Around the region’s fairways

BVLGA

A team from the Scottish Veteran Ladies Golfing Association, captained by Pamela Williamson, play an Irish Vets team at Craigielaw Golf Course on April 17 and 18.

The teams consist of some of the best over-50 players in Scotland. Kelso’s Jean Thomas, president of the SVLGA, would appreciate it if some of the Borders vets attended the match to give their support.

GALASHIELS

Borderways Seniors Scott Cup Qualifier: 1 equal, A. Turnbull, I. Casson 18 points.

GALA BAKERS

The 50th anniversary season for Gala Bakers Golf Club starts this Friday. All welcome.

KELSO

John Wilson Trophy: 1, I. Halliday 39 points; 2 equal, D. Thomson, C. Thomson 38; 4 equal, P. Henderson, J. Chisolm, R. Morton, C. Vickers 36.

LAUDER

Golden Bannock Winter League Weekly Winners (March): C. McNeill nett 67; J. Gillie 72; C Douglas 68 BIH. Month result: 1, J. Gillie 139; 2, M. Dunne 140; 3, C. Douglas 142.

Winter League Overall: 1, C. McNeill 275; 2, J. Gillie 276; 3, M. Dunne 279.

Lauder Golf Club is indebted to K. Hardie esq, The Golden Bannock, for his sponsorship of this event.

Spring outing to Eyemouth GC: 1, J. Gillie 83 (10) 73; 2, C. Douglas 88 (12) 76 BIH; 3, M. Dunne 85 (9) 76.

LILLIARDSEDGE

R. P. Adams Shield: 1, T. Murray nett 62; 2, I. Laing 66; 3, K. Atkinson 69 BIH; 4, A. Redpath 69. Two’s: T. Murray (2), A. Redpath, W. Johnston.

MELROSE

Captains v Vice Captains Match: 1, Captains Team nett 52.3; Last, Vice Captains Team 58.8.

TORWOODLEE

April Medal: 1, A. Owenson 83 (18) 65; 2, J. Graham 82 (16) 66; 3 (scratch winner), D. Gillie 69 (2) 67.

ST BOSWELLS

Ladies’ Holmes Cup 1: 1, Sue Gerrard 1 down; 2, Lorna Crow 1 down; 3, Sammy Barrie 1 down.