Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Bad weather on 2nd Day of the Spanish Senior Doubles cause High Scoring

Baberton's Pamela Williamson and her Canadian playing partner, Diane Williams, failed to maintain a title challenge over today's last round of the Spanish international senior women's amateur doubles golf championship at Santa Ponsa Golf Club, Majorca.
On a day of bad weather, when even the winners, the Spanish pair of Cristina Marsans and Caralina Castillejo, scored as high as an 85 for 157, Williamson and Williams slipped from joint second overnight to a final placing of joint seventh alongside Vicky Thomas (Wales) and Sheena McElroy (Ireland) on 161.
Williamson and Williams had a second-round 87 and Thomas and McElroy an 84.
Lesley Johnston (Gullane Ladies) and Suzanne Cadden (Cardoss) finished joint 24th with an 84 for 172.
The all-Gullane Ladies combination of Susan Penman and Dorothy Thomson had a 93 for 175 and finished 26th.
Barbara Biggart (North Berwick) and Janice Paterson (Drumpellier) returned a 96 for 181 and a share of 31st place.
Par 144 (2x72)
157 Cristina Marsans and Catalina Castillejo (Spa) 72 85.
158 Mar Corcostegui and Beatriz Juanco (Spa) 77 81.
Selected totals
161 Pamela Williamson (Sco) and Diane Williams (Can) 74 87, Vicky Thomas (Wal) and Sheena McElroy (Ire) 77 84 (T7).
172 Lesley Johnston and Suzanne Cadden (Sco) 78 84 (T24).
175 Susan Penman and Dorothy Thomson (Sco) 82 93 (26th).
181 Barbara Biggart and Janice Paterson (Sco) 85 96 (T31).