Gibson Paving sponsored the Monthly Medal played ar Galgorm Castle Golf Club.
At halfway Gareth Marcus (13) and Cianan Mooney (6) were vying for the lead two shots ahead of Kurtis McCartney (7), Aaron McAuley (9) and Joshua McKeown (9). Through The Maple Marcus was leading by a shot from Mooney with McAuley another shot behind. McCartney and McKeown were a further shot down. After the Grove Marcus, after a par and two bogeys was leading by two, three, four and five shots respectively from Mooney (three pars), McCartney (three pars), McAuley (two pars and a double bogey) and McKeown (par and two bogeys). Marcus finished with two pars to Win Overall by one shot from Mooney (birdie, par) in the Overall Runner-up placing. McCartney (bogey, birdie) was another two shots behind and won Division 1. A.McAuley (two pars) was a further shot back and took second place. McKeown was two more shots away.
The Gross was won by David Stirling Jnr. (5).
In Division 2 Stuart Barker (10) was two shots clear of Keith Clements (11) at the turn. Andrew Moore (13) was a further two shots behind followed by David Halliday (11) another point back. Approaching Beechers Barker was still leading Clements by a shot. Halliday was a further four shots behind followed by Moore another three shots away. Barker with two double bogeys and two pars held on to win by one shot from Clements (double bogey, bogey, double bogey, par). Two shots further back came Halliday (par, bogey, birdie, triple bogey) and Moore (par, bogey, birdie, par).
The Seniors was won by George Small (11).
Turning for home in Division 3 fifteen handicapper Colin Thompson (15) held a one shot advantage over Damian Gillan (16) with Ronnie Taylor (15) a further shot behind. Approaching the fourteenth tee Thompson was still leading by one shot from Gillan with Taylor another three shots back.Up the Grove Gillan after a par, triple bogey, bogey was the new leader by a shot from an improving Taylor (two bogeys and a par) with Thompson another shot behind. Gillan finished with two bogeys and was joined by Taylor (bogey, par) and with a better back nine first place went to Taylor with Gillan in second place. Thompson (par, bogey) was a shot behind.
Overall Winner – Gareth Marcus (13) 66
Overall Runner-up – Cianan Mooney (6) 67
Division 1 – 1st. Kurtis McCartney (7) 69 – 2nd. Aaron McAuley (9) 70
Division 2 – 1st. Stuart Barker (10) 69 – 2nd. Keith Clements (11) 70
Division 3 – 1st. Ronnie Taylor (15) 73 (BB9) – 2nd. Damian Gillan (16) 73
Gross – David Stirling jnr. (5)77 gr/pts
Seniors – George Small (11) 73
Twos were recorded by – K.McCullough (x2), Peter Houston, J.Taylor, C.Mooney (x2), J.Rainey, G.Simms, J.Mairs, C.McAuley, G.Jackson, K.Clements and C.Thompson.
The Subsidiary Stableford was won by Roy McDowell (23) with Mal Sharpe (23) in second place a point behind.
D.McIlroy and R.Topping recorded a two.
CE – TECH Scratch Cup
The Scratch Cup was sponsored by CE-TECH and comprised of two rounds – one round played AM and the second round played PM.
Leading after Round 1 was Michael Reid. His card consisted of four birdies, thirteen pars and one bogey. Lying in second place was Jordan Hood one shot behind. His round was made up of four birdies, twelve pars and two bogeys. and in third place came Philip Graham with a round of two birdies, fourteen pars and two bogeys.
In the Second Round played in the afternoon the first three positions remained the same. Reid scored four birdies, eleven pars and three bogeys; Hood sixteen pars and two bogeys with Graham recording two birdies, ten pars and six bogeys.
Overall 1st. Michael Reid (-2) 140 Gross
Overall 2nd. Jordan Hood (-2) 144 Gross
Overall 3rd. Philip Graham (1) 148 Gross
Overall Nett – Sean McCormick (3) 148 Nett
Best Gross AM – Josh Hill (-2) 74 Gross
Best Nett AM – Shane McQuillan (4) 73 Nett
Best Gross PM – Liam Reilly (1) 73 Gross
Best Nett PM – Jamie Sutherland (-1) 79 Nett.