Golf: Jardine tames conditions to win Port Bannatyne medal

Port Bannatyne Golf Club's September medal winners were Jamie Jardine (first class), Jim Thom (second class) and Graham Dunn (scratch).
Port Bannatyne Golf Club's September medal winners were Jamie Jardine (first class), Jim Thom (second class) and Graham Dunn (scratch).

While others around him were struggling to cope with the conditions, Jamie Jardine chalked up a very impressive net 65 to win the first class of the September medal at Port Bannatyne Golf Club.

Jardine’s gross 72 also included a two at the 18th hole and earned him a handicap cut into the bargain.

Jim Thom’s net 73 was good enough to take the second class prize, while Graham Dunn won the scratch section with a gross 78.

Calum MacPhail was the only other player in the field to score a two, with his coming at the 11th.