The annual match against Ayrshire youths for the President’ Trophy took place at Stranraer Golf Club on Sunday 23 March and resulted in a win for the South. The teams consisted of four players under 23 years of age, four under 18 and four  under 16.


Morning foursomes

Chris Finnie and Robbie Smith lost to Andrew Gordon and Jordan Sweeny by 2 and 1

Ross Whyte and Grant Hannah beat Ross McDonald and Blair Fleming by 5 and 4

Duncan McNeill and Alex Chalk beat Shaun Hedger and Jack Thomas by 5 and 4

Jordan Magee and Rory Brunton lost to Jordan Fraser and Blair Gavin by 1 hole

Scott Whannell and Robert Hughan beat Greg Vernon and Gary Morrison by 3 and 2

Scott Gibson and Greig Marchbank beat Craig Telfer and Greg Telfer by 5 and 4

Foursomes Result.        South 4    Ayrshire 2

Afternoon Singles

Chris Finnie (Lockerbie) beat Andrew Gordon by 1 hole

Robbie Smith (Wigtown & Bladnoch) lost to Jordan Sweeny by 2 and 1

Ross Whyte (D&G) beat Ross McDonald by 2 and 1

Grant Hannah (Sanquhar) beat Blair Fleming by 5 and 4

Duncan McNeill (Powfoot) beat Shaun Hedger by 2 and 1

Alex Chalk (Castle Douglas) lost to Jack Thomas by 2 and 1

Rory Brunton (Portpatrick) halved with Blair Gavin

Jordan Magee (Stranraer) halved with Jordan Fraser

Robert Hughan (NS) lost to Gary Morrison by 5 and 4

Scott Whannell (NS) lost to Greg Vernon by 3 and 2

Greig Marchbank (Thornhill) beat Greg Telfer by 3 and 2

Scott Gibson (Southerness) beat Craig Telfer by 4 and 3

Singles Result:     South 7   Ayrshire 5

OVERALL RESULT            SOUTH  11        AYRSHIRE 7

Well done boys!!