Angus Bowling Association
FIXTURES: Saturday, May 11, Andrew Hamilton Games - Highland v Angus, Banff BC, 2 p.m. Local players involved – Ryan Burnett, Andy Furye, Mike Stewart, David McGill, all Carnoustie West End BC. Sunday, May 12, Scottish Inter-County Top Ten – Angus v East Lothian
LOCAL teams drawn for the first round of the Barclay Cup competition on Wednesday, May 22, at 10 a.m. are - Carnoustie West End v Carnoustie; Arbroath v Monifieth; Broughty Castle v Longforgan; Barnhill v Lochlands. 2 p.m. – Edzell v Broughty. Second round on Wednesday, May 29, 10 a.m. – Carnoustie West end or Carnoustie v Abbey; or Canmore, Arbroath or Monifieth v Craigie or Errol; Edzell or Broughty v Strathmartine or Dudhope; Newgate or Kirriemuir v Broughty Castle or Longforgan; Parkview or Newport v Barnhill or Lochlands.
Barnhill Bowling Club
RESULTS: Specsavers Angus League: Division Two – Monifieth v Barnhill, cancelled.
Hunter Cup Bowling Association, third round - Barnhill (2) 16, Newgate (2) 11: quarter-final - Barnhill (2) 17, Balgay (1) 10.
Dundee and District Wednesday Association, Ferguson Singles - Broughty Castle 21, Barnhill 12.
Bowls Scotland District 5 gents’ qualifiers, senior rinks, first round – Barnhill B 11, Brechin A 17; Barnhill A 14, Kirriemuir B 8.
Fixtures: Friday, May 17 - Specsavers Angus League Division Two – Fairfield v Barnhill.
Broughty Bowling Club
IT WAS an up and down week for Broughty Bowling Club with wins in the Ferguson Singles, Guthrie Fours and a win on Wednesday, but losses for both teams on Saturday.
Results: Dundee and District Wednesday Association: Ferguson Singles - Broughty 21 Hillcrest 16. Guthrie Fours - Broughty 17 Barnhill 14: Bowls Scotland District 5 Gents’ Qualifiers, senior rinks, first round – Broughty B 12, Carnoustie A 17.
Fixtures: Saturday, May 11 - Broughty v Newport, 2 p.m. four rinks; Brechin v Broughty, 2 p.m. six rinks. Wednesday, May 15 - Balgay v Broughty, 2 p.m. four rinks. Friday, May 17 - Specsavers Angus League, Division One – Dudhope v Broughty.
VICTORIES in the Ferguson Singles and Guthrie Fours make it a good week for Broughty Castle Bowling Club.
Results: Dundee and District Wednesday Association, Ferguson Singles - Broughty Castle 21, Barnhill 12. Guthrie Fours - Broughty Castle 17, Monifieth 11.
Fixtures: May 17, Specsavers Angus League, Division Three – Carnoustie v Broughty Castle.
Carnoustie Bowling Club
ON SATURDAY, Carnoustie travelled to Forfar for their fixture with Canmore Bowling Club and received a comprehensive 30-shot defeat.
A more encouraging result was the first Senior League game of the season which saw Carnoustie visit Lochlands and return with a 7-0 points victory over their hosts.
Carnoustie started their Bowls Scotland competitions in fine style when one of their two Senior Fours, Fours A, defeated Broughty B in their first round tie at Broughty Castle on Monday. The Rink of Ken Symon, John Renfrew, Matt Granger and Brian Petrie was victors by five shots. They now meet Muirhead & Birkhill B at Dudhope next Monday afternoon while the other four will also meet Muirhead & Birkhill A at Lochee on the same day.
Result: Bowls Scotland District 5 gents’ qualifiers, senior rinks, first round – Broughty B 12, Carnoustie A 17.
Canmore v Carnoustie
29 D. Neave A. Mckay 12
12 V. Watt I. Riddell 22
27 A. Carnegie T. McLean 15
28 G. Stewart B. Petrie 9
15 L. Lindsay D.A. Robertson 18
19 R. Smith S. Willocks 24
Fixtures: Saturday, May 11, Carnoustie v Baxter Park, 2 p.m. five rinks. Monday, Bowls Scotland, Senior Singles, round two – Singles v Muirhead and Birkhill C at Barnhill, 2 p.m.; Seniors Fours, round two - Fours B v Muirhead and Birkhill A at Lochee, 2 p.m. Tuesday, Senior League; Parkview v Carnoustie, 2.30 p.m. Thursday, May 16 – Barnhill v Ladies 2 p.m. Three rinks. Friday, May 17, Specsavers Angus League, Division Three – Carnoustie v Broughty Castle.
City of Dundee Bowling Association
CITY of Dundee v Bon Accord, Sunday, May 11, at Balgay BC. Local players involved – L. Hunter, Broughty; I. Bell, B. Morris, Broughty Castle; S. Buist, G. Grant, Barnhill. Reserves from W. Nelson, D. Briggs, J. Strachan, M. Spalding. All other trialists in pool. Any player unable to play contact association secretary J.R. Duncan as soon as possible on 01382 612264
In the City of Dundee Bowling Association Senior League on Tuesday afternoon, Monifieth were the only local winners with a five shot victory against Broughty. Barnhill lost by 14 shots to Dudhope.
Carnoustie WE Club
IT WAS a busy week for Carnoustie West End Bowling Club with two friendly fixtures as well as the Hunter Cup competition.
Last Tuesday night the Hunter Cup team travelled to Lochee to take on Broughty Castle. The West End boys started well and kept going to the finish to run out 26-11 winners and progress to the quarter-finals.
It was business as usual on Thursday night when they took on Longforgan at Craigie and moved smoothly into the semi-finals by 24-6. On the friendly front, West End played Kirriemuir last Wednesday night and came away with a narrow victory. There was another edge of the seat game when West End played host to Invergowrie BC at Kinloch Street on Saturday.
Hunter Cup Bowling Association, third round, Carnoustie West End (2) 26, Broughty Castle (2) 11: quarter-final - Carnoustie West End (2) 24, Longforgan 6.
Bowls Scotland District 5 gents’ qualifiers, senior singles, first round – Carnoustie West End 21, Hope Paton 16. Senior rinks, first round – Muirhead & Birkhill B 19, Carnoustie West End A 4; Carnoustie West End B 18, Maryfield A 23.
Fixtures: Friday, May 17, Specsavers Angus League, Division One – Carnoustie West End v Brechin.
Monifieth Bowling Club
Results: Bowls Scotland District 5 gents’ qualifiers: senior singles, first round – Monifieth 7, Lochlands 21: senior rinks, first round – Monifieth A 11, Forfar A 9.
Fixtures: Saturday, May 11, Gents v Forfar, 2 p.m., five rinks, Forfar v Gents, 2.30 p.m., five rinks. Sunday, May 12, Ladies v Gents. Wednesday, May 15, Longforgan v Ladies, 2 p.m., two rinks: Barnhill v Gents 6.30 p.m., six rinks. Thursday, May 16, Dudhope v Ladies, 2 p.m., two rinks. Friday, May 17, Specsavers Angus League, Division Two – Monifieth v Kirriemuir.