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Thu, 07 Aug 2014  10:45


Clague and Potter both hit 591 x 600           

 

Due to Commonwealth Games duty and holidays, just fifteen shooters arrived for Round 4 of the Osborn Carpets 2nd Scratch 600 on Monday evening and some excellent shooting was enjoyed in perfect weather conditions, especially by Andy Potter and Mike Clague, Clague being the only shooter to post a full house. The pair both shot 591 x 600 advancing Clague’s personal best by a single point. Full results were:-

 

1 – Andy Potter           99, 99, 98, 99, 97, 99 = 591 x 600

2 – Mike Clague          98, 99, 100, 99, 96, 99 = 591

3 – Mike Duncalf        99, 97, 98, 94, 99, 97 = 584

4 – Richard Arthur      99, 98, 96, 96, 98, 97 = 584

5 – Tracey Skelton      98, 98, 97, 97, 94, 99 = 583

6 – Tom Lord               98, 97, 96, 97, 98, 97 = 583

7 – Ashley Gardner     99, 95, 96, 99, 96, 96 = 581

8 – Bill Jones               98, 98, 95, 93, 97, 95 = 576

9 – Andy Traynor        93, 95, 97, 96, 96, 97 = 574

10 – Illiam Christian (J)             93, 93, 92, 97, 97, 95 = 567

11 – Tony Kneale        93, 95, 93, 96, 97, 93 = 567

12 – John Wood          94, 89, 93, 95, 99, 95 = 565

13 – Nick Brown          92, 94, 98, 94, 93, 94 = 565

14 – Steve Callus         92, 96, 95, 92, 97, 92 = 564

15 – Thomas Clague (J) 92, 95, 92, 98, 94, 92 = 563

 

Class awards were:-

Class A – Andy Potter                         591

Class B – Mike Clague            591

Class C – Andy Traynor           574

 

Tom ‘Lords’ it in the Empire Garage Tynwald Shield Handicap

 

            Tom Lord produced a very consistent score recording 583 in his scratch match and claimed Round 14 of the Empire Garage Tynwald Shield Handicap after his handicap had been applied, from the winning pair of the Osborn Carpets Scratch match, Potter and Clague. 

1 – Tom Lord               583 + 24 = 607

2 – Andy Potter           591 + 15 = 606

3 – Mike Clague          591 + 15 = 606

4 – Ashley Gardner     581 + 24 = 605

5 – Tracey Skelton      583 + 19 = 602

6 – Richie Arthur         584 + 18 = 602

7 – Thomas Clague     563 + 39 = 602

8 – Bill Jones               576 + 23 = 599

9 – Steve Callus           564 + 35 = 599

10 – Mike Duncalf      584 + 14 = 598

11 – Andy Traynor      574 + 23 = 597

12 – Nick Brown          565 + 32 = 597

13 – Tony Kneale        567 + 30 = 597

14 - Illiam Christian    567 + 29 = 596

15 – John Wood          565 + 22 = 587

 

Locals continue to be a leading force in the Ulster Counties Summer Leagues

 

Round 6 of the Ulster Counties Summer League have been forwarded by Bill Jones and once again the results are showing that locals are maintaining their excellent positions throughout the thirteen leagues. As usual, I will list, the league, followed by the name and finally their position.

League 1 – Mike Duncalf 2nd, Tom Lord 8th

League 2 - Bill Jones 3rd

League 3 – Andy Potter 2nd, Nick Brown 6th

League 4 – Martin Burns 1st, Suzanne McKnight 2nd

League 5 – Tracey Skelton 1st, Richie Arthur 2nd, Andy Traynor 3rd, Illiam Christian (Jnr) 6th League 6 – Mike Clague 1st, Tony Kneale 7th, Perryn Callister 8th

League 7 – Steve Callus 2nd, Liz Jones 5th

League 9 – Alex Trafford (Jnr) 4th, League 10 – Thomas Clague (Jnr) 1st

In the team Divisions, the locals are producing some terrific results which give the following positions:-

Division A –    the IoM SC “A” team of Duncalf, Lord & Jones 1st,

Division B –    the IoM SC “C” team of McKnight, Arthur & Skelton 1st, the IoM SC “B” team of Potter, Brown & Burns 2nd,

Division C –    the IoM SC “E” team of Clague, Kneale & Liz Jones 2nd and finally,

Division D –    the IoM SC “F” team of Callus, Trafford & Clague 1st.

 

Isle of Man Shooting Club website

            The IoM Shooting Club’s new website is now live and we have had world-wide hits. The site has been built by Mike Duncalf and has many interesting features. The site can be found at http://www.isleofmanshootingclub.com/

 

Dates for your Diaries

 

            Next Monday evening, August 11th, at Sinclair range, will see rounds sixteen of Empire Garage Tynwald Shield Handicap, The Sadler Junior Championship Scratch 300 and round 6 of The Osborn Carpets 2nd 600 scratch match. 

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