Golf: McFarlane makes his mark on Winter Cup at Rothesay

Billy McFarlane posted the best scores in both the second and third rounds of the Winter Cup at Rothesay Golf Club.
Billy McFarlane posted the best scores in both the second and third rounds of the Winter Cup at Rothesay Golf Club.

Billy McFarlane achieved a double success this week by winning his division in both the second and third rounds of the Winter Cup at Rothesay Golf Club.

Billy shot a net 66 (79-13) to win the second class section of the second round by seven shots from Donnie McDermid, and followed that with a net 71 (84-13) in Sunday’s third round to win the division two section, three clear of Allan Laughlan.

The best score of the first round was Graham Shaw’s net 64 (80-16) in division three, while the pick of the second round scores was Willie Glen’s net 66 (72-6) in division one.

* More from Rothesay Golf Club in this week’s issue of The Buteman - on sale from Thursday, August 22.