KIRKCUDBRIGHT Club opened the season at Compstonend on Sunday 10th April in glorious spring sunshine with a four event shoot.
With a field of 24 guns there was keen competition and at the end of the day S Allan of Dumfries was Top Gun with a score of 145/150, after a shoot off with R Miller of Ochiltree. Members’ High Gun, for the top aggregate score for Events 2 and 3, was David McMath of Castle Douglas, a junior, on 74/75, again after a shoot off with R Smith of Newton Stewart. Reid Smith also won the Veterans trophy and David McMath, the Juniors.
The leading scores in the individual events were:-
Event 1; B Renwick, G Carson, A Carson(30); J Little, D Brown, S Allan, S Nichol(29).
Event 2: J Craig(45); D McMath, R Smith, R Miller(44); D Brown, S Allan(43); A McLeod, R Jackson(42).
Event 3; D McMath, R Smith, S Allan, S Nichol(30); D Brown,
B Renwick, R Miller, B Carson(29).
Event 4: A McLeod, R Miller, B Carson(45); D McMath(44);
J D Brown, S Allan(43)
The winner of the side trap was Douglas Brown of Newton Stewart.