12 souls braved conditions which were not as severe as forecast. Scoring was held over until next week to allow players to go home and change for the Xmas lunch.
34 TAMS enjoyed a convivial Xmas lunch at which the 2017 Trophies were presented as follows;
The Roddie McAlpine Gavel: Winner George Cunningham Runner up John Forsyth
The Stanley Ridgeway Trophy: Winner Richard Edmonds Runner up Harvey Robertson
The Ken Bowie Salver: Winner Ian Quigley Runner up George Langlands
Summer Handicap Competition: Winner Steve Baczkowski Runner up John Napier
Summer Scratch Competition: Winner David Wallace Runner up Gordon Fisher
There was also a Special Presentation to Jim McAuslin in recognition of his recent 90th birthday and his contribution to TAMS over the past 24 years. TAMS will be 25 next May.
Entertaining contributions to the proceedings were made by Ian Quigley, Harvey Robertson, Doug Coltman and Ken Bowie.