George Heriot’s win Scottish Schools
George Heriot’s win the Scottish Schools Championship
The 54 rinks started the competition and 24 Qualified for the Finals which took place at Murrayfield Curling 16 -18 March. The ice was very good with a good swing.
Two closely fought semi-finals George Heriot’s (5) v Stranraer Academy (2) & Arbroath High (8) v Perth Academy (6).
Congratulations go to rink of Bruce Mouat (George Heriot’s), Rowena Kerr, Daneel Miney, Andrew McGowan & Rachel Dakers. Runners up of Robert Fawns (Arbroath High), Thomas Halder, Ben Bremner & Craig Cameron.
In the Final Arbroath won the toss and played a draw to the eight foot for two. Heriot’s had a tap back for two at end two but only got a one. Heriot’s played a good third end and the Arbroath skip was heavy with his draw against three. 4 – 2 Heriot’s. Arbroath had a draw for two at end four but came up short. A steal of one to Arbroath after a measure at end five. 4 – 4. Another steal for Arbroath at end six. 5 – 4 Arbroath. Heriot’s had a quarter stone for four but just missed 6 – 4 Arbroath. Arbroath skip missed twice at the last and the Heriot’s skip drew for a three a win 7 – 6
Thanks to all at Murrayfield Curling for a very well run weekend.