Double whammy for Carol at Banchory tournament

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Murcar Links player Carol Wilson scored a double whammy at Banchory Golf Club over the weekend.

On Saturday she won the club’s 18-hole women’s open tournament with a better inward half after she and Vikki Riddell (Kemnay) had jointly headed the leaderboard on the 75 mark.

Carol (back row of above picture, second from end right), returned to the Banchory course to win the Aberdeenshire woman-girl greensomes in partnership with clubmate Molly Stewart - again by virtue of a better inward half.

They had a scratch score of 76, the same as Tegan Seivwright (Deeside) and Carol Wilson’s mother Pat (Murcar Links) and won again on the card countback.

Leading scratch scores( Par 71 SS 71) - 75 Carol Wilson (Murcar Links) (better inward half), Vikki Riddell (Kemnay). 76 Kimberley Beverdige (Aboyne). 78 Sheena Wood (Aberdeen Ladies). 79 Donna Pocock (Murcar Links), Gail Christie (Banchory). 80 S Robertson (Fraserburgh). 81 A Smart (Banchory). 82 L Urquhart (Banchory). 83 Y Richall (Peterculter), L McNiven (Aberdeen Ladies). 85 C Gordon (Kemnay). 87 A Stewart (Insch). 88 S Ross (Rosehearty), B Rurden (Westhill). 89 M Stewart (Murcar Links).

Leading handicap - L McNiven (Aberdeen Ladies) (16) 67; L Mann (Kemnay) (22) 69; G Christie (Banchory) (9) 70.