Whiting Bay Golf Club
Sunday August 5, The Lifeboat Stableford. A decent field of 18 played in the Lifeboat, the last of the charity support opens of 2018. Taking advantage of the benign course conditions, scoring was good and CSS went down to 62/37 Stableford points. 1 Craig Dewar 13, 37pts ACB, 2 Stan Rainey 11, 37 ACB, 3 Douglas Auld 19, 37, 4 Craig Simpson 9, 36. Magic twos came from Douglas Auld @4th, Colin Nisbet @7th and Stan Rainey @17th.
Sunday August 5, The RNLI Stableford. A total of four played in the ladies RNLI Stableford. CSS stayed at 64/36 points and there were no magic twos. 1 Lynda Blair 29, 37pts, 2 Fran Hadden 32, 33 ACB.
Wednesday August 8, The McNicol Cup. A total of 30 played in the McNicol, one of the oldest and most prestigious trophies. Conditions were good although a stiffening breeze later in the day may have contributed to the CSS going out to 65. Nicol Auld beat that comfortably to win on 62. 1 Nicol Auld 6, 62 and lowest gross, 2 Ryan Armstrong 9, 63, 3 Jamie Macpherson 6, 64, 4 Scott Murray 11, 65. Magic twos from Gus Macleod @2nd, Sandy Kelso @4th and Scott Murray @5th.
Wednesday August 8, The McNicola. A total of six played in the McNicola, the ladies answer to the McNicol, played as a Stableford. CSS stayed at 64/36 points and there were no Magic twos. 1 Elizabeth Rankin 29, 37pts, 2 Carol Simpson 22, 36, 3 Lynda Blair 26, 35.
Fixtures: Sunday August 19, Kilbride Challenge at Lamlash. Wednesday August 22, Summer Trophy. Saturday August 25, Fun Texas Scramble at 12noon. There is still time to join in, see Facebook and club website for full details.
Ruairidh Scullion won the Archie Hunter cup in the Junior Open at Corrie.