Bute Golf Club: Defending champ ends year on top

Bute Golf Club's Winter League stableford competition is led by defending champion Robert McKirdy.

Bute Golf Club's Winter League stableford competition is led by defending champion Robert McKirdy.

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Robert McKirdy goes into the New Year with a seven-point lead in Bute Golf Club’s Winter League stableford tournament.

The defending champion has 299 points from eight counting scores with Leighton Thomas and Graham McArthur sharing second place on 292 apiece.

Others who have completed eight rounds include Jim Thom on 291, Peter Martin on 271, and Pat McDonald on 257.

McDonald moved on to the leaderboard on Saturday when he made the most of the calm and sunny weather to score 42 points off a handicap of 22 - six points clear of joint runners-up Peter Martin (26), a former winner, and David Bryden (11), both on 36.