Ladies Scratch League
The Muckhart Ladies Scratch Team won the 2013 Scratch League. They scored a total of 14 Team Points, 2 clear of their nearest rivals. A brilliant result........congratulations to all. That's the way to do it!
Ladies Scratch League 2013 Campaign
29th Apr: Auchterarder (h): Won 5-0
27th May: Blairgowrie (h): Won 4.5-0.5
10th Jun: Crieff (a): Won 3-2
4th July: Alyth (a): Won 4.5-0.5
8th July: Pitlochry (a): Lost 3-2
12th Aug: Craigie Hill (a) Won 3-2
20th Aug: Strathmore (h) Won 3-2
Caledonian League 2013 Campaign
Gents 50 , 6 x 4BBB handicap ties per match.
The nervous wait is over. Our nearest rivals St Michaels lost at Montrose on Monday to guarantee us promotion, while Balbirnie won their final match at home to Forfar to pip us for the title on 'goal difference' by only 1 game.
The make up of Division B is now known and in 2014 we will be facing Pitreavie, Kirriemuir, Braehead, Craigie Hill, and of course Balbirnie.
7th May: St Michaels (a): Lost 6-0
9th May: Montrose (h): Won 4-2
14th May: Leven (a): Lost 6-0
28th May: Montrose (a): Lost 4.5-1.5
7th Jun: Leven (h): Won 3.5-2.5
20th Jun: Forfar (h): Won 5.5-0.5
11th July: Balbirnie (a): Draw 3-3
5th Aug: Forfar (a): Won 5-1
15th Aug: St Michaels (h) Draw 3-3
29th Aug: Balbirnie (h) Won 6-0
Gents County Scratch Team 2013
Season over after defeats to Strathmore and Blair Atholl
16th May: Crieff (h) Won 4-1
24th May: Murrayshall (h) Won 3.5-1.5
10th Jun: Crieff (a) Lost 4-1
14th June: Murrayshall (a) Lost 3-2 Qualified for next stage
Quarter Final (2x legs)
12th July: Strathmore (a) Lost 5-0
19th July; Strathmore (h) Won 5-0 (lost sudden death play off)
Coronation Trophy (Foursomes)
21st June: Pitlochry (h) Won 3-0
22nd July: Blair Atholl (a) Lost 2-1
Ladies Dumyat League 2013 Campaign
Bronze Handicap singles ties
16th May: Braehead (h) Lost 2-1
24th Jun: Alloa (a) Won 2-1
15th Jul: Tryst (a) Won 2.5-0.5
29th Jul: Dunblane (a) Abandoned declared a draw
12th Aug: Tulliallan (h) Won 3-0
Gents Bells Trophy
5 x singles handicap matchplay
Round 1, v Strathisla (a) Won 5-0
Round 2 v Blairgowrie (a) Lost 3-2 last game last green!
Tough draw guys and well done for your efforts in 2013.
Team was Dougie Gibbons, Ross White, Frank Lindin, Fraser Walker and Andy Merrilees. Framed photo of last year's triumph is now up in the Clubhouse !
Midweek Daytime, Gents over 50s, 4 Ball matchplay handicap league, 10 fixtures, team of 12, Team Contact: Ian Barker in the temporary absence of David Reid
Home games are 12.15 for 1.00, away games to be advised along with any dress expectations.
Team for each fixture will be picked from the squad of 36 who added their name to the list on the noticeboard and players are asked to reconfirm their availability if picked.
Teams will be posted here and on the club noticeboard 2 weeks before each fixture.
Cost remains £11 (home or away) which includes welcoming hot roll and coffee and high tea after the match.
Dumyat League 2012 winners
Ladies Bronze Handicap
2012 Winning Campaign
Mon May 14 Tulliallan (a) LOST 2-1
Mon May 28 Braehead (a) LOST 3-0
Fri June 15 Dunblane (h) WON 2.5/0.5
Thu Jun 21 Falkirk Tryst (h) WON 3-0
Thu Jun 28 Alloa (h) WON 3-0
19 points gained to win the league by 1 point from Tulliallan.
Main participants were: Julie Gibbons (captain), Ann McCrorie, Avril Hendry, Janet Kotchie, Gillian Black, Ingrid Brooker, Kay Morrison, Irene Campbell.
Congratulatioons ladies, well done! Photo from the presentation is in the Ladies Section.
Bell Trophy team win the final
Muckhart defeat Dunning in the final
5 man handicap team, knock out competition within Perth and Kinross, a player must be selected from each of the 4 handicap categories, and no more than 2 from one category. Team Captain is Dougie Gibbons
1st round: Bye
2nd Round: 22nd June v Comrie (h) WON 4-1
3rd Round: 17th July v Dun Whinny (a) WON 3-2
Semi Final 17th August v Blairgowrie (h) WON 3-2
FINAL Saturday 1st September 3pm, on the Queens Course at Gleneagles, MUCKHART 4 DUNNING 1
Pictured at Gleneagles are the Muckhart team who won the Bells Trophy by defeating Dunning 4-1 in a thrilling final in difficult conditions on the Queens Course. Lead player Ross White and anchor man Fraser Walker were always in charge of their games, but at one point in the back nine Frank Lindin, Andy Merrilees and Captain Dougie Gibbons were all down in their games, before Andy almost snatched a half after being dormy 3 down, while Dougie and Frank turned their games around to win on 16 and 18 respectively. Terrific performance lads and thanks also to Russell Malcolm, Ally Black and Andrew Smith who took part in earlier rounds
Coronation Foursomes team beaten in Final
The boys put up a gallant fight but were outgunned 3-0 by a very strong Blairgowrie side at over the Ryder Cup Course
Scratch Team Fixture List:
6 man team playing 6 fixtures of six singles scratch matchplay
May 11 King James VI (h) WON 3.5/1.5
May 18 Crieff (a) DRAW 2.5/2.5
June 01 King James VI (a) LOST 4-2
June 15 Crieff (h) LOST 3.5/1.5
6 man team playing knock out foursomes off scratch
1st Round v Crieff (h) won 2-1
(hole in one for Robert Malcolm)
2nd Round v Murrayshall (h) won 3-0
Semi Final v Kinross (a)... Neil MacDonald and Neil Hill won sudden death play off at 3rd hole days after the teams tied on 1.5-1.5. and couldn't carry on because of bad light. Final for the 2nd year running! Brilliant achievement by the whole team.
Final v Blairgowrie (Gleneagles) lost 0-3
Fantastic effort by the lads reaching the final for the 2nd year running. The team are pictured above with captain James Paton who deserves ouir grateful thanks for so ably organising the team this year.