Opening shoot at Kirkcudbright

Kirkcudbright Gun Club prizewinners
Kirkcudbright Gun Club prizewinners

Kirkcudbright Gun Club held the opening shoot of the year at Compstonend on Sunday, April 19.

There was a good turn out of 35 guns and the shooters enjoyed fine weather for the event.

At the end of the day, Douglas Brown of Polgowan, Newton Stewart was High Gun on 146/150. Douglas also won Members’ High Gun for the best score in Events 2 and 3,clean on 75.

The Veterans trophy was lifted by Findlay Bell of Braehead on 140/150, the Ladies by Helen Coates of Thornhill on 122/150, and the Juniors by David McMath of Castle Douglas on 135/150.

The other leading scores were as follows:

D Brown(146); T Galashan(143); F Bell, D Owen(140); R Renwick, A Gordon(139); J Brown, M Stuart(137); S Nichol, D McCulloch, D McMath(135); B Lapsley, A McKeand(133); W Munro(131); I Edmonds(130).