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Saturday, October 18, 2014

WEST OF SCOTLAND LEAGUES - Week 3 win for youths whilst A team draw with Glasgow


The third round of matches in the 2014 West Of Scotland Inter County Youths league took place on Sunday 12 October, with title holders Ayrshire recording their third successive win in their title defence, with a 5.5 - 2.5 result away from home against Glasgow at Bishopbriggs.

Despite losing two of the opening three ties, Ayrshire rallied to win the remaining five toes for victory.

Match details (Glasgow names first) :-

Dean Logan (Bishopbriggs) beat James Johnstone (Ayr Belleisle) by 7 & 5
Craig Anderson (Sandyhills) halved with Greg Telfer (Prestwick St Cuthbert)
Ross Douglas (Ralston) beat Greg Vernon (Kilmarnock Barassie) by 1 hole
Nick Gardiner (Cawder) lost to Robert Fitzpatrick (Irvine) by 2 hole
Kieran Mclaughlan (Cawder) lost to Alasdair Berry (Irvine Ravenspark) by 5 & 4
James Monaghan (Bishopbriggs) lost to Gary Morrison (Kilmarnock Barassie) by 2 & 1
Greg Brown (Cathkin Braes) lost to Sandy Walker (Ardeer) by 3 & 2
Matthew Hendricks (Pollock) lost to Craig Telfer (Prestwick St Cuthbert)  by 3 & 1

GLASGOW    2.5    AYRSHIRE    5.5

With two weekends of matches remaining to be played, the present positions in the West Of Scotland Inter County Youth league are :-

COUNTY
P
W
D
L
F
A
Dif
Pts
AYRSHIRE
3
3
0
0
14.5
9.5
+5
6
LANARKSHIRE
3
2
0
1
13.5
10.5
+3
4
RENFREWSHIRE
3
2
0
1
13
11
+2
4
DUMBARTONSHIRE
3
1
0
2
13
11
+2
2
STIRLINGSHIRE
3
1
0
2
11
13
-2
2
GLASGOW
3
0
0
3
7
17
-10
0

 In the corresponding A team match, Ayrshire and Glasgow fought out an entertaining 4 - 4 draw at Prestwick in their match last Sunday with six of the eight ties finishing on the final green.

Match details (Ayrshire names first) :-

John Shanks (Irvine) halved with Barry Hume (Haggs Castle)
Keith Hamilton (Ayr Belleisle) lost to Jamie Savage (Cawder) by 1 hole
Stuart Robin (Prestwick St Cuthbert) halved with Gordon Miller (Cawder)
Tommy McInally (Loudoun) beat Craig Chalmers (Cawder) by 1 hole
Scott Brown (Turnberry) halved with Gordon Sangster (Cawder)
Michael Smyth (Royal Troon) halved with Blair Dalglish (Ralston)
Malcolm Pennycott (Whiting bay) lost to Craig Morrison (Haggs castle) by 3 & 1
Gordon Boyle (Turnberry) beat Jonathan Brown (Haggs Castle) by 5 & 4

AYRSHIRE      4    GLASGOW    4
With two weeks of fixtures remaining, the present positions in the West Of Scotland Inter County A League are :-

COUNTY
P
W
D
L
F
A
Diff.
Pts
RENFREWSHIRE
3
3
0
0
15
9
+6
6
STIRLINGSHIRE
3
2
0
1
17
7
+10
4
GLASGOW
3
1
1
1
12
12
0
3
AYRSHIRE
3
1
1
1
11
13
-2
3
LANARKSHIRE
3
1
0
2
11
13
-2
2
DUMBARTONSHIRE
3
0
0
3
6
18
-12
0