All three contenders for the Williamsons ‘A’ League title had identical wins. The Legion still lead on games difference after beating the Wanderers 9-3. The Golf Club also won 9-3 against Untouchables and they have a game in hand.
The Commodores were kept in third spot, one point behind, with a 9-3 defeat of Quoyburray.
There’s a change at the other end of the table as Quoyburray ‘B’ moved out of the relegation zone by winning their first game of the season 7-5 against the Sands ‘2’. They were replaced in second bottom spot by the Nomads, who went down 8-4 to RBLM.
Sanday had a narrow 7-5 win over the Untouchables ‘A’.
Only two results in from the Williamsons ‘B’ League — the Masonic and Motorhoose shared the points in a 6-all draw and Tankerness beat the Bilco Boys 9-3.
Team captains are reminded that all score cards must be handed into the Legion Club by noon on Saturdays. No cards no points.
180s from Robert Gatt, Brett Dickenson, Gordon Rendall, Bruce Moar, Ian Wilkie, Derek Firth, Neil Croy, Brian Moar, Ivan Leslie, Michael Muir Jnr, Freddy Tait and two from Malcolm Coghill, Michael Moodie, Kevin Gray, Stevie Linklater and Ian Linklater.
High checkouts of a 100 Trevor Shearer, 101 Ben Hogan, 103 Ivan Leslie, 106 Craig Taylor, 107 Neil Drever, 110 Kevin Gray, 11 and 139 Derek Firth, 127 Des Gillespie, 132 Colin Barnett, Ryan Tulloch scored 177.
It’s a big night on Friday, with the League Singles.
The last of the ranking points events, it’s in the Masonic Club with names in by 7.30pm.
There’s another big event next Saturday — the Tennent’s Kirkwall Open and it’s in the Masonic Club, with names by 1.30pm. It’s open to any player, male or female over 18, and there’s £1,100 up for grabs, with special prizes for best female and ‘B’ League player registered with the K-DDL.
There will be a committee meeting on Wednesday, March 4, in the Masonic, at 8pm.