National final win for Margaret and Sheila
Dumfriesshire golfers, Margaret McGregor from Lochmaben and Sheila Townsley from Dumfries and County, won the Commonwealth Spoons Grand Final at Alyth Golf Club on Monday.
In the foursomes format, the pair representing Dumfriesshire 1 had a net score of 72.5 off 13.5 of a combined handicap to head a field of 44 pairs who qualified via various regional competitions.
They won by 0.5 of a stroke from runnersup Ayrshire 1, Margaret Dalziel and Emma Thomson, both Loudoun Gowf Club members who scored 73 off 16. Renfrewshire 3, Marilyn Muir and Muriel Young of Old Ranfurly also had a total of 73 off 13 but they were placed third after a countback.
Delighted Margaret McGregor (left) and Sheila Townsley were the winners of the Commonwealth Spoons at Alyth