Rothienorman Bowling Club win Kintore Triples

Gordon Sievewright and Frank Willox of Rothienorman BC, Sponsor Paul Dingwall of Rigrun Europa Ltd, Gordon Spence, President of Kintore BC and John Nicol, skip of the winning Rothienorman BC team.
Gordon Sievewright and Frank Willox of Rothienorman BC, Sponsor Paul Dingwall of Rigrun Europa Ltd, Gordon Spence, President of Kintore BC and John Nicol, skip of the winning Rothienorman BC team.

Kintore Bowling Club held their annual Senior Triples Tournament for the Jim Morrison Trophy sponsored once again by Rigrun Europa Ltd and their associates.

48 teams took part in a round robin format with the winners of each section returning for the play off stage. The two semi-final games were contested by Banchory’s team of Gordon Watt, John Abernethy, skipped by Alan Tennant who lost out to the Rothienorman team of Gordon Sievewright, Frank Willox and skip 
John Nicol 9 – 3.

In the other semi-final, Norma and Sandy Watson of Cults and skip John McGregor of Belhelvie had a close encounter with Kemnay’s Bill Nicol, Graham Coutts and Robbie Cheyne before going down 8 – 7.

The final had quite an astonishing end with Rothienorman trailing 4 – 7 before getting a seven on the last end to win 11 – 7.