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Lanarkshire emerge triumphant at the Women’s County Finals

Posted on 04/09/2022

Kirkcaldy Golf Club hosted the 2022 Women’s County Finals on the 26-28 August this year, which saw victors Lanarkshire run away with the trophy. 

A member of the Galloway Ladies team in a white cap and t-shirt watches her drive after she tees off at the Women's County Finals at Kirkcaldy Golf Club.

The three-day event saw hard-fought battles between Fife and Lanarkshire, Galloway and Aberdeenshire on day one. Lanarkshire Foursomes overpowered Fife with a 3-0 win on the first morning, while Galloway’s win over Aberdeenshire (6-3) was thanks to a very strong performances from Katie Wright (Stranraer), Gwen Robson (Wigtownshire), Glenda Dewar (Portpatrick Dunskey) and Sheila Mcmurtrie (Dalbeattie) in the Singles. 

Day two saw a run of near clean sweeps. Aberdeenshire only managed two singles wins over Fife, losing 2-7; while a stellar performance from the overall winners, Lanarkshire, saw them concede only one singles game to Galloway and win by a large margin of 8-1. A strong position from which to launch into the final day.  

A group of female golfers and spectators watch a member of the Galloway Ladies team play her ball at the Women's County Finals at Kirkcaldy Golf Club.

On the final day of play, stand out games from Eva O’Connor of Bothwell Castle (6&5 over Lauren Whyte from Aberdeen Ladies) and Susan Woodhouse (East Kilbride) who beat Kim Watt (Aberdeen Ladies) 6&4, saw Lanarkshire’s 8 points propel them to victory with a stunning total of 22½ points. 

A full round up can be found here: Women’s County Finals scores



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