North-east runners-up again

North-east Boys team.
North-east Boys team.

North-east finished second at Machrihanish Dunes in the Scottish boys’ area team golf championship for the second year in a row.

Glasgow (375) headed the field of 16 area teams of four, also for the second year in a row.

North-east (379), represented by Michael Lawrie (Deeside), Adam Fisher (Newmachar), Calvin Cheyne (Newburgh) and Sam 
Locke (Banchory), held off Renfrewshire (384) and Lothians (385) to fill the runner-up spot again.

Glasgow’s George Burns (Williamwood) won the Niagara Cup for the best individual round of 69, achieved in a f
ierce wind. It was Burns’ score that made the difference between Glasgow and 
North-east who were the clubhouse leaders until 
the Glasgow team finished.

Final placings:

375 Glasgow foursomes 155, singles 220 (G Burns, F Davren, C Fyfe, G Burrett).

379 North-east 151-228 (M Lawrie, A Fisher, S Locke, Cheyne.

384 Renfrewshire 149-235 (C Edgar, M Dalrymple, P Dornan, J Currie)

385 Lothians 151-234 (M Naysmith, C Good, C Curran, S McCandless).

393 Fife 155-238 (N McMullen, R Brown, A McDougall, K Bowman).

394 South 161-233 (D McNeill, R Brunton, A Chalk, M McCulloch).

404 Lanarkshire 159-245 (I Ferguson, A Thomson, F Kane, M Ronald); North 166-238 (C Franssen, R Franssen, A Ross, S Scott).

409 Dunbartonshire 175-234 (C Black, P Delaney, J Wilson, R Kemsley).

411 Perth and Kinross 168-243 (R White, R Watson, C McGuigan, M Brodie).

415 Angus 159-256 (W Porter, G Petrie, J Beedie, D Hutton).

416 Stirlingshire 167-249 (S Irving, C Bauchop, S Murray, J Yarnell).

421 Ayrshire 167-254 (S Eaton, J Thomas, S Hedger, M McCrone).432 Argyll and Bute 167-265 (C Richmond, L Glancy, W MacCrone, A Wallace).

436 Borders 174-262 (A Fortune, C Sweenie, D Howie, D Murdoch).