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Ian Nicol scores a 67 to lift Colin Baird Trophy

The event attracted a large number of players at Lanark Golf Club

Ian Nicol finished ahead of 142 players to clinch the Colin Baird Trophy at Lanark Golf Club with a net score of 67.

Derek Shanks (10) and Algie Frame (10) were both one stroke behind.

Winner of the +2 to 7 handicap category was Gordon Buchanan (6) with a 69, three ahead of -1 handicap member Kevin Prentice who shot a scratch 71 for a net score of 72.

Stephen Ronald (3) and Stuart Cassidy (3)  both scored 73 to share third place.

In the final category John Patrick (19) returned a net 70  to win his section by four strokes with John Hladiak and Bill Hamilton on the score of 74.

Kevin Prentice had the best scratch score of the round with a 71, four ahead of Gordon Buchanan with Stephen Ronald and Stuart Cassidy scoring 76


67   Ian Nicol

68   Algie Frame, Derek Shanks

69   Gordon Buchanan

70   Joe Langford, Kevan Swindell, John Patrick

71   Alan Bolton, Mark Easton

72   Kevin Prentice, Scott McAllister, Adrian O'Neill

73   Stephen Ronald, Stuart Cassidy, John Stevenson

74   Brian McAuley, Stevie Crolla, Jim Foster, Graham Gallan, 

       Bill Hamilton Johnny Hladiak