What a great way to finish our summer season finale, 97 boys and girls took part in our final event at Kingsfield Golf Club today.
This was made up of 51 playing in the 9 hole stroke play competition and 46 in the 9 hole flag event.
Many thanks to Robert Arkley and all his team at Kingsfield for looking after us so well on the day, the course was in excellent condition and the food first class.
On the day we were privliged to be joined by Ladies European Tour players Kylie Walker and Pamela Prestwell, who did the starting for all the kids on the day and performed two golf clinics, with the help of Professional Gary Forrester. The really kept the kids entertained and answered a lot of questions from the children. Many thanks to you all and all the best to Kylie and Pamela in future Professional events.
Also many thanks to our Professionals Jane Connachan and David Burns for keeping the kids entertained during the day especially Jane for setting up an excellent 3 hole pitching competition, which proved very competitive on the day with ll the kids, congratulations to Aidan O'Hagan on winning this match play event,
The scoring on the day was excellent as always, special mention to 4 players, 1. Aaron Hall who won the Under 14 stroke play event with a level par 35, fantastic score on the day.
2. Ross Flanagan who scored 35 on the shortened flag event in the Under 14 boys section
3. Cameron Johnstone who scored 38, 3 over par in the Under 10 stroke play event.
4. Katie Liddle who scored 44, in the Under 14 Girls Stroke play, Katie actually is Under 10.
The full results for the day were as follows:
Under 14 Boys Stroke Play Event
1. Aaron Hall Score 35
2. Connor Wilson Score 36
3. Alyx Murray Score 39
Under 10 Boys Stroke Play Event
1. Cameron Johnstone Score 38
2. Sam Hall Score 39
3. Aamar Saleem Score 41
Under 14 Girls Stroke Play Event
1. Katie Liddle Score 44
2. Samantha MacGregor Score 50
3. Megan Linton Score 51
Under 14 Boys Flag Event
1. Ross Flanagan
2. Calum Robinson
3. Fraser McLean
Under 14 Girls Flag Event
1. Claire Forrester
2. Carys Irvine
3. Lisa MacPherson
Under 10 Boys Flag Event
1. Josh Beveridge
2. Fergus Brown
3. Ewan Burns
Under 10 Girls Flag Event
1. Annabel Thain
2. Abby Steedman
3. Lucy Morrison
All the winners in the above events were rewarded with free membership of Kingsfield Gold Club ad were given 500 digiballs card by Kingsfield. We also held 2 special prize draws with the winners also recieving the same prize, congratulations to Rory Leishman and Hayden Fowler on this
On the day we also had a special event for our under 7's the prize winners were:
Under 7 Flag Event
1. Brodie Cunningham
2. Jack Collingswood
3. Rory Leishman
This event was also the final round in our Under 14 and Under 10 stroke play order of merits.
The winners for the season were:
Under 14 Stroke Play Order of Merit
1. Connor Wilson
2. Aaron Hall
3. Liam Currid
Under 10 Stroke Play Order of Merit
1. Cameron Johnstone
2. Sam Hall
3. Aamar Saleem
Congratulations to you all in a fantastic year.
Many thanks to all the boys and girls who have competed throughout the year, you have all performed well and we wish you all success in your golf. The success of the foundation is down to all the boys and girls and parents having fun at the events and we are glad we can give you all the opportunity to do this.
We will be holding some winter events and winter coaching, these will be placed on the website in the next two weeks as we finalise the details and I will contact you all by e-mail to keep you informed on this.
Photographs from today will as always be placed on the facebook page Stephen Gallacher Foundation.