St Andrews Thistle captain is just ace

The new captain of St Andrews Thistle Golf Club has set a standard early on in his tenure.

By Scott Inglis
Wednesday, 10th March 2021, 11:25 am

During the first event of the club’s new season, the Argyle Brewery Shield stableford, Alex Miller who took over as captain in February from Jim Knox, sealed a place in history by scoring a hole-in-one over the Jubilee Bronze Course.

Watched on by playing partner John Hunter, Alex coped with the cold and windy conditions brilliantly to make his ace on the par 3 17th.

Honorary secretary Andrew Stamm said: “This was Alex's first hole-in-one and was achieved with his trusty five-wood.

“The membership congratulates Alex on his achievement.”