Bute Golf Club: Leighton breezes to third Winter League win

Bute Golf Club's Winter League competition takes place at the club's Kingarth course every weekend - though over the Christmas and New Year period play will take place on Sunday instead of Saturday.
Bute Golf Club's Winter League competition takes place at the club's Kingarth course every weekend - though over the Christmas and New Year period play will take place on Sunday instead of Saturday.

Leighton Thomas breezed to his third victory in this season’s Winter League at Bute Golf Club on Saturday while others faltered in the blustery conditions at Kingarth.

Leighton Thomas breezed to his third victory in this season’s Winter League at Bute Golf Club on Saturday while others faltered in the blustery conditions at Kingarth.

The 10-handicapper finished with a tally of 37 stableford points, two clear of his nearest challengers, Robert McKirdy (6) and David Bryden (11), who shared second place with 35 points apiece.

The tournament continues this weekend, but with play switched from Saturday to Sunday due to the Christmas festivities.