North East District – Champion of Champions
The North East District Scratch and Handicap Champion of Champions, sponsored by the Evening Express and Aberdein Considine have now reached the latter stages and the Handicap Final will be contested by Kenny Harper (Insch) and Andrew Christie (Cruden Bay).
In the semi-finals Kenny Harper defeated James Birnie (Inverallochy) at the 20th while Andrew Christie had a more comfortable 5/4 win over Andrew McLeod (Aboyne). The final will take place at Inverurie Golf Club on Sunday 1st September with a 1.40pm start.
In the Scratch competition Laurie Phillips (Cruden Bay) reached the final by beating Mark Rae (Newmachar)at the 20th and awaits the result of the second semi-final between Barrie Edmond (Bon Accord) and Adam Dunton (McDonald) to find out who his opponent will be in the final, again to be played at Inverurie on Sunday 1st September with a 1.30pm start.