CARNOUSTIE’S Eilish McColgan, Dundee Hawkhill, posted a personal best at the British Milers Club Meeting at Stretford Stadium, Manchester on Tuesday evening. In a mixed 3,000 metre race, in windy conditions, Eilish was the first female and seventh overall in eight minutes 58.33 seconds, 17 seconds inside her previous best when she won the Scottish Universities title in April. The race was won by Josh Tighe, Salford in 8:40.77. She now goes on to New York to run in the 5th Avenue Mile Race on September 22.
League matches close contests
Belhaven Broughty Ferry Domino League
THERE were two very close games in Tuesday’s Belhaven Broughty Ferry Domino League matches with Doc Ferry’s just getting the better of Occidental Ex. and Crown and Bar Leo fighting out a draw.
Results: Fort 83, Post Office Bar 75; Doc Ferry’s 83, Occidental Ex. 82; Occidental 83, Eagle 78; Vault 78, Anchorage ‘A’ 93; Anchorage 66, Vault ‘A’ 97; Papa Jacques 63, Gunners 91; Crown 86, Bar Leo 86.
Fixtures for Tuesday: Gunners v Vault, Eagle Inn v Anchorage, Occidental Ex. v Fort, Vault ‘A’ v Doc Ferry’s, Anchorage ‘A’ v Papa Jacques, Post Office Bar v Bar Leo, Occidental v Crown.
The first captains’ meeting will be held on Sunday September 9 at 11.45 a.m. in Doc Ferry’s. Team fees to be paid.
CS Trophy Centre charity event
Carnoustie Ladies’ Darts League
(sponsored by Corner Hotel)
ON THURSDAY night, August 30, the CS Trophy Centre Trophy charity event was held in Craw’s Nest. Proceeds from the evening are to be donated to Carnoustie First Responders.
Results: CS Trophy Centre Trophy; Winners – Lisa Jamieson and Joan Fraser. Runners-up – Sandra Smith and Agnes Skelly.