GRAEME MacKechnie secured his first silverware of the season with victory in the Cowan Cup at Dalmally Golf Club on Sunday. Entering the second round four shots behind overnight leader Martin O’Keefe, MacKechnie returned a highly creditable net 62 to add to his first round 65, allowing him to overturn the deficit and record a three-shot win.
Ladies results (net scores): Braigh Quaich and medal - 1 Caroline Manson 68; 2 Sheila Tollan 69; 3 Lily McKay 70. Club championship round two and medal - 1 Lily McKay 63; 2 Ann Munro 68; 3 Colleen Brown 69.
The club’s popular gents opens are being run again in July with a swap in dates this year. First up is the open singles on Sunday July 3 followed on Sunday July 24 by the three-man open Stableford.
Entries can be lodged via the club’s website at www.dalmallygolfclub.co.uk.
THE TEAM of Neil Armour, Duncan Forgrieve and Willie McAdam won the three-man Stableford at Glencruitten on Saturday with a score of 109 points. Graeme Darling, Sean Dunstaffnage and Cameron Milne were second with 104 points. Alan Jamieson, David MacLean and Steven McCuish were third with 99 points.
On Sunday the McVitie Price took place with Neil Armour and Bunt Menassa winning with a score of 85 – 21 = 64. Kirsty MacKenzie and Malcolm MacKillop were second with a score of 87 – 19 =68.
On Saturday the championship first round and George Smith first round takes place and a Stableford on Tuesday.
RESULTS: Morley Hedley Trophy played Wednesday June 8 - 1 A Sharp, R Shaw, D Livingstone net 43; 2 D.Brown, R Sammels, R MacLean net 46; 3 M Hastie, E Sammels, J MacGhie net 48.
Loganair Trophy played Sunday June 12 - 1 G Hamilton net 50; 2 R Shaw net 51; 3 A MacLean net 54.
RESULTS from the Trevor Allen Mixed Scramble played Sunday June 12 - 1 Hilary Currie, David Currie, Andy Ronald, Taynuilt 53 (11) BIH; 2 Anne Weavind, Mark Grant, Richard Bergant, Taynuilt: 53 (10); 3 Robbie MacLarty, Mary Phillips, Donna Campbell, Seil, 54 (8)
Longest drive: ladies at the 7th and 16th - Wilma Frew, Glencruitten; gents at the 1st and 10th - Andy Ronald, Taynuilt.
Nearest the pin: ladies at the 6th and 15th - Mary Phillips, Seil; gents at the 3rd and 12th - Kevin Mills, Taynuilt.
Prizewinners fromthe Trevor Allen Mixed Scramble at Taynuilt Golf Club