Bute Golf Club: McKirdy completes Kingarth hat-trick

Robert McKirdy's third successive competition victory at Bute Golf Club came in the first class section of the Easter medal tournament.
Robert McKirdy's third successive competition victory at Bute Golf Club came in the first class section of the Easter medal tournament.

Robert McKirdy completed a hat-trick of victories at Bute Golf Club last week when he won the Easter medal with a score of one-over-par 69.

The latest success, in the first class section of the competition, came hard on the heels of his Winter League and April medal wins and was achieved with a net 63 off a handicap of six, one ahead of John McBride (11).

Henry Tait (13) won the second class medal with a net 64, seven clear of Sandy Long.

Stuart Wilson (14) posted the lowest score of the day in an extra medal competition on April 11, returning a net 67 in gale force winds to win the second division by eight shots. John McBride led the first division scores with a net 70.

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