Lennox Trophy tees off

The 18th hole at Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club.
The 18th hole at Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club.

Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club’s August Medal was played in glorious playing conditions.

Credit goes to David Stanners and his team for having the course manicured for the weekend competitions.

Relishing the fine set up Simon Thomson hit a splendid round of 70 to top the First Division, Toby McColl and Liam McLean shared first place when they both scored 67 in the Handicap Section, Liam taking the medal after a count back.

There’s no stopping Sean Clinton fresh from winning the Wednesday Shield – he is of to a flier in the first round of the Wednesday Strokeplay carding

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With rounds of 71-70-67 Hugh Nelson won this years Unique Trophy.

Best divisional scores August Medal: Division One – Liam McLean 72 (5) 67; Toby McColl 73 (6) 67; Simon Thomson 70 (2) 68.

Division Two – Edward Donaldson 80 (12) 68; Daniel Comrie 79 (10) 69; Alan Smart 82 (13) 69.

Division Three – Alan Summers 90 (23) 67; Norman G. Weir 95 (25) 70; Johnny Hagen 95 (24) 71.

The first round of the Lennox Trophy was played on Saturday, August 10.

The early first-round leader is Eoin Brown, his score of 64 keeping him two shots clear of Harry Brown, David Kennedy and Ramsay Ross who share
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Another splendid round of 70 from Simon Thomson gave him the best scratch score in Division One.

Best divisional scores Lennox Trophy One: Division One – Harry Brown 74 (8) 66; Darren Conway 71 (4) 67; David Napier 71 (4) 67.

DivisionTwo – Eoin Brown 78 (14) 64; David Kennedy 77 (11) 66; Ramsey Ross 77 (11) 66.

Division Three – Richard McLaren 89 (21) 68; Scott Cook 88 (19) 69; Derek Brown 92 (20) 72.