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Caledonian League

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The Caledonian League
The objects of the Caledonian League are to to promote fellowship amongst and between the senior members of the constituent clubs and to encourage friendly competition in matches between clubs in an annual golfing league. Players eligible to play in league matches shall be members of the constituent clubs who are over fifty years old and hold a national handicap. All matches are played between teams of twelve competing of six 4-ball better ball games. So, if you are over 50 and want to play, just put your name on the sign-up sheets displayed on the Club notice-board.

DOLLAR ~ CALEDONIAN LEAGUE
DIVISION 1 & LEAGUE CHAMPIONS 2016*

It was down to the wire in Division 1 for Dollar in their final match of 2016 facing a difficult away match against Craigiehill to decide the issue. However, the Dollar team pulled out all the stops and against the odds brought home the goods with a sound 5½ to a 0½ victory and with it the Div 1 Caledonian League Championship 2016. Congratulations are in order to all the players who took part in the league matches this year.
*Note: To maintain the Competitive nature and to decide the Caledonian League Champion team for the year, starting in 2016, the teams finishing at the top of their Division at the end of the season play off in a Semi Final and Final. The 2016 results are set out in the draw below:

The final, played between Dollar and Kinross, was held at Forfar on Wednesday 21st September 2016. However, by the closest of margins ~ 3½ to 2½ ~ it was Dollar who emerged as the Caledonian League Champions 2016.


Dollar Caledonian team Captain, John McMillan (centre), with the 2016 Calledonian League Champions Cup together with members of the winning team and other Caledonians who took part in the various matches throughout the season.
Individual Winning Team results: Charlie Murray & Vic Allan won - 5/4; Kenneth Christie & Gordon Fenwick won - 3/2; John McMillan & Drew Ure lost - 5/4; Jerry Cant & Tommy Burt - match halved; Stuart Morrison & Alan Millar lost - 3/2; Davie Cowie & Kevin Macaulay won - 1 up (with Davie Cowie needing and getting the necessary birdie on the last hole!)

Dollar and Balumbie Caledonians line up prior to their match at Dollar on Tuesday 13th June, 2017.

DIVISION 'D'
DOLLAR FIXTURES 2017
DATEARRIVETEE-OFFTEAMHOME/AWAY RESULT
Tuesday 11 April 11.4512.30LevenHomeDollar 6 - Leven 0
Thursday 27 April 11.1512.00BalumbieAwayDollar 2½ - Balumbie 3½
Tuesday 09 May 11.4512.30ThorntonHome Dollar 5 - Thornton 1
Tuesday 30 May 11.4512.30DownfieldHomeDollar 6 - Downfield 0
Tuesday 13 June 11.4512.30BalumbieHome Dollar 6 - Balumbie 0
Wednesday 28 June 10.1511.00ThorntonAwayDollar 2 - Thornton 4
Tuesday 11 July 11.4512.30King JamesHome Dollar 6 - King James 0
Thursday 03 August09.451030King JamesAway Dollar 4 - King James 2
Monday 21 August11.0012.00LevenAway  
Wednesday 30 August 11.1512.15Downfield Away  

24th May 2016 - Dollar vs Craigie Hill
Pictured, team captains Kenny MacKinnon (Craigie Hill) and Jerry Cant (Dollar) with other members of their team players on the first tee, ready for action and feeling confident. It was a handsome win for the home team but Kenny promised a tougher match in the return at Craigie Hill on 6th September.

 

Leven
 

Balumbie
 

Thorton
 

Downfield
 

King James

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