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Iain Sime & Julia Palmer being presented the Ronaldson Bowl by Bron McWhinney at the 2016 AGM
Fiona Lawson being presented with the Westchester Mixed Pairs Trophy at the 2016 AGM
Fiona Lawson and Eric Door won the club's annual mixed Pairs championship (the Westchester) with a score of 58.58% over the two weeks.
Bron McWhinney presents the Manson Cup to Mike Ash & Finlay Marshall at the 2016 AGM
1st Mike Ash, Alan Goodman, Brian Short, Alex Adamson, Arend Bayer & Finlay Marshall
2nd Anne Perkins, Fiona Lawson, Julia Palmer & Dougie Munroe
3rd Iain Sime, Sheila Adamson, Jake Cory, Jun Nakamru-Pinder & John Murdoch
4th Derek Sanders, Stephen Peterkin, George Plant, Tim McKay & Jack Paterson
Westchester Shield Winners
Liz McGowan, David Liggat, John Hamilton & Dave Sharp
Bron McWhinney presents the Westchester Shield to Liz McGowan at the 2016 AGM
The Westchester Shield 2015 was won by Liz McGowan, David Liggat, John Hamilton & Dave Sharp
Bron McWhinney presents the Purves Clock to Iain Sime at the 2016 AGM
Iain Sime's team, which included Fiona McQuaker, Sheila Adamson, Brian Short and John Murdoch have won this year's Purves Clock with a score of 101 IMPs. They were well ahead of the Goodman team in second place with 53 IMPs.
This year the trophy was played for over three weeks as a Pivot Teams event where each team member must parter somebody different in each of the three weeks.
Anne Perkin's team was third with David Brigg's team taking the fourth spot.
Bron McWhinney presents the McEwan Cup Individual Trophy to George Plant at the 2016 AGM
George Plant won the McEwan Cup Individual tournament with a score of 65.63% at the New Melville on Wednesday night.Thirteen players took part.
Bron McWhinney presents the Pinkhill No Fears Individual Trophy to Robert Thornton at the 2016 AGM
Robert Thornton won the Pinkhill No Fears Individual tournament with a score of 66.67%. Sixteen players took part.
Bron McWhinney presents the Calvert Cup to Liz McGowan at the 2016 AGM
Liz McGowan and David Liggat won this year's Calvert Cupwith an average score of 59.45%. Iain Sime and Fiona McQuaker won the Hamilton Trophy for the highest single score over the three nights (other than that of the winners).
Bron McWhinney presents the Hamilton Trophy to Iain Sime at the 2016 AGM.
The trophy is awarded to the pair in the Calvert Cup who score the highest single percentage score over the three nights of the competition. Fiona McQuaker was Iain's partner in this competition.
Bron McWhinney presents Rose Simpson with the Melville Trophy at the 2016 AGM
The Melville Trophy is awarded to the player who wins the most number of Master Points on a Monday evenings between the 1st October 2015 and the start of the Accumulator.
Bron McWhinney presenting the Pinkhill Trophy at the 2016 AGM to the winning team of:
(With Amanda Aberdour and Ed Meachem)
Bron McWhinney presents David King with the Ronald MacDonald Salver at the 2016 AGM
The salver is awarded to the player who bids and makes the most number of slams over the course of the year.
Bron McWhinney presents Bill Rae & Peter Bowbrick with their Ranked Pairs shields at the 2016 AGM
*Master Bill Rae
Master Denise King
District Master Stewart Morris
Local Master Peter Bowbrick
Club Master Phyllis Whyte
Bron McWhinney presents the Pinkhill Pairs Trophy to Robert Thornton & Tim Lambert at the 2016 AGM
CONGRATULATIONS to Robert Thornton and Tim Lambert who have won this year's Pinkhill Pairs Trophy with an average score of 57.3%.
Donald Fraser won Accumulator ahead of John Hamilton in second place and Troy van de L'Isle and Julia Palmer tied for third.
CONGRATULATIONS also go to Elspeth Burnside, Ian Fraser, Sheila Cochrane and Ann Shepherd who have won this years's Pinkhill Trophy which is a teams event for players below the rank of District Master. They were 25 IMPs ahead of the second placed team scoring a total of 92 IMPs.
CONGRATULATIONS go to John Hamilton, Mike Smith, Liz McGowan, David Liggat and Reg & Diana Drysdale who have won this year's Ronaldson Bowl with 51 VPs two ahead of the Adamsons, Ash, Goodman, Greenwood and Matheson who scored 49 VPs.
Congratulations to Mike Ash and Laura Middleton who won this years Westchester Mixed Pairs. Fiona McQuaker and Iain Sime were runners up with Brian Short and Fiona Greenwood in third place.
