McBride (Belvoir Park)

Captain, Mary Madden (Ballinasloe GC)

The Irish Seniors Golf Society are celebrating their 20th year and the 15th year of the match against Scotland. We are marking this occasion with a Celebration Dinner on the Sunday evening of the match. Pat Doran and myself are looking forward to welcoming both Teams to "our" Club. We would especially love to welcome any Scottish supporters who would like to join us for the occasion.

Mary Mc
Mary A McKenna MBE


Saturday, February 15, 2014

ENTRY FORMS FOR BLAIRGOWRIE 2014

Ladies, I now have the Entry Forms for the Blairgowrie Meeting in September.   Anyone wishing a Form should contact me enclosing a stamped and addressed envelope.  There is a limited number of spaces allotted to each Division and if we are oversubscribed then a ballot will be done at our Spring Meeting at Kilmacolm on Tuesday, 15th April, 2014.
Hope you are managing to keep your swings going despite the dreadful weather!

Morag Key,
Secretary.