24 June 2011

New Midland Vets Champion

Linda Dyball is the new Midland Vets Champion.  Linda, from Pitreavie, beat Heather Anderson, from Blairgowrie, by 2 and 1 in a nip and tuck match at Falkirk this afternoon.  Congratulations to Linda!

Midland Vets Championship Semi-Finals

Results from the semi-finals played on Friday 24th June
  • Linda Dyball bt Alison Houston 2 & 1
  • Heather Anderson bt Gillian Wallace 3 & 2
The semi-finalists with Captain, Emma Wilson.
From left to right, Heather Anderson, Gillian Wallace, Emma, Linda Dyball, Alison Houston

23 June 2011

Results of Summer Meeting - 23 June 2011 at Falkirk Carmuirs

Midland Vets enjoyed an excellent day at Falkirk Carmuirs today.  The course was very interesting and picturesque, if a little wet in places.  The early starters had a heavy shower of rain, but the weather turned fair, and most Vets enjoyed playing the course.   The CSS was 76

The winner of the Donaldson Quaich was Christine Steedman of Pitreavie with an excellent nett score of 72.  Results are:
1st - Linda Dyball (Pitreavie)- 81
2nd - Heather Anderson (Blairgowrie)- 84
Handicap Div 1 (0-12)
1st - Christine Steedman (Pitreavie)- 81-9=72
2nd - Sheila Travers (Alloa) - 87-11=76
3rd - Lizee McGraw (Auchterarder) - 88-11=77
Handicap Div 2 (13-20)
1st - Joyce Smith (Dunfermline)- 87-14=73
2nd - Fiona Campbell (Stirling) - 88-13=75
3rd - Margaret Macrae (Pitlochry)- 92-14=78 
Handicap Div 3 (21+)
1st - Doris Reid (Tillicoultry) 99-21=78

Midland Vets Championship Matchplay Quarter Finals Results
  • Linda Dyball (Pitreavie) bt Bev Brown (St Rule) 6 & 4
  • Alison Houston (Milnathort)bt Linda McDonald  (Ladybank)1 hole
  • Heather Anderson (Blairgowrie) bt Norma Fleming (Blairgowrie)5 & 4
  • Gillian Wallace (Blairgowrie) bt Christine Steedman (Pitreavie) 1 hole

8 June 2011

Draw for Summer Meeting / Championship Qualifier at Falkirk Carmuirs

The Summer Meeting for the Donaldson Quaich and Championship Qualifier will be held at Falkirk Carmuirs on Thursday 23rd June.  Draw:
9.15   H Anderson(Blairgowrie),L Dyball(Pitreavie),M Tough(Falkirk)
9.23   L McDonald(Lady'nk),C Kenny(Dunblane),G Wallace (Blairgowrie)
9.31   A Houston(Milnathort), F Farquharson(KJVI), M Hope(Blairgowrie)
9.39   C Steedman(Pitreavie), S Bushby(Blairgowrie), M Frame(Alloa)
9.47   N Fleming(Blairgowrie), A Chisholm(Dunf'e), M Curran(Thornton)
9.55   W MacCallum(Falkirk), I Harvey(St Rule),L McGraw(Auchterarder)
10.03  B Brown(St Rule), S Travers(Alloa), L Fertacz(Blairgowrie)
10.11  A Sinclair(Blairgowrie), J Smith(Dunfermline), J Mulgrew(Stirling)
10.19  C Irving(Blairgowrie), S Robertson(E&E), H Gibson(Murrayshall)
10.27  F Campbell(Stirling), M McPherson(Blairgowrie), D Doris(Crieff)
10.35  M McRae(Pitlochry), L Mailer(King James VI), R Graham(Stirling)
10.43  I Robertson(KJVI), H Lang(Pitlochry), M Watson(KJVI)
10.51  I Collins(E&E), D Davidson(Stirling), E Arkley(Glenbervie)
10.59  K McKellar(Aucht'er), A McGregor(T Castle), M Glennie(Kinross)
11.07  DWhytock(KJVI), S Durward(Dunblane), G Haines(St Regulus)
11.15  M Chapman(KJVI), R Rickard(Falkirk), K McAlpine(Dunblane)
11.23  S Christie(Blairgowrie), E Perry(Tillicoultry), C Peebles(Alyth)
11.31  J Gordon(Dunblane), L Sommerville(Muck't), C Reekie(Kirkc'y)
11.39  DReid(Tillicoultry), My Muncey(Kirkcaldy)

6 June 2011

Result of Match vs West Vets at Alloa Golf Club - Monday 6th June

Unfortunately Midland lost the match against West Vets today by 3 games to 4.

Winifred MacCallum beat Enid Young
Joan Ritchie beat Maureen Mitchell
Sheila Travers beat Cathy Morton
Nan Morrison lost to Marion Stewart
Moira Begbie lost to Jennifer Graham
Liz Fertacz lost to Mo Neilson
Helen Campbell lost to Ann Aitken

However, all players enjoyed the day, the course was in very good condition,  and we look forward to winning back the trophy next year.

Here are some photos of the pairings - with apolgies for the videos taken in place of photos in error! (may be slow to load!) 
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2 June 2011

Summer Meeting and Midland Vets Championship Qualifier

LADIES.  The last date for entries for the Summer Meeting at Falkirk Carmuirs is Sunday 5th June.  Please enter now - send entries to secretary Alison Houston asap.  E mail Alison at alisonmhouston@yahoo.co.uk if you don't have time to send in an entry and she will try and include you in the draw.