Monday, 31 August 2015

Lanarkshire League - Success for EKGC Junior Boys team

Congratulations to the Junior Boys team which won the Lanarkshire League yesterday, at Bothwell Castle GC.  In the semi-final, the boys beat Drumpellier GC 5-1 and then they lifted the trophy, beating Carluke GC 41/21/2

Wednesday, 26 August 2015

EKGC Senior Ladies Greensomes - 25 Aug 15 - RESULTS

Results from the above competition are:


1st           E King (EKGC) & M Robb (Strathaven)                     67.4

2nd          A Woodland & A Cameron (both Strathaven)      68.2BIH

3rd           P Greenshields (Melrose0 & K Gall (Lanark)         68.2

4th           S MacLean (EKGC) & J MacLean (Dalmahoy)        69

5th           M Devine & L MacIntyre (both Cathkin Braes)    69.2


Putting competition:

M MacDonald & J Chalmers (both EKGC)                               28 putts


Magic twos:

H Warnock & S Frances; F McWhirter & A Wallace; A Glennie & J West; C Maule & E Johnstone; M Devine & L MacIntyre; J Cowan & H Forrest; S Sergenson & J Sharp; S MacLean & J MacLean.

Monday, 24 August 2015

East Kilbride Open Tri-Am - Results

The following were the prize-winners at the East Kilbride Open Tri-Am held on Friday 21 August 15:


1st           Interlocked Construction (1)       59

2nd                Graham Plumbers Merchant      61

3rd           Interlocked Construction (2)       62

4th           Mira Showers                                    63 BIH

5th           Birch Group                                        63 BIH


Longest Drive    9th           Alan O’Brien       Interlocked Construction (2)

Nearest Pin        3rd           George Ather    Stewart Independent Financial Adviser - 5’ 3”

                                8th           R Patrick               Scobie Junor - 19’ 3”

                                10th         S Gracie                Vice Captain’s Team – 20’ 8”

                                17th         Alistair Renny    First independent Finance – 6’ 10”          

Friday, 14 August 2015

EKGC Gents Senior Open - Results


The results in the EKGC Gents Senior Open are as follows:


CSS (Home) - 70

CSS (Away) - 71


Category A (Age 60-64)


1st                 Jimmy Dee Biiny Golf Club             

2nd                John McEnaney East Kilbride Golf club

3rd           John Hawthorne Lochview Golf Club

4th           Harry Brown Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club


Category B (Age 65-69)


1st Crawford Brankin East Kilbride  Golf Club

2nd John L Russell East Kilbride Golf Club

3rdAndrew Sweenie East Kilbride Golf Club

4thStephen Forrest East Kilbride Golf club


Category C (Age 70+)


1st  David  McMorris  East Kilbride Golf Club

2ndDavid Wright East Kilbride Golf Club

3rd James McWilliam East Kilbride Golf Club

4th Bill McDonald East Kilbride Golf club



Best Scratch  Tom Kerr East Kilbride Golf Club  73 Gross



Nearest the Pin (3rd)       : Paul Mulvey  East Kilbride Golf Club  Hole in one.

Nearest the Pin (8th)       : Alan Cameron East Kilbride Golf Club     

Nearest the Pin (17th)     : Tom Craney Kilmarnock Barassie Golf Club


Prizes were distributed as follows:


1st place - £75; 2nd place - £50; 3rd place - £25; 4th place - £15; Best Scratch - £75; Nearest the Pin - £20



Thursday, 13 August 2015

Lanarkshire Golf Association - A hat trick for East Kilbride GC

As reported elsewhere, John Woodhouse recorded a superb victory over Ed Wood in the final of the LGA Matchplay event to secure a hat trick of wins for East Kilbride Golf Club in this year’s LGA competitions.


John’s victory came after Kenny Gallacher secured the Strokeplay event and Cameron Boomer won the Youth trophy.  Congratulations to all three.