Kirkcudbright Gun Club hold closing shoot

L to R:- D Brown, D McCulloch, M Stuart, W Little, S Carson, P Allison, C Hearton.
L to R:- D Brown, D McCulloch, M Stuart, W Little, S Carson, P Allison, C Hearton.

The Club held the closing shoot of the year on Sunday 2nd of September in sunny if occasionally breezy conditions with a field of 20 guns.

At the end of the day, High Gun was Mervyn Stuart of Ayr on 147/150 and the runner up was Peter Allison of Newton Stewart on 146 after a shoot off with Douglas Brown, Bobby Clacherty and Alan Gordon. The Veteran’s cup was won by Club Captain,Willie Little of Twynholm on 145 and the top junior was Scott Carson of Drummuckloch on 138.

In the side trap event the winner was Davey McCulloch of Newton Stewart followed by Campbell Hearton of Glasserton and Peter Allison.

The leading scores were:-

Event 1; D Brown, R Clacherty, W Little, B Carson, P Allison and D McCulloch(30)

Event 2; D Brown, R Clacherty, A Carson, A Gordon, M Stuart(45);

D Thomson, P Allison(44)

Event 3; S Carson(75); W Little, A Gordon(74); M Stuart(73); S Nichol, P Allison(72); D Brown, R Clacherty, J Little, A Carson, D Bell(71)