New Galloway Golf Club – News

Who'd have thought the end of February would come along so quickly!! The course has stood up well to all the rain during the winter and hopefully the weather will improve now. As we go into March the start of the new season approaches fast. The sheets are up for opening day on Sunday 25th, come along and join in the fun. The afternoon is a match between the Captain & Vice Captain played as a two person Texas Scramble match play. This is followed by soup and cheese and biscuits in the clubhouse. If you cannot make it to…

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Seniors Outing Portpatrick

13 players took part in the second round of the 36 hole Trophy. It was a close run competition with four players scoring 31/32 points on a windy day with ground affording tight lies. Congratulation to Erica who won with a better inward 6 from Jeff, Erica winning the title with two excellent rounds of 32 points. Dave Aitken came third on 31 points from Brian Porteous with a better inward half. Winners of the Lucky Pairs competition were Terry Haine and Derek Shipley. Position Player First Round Second Round Total 1 Erica Porteous 32 32 64 2 Dave Aitken…

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Seniors Away Day 2

Seniors Away Day Dunskey The draw for the second round at Portpartick Dunskey on 22nd February Thursday 19th March Stableford Competition Tee Time (approx) Player 1 Player 2 Player 3 10:20  T Haine  E Porteous  J. Sutcliffe 10:30  I Brown  D Aitken  I McCulloch 10:40  W Tyrrell  R. Hermon (buggy)  J.McPhee (buggy) 10:50  D Nielsen   D. Shipley  B Porteous

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Seventeenth Seniors League

Seventeenth Seniors League Twelve players took part on a windy February day. The course was wet underfoot, with odd patches of snow and ice on the fifth green. Victor on the day was Dave Nielsen on 26 points winning by virtue of a better inward half for m Brian Porteous. Following on 23 points were Dave Aitken, Ian Brown and Wave Tyrrell. The second round of the 36 Hole Trophy has been booked for this coming Thursday. I have 9 names so far. Please let me know if you wish to take part.

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Fifteenth Seniors League

Fifteenth Seniors League Eleven brave players tackled the course on a day of glorious sunshine with a freezing wind that did not stop when it hit you.  Three retired, one on account of his playing partners not finding his balls when he duffed them into the whinns. All players succumbed to the wind in scoring 22 or less apart from the outstanding Mr Brown who scored a superb 26 points off a handicap of 4, now playing off 2. In second place  was Dave Aitken who ensured his scores was recorded properly on his card this week. I am delighted…

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