Match against Watsonians
The match against Watsonians was for the "Darts" Trophy was finally reurected and was played at Mortonhall and Heriots prevailed 3-2. The match was tied two all with the final match featuring the Vice Captain and Peter Hill settling the match in our favour with a great victory.
Matches against Braids United
Having lost the first match 3-2 it was always going to be an uphill struggle against BU on their home patch and the team went down fighting to lose 4-1 and 7-3 over the two games.
The match against the school took place on 29 March at Gullane number 3 and the result was an honourable halved match, individual results were as follows:
Gordon McLeod & Steven Sinclair v Sam Westwood & Jordan Whitelaw - All Square
Douglas Livingston & Donald Gray v Ruaridh McKenzie & Sam Hall - FP’s won 3 & 2
Roddy Stevenson & Jonny Stirling v William Massey & Lucy Hall - School won by 1 hole
York (mini) Tour
Following on from our successful tour to York to celebrate our 125th Anniversary we have continued relationships with York Golf Club. In August Vice Captain John Archibald led a team of 10 on a short tour taking in Harrogate Golf Club on the way to York. Great fun was had by all and it is hoped this will now become a regular home and away fixture. Unfortunately the team lost heavily to York in this match but revenge will be sweet with a stronger team in 2019.
The annual match against the School took place on 20th April and the result was an honourable halved match, details as follows:
1 Roddy Stevenson and Rory Smith lost to Sam Hall and Sam Westwood 1 hole
2 John Archibald and Graham Hunt beat Gregor Shand and Alex Tabatabiae 3 & 2
3 Stewart Barnes and Steven Sinclair halved with Alexandra Massey and James Cameron.
Next up was a 3 - 2 win against Braids United
1 John Richardson and Innes Christie - halved match
2 Gordon Mcleod and Graham Tait - Win
3 Dave Campbell and John McKinney - halved match
4 Stewart Barnes and Scott McIntosh - Win
5 Peter Hill and Martin Dodgson - Loss
The Tantallon match was played on 4 May, unfortunately we lost 4 - 2
1 Steven Sinclair and Scott Dickson - halved match
2 Dave Campbell and Ron Bradley - lost 1 down
3 Fraser Smith and Tom Pithie - win 3 & 2
4 Ian Smith and Euan MacIntyre - lost 2 & 1
5 John Stirling and Mark Petrie - halved match
6 John Richardson and Frank Gillone - lost 2 & 1
We had a 5-5 draw with Braids United, the darts Trohy against Watsonians was not played, we lost %.5 - 2.d to Stewarts Melville and we beat Caermount 3 - 1.