Triple whammy at Ellon

Watt Duffus LDG prizewinners.
Watt Duffus LDG prizewinners.

Murcar Links scored a triple whammy at Aberdeenshire Ladies County Golf Association’s Watt Duffus Trophy club team competition at McDonald Ellon Golf Club.

The Murcar Links 1 team won the main award with a gross total of 229, compiled by Julie Henderon (74), Molly Stewart (76) and Tegan Seivwright (79).

And Murcar Links 2 line-up of Michelle Black (12) 75, Ruth Mitchell (14) 77 and Emma Gissing (11) 77 were the winners of the Handicap Trophy with a net total of 229, beating Aboyne 1, who also had an aggregate of 229, on the better inward half.

Murcar Links team member Julie Henderson won the Mrs J P Kennaway Cup for the best individual score of 74.

Ellie Whyte (Aberdeen Ladies) won the Individual Handicap Trophy with a net score of 70 off seven.

Leading team total (CSS 75) - scratch - 229 Murcar Links 1: Julie Henderson 74, Molly Stewart 76, Tegan Seivwright 79 (non-counter Carol Wilson 90); 257 Aberdeen Ladies 1: Ellie Whyte 77, Sheena Wood 86, Fiona Seedhouse 94 (Kim Watt 95); 259 Aboyne 1: Kimberley Beveridge 81, Maureen Wilson 87, Joanne Forbes 91 (Maryla Sime 94); 262 Deeside 1: Fiona Hay 84, Gaynor Hall 88, Megan Clyne 90 (Katherine Teow 99); 265 Cruden Bay 1: Jill Harrison 86, Kathleen Esslemont 89, Karen Stalker 90 (Lynne Terry 91); McDonald Ellon: Fiona Campbell 85, Dot Mackinnon 87, Mandy Roger 93 (Joan Forbes 99).

Leading handicap - 229 (better inward half) Murcar Links 2: Michelle Black (12) 75; Emma Gissing (11) 77; Ruth Mitchell (14) 77 (Pat Wilson (11) 82); Aboyne 1: Maureen Wilson (12) 75; Joanne Forbes (15) 75; Kimberley Beveridge (2) 79 (Maryla Sime (11) 83).

234 McDonald Ellon: Fiona Campbell (9) 76; Joan Forbes (19) 79; Dot Mackinnon (8) 79 (Mandy Roger (12) 81).