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David Perry

  (Reported by Tom Dickson) Garnock travelled to Helensburgh on Saturday holding an undefeated league record. With Helensburgh languishing in the relegation area and Garnock in the promotion hunt, a victory was expected. Helensburgh kicked off but were repulsed by a relieving kick from Keir Walker. On the two minute

Carrick Cracked (Reported by Tom Dickson) Garnock had a rearranged front row for the visit of Carrick to Lochshore. With Richard O’Neill on holiday the front three started with Matt Shiells (1), Luke Wynn (2) and Joe Chapman (3). Stuart Wilson also returned to the back row having missed the Shield match

Garnock Exit the Shield (Reported by Tom Dickson) Ten seasons after their famous day at Murrayfield, Garnock faced Annan in the current season’s BT Regional Shield competition. Unfortunately, the result means no nostalgic return to Murrayfield this season. After a week of heavy and sometimes seemingly incessant rainfall, the pitches

Garnock Continue Winning Run                                                         (Reported by Tom Dickson) Garnock recorded their fourth league victory when they defeated Greenock Wanderers at Lochshore last Saturday. Jordan Taggart returned to the squad after injury. Garnock kicked-off in typical Valley late-September weather. And within a minute Greenock were penalised for offside about 30

Garnock’s Hat Trick                                                         (Reported by Tom Dickson) Stewartry Rugby Club were the visitors at Lochshore last Saturday where Garnock stalwart, Chris Neill, made his seasonal debut . Garnock kicked off towards the dressing rooms and immediately set out their stall. In the first 5 minutes all the play was

Garnock Win Close Encounter                                         (Reported by Tom Dickson) Garnock entertained East Kilbride Rugby at Lochshore last Saturday in a game which was always going to be tight. Last season East Kilbride finished one position above Garnock in the league with each club winning their home fixture. Keir Walker opened the

Garnock’s Winning Start (As reported by Tom Dickson) Garnock travelled to Oban for their opening league match of the 2017/18 season with a similar squad as appeared last week. Making his season debut was Lewis McGeachy and James Gibb his “long-awaited” comeback. Keir Walker started the match in kicking towards the

Garnock into the Quarter-Final (Reported by Tom Dickson) Garnock comfortably disposed of Helensburgh in Round 1 of BT Regional Shield competition last Saturday. Garnock kicked off, towards the whisky bonds, in glorious weather and under the auspices of new coach, Bill McDonald. The squad had a youngish look about it

Preseason training starts tonight 20th June at 7.15 prompt Any new players interested in joining us or simply wanting to improve fitness please just turn up at Lochshore and speak with either Club Coach, Gavin Blackburn or Team Manager, Andy King

Further to the earlier post the 2017 AGM will take place on Monday 26th June at 7.00pm in the Eglinton Inn. Motions for discussion and any nominations for the General Committee must be sent in writing to the club secretary, David Perry, by email to davidperry99@gmail.com , to be received