There were excellent wins for Barnhill in the Bowls Scotland District 5 qualifiers triples and rinks, but they lost out in their latest Specsavers Angus League, Division Two match.
Results: Bowls Scotland District 5 qualifiers, triples, round two – Barnhill 21, Strathmartine 4: rinks, round two – Barnhill 25, Balgay 6. Specsavers Angus League, Division Two – Fairfield 49, Barnhill 45.
Fixtures: Sunday (May 26) – Invitation Fours, section one – Carnoustie West End, Newgate, Barnhill (1), Canmore, Broughty Castle, Monifieth: section two – Perth City, Kirriemuir, Barnhill (2), Maryfield, Letham, City of Dundee: section three – Carnoustie, Dundee Ex- Presidents, Arbroath, Broughty, Orchar Park, Craigie: section four – Scone Rec, Angus Bowling Association, Abbey, Muirhead, Tayside Fire Brigade, Lochee.
Sections one and three report for breakfast 8.30 a.m. and two and four at 9 a.m.. Contact M. Young on 01241 859834.
Wednesday, Barclay Cup, round two, 10 a.m. – Parkview or Newport v Barnhill or Lochlands. Friday May 31, Specsavers Angus League, Division Two – Kirriemuir v Barnhill.
Broughty Castle remain unbeaten in the Specsavers Angus League, Division Three, after a narrow victory over Carnoustie.
Results: Ferguson Singles, quarter-finals – Broughty Castle 21, Broughty 10. Guthrie Fours, quarter-finals – Broughty 15, Broughty Castle 9. Bowls Scotland District 5 qualifiers, singles, round two – Lochee 12, Broughty Castle 21.
Specsavers Angus League, Division Three – Carnoustie 48, Broughty Castle 49.
In the Spence Triples final on Sunday, the winning team of Brian Makin, Dorothy McGrory and George Motion defeated the team of John Grocott, Maureen Cameron, Stewart Christie.
Elsewhere it was a disappointing week for Broughty, with only a win in the Guthrie Fours and the District 5 Senior Singles.
Results: Bowls Scotland, Ferguson Singles – Broughty Castle 21, Broughty 10: Guthrie Fours – Broughty 15, Broughty Castle 9.
District 5 Qualifiers, singles, round two – Muirhead and Birkhill 21, Broughty 6: Pairs, round two – Newgate 17, Broughty 14. Seniors Singles, round two – Parkview 14, Broughty A 21; Broughty B 10, Muirhead and Birkhill 21. Senior Rinks, round two – Baxter Park 21, Broughty A 9.
Wednesday, May 15 – Balgay 70, Broughty 54. Specsavers Angus League Division One – Dudhope 61, Broughty 34. Saturday – Perth 56, Broughty 32 - match abandoned after 10 ends due to rain. Sunday - Spence Triples final - G. Motion 8, S. Christie 4.
Carnoustie suffered their second successive defeat in the Specsavers Angus League Division Three on Friday at the hands of Broughty Castle. Tonight (Friday) they visit Longforgan in their next league fixture.
They suffered their first defeat in the Senior League by the narrowest of margins on Tuesday at the hands of Letham.
Results: Bowls Scotland District 5 Gents Qualifiers, pairs, round two – Maryfield 15, Carnoustie 9. Rinks, round two – Montrose 15, Carnoustie 14. Senior Singles, round two – Carnoustie 21, Abbey 2.
Bowls Scotland Ladies’ District Championships, Senior Singles, quarter-finals – Carnoustie 19, Muirhead and Birkhill 21. Senior Fours, quarter-finals – Carnoustie 11, Lochlands 15.
Carnoustie West End
Carnoustie West End (2) retained the Hunter Cup on Tuesday night when they defeated Newport BC at Strathmartine by 16-11.
Thursday night saw ‘Scottish’ duties and results were mixed. The singles and fours joined the triple on the sidelines but the junior singles and pairs pushed on to reach the next round
West End travel to Newgate today (Friday), in what should be an exciting game as Newgate are the joint leaders on points.
On Saturday, West End were guests at Hillcrest BC but the weather was the winner and not a bowl was played.
Results: Bowls Scotland District 5 Gents Qualifiers, Singles, round two – Maryfield 21, Carnoustie West End 10. Pairs, round rwo – Carnoustie West End 18, Fairfield 16. Rinks, round two – Carnoustie West End 15, Friockheim 17. Junior Singles, round two – Carnoustie West End B scr, Abbey B wo; Carnoustie West End A 21, Parkview 16. Senior Singles, round two – Carnoustie West End 21, Brechin 18.
Specsavers Angus League Division One – Carnoustie West End 64, Brechin BC 38.
Fixtures: Wednesday, Barclay Cup, round rwo, 10 a.m. – Carnoustie West End or Carnoustie v Abbey or Canmore. Friday, May 31, Specsavers Angus League Division One – Carnoustie West End v Montrose.
City of Dundee Bowling
Only two matches were played in the City of Dundee Bowling Association Senior League on Tuesday afternoon.
Results: Broughty 33 shots (2 pts), Hillcrest 37 (4); Muirhead 34 (4), Strathmartine 30 (2).
Scottish Cities and
Andrew Hamilton Trophy
Fixtures: Saturday May 25 – Buchan v Angus at Ellon BC, City of Dundee v Highland at Baxter Park BC.
Monifieth Bowling Club
There was another good win for Monifieth in the Specsavers Angus League and the Triples, Rinks and Senior Rinks won through to the next round of the Bowls Scotland District 5 Gents Competitions.
The ladies reached the semi-finals of the Senior Singles with a good win over Newgate.
Fixtures: Tomorrow (Saturday), – Gents v Invergowrie, 2 p.m., four rinks, Invergowrie v Gents, 2 p.m., four rinks. Monday – Broughty v Monifieth, 2 p.m., four rinks. Wednesday – Fairfield v Monifieth, 2 p.m., six rinks. Barclay Cup, round two, 10 a.m. – Arbroath or Monifieth v Craigie or Errol. Thursday – Ladies v Carnoustie, 2 p.m., three rinks. Rotary, home, 6.30 p.m., four rinks. Friday, May 31, Specsavers Angus League Division Two – Monifieth v Letham.