Hugh is tops in August Medal

Hugh is tops in August Medal

PLAYING conditions could not have been better for Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club’s August Medal, which was played early this year.

The in-form Hugh Nelson recorded the best scratch score of the season with 66 and also won the handicap category.

In second place was Danny Rooney with a fine 72, followed by Kenneth Brown with a 76.

1, Hugh Nelson scratch 66; 2, Danny Rooney 72 (5) 67; 3, Kenneth Brown 76 (9) 67.

Division Two results – 1, John Brown 80 (14) 66; 2, Alan Martin 84 (18) 66; 3, William Kerr 84 (16) 68.

Division Three results – 1, Alan Stewart 86 (19) 67; 2, Ian S. Swan 89 (20) 69; 3, Robert Hair 99 (28) 71.

Wednesday Shield (6) was won by Colin McKay with the best net score of the competition 81 (22) 59.

The Thomson McCrone team won through to the semi-finals of the league playoffs on Sunday with a fine away victory over Vale of Leven.