CARLY SHINES IN SWITZERLAND
County Champion Carly Booth shot a brilliant two under par 71 for an aggregate of 147 which placed her eigth equal in the stroke-play standings. A fantastic feat for Carly . But it wasn't just Carly who rose to the occasion, all Scotlands team members improved their score Krystle Caithness (St Regulus) took six shots off her first-day scoring a 72 for 150. Kelsey MacDonald (Nairn Dunbar) improved her score by three shots with a 74 for 151 and Sally Watson (Elie & Earlsferry) recovered from a first-day 80 to return a 75 for 155. It is a mark of the Scots' girls improvement that Sally's 75 was their discarded score. Scotland have now improved their 12th place to 5th and have qualified in the top eight to go forward to the matchplay stages.The qualifiers are:
1 Spain 420.
2 Sweden 431.
4 England 447.
5 Scotland 448.
6 Denmark 449.
7 France 451.
8 Wales 454.
Scotland play England in their first round match. Today's first round matchplay draw is:
Sweden v France;
Norway v Denmark,
England v Scotland;
Spain v Wales.
138 (eight under par) Carlota Ciganda (Spain) 70 68.
139 Anna Nordqvist (Sweden) 74 65.
140 Azahara Munoz (Spain) 73 67.
Well done Scotland & good luck for today!