Daily Archives: June 21, 2018

2 XV1 vs Parkside

League match this week was against  Parkside with holiday’s  a few changes had to be made before the game left selectors phoning everybody except Donald trump but coming up trumps getting Robert Bell. as the game progressed after five ends it was 17- 20 to Parkside , the next five ends saw Parkside stretching there lead to nine shots. after fivteen ends saw the drama start 51-56 to Parkside. but there was a sting in the tail for Rab Gardiner rink when Roy Campbell’s rink of Jimmy Martin, Mike Morrison, Alec Young and the man himself went from 1-14 down after seven ends to get a peels at 17-17 and to rub salt into the wound Roy won the football card well done in what was a great come back, James Watson’s rink of Davie Smith, Willie Robb, Robert Bell . were holding there own until the ninth end when they lost a 4, 3 in two ends which then made it up hill struggle chasing the game they went from 7-6 after eight ends to 7- 14 after eleven ends, finally losing 11-21, George Prentice’s rink of Bob Bain, Callum Anderson, Davie Reid. were always in front till end fifteen  when it went two peels at 11-11 the next two ends saw them get a 1.1 to win 13-11. Jimmy Bathgate’s rink went form 9-4 up in the seventh end to 10-12 after fifteen a run of seven ends without a reply finally going down 11-15 final score being 52- 64 for Parkside a hard earned 3 points.

Published: June 21, 2018

1st 16s Vs Parkside

1st 16s welcomed Parky down to the Northern on an overcast night,all started of tight and cadgy, half way through it was still the same with Young Gordon and his squad quite comfortable and Jamie a couple up, James Barr and his lads were struggling a bit,and Ian Miller’s lot were pretty nip and tuck when after 10 ends it was 5-6 to the away side, James Barr on rink 5 after getting a few shots ahead ended up being narrowly beaten,after being the Northern hero’s last week, next off was Gog’s,Auld Gog’s,Pres Grant and Garry H with a great win against  Scottish triples winning skip Paul Vietch, next off with another 2 points to the Northern after a very tight game was Jamie,Mitch Jim P and John Urq, last off was Midnight Miller,Andy Reid,Walter and Jimmy McKenna, Fantastic 7-2 win for the Big team, Big well done lads, Also our best wishes go to the Parkside triple who are heading down south next week to take part in the British Isles Championships.

Published: June 21, 2018