A toast to Burns as victory secured

The new bridge approaching the ninth green at Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club.
The new bridge approaching the ninth green at Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club.

Congratulations to Robert Burns on winning this season’s JB Smith Memorial Trophy, played at Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club on Saturday, September 20.

He secured the two-round fixture with a fantastic second round net score of 67, his late end-of-season form ensuring his comfortable victory.

The best net score of the day came from Brian Cusick with a brilliant 64. William Erskine topped the first class with a useful gross 72.

Divisional scores for Saturday, September 20: Division one – Brian Cusick, 73 (9) 64; Michael Waters Jnr, 74 (7) 67; Robert Fleming, 76 (6) 70. Division two – Robert Burns, 77 (10) 67; Gordon Mitchell, 83 (12) 71; Allen Berrie, 81 (10) 71. Division three – Ken Gregor, 95 (27) 68; Norman G. Weir, 94 (23) 71; John Maley, 100 (27) 73.