9th December 2019
EAST KILBRIDE & HAREMYRES CURLING CLUB
CHRISTMAS NEWS LETTER DECEMBER 2019
Dear Sister and Brother Curlers,
Once again the final stages of the Punchbowl Trophy competition are here.
So please come on down and give your support.
Semi-Finalist are George Strang v Ryan Asher
Eric Richardson v Willie Baird
Semi-Finals.......Thursday 12th December 2019 at 5-45pm.
Punchbowl Final.....Thursday 19th December 2019 at 5-45pm
It would be great to see a big support of members down.
HAREMYRES MEDAL SINGLES.....Monday 23rd December 2019 at 5-45pm
ANDERSON TROPHY PRESIDENTS BONSPIEL.....won by Margaret Richardson,
Jim Morrison, Janet Leiper, Alison Young
DUNN MEDAL....won by James Strang, Andrea Fox, Emily Lawson, John King
R/up.... Chris Rennie, Kate Torrance, Isobel Hannen, Fiona Mc Ginnis
INTERCLUB MATCHES 2019/20
HAMILTON THORNYHILL.....won Ryan Asher, Jackie Craig, Brian Cassidy, Willie Craig
AVONDALE HEATHER.....First round Peel 33 shots each
GALSTON HAYMOUTH..... won by George Strang, Neil Fyfe, Willie Dykes, Helen Drummond
MEARNS CORONATION....Won by David Lawson, Willie King, William Boyd, Stewart Webster
WINNERS OF LIR AND OUTSIDE COMPETITIONS
SCOTTISH CURLING SENIOR MIXED CHAMPIONSHIPS
at Kelso...H/Rd Semi-Finalist Lockhart Steel
L/Rd Semi-Finalist Archie Craig, Margaret Richardson, Eric Richardson, Marion Craig
LIR OPENING BONSPIEL........Stella Cassidy was in the winning rink
LIR LADIES OPENING BONSPIEL....10am session winners skip Margaret Richardson,
Miriam Byrne 12.15pm session
LANARKSHIRE YOUNG FARMERS PLAYOFFS.....won by
James Hair, James Strang, Anne Craig, Katie Brown
3rd place Emma Hair, Mhairi Strang, Laura Strang, Dan Marsh
HENDERSON BISHOP PLAY/OFF......won by
Marion Macdonald, Jackie Craig, Mhairi Baird, Caroline Morrison
R/Up..... Margaret Richardson, Marion Craig, Alison Taylor, Audrey King, sub Aileen King
LIR LADIES SINGLES.....4th Margaret Brown
RINK CHAMPIONSHIPS PLAY/OFF....winners
William Baird, Robert Tait, Jim Strang, John King Finals 13th March at Forfar
NATIONAL MASTERS AT GREENACRES.....
Lockhart Steele, has Qualified for FINALS 6th February 2020 at Greenacres
LADIES PROVINCE BONSPIEL....won by Carolyn Baird, Mhairi Strang, Audrey King, Mary Strang
STRANRAER WEEKEND.....won by Robert Tait, Laura Weir, Alison Paterson
TB DICK TROPHY.....Won by
Jim Strang, Margaret Ferguson, Craig Lambie, Robert Paterson sub for Stella Cassidy
Semi/finalist Willie Baird, Jill Strang, Robert Hosie, Katie Brown
LANARKSHIRE FARMERS TROPHY.... Low/Rd won by
George Strang, Willie Cannon, Alan Brown, Willie Bryson
Semi/Finalist...William Baird High/Rd Quarter Finalist James Strang
Ladies Rink.....won Helen Drummond, Mhairi Baird, Audrey King, Carolyn Baird,
MILLENNIUM STONE TROPHY....Thursday 27th February 2020
A Frog Race Night will be held after the Bonspiel starting around 8.10pm.
Charities we hope to support are EK Hospice and Rainbow.
This is open to all members and friends, so please do come along
for this fun social night, a finger buffet will be served straight after the Bonspiel.
If you would like to join us for the buffet.
Please let me know to give Stewart an idea of numbers.
PRESTON CURLING WEEKEND.....
We propose to try and book up a curling weekend at Preston Ice Rink
this would be the first weekend in April ....
If you are at all interested please contact me for more details 07821090800
DUNEATON SALVER POINTS Tuesday 4th February 2020 at 8pm
This year there will be a separate Handicap Prize
Handicap will be on Punch Bowl positions
Skips...0 points Thirds...10 points Seconds....20 points Leads....30points
I would like to welcome our new members who have just joined
Moira Park 07977451030 happy to sub in new ladies competition John Strang Trophy
Brian Gemmell 07712670636......Elaine Gemmell 07919325321
please add to the sub list for all night games
Mob No....Laura Strang 07901615288.....
Mhairi Strang 07725464268......
Jill Strang 07712423217
From President Brian the committee and myself
we wish you all a Very Merry Christmas Good Curling and Best Wishes for 2020