Huge success stories at shooting party
SHOOTING Dalbeattie Civic Gun Club held their opening shoot at Little Cloak Farm, Dalbeattie, on Sunday, April 21, when 23 competitors took part.
The day started with a Preliminary 10 bird event which resulted in five shooters all scoring a possible 30 points.
A shoot-off between Stuart Nichol, Dougie Brown, Ben Spence, Jackie Brown and Finlay Bell was held to decide the winner and this resulted in Stuart Nichol coming out on top and taking the trophy.
The Edgar Shield for the high gun of the day was won by Stuart Nichol with an excellent score of 148x150. Stuart also won the Rautenberg Quaich for event one with a score of 74x75.
The Lybro Cup for event two was won by Finlay Bell with a perfect score of 75x75 and he also collected the VeteransTrophy for the full day with a score of 144x150.
The pool trap winner was Davy McCulloch with Dougie Brown and Finlay Bell tying for second.
Other prizewinners were:
Event 1: 74 pts S Nichol; 72 B Spence; 71 A Gordon; 70 B Carson, D Brown; 69 A Carson, G Fleming, D McCulloch, F Bell.
Event 2: -75 pts F Bell; 74 B Spence, S Nichol; 72 D Brown; 71 D McCulloch.
Prize winners Stuart Nichol, 6th Finlay Bell and 8th Davy McCulloch. at Dalbeattie Civic Gun Club