Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Clare-Marie Carlton leads

Renfrewshire qualifiers

Clare-Marie Carlton (Fereneze), last year's beaten finalist, is the leading qualifier for the match-play stages of the Renfrewshire women's county championship at Ranfurly Castle Golf Club.
In a testing east wind, Clare-Marie, pictured by Cal Carson Golf Agency, had a score of 73 (37-36) - two shots ahead of the No 2 seed, young Alyson McKechin (Elderslie).
Scottish champion Megan Briggs (Kilmacolm) is bidding to equal the record of Wilma Aitken (later Mrs Leburn) in winning the county title five years in a row from 1978 to 1982.
Megan qualified comfortably in fifth place with a 78, one shot ahead of younger sister Eilidh.
SSS 73. CSS 75.
73 Clare-Marie Carlton (Fereneze).
75 Alyson McKechin (Elderslie).
76 Nichola Henderson (Haggs Castle), Liz Stewart (Greenburn).
78 Megan Briggs (Kilmacolm).
79 Eilidh Briggs (Kilmacolm).
81 Lesley Cosh (Cowglen), Gillian Kyle (East Renfrewshire), Linsey Stevenson (Elie and Earlsferry).
82 Sally Foster (Kilmacolm).
83 Donna Jackson (Cochrane Castle), Carol Whyte (Windyhill), Gillian McGinlay (Cochrane Castle).
84 Patricia Davidson (Erskine).
85 Jennifer Mack (Haggs Castle).
88 Sara McCorkell (Williamwood).