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News from your Golf Club 13/05/16
~~HOLE IN ONE
Our President, Eric Starritt, had a marvellous hole in one this week at Muckhart Golf Club.
Eric holed his tee shot at the demanding 6th hole on the top nine holes at Muckhart.
Those of you familiar with Muckhart will know the hole as 'The Lonesome Pine'.
Congratulations Eric; a fine achievement at a very tough hole; 192 yards.
DONALDSON QUAICH FAMILY FOURSOMES
The entry form for this competition is on the notice board in the club's foyer.
So far we have four family pairs entered.
Members wishing to play in this popular competition should sign up soon please as the event takes place next Sunday.
RYDER CUP EVENING
Arrangements are progressing for our evening with Sandy Jones and the Ryder Cup on Friday June 3rd.
A full set of arrangements will be forthcoming shortly but please keep this date free in your diaries as it could be a very enjoyable and informative evening.
Well done to the Junior Scratch League Team beating Muckhart last Sunday 2-1.
Hard lines to the Ladies Handicap League Team who again lost narrowly 3-2, this time to Kinross at home.
Our ladies, Margaret Birch and Morag Penny are playing, as I type, at Killin today in the third round of the Daily Mail Foursomes.
Our Gents have a tricky tie in the Bell Trophy, away to Kinross, coming up.
The Junior Bell Trophy team take a slender 3-2 lead to Alyth tomorrow in the second leg of their first round encounter.
Our Gents' Scratch League have a home tie this evening and the Gents Team have a friendly match with Comrie. This will make the Ferntower busy this evening. The Gents go off the 10th tee at 5.30pm while the Scratch Leaguers start from the 1st Tee at 6.00pm. Good luck to both.
There is a sheet in the Gents' changing room to sign up to play in our friendly home match with Blairgowrie on Sunday 29th May. Those interested should sign up ASAP.
Good luck to all our golfers over the weekend wherever they play.
Those wishing to eat at the clubhouse over the weekend should contact Iain McDougall on 01764 652397 option 3 to book a table or check availability.