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Saturday, 25 October 2014

Caithness RFC vs Morgan Academy FP RFC (53-7)

Danny Gordon 1st try

Andy Morris try

William Crowe forces his way past 3 defenders to score

Danny Gordon scores his 3rd try

Caithness RFC beat Morgan Academy FP 53-7 at a sunny Millbank today. The Greens struggled early on and were losing 7-5, but shifted up a gear to win comfortably. Man of the match Danny Gordon scored 3 tries and William Crowe scored his first ever try for the club.

Halkirk Utd vs Sutherland Utd (5-0)

Grant MacNab scores the third goal

Halkirk Utd beat Sutherland Utd 5-0 in the semi-final of the SWL cup at a sunny Morrison Park today. I caught some of the first half action before heading into Thurso for the Caithness vs Morgan Academy game. It was 3-0 at half-time, Grant MacNab scored 2, Paul MacKay, Marc Gunn and Darren Malcolm got 1 each.

In the other semi-final Golspie beat Thurso 5-2 in Golspie.  Wick Academy beat Lossiemouth 4-0 to go 2nd in the league, only 1 point behind Brora Rangers.

Saturday, 11 October 2014

Halkirk Utd vs Orkney (1-1)

Halkirk Utd drew 1-1 with Orkney at Morrison Park today. I caught the 2nd half and Halkirk were already 1-0 up. There were 2 red cards for Halkirk and 1 for Orkney plus loads of bookings in a rough game.

Both had chances to win the game, with the woodwork saving both teams late on.

Thurso lost 5-2 away to Golspie.
Wick beat Rothes 7-1 with Steven Anderson getting a hat-trick
Caithness RFC lost 21-3 away to Orkney

Saturday, 4 October 2014

Caithness vs Mackie Academy FP (62-7)

Scott Webster receives the man of the match award from Sandra Polson, representing Mackay of Halkirk

Gary MacKay scores the 9th try

Marc Anderson lines up a penalty

Caithness romped to victory over Mackie Academy FP with a 62-7 win. 9 tries were score and Marc Anderson scored 27 points with 2 tries, 7 conversions and a penalty. Scott Webster won the Caithness man of the match award.