Katharines the great

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Dunaverty Golf Club’s ladies section held its annual pairs competition in aid of the Blind Veterans UK charity – formerly known as St Dunstan’s – on Tuesday July 14.

Despite it being another wet ‘dreich’ day, everyone who played managed some great golf.

The way in which partners were drawn – one from lower and one from those holding a higher handicap – made it a lovely way for the club’s newer players to gain experience.

Eight teams played with six recording nett scores in the 60s, however, there was a brilliant 56.8 nett by the two Katharines – Hardman and Cappello – which included five pars.

Two other teams had birdie twos – Elizabeth Marrison and Lea Brown’s at the 16th and Ailie MacBrayne and Linn Coffield’s at the 7th.

Result: 1 Katharine Hardman and Katie Cappello, 82-25.2=56.8; 2 Ailie MacBrayne and Linn Coffield 80-19.8=60.2; 3 Mary McKinnon and Mary Wilson 90-24=66, bih from Elizabeth Marrison and Laura Dyson also with nett 66.