Golf: Conflict of titans in Night Categorical Champion of Champions women scratch second spherical
Final 12 months’s handicap champion Emma Logie (Keith) will journey to face Julie Lees for the tie at Westhill.
Each gamers have among the many lowest handicaps within the competitors, with Julie taking part in off 4 and Emma simply two, so it guarantees to be high-quality affair.
There is no such thing as a doubting the tie of the second spherical on this 12 months’s Night Categorical Champion of Champions women scratch match.
Julie booked her place with a one-hole win over Lyn Park at Meldrum Home and continued her high quality type to qualify for the grand closing of the Scottish Golf Regional Medal Finals at Royal Burgess in August.
A joint-best internet rating of 67 following a greatest gross rating of 75 at Boat of Garten secured her place.
Julie mentioned: “I celebrated my fiftieth birthday in April and to this point turning that age hasn’t been too dangerous in any respect.
“My golf has been a bit up and down, however I’ve managed just a few good rounds.
“I had a stunning recreation towards Lyn at Meldrum Home.
“She performed very nicely and was at all times up, however I managed to win on the 18th.
“It’s at all times arduous taking part in away from dwelling on a course I’ve solely performed just a few instances, so I’m wanting ahead to a house recreation within the subsequent spherical towards Emma.
“I’m actually wanting ahead to taking part in at Royal Burgess in Edinburgh.
“I’ve simply received a brand new set of irons, so I’m hoping I can get a bit extra consistency.
“I’m lucky to work as a receptionist on the Atholl Lodge and they’re very supportive of my golf and swapping my shifts when wanted.”
Emma defeated Marie McCallum (Duff Home Royal) by 5&3 in final 12 months’s handicap closing at Newburgh and stayed on the right track for a fast double with 5&3 victory over Lucy Buckley at Huntly within the first spherical.
Defending champion Julie Henderson (Inverurie) is about to journey to face Sandra Farquhar of their second spherical match at Buckpool after recording a gap 4&3 success over Debbie Milne at Craibstone.