Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Eilidh Briggs wins Renfrewshire Spring 

Meeting at Paisley with a three-under-par 71

By Carol Fell 

Renfrewshire LCGA Spring Meeting was played over Paisley Golf Club on Monday. It was a dry but cold day and 56 ladies participated. The CSS was 74 (SSS 74).


Eilidh's card
Despite a triple bogey 7 at the 9th hole at Paisley Golf Club yesterday County Champion Eilidh Briggs (Kilmacolm Golf Club) had a magnificent 3 under par 71 to play to her handicap of +3 with a net 74 (SSS 74) . Investigations are in process to see if this is a ladies' course record. She was the only player to break 80.

Runner Up - Anabel Kane 

Anabel Kane (Kilmacolm) was the Scratch - 12 Handicap winner with a net 71 off a handicap of 11. Eastwood's Cathy Morton, handicap 12, was runner-up with a net 73 in the 12 handicap and under section.

Junior Success  -
 Niamh Kinney and Alison Macnab

The overall winner of the Spring Meeting was 16 year old Junior Niamh Kinney (Erskine)  with a net 68 playing off a handicap of 13 with another junior, Alison Macnab (Ranfurly Castle), also 16,  with a net 73 off a handicap of 19, was third in the 13+ handicap group
Runner-up in that group was Janet Livingstone (Whitecraigs). Playing off 24, she had a net 73 to beat Alison on the better inward half


Eilidh Briggs (Kilmacolm) 71
Niamh Kinney (Erskine) 81
Anabel Kane (Kilmacolm) 82 - bih
Gillian Kyle (East Renfrewshire)  82

Nett Scores

Scratch - 12: 
Annabel Kane  (Kilmacolm) (11) 71 
Cathy Morton (Eastwood) (12) 73
Eilidh Briggs (Kilmacolm)  (+3) 74

H'Cap 13+:  
Niamh Kinney (Erskine) (13) 68
Janet Livingston (24) 73 bih
Alison Macnab (Ranfurly Castle) (19)  73