Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Trophy winners after the Greenlees Lunch at Prestwick St Nicholas Golf Club this week. Left to right: Rosemary Donaldson (Troon Ladies), Pearl Orr (Cochrane Castle), Rosa Maxwell (Prestwick St Nicholas), Frances Livingston (Milngavie). Picture courtesy of Carol Fell. Double click on the image to increase its size.


Cochrane Castle Golf Club were the winners of this year’s Greenlees Trophy as champions of Division 1 in the West of Scotland women’s club golf leagues. They finished with 48pt, well ahead of runners-up Prestwick Nicholas who had 43.5pt.
Cardross and Lanark are relegated to Division 2 next season.
Troon Ladies had an even bigger margin in hand of their rivals at the top of the final Division 2 table. They amassed 52pt with runners-up Douglas Park on the 45.5pt. Haggs Castle and East Renfrewshire were relegated to Division 3.
The team that scored the most points over the season were Division 3 champions Milngavie with 57pt to their credit. Cowglen were second with 49pt.
Willeen McCallum is hoping to retire after 18 years as West of Scotland Greenlees Secretary – if a successor can be found.
+To read the full report and see photographs and even a short video of Pearl Orr's acceptance speech, go to the West of Scotland Ladies Golf Website.