Wednesday evening saw four teams drawn out the hat compete in two four end games for the McLeod Cup bonspiel. At the end of the first two games Team Atari (James R, Margaret S, Kevin and Georgie) shared a lead of +3 with Team Rubik (Andy R, Sheila, Marilyn and Robert). Everthing changed fast in …

Wins for Ferrie and Carswell

Two matches were played in the Greenacres Salver on Monday, with Team James R recording a victory after leading Team Rhona from the start. The other match featured Team Sheila, who kept the score close for the first few ends before Team Billy came out on top.

Points Competition

The points competition comprises an individual and team competition. The highest single score was 40 points out of a possible 56 for James R. Second place was Marylin with 32 and tied in third position were Billy and Thomas on 31. The winners of the team competition were Marilyn and Thomas with 63 points.

A Pair of Winners

The final of the Broadlie Pairs took place on Monday with Brian & Sheila facing James R & Robert. In the first end James made a draw against four with his last stone, and took another one at the second end. As Sheila and Brian struggled with their weight they were five shota down before …

Close Call in Gilmour Cup

On Saturday 16 December Neilston fielded one team of Andy R, Margaret S, Rhona and James H to compete as one of four teams playing for Renfrewshire XII Province against Dunbartonshire X Province in the Gilmour Cup. Although Dunbartonshire won the cup, the Neilston team held their opposition (Helensburgh CC) to a draw.

Christmas Curling

Good morning – only 9 sleeps to go! First of all congratulations to Brian and his Team 2 for winning the Kirktonfield Cup on Wednesday with a polished performance against Team 3, which was skipped by James R. Perhaps James and his team peaked in their match against my team in the semi-final on Monday? …