Holder Lesley Hendry (Largs Routenburn) remained on course for a third successive title after the first two matchplay rounds in the 2007 Ayrshire Ladies County Championship being held at Troon Portland this week.
In the semi finals, Hendry will play the top seed, Audrey Thomson (Loudoun).
The second semi final will be between Jenny Linklater (Largs) and Morag McPherson (Troon Ladies).
Results from Wednesday were :-
FIRST ROUND :-
A Thompson (Loudoun) bt M MacGregor (Barassie) 10 and 8
R Donaldson (Troon Ladies) bt C Malcolm (Prestwick St Nicholas) at 20th
R McQueen (Troon Bentinck) bt L Laing (Troon Ladies) at 21st
L Hendry (Routenburn) bt L Parry (Irvine) 7 and 6
J Linklater (Largs) bt A Glennie (Barassie) 5 and 4
L Keohone (Loudoun) bt D Watt (Belleisle) 4 and 2
M McPherson (Troon Ladies) bt G Smith (Ardeer) 1 hole
J Finnie (Troon Ladies) w.o. C Williamson (Prestwick St Nicholas) scr.
QUARTER FINALS :-
Thomson bt MacGregor 1 hole
Hendry bt McQueen 1 hole
Linklater bt Keohone 1 hole
McPherson bt Finnie at 19th.
The semi finals and final will be completed on Thursday.