Pauline Patrick (Irvine) Golf knocked out the top qualifier, Catherine Malcolm ( Prestwick St Cuthbert) in the quarter final of the Ayrshire Ladies County Golf Championship, at Glasgow Gailes, on Tuesday afternoon, 11th April.
Pauline beat the 3 time champion by 3&2, and will now face County Captain, Liz Keohone (Loudoun) in the first semi-final. Liz defeated last years runner up Lorna Ronnie (Kilmarnock Barassie) in a very close match which went to the 18th, Liz winning by one hole.
The second top qualifier, Audrey Thompson (Loudoun) won through against Catherine Garrett (West Kilbride) by 6&5. She will face 1985 champion Jane Finnie (Troon Ladies) who beat her fellow club mate Sara Ann Bottomley by 6&4.
First round results
Catherine Malcolm beat Julia Henderson 3&2
Pauline Patrick beat Joanne Sharp 5&4
Liz Keohone beat Jean Capes 6&4
Lorna Ronnie beat Liz Wilson 3&2
Audrey Thompson beat Susan Dumigan 4&3
Catherine Garrett beat Valerie McColl 6&5
Sara Ann Bottomley beat Linda McDonald 3&2
Jane Finnie beat Claire McLaughlin 3&2
Pauline Patrick beat Catherine Malcolm 3&2
Liz Keohone beat Lorna Ronnie 1 up
Audrey Thompson beat Catherine Garrett 6&5
Jane Finnie beat Sara Ann Bottomly 6&4
Wednesday's Semi Finals :
Patrick v Keohone
Thompson v Finnie
Thanks to Ann Wallace, Ayrshire Ladies County Secretary for the report.