Northern News

The Kinnear 2 Bowl Final

This Years Finalist were Roy Campbell Vs Grant Young, for once the weather was kind a bit chilly but not as bad as it has been. It was Grant that stormed into a good lead leading 6- 0 after five ends ten ends saw the lead go to 11-2. Roy getting a 2,(0),2,2,1,1to get back into the game at 14-10. Grant replied with a 2,2 to lead 18-10the a run of 0,0,0,0,0,0,0, saw Roy getting ” Peels” at 18-18the twenty seventh end saw him get 2 shots go into the lead for the first time 18-20 next end Grant replied with a 1, 19-20 in the twenty ninth end Roy getting a 1 to get over the line. Great final played in the right spirit.

Published: September 16, 2019

Senior Champion

The Senior Championship Allan caught the pace from the first end, and, despite his opponent playing some very good bowls, he ran out a comfortable winner against John Urquhart. Congratulations to Allan on his Fourth Senior singles Championship. Picture to follow.

Published: September 13, 2019

Seniors Final 2019

This Years Final will be played on Friday 13th September at 2pm. The Final is John Urquhart Vs Allan Mitchell.

Published: September 10, 2019

Porterfield 2019

This Years Finalists were Grant Young Vs Iain Macdonald, after six ends it was Iain Macdonald who jumped into a 9-1 lead after nine ends Grant pulled it back to 4-9. But a run of 0,0,0,0,0,0, saw the lead 18-4 to Iain Macdonald. Iain then followed up with a 0,1,0,2 to clinch the Trophy it is commiserations on Grant who has won the Bobby Loch already.

Published: September 10, 2019

Two Bowls Singles/ Pairs

There was Double heartache for Roy Campbell runner up in both Competitions. In the Singles Final the winner was Kenny Lawrence, who was a worthy winner. The final of the Pairs was won by Dave Smith & Andy Reid, with Roy Campbell & Alex Young being runners up. A great day was had by all may be a Sunday is good for games in the future !!! Maybe aye maybe no.

Published: September 8, 2019

E.B.L. Triples

Sunshine shine on Northern as the Triples of Garry Harrison, Gordon Wilson (jun), and Euan Craig playing Brunstane after three ends the scores were level at 2-2 fourth end saw Brunstane getting 1 with a Northern reply of 3,3,1. after seven ends the lead stretched to 9-3 end eight saw Brunstane get another 1, 9-4 ends ten an eleven getting 1,2 to make the score 10-7 with the home in insight Northern finishing with 1,1,1. Making the final score 13-7.

Published: September 7, 2019

Croftfoot

The above game has been cancelled due to lack of support.

Published: September 4, 2019

2019 Seniors KO Cup Week 3

Published: September 3, 2019

Pairs Final Monday 2nd September.

The Pairs Final will be between J.Urquhart & J.Barr Vs G.Wilson (jun) & E.Craig. why not come along and support the players entertainment starts at 5pm

Published: August 30, 2019

N.B.C Championship 2019

The weather could have been kinder to the Finalists but both players adapted to the conditions. It was Darren Prentice that got out the blocks very quickly, showing the spectators the art of drawing. After five ends going into a 9-1 lead, Gordon Wilson (jun) was struggling to find his weight. the seventh end saw G.W. get 3 to make the score 10-4 , but it was not long that Darren got another run going with a 1,2,1, to get the winning post insight to lead 14-4, with Gordon scoring 2,1 the score now 14-7 but Darren was not to be done with the home run of 2,(0)2,2,(0)1 making the final score 21-10. The game was played in correct spirit both players shaking hands, and all the Prentice family went wild with delight. Darren follows his Father, and two Uncles who won the Championship. His Uncle Ian winning 1988, Uncle Grahame winning 1991and1994 and his father in 2007 and 2008. Also his Grandfather was a very well liked Secretary and President.

Darren Prentice 2019 N.B.C.Champion

Published: August 30, 2019