Back to usual Wednesday night blowing wind and rain. The Seconds entertained Craigentinny who came topping the League, after the call offs James Watson and Larry Sorrell. Northern Started like greyhound’s out of the traps, after five ends they were 23- 12 up and the score kept going and after ten ends it was 42- 22 with Roy Campbell’s rink Jimmy Martin, Alex Young, Jim Prentice and R.O.C.13-4 but the rink of Davy Smith , Willie Robb, John Newall 12- 2 up Jimmy Bathgate’s rink making a good progress to lead 10-8 and George Prentice rink Bob Bain, Davy Reid, Ian MacDonald only 1 shot down 7-8 things were looking ok. But after fifteen ends Craigentinny pulled it back to nine shots in the game. the first off the green was Roy and his rink who fell 15-18, after 17 ends saw Jimmy Bathgate storming to a 20-9 victory, George Prentice losing by seven shots and Keith Smith rink 22-9 a good night finishing with a 5-4 Victory with keeps the wolf from the door away next week to Parkside.
Published: June 13, 2018