Kirkcudbright Gun Club
THE Club held the annual Commemorative Shoot on Sunday 17th July at its shooting ground at Compstonend in dull but mainly dry weather with a field of 23 guns.
At the end of the day Top Gun was Scottish Champion, Douglas Brown of Newton Stewart on 150/150, closely followed by Robert Clacherty of Twynholm on 148, who shot off with Scottish Ladies Champion, Helen Coates for the runner up position! Helen also took the Ladies prize. The veterans prize was lifted by Andy McLeod of Dumfries on 146 and the junior title was won by David McMath of Castle Douglas on 144, the runner up being S Carson of Gatehouse on 137. The overall winner of the side trap was Jim Little of Kirkcudbright.
The leading scores in the two events were:-
Event 1; D Brown(75); R Clacherty(74); I Edmonds(72);R Clark, DThomson,
A McKeand, A McLeod, S Carson(71)
Event 2; D Brown, A McLeod, J D Brown(75); D McMath, R Clacherty,
H Coates(74); A McKeand(74); D Thomson, W Munro(72).