Saturday, October 17, 2015

Jamie Stewart and Fiona Liddell win Scottish 

Junior Champion of Champions' titles

Jamie Stewart (Old Ranfurly) and Germany-based Fiona Liddell (Schloss Vornholz) won the boys and girls' titles respectively at the Scottish Junior Champion of Champions tournament at The Duke's Course, St Andrewinnws today.

Stewart, winner of the Scottish U16 boys' championship earlier tis year,, shot a bogey-free, two under par 69 (35-34), with birdies at the long first hole and the short 16th to claim the boys' championship by three strokes from schoolboys champion Darren Howie (Peebles).
Howie had twice as many birdies as Stewart - sixth, 11th, 13th and 15th - but also five bogeys in halves of 39-33.
Former Scottish girls champion, Fiona Liddell, daughter of a Scots-born club pro in Germany, had a two-over 73. She birdied the first, 11th and 12th but had a double bogey at the sixth atnd also dropped shots at the third, fourth and 16th.
Runner-up, only a shot behind on 74, was Strathmore's Kirsty Brodie.
Par 71 SSS 73 CSS 73
69 J Stewart (Old Ranfurly)
72 D Howie (Peebles)
73 C Curran (Harburn)
74 K Cantley (Liberton), G Brown (Cathkin Braes), J Fraser (Ayr Belleisle), L Breslin (Fereneze)
75 D Lamond (Haggs Castle), J Torrance (Drumpellier), H George (Downfield).
76 T Bell (Forres), J Thomas (Irvine), S Nicholson (Ladybank)
78 S Murphy (Glencruitten), E Hart (Dullatur), C McKenzie (Troon Welbeck), R Hawthorn (Murrayfield), A Thomson (Lanark)
79 A O'Hagan (Old Ranfurly), A Ni (Murrayfield), M Napier (Turnhouse)
80 C McKinney (Pitreavie), M Dalrymple (Old Ranfurly), A Gibson (Blairgowrie), F Kane (Kirkhill)
81 J Currie (Greenock), D Cairnie (Dumfries and Co).
82 J Armstrong (Helensburgh)
83 J Lockhart (Pitreavie), C Burns (Balmore)
86 T Foster (Merchants of Edinburgh)
88 R Paul (Hirsel), J Rogan (Longniddry)
89  R Higgins (Loretto)

Par 71 SSS 71 CSS 72
73 F Liddell (Schloss Vornholz)
74 K Brodie (Strathmore)
75 C Robertson (Carnoustie Ladies)
76 J Free (Gullane), M Richmond (Strathmore)
77 J Mackintosh (Hazlehead), K Brown (Strathaven), L Duncan (West Kilbride)
78 C Goadby (St Regulus), J Rankine (Haggs Castle), J Allan (Glenbervie), E Morrison (Craigmillar Park)
80 A Walker (Glenbervie)
81 F Rattray (Douglas Park), M Linton (Craigmillar Park)
Withdrew: E Hale (Troon Ladies)