John Wilson

John Wilson - 10This local teacher won the Arrol Cup on six occasions and had the distinction to win the first Scottish Championship played at St Andrews in 1922 when he defeated Edward Blackwell at the 19th hole. His success was repeated at Prestwick in 1931 when he defeated Andrew Jamieson by 2 & 1. Selected for the Walker Cup matches at St Andrews in 1923 and represented Scotland against England in 1922-24 and 1926 and against Ireland in 1932. He won the Hillhouse Cup on three successive occasions between 1921 and 1923.