SOUTH v NORTHUMBERLAND

On 21 April 2019 South of Scotland hosted an inaugural and experimental match against their compatriots from Northumberland at Southerness with a view to making it an annual event. Northumberland brought a very experienced squad and fun fourball foursomes over 9 holes were played in the morning to let the visitors get accustomed to playing […]

SOUTH JUNIORS v CUMBRIA JUNIORS

The photograph above shows the victorious South team. From the left; Sam Mitchell, Kaleb Johnston, Colin McKenzie, Glen Irvine, David Sharp, Ciaran Howat, Patrick Innes and Callum McMillan The South Juniors travelled over the border to play their first Northern Counties League match of the season against Cumbria at Cockermouth on Sunday 21April. The course […]

SOUTH JUNIORS v CUMBRIA JUNIORS

The photograph above shows the victorious South team. From the left; Sam Mitchell, Kaleb Johnston, Colin McKenzie, Glen Irvine, David Sharp, Ciaran Howat, Patrick Innes and Callum McMillan The South Juniors travelled over the border to play their first Northern Counties League match of the season against Cumbria at Cockermouth on Sunday 21April. The course […]

Solway Salver

South of Scotland v Cumbria Played at Southerness Golf Club on Sunday 31st March 2019 Foursomes Points Score Points Foursomes Michael Grunwell & Dougie Boreland 1 4 & 3 0 Richard Mewse & Simon Young Colin Hamilton & Clark Riddick 0.5 Half 0.5 Kieran Waters & Andrew Wolstencroft Dean Armstrong & Craig Scobbie 1 1 […]

SOUTH YOUTHS v AYRSHIRE YOUTHS

The South team travelled north to Ayr Seafield this year for the annual friendly match for the President’s Pewter on Sunday 31 March. On a lovely spring day, four youths (U23), four boys aged Under 18 and four boys aged Under 16 from each Area comprised the two teams. This was the first match of […]

SCOTTISH BOYS OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP

The Scottish Boys Open Championship was held at West Kilbride, Ayrshire from 10 – 12 April 2019 and attracted boys under 18 years of age from all over Europe. The South of Scotland was represented by Taylor Kerr (Thornhill)). Taylor produced a very steady first round of one under par 70 with birdies at 3 […]

SCOTTISH JUNIOR TOUR EVENT

Three boys and two girls competed in the first of the season’s Junior Tour Events at Southerness on Saturday 6 April. On a lovely spring day the course was in good condition with firm fast greens. In the very competitive Under 18 category, Taylor Kerr (Thornhill) was leading after the first round with a super […]