Golf: Allan returns top score in May medal at Rothesay

Allan Smith senior returned the best score of the day in the May medal, sponsored by Jim Thomson of Mini Drivers, at Rothesay Golf Club on Saturday.

Smith’s net 66, from a gross score of 80, gave him a seven-shot margin of victory in the second class division of the competition ahead of runner-up Jimmy Milliken.

Tommy Duncan returned the winning division one score of net 68 (75-7), one clear of Graham McArthur, while Robbie Cameron’s net 73 earned him the division three prize.

Meanwhile, Rothesay got off to a good start in the first match of the Bute Seniors Golf League season this week with a 4-0 win over their Bute Golf Club counterparts.

More from Rothesay Golf Club in this week’s issue of The Buteman - on sale from Thursday, May 9.