Leighton Thomas is pictured (right) being presented with the McArthur Cup by Winter League sponsor Stephen Thomas of Optimize Financial Solutions, Ltd after the seven-handicapper’s third victory in the Winter League tournament.
A substantial 6 and 5 win by Mark Crichton and Stephen Greenshields over Donald Standaloft and Davie Kilpatrick in the Port Bannatyne Rothesay Motor Services Winter League final saw them extended their unbeaten record through the winter.
In an age when many golf clubs are suffering severe financial pressures, the members attending Port Bannaryne Golf Club’s AGM on Wednesday were heartened when treasurer Jim Thom reported a surplus of over £3000 for season 2018/19.
Former club champion Graham McArthur shot up Bute Golf Club’s Winter League table on Saturday to join the group of title challengers who have now completed eight counting scores in the Stableford tournament.
After weeks of matchplay at Port Bannatyne Golf Club, when you can always blame your partner for a poor result, it was everyone for himself in Sunday’s February medal with its more demanding strokeplay format.
A miserable early morning of cold and rain gave way to sunshine on the Port Bannatyne Golf Club course last weekend as four pairs emerged to contest the semi-finals of Rothesay Motor Services Winter League.