Monday, 28 August 2017

EKGC JOKER - W/E 27 Aug 17

Congratulations to Al Renny, the latest winner in the EKGC JOKER draw.  Al's winning ticket was for Envelope Number 43, which contained the KING of SPADES.  The ticket was drawn by Agnes Wilson and wins Al a prize of £40.


The JACKPOT for next week's draw now stands at £1987.

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Senior Ladies Open Greensomes - Results

The prize-winners at today's Senior Ladies Open Greensomes were:


1st  Janice Smith/Marion Craig (Strathaven GC)                  66.2

2nd Anne Cameron/Aileen Woodland (Strathaven GC)  68.2

3rd  Morag MacDonald/Joyce Chalmers (EKGC)                 68.4 (BIH)

4th  Jean Cosgrove/Margaret McFarlane (Bathgate GC) 68.4

5th  Fiona McWhirter/Ann Wallace (Cathcart Castle GC) 68.8

Ladies and Junior Championships & Boronze Trophy

Congratulations to the winners and runners-up of the above events held on Sunday 20 August 17.

Susan Woodhouse won the Ladies Championship by a remarkable 18 strokes. Moray Meechan was runner-up.

Enid King won the Ladies Bronze Trophy, with Katrina Boyce in the runner-up spot.

Allan Woodhouse made it a double for the family in winning the Junior Trophy, with Jack Emerson the runner-up.

In the Handicap Salver, Andrew McAllister came out on top with Grant McDonald in second place.

The Daily Mail Foursomes 2017

Each year, the winners of the Sunbeam Trophy are entered into the Daily Mail Foursomes competition to represent EKGC.


The current pairing of Ronnie Neil and Alex McLeod has been quietly moving through the rounds and recently won 2&1 against their latest opponents from Braehead GC.  This was in round SEVEN of the regional competition and the duo has now qualified to take part in the Finals weekend, from 8 October 2017, at the St Pierre Marriott Hotel & Country Club, Chepstow.  In doing so, Ronnie and Alex have reached the last 16.  In total, there were 1542 entrants at the start!


We wish them the best of luck over the finals weekend.

Monday, 21 August 2017

EKGC JOKER - W/E 20 August 17

Congratulations to Andy McGuire whose winning ticket was drawn by Bill MacDonald.  Andy had chosen envelope number 45. It contained the JACK of SPADES, winning Andy a prize of £30

The elusive JOKER JACKPOT now stands at £1898.50.  Tickets, priced £1 each, are on sale at the Bar.


Friday, 18 August 2017

EKGC Gents Seniors Open - 18 August 17 - Results

Congratulations to all the prize-winners:


Category A (60-64)

1st Prize                 Alan Murray      EKGC                     69

2nd Prize               Robert Ross        EKGC                     70

3rd Prize                 John Gallacher EKGC                     71(BIH)

4th Prize                Michael law        EKGC                     71


Nearest the Pin (17th) – Bryce Howie (Prestwick St Nicholas GC)


Category B (65-69)

1st Prize                Alistair Turner    EKGC                     68

2nd Prize               Ian McKenzie     Annanhill GC      71(BIH)

3rd Prize                Garry Buchanan Airdrie GC          71

4th Prize                Maurice Shields Windyhill GC     72


Nearest the Pin (8th) – John Hastings (EKGC)


Category C (70+)

1st Prize                Gavin Robb         EKGC                     72(BIH)

2nd Prize               John Copland     Cochrane Castle GC        72(BIH)

3rd Prize                Edward Tonner Bellshill GC          72

4th Prize                Michael Lennon Strathclyde GC 73


Nearest the Pin (3rd) – Ian McDonald (EKGC)


LOWEST GROSS – Frank Grant (Lanark GC)


CSS (Home)        71

CSS (Away)         71          

Monday, 14 August 2017

EKGC JOKER - W/E 13 August 17

Congratulations to Dougie Somner whose winning ticket was drawn by Charles Eggie. Dougie had selected envelope number 51, which contained the FOUR of HEARTS, wining a prize of £25.


The JACKPOT has rolled over to a sum of £1808 and tickets, priced £1 each, are on sale at the Bar.

Monday, 7 August 2017

EKGC JOKER - W/E 6 August 17

Congratulations to Enid King whose winning ticket was drawn by Agnes Wilson.  Enid won £50 when her envelope (No. 16) contained the ACE of DIAMONDS.


The JACKPOT has grown to £1720 for next week's draw for which tickets, priced £1 each, are on sale at the Bar.

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

EKGC Gents Seniors Open - Friday 18 August 2017

For the avoidance of doubt, the minimum qualifying age for the EKGC Gents Seniors Open is 60.