CONGRATULATIONS to Iain Sime's team which won the Manson Cup on Wenesday night. This is the Club's premier teams championship. Team members included J Matheson, J Murdoch, J Nakamaru-Pinder and P Barton. The runners up were Brian Short's team.
The consolation event, the Westchester Shield was won by T McKay, G Plant, L Middleton and L Barrett.
The Westchester Shield 2015 being presented to George Plant and Lauara Middleton by the club chairman Alan Goodman.
Jeff Bond being presented with the Hamilton Cup by club chairman Alan Goodman.
Was won by John Cowan and Deirdre Sanders with a score of 67.71%
Was won Marjorie Gibbens who accumulated 354 Master Points on Monday evenings between the beginning of October and the 12th May.
Band A for Scottish Masters and above was won by Deirdre Sanders with 290 Master Points.
Band B for Masters and Star Masters was won by Marjorie Gibbens
Band C for Club, Local and District Masters was jointly won by Marald Thomson & Rose Simpson with 314 Master Points
Band D for Novices was won by Graham Spinardi with 286 Master Points
Goodman(2), Short, S Adamson(2), A Adamson (2), Ash (1), Matheson(2)
Sime, Wolfendale, McGowan, Liggat
D Sanders, Bond, D Sanders, Paterson
McQuaker, Louch, Youngs(1), Greenwood(1), Guy(2), Peploe(2)
Perkins, Nesom (1), Weir(2), Palmer, Munroe, Middleton (2)
Clemie, Door, Muir(2), Briggs(2), Byron(2)
Hamilton (2), Sharp, Jamieson(2), Barrett
Clow, McKay, Corry, Van d'lisle
(Numbers in brackets indicate weeks played if less than 3.)
The Pinkhill Trophy
1st David King, Denise King, Kairen Bergius, Amanda Aberdour +68 IMPs
2nd Walter Pearson, Linda Greig, Allan Ainslie, Jim Russell +58 IMPs
3rd Iain Ritchie, Malcolm Lee, Pat Syme, Margaret Tait -2 IMPs
4th Walter Pearson, Linda Greig, Allan Ainslie, Jim Russell -7 IMPs
5th Ian Fraser, Elspeth Burnside, Hilarie Howarth, Mary Brown -14 IMPs
6th Stewart Morris, David Land, Pat Scott, Rosemary McPhee -17 IMPs
7th Jane Neville, Jean MacDonald, Anne Mcgill, Fiona Ford --86 IMPs
The Westchester Shield
1st Fiona Lawson, Lucia Barrett, Andy Jamieson, Derek Sanders, Laura Middleton
2nd Peploe, Guy, McQuaker, Louch, Rhona Moss
In 2013 this competition was won by Andrew Nesom.
Rose Simpson being presented with her Melville Trophy prize by Judith Louch.
John Matheson, Liz McGowan
Jeff Bond, Andrew Muir
Fiona Lawson, Judith Louch
Julia Palmer, David Weir
Mike Ash, Patrick Home
David Briggs, Eric Door
Alan Goodman, Brian Short
Robert Clow, Tim McKay
John Hamilton, Mike Smith
Fiona Greenwood, Anne Perkins
Jake Corry, Troy Van-De-L'Isle
Lucia Barrett, Andy Jamieson
Laura Middleton, Deirdre Sanders
Nancy Galloway, Rose Simpson
The Hamilton Cup which is awarded to the pair with single highest percentage score (excluding the winners of the Calvert Cup) goes to:
Fiona Lawson & Judith Louch who scored 61.98% in the third week of the competition.
The Hamilton Cup being presented to Judith Louch & Fional Lawson by Alan Goodman. They scored 61.98% in the third week of the Calvert Cup competition which was single highest percentage score over the three weeks (excluding the winners of the Calvert Cup).
The Purves Clock
Tim McKay & Derek Sanders
+ 68 imps
Anne Perkins & David Weir
+ 36.63 imps
Jake Corry & Paul Barton
+ 36.5 imps
Jeff Bond & Deirdre Sanders
+ 34.5 imps
Nigel Wolfendale & George Plant
+ 29.25 imps
Lucia Barrett & Andy Jamieson
+ 22 imps
Judith Louch & Fiona Lawson
+ 9.5 imps
John Hamilton & Dave Sharp
+ 7.12 imps
Troy Van de L’Isle& Robert Clow
- 3.75 imps
Julia Palmer & Dougie Munroe
- 8.5 imps
Fiona McQuaker & Iain Sime
- 11.87 imps
David Briggs & Eric Door
- 22.12 imps
Keith Youngs & Fiona Greenwood
- 57.25 imps