Badminton players shake off festive lethargy

WITH the Dundee Area Badminton Association festive mid-season break now over, St Stephen’s, Broughty Ferry, and Carnoustie Panbride (2) were the first two local teams back in action this week with fixtures against Roseangle and Newport respectively.

Next week brings a resumption for Carnoustie Panbride and Monifieth.

DABA Division One

Fixtures: Monday - Harris v Carnoustie Panbride, at Craigie High School. Wednesday - Dundee Nomads v NCR, at Ward Road Gym.

Placings

P W L D Pts

Quills 3 3 0 0 9

Harris 3 2 1 0 7

Dundee Nomads 3 2 1 0 7

Carnoustie Panbride 3 1 2 0 5

NCR 3 0 3 0 3

Dundee Nomads (2) 1 0 1 0 1

Dundee University 0 0 0 0 0

DABA Division Two

Fixtures: Tuesday - Roseangle v Dundee University (2), at Dundee West Church. Wednesday - Monifieth v St Stephen’s, at Monifieth Panmure.

Placings

P W L D Pts

St Andrews University 4 4 0 0 12

Dundee University (2) 5 2 2 1 10

Abertay University 4 2 2 0 8

Newport 4 1 2 1 7

Roseangle 2 2 0 0 6

Monifieth 3 1 1 1 6

*St Stephen’s 5 0 4 1 3

*Carnoustie Panbride (2) 3 1 2 0 2

* three points deducted