Winning start to bowling season for Wigtownshire teams

The Wigtownshire Bowling Association played Renfrewshire East in the Scottish Cities County Championships at Stranraer Bowling Green last weekend.

The Wigtownshire teams got a good start in their first game and after five ends had been played they lead the match 35 to 19. After 10 ends played they extended their lead to 61-48 and after 15 ends the score was 95-77, at 18 ends 116 to 97 and after 21 ends were completed the score was Wigtownshire 136 - Renfrewshire East 108.

The teams selected travel to Kirkhill Bowling Green to play Glasgow East on Saturday, May 16, at 2pm.

Teams:

Rink 1 - S Hainey, D Jolly, J Penrose, K Cairnie

Rink 2 - D Bark Jnr, A McLelland, J Boyce, A McMillan

Rink 3 - A Lyons, W McMillan Jnr, J Arnott, Dav McColm

Rink 4 - S McGaw, A Kyle, Dn McColm, A Hainey

Rink 5 - M Lindsay, S Dodds, A McClurg, J McColm

Rink 6 - B Greenhill, A Rennie, R Stevenson, M Kelly