WITH heavy overnight rain, Wishaw Golf Club’s course was playing longer than usual on Saturday as players competed for the Colin Baird Rosebowl (Autumn meeting).
Brendan O’Keane prevailed in the first class from Luke McCabe and Alan Armit by one shot.
In the second class, Andy Forsyth’s return to form allowed him to edge Robert Cringles by one shot and secure the overall title.
New club member Tom Dallas won the third class by one shot from Davie Haslie and Davie McDowall.
Results: First class, 1, Brendan O’Keane, 72-7-65; 2, Luke McCabe, 75-9-66 (B.I.H); 3, Alan Armit, 69-3-66; 4, Davie Russell, 73-5-68.
Second class, 1, Andy Forsyth, 74-11-63; 2, Robert Cringles, 76-12-64; 3, John McGuigan (senior), 77-12-65; 4, Mark Waldie, 82-15-67.
Third class, 1, Tom Dallas, 80-16-64; 2, Davie Haslie, 81-16-65 (B.I.H); 3, Davie McDowall, 84-19-65; 4, Ronnie Kerr, 85-19-66 (B.I.H).
Meanwhile on Sunday John Kennedy won the Jack Williamson Shield.
This weekend’s competition is for the Monthly Medal Finals and Sweepstake.