Friday, June 20, 2008

Wednesday, June 18, 2008


The Scottish Ladies Golfing Association has nominated Team Member Annabel Niven to play in the R&A Junior Open golf championship at Hesketh, Lancashire from July 14 to 16.

The R&A competition, which attracts competitors from around the world, is for juniors, boys and girls, aged 16 and under. Players with handicaps of three and under play 54 holes, those with higher handicaps play 36 holes.

Once the tournament is finished, the R&A give all competitors the opportunity to attend the Open championship at nearby Royal Birkdale.

This is a huge honour for Annabel and we send her our warmest congratulations.

Tuesday, June 17, 2008


What a fantastic turnout at Blairgowrie on Sunday! There was over 40 girls playing in total which was a brilliant. So a huge well done to all the girls who were amongst the winners and also to all who came along and enjoyed a great Junior County Day!

The 18 hole girls played over the Lansdowne course and the winner of the Scratch Championship was Ailie Burnett of Dunkeld who returned an excellent 89 over the Lansdowne course and the Handicap Champion was Kathryn Robertson of Auchterarder who returned an amazing nett 65!! Brilliant considering the CSS was 74!

The 9 hole, 6 hole girls played over 'The Wee Course' and the winner of the 9 holes girls was Jennifer Duncan of Auchterarder with 47 and the the winner of hte 6 hole girls was Emma Cruickshank. Well done all.

The full results are as follows:

Scratch Championship CSS 74
Ailie Burnett (Dunkeld) 89
Patricia Mennie (Auchterarder) 92
Nicola Robertson (Dunblane) 98

Handicap Champion CSS 74
Kathryn Robertson (Auchterarder) (35) 65
Erica Burnett (Dunkeld) (36) 70
Laura Aitken (Killin) (27) 71

9-Hole Girls -
Jennifer Duncan (Auchterarder) 47
Hannah Robb (Strathmore) 50
Rebecca Duncan (Auchterarder) 51

6 Hole Girls -
Emma Cruickshank
Faye Mathieson
Erin Pattillo
Katie Bell

Well done all and I will attach the photo's tomorrow!

The date of our next Junior Event is Wednesday 2nd July at Auchterarder at 11 am. so please lets try and make this another successful event!

Wednesday, June 11, 2008


Sunday is our County Girls Championship at Blairgowrie so if you haven't already responded to Carol then please, please do so now!!!

There will be 18 holes over Lansdowne for those playing 18 and for our 9 hole girls we will be playing over 'The Wee Course'

Something for everyone so please come along and support the county girls events. Please arrive around 1.15pm - 1.30pm for the first tee time at 1.45pm.

See you there.

Monday, June 09, 2008


Ailie Burnett who represented North Division in the Inter-Girls Championships at Balumbie this weekend did extrememly well all weekend. Ailie won both her matches on Saturday and narrowly lost her match on Sunday. Ailie you did great and we send you our warmest congratulations.

This tournament is played in a two-ball format, round robin over two days. East won the event with 6pt. South were runners-up with 4.5 points andn in third position was North 4pt from two halved matches and one defeat.West were fourth with 3.5pt from one win, one halved match and one defeat.

Isla Craigie & Lesley Atkins bt Linzi Allan & Hannah Gaunt 4 and 2.
Kirstie McDonald & Tara MacTaggart lost to Zoe Differ & Lauren Meldrum 8 and 6.
Ailsa Mitchell & Ailsa Bain lost to Nicola Ferguson & Natasha Qayum 6 and 5.

NORTH 1.5, EAST 1.5
Ailsa Summers & Julie Vass halved with Cara Easton & Rachael Watton.
Ailie Burnett & Rachel Polson bt Judy Shields & Camilla Tait 6 and 4.
Ashley Smith & Hannah McCook lost to Gillian Simpson & Gabrielle McDonald 2 holes.

SOUTH 1.5, EAST 1.5
Isla Craigie & Lesley Atkins lost to Cara Easton & Rachael Watton 2 holes.
Kirsty McDonald & Tara MacTaggart bt Judy Shields & Camilla Tait 2 and 1.
Ailsa Mitchell & Ailsa Bain halved with Gillian Simpson & Gabrielle McDonald.

WEST 1.5, NORTH 1.5
Nichola Ferguson & Natasha Qayum bt Ailsa Summers & Julie Vass 3 and 2.
Zoe Differ & Lauren Meldrum halved with Ashley Smith & Hannah McCook.
Linzi Allan & Hannah Gaunt lost to Ailie Burnett & Rachel Polson 2 holes.

Nichola Ferguson & Natasha Qayum lost to Cara Easton & Rachael Watton 2 and 1.
Zoe Differ & Lauren Meldrum lost to Gillian Simpson & Gabrielle McDonald 4 and 2.
Linzi Allan & Hannah Gaunt lost to Judy Shields & Camilla Tait 3 and 2.

Isla Craigie & Lesley Atkins bt Julie Vass & Ailsa Summers 1 hole.
Kirstie McDonald & Tara MacTaggart lost to Ashley Smith & Hannah McCook 3 & 2. Ailsa Mitchell & Ailsa Bain bt Ailie Burnett & Rachel Polson 2 and 1.

Friday, June 06, 2008


Winner of the P&K County Gibb Trophy Ailie Burnett will represnt P&K North team for the Girls Inter Divisional Matches at Ballumbie on 7th and 8th June. This is a round robin tournament with 2 matches on Saturday and 1 match on Sunday against girls teams from South, East and West.

The North team is as follows:Ailie Burnett (Dunkeld and Birnam), Ashley Smith (Monifieth), Ailsa Summers (Panmure Barry) Rachel Polson (Peterculter), Julie Vass (Tain) and Hannah McCook ( Abernethy).

We wish Ailie all the very best of luck throughout the weekend. Come on the North!!


Auchterarder was the venue for our McPherson Medal on Sunday. The results were as follows: CSS 69 Scratch Kirsty Brodie (Strathmore) 72...