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David Perry

David Perry

Garnock Go Top As reported by Tom Dickson. Last Saturday Garnock travelled the short distance to take on Greenock Wanderers at Fort Matilda. The weather was wet and windy and not conducive to handling rugby. In fact, for the first 10 minutes of the game it was not what the

Garnock Come Alive Reported by Tom Dickson. Having had no competitive rugby since mid-November, Garnock took the first half to run off any sign of rustiness before revealing how good they can be when they are on song. Last Saturday’s game against Stewartry of Castle Douglas was played in cold

Garnock Go One Over the Eight (Reported by Tom Dickson) Garnock travelled to Cambuslang to take on the local club in their quest for league points and to establish themselves as promotion candidates. Missing a couple of regulars, Coach McDonald elected to include some young club members on the field

Please note the kick off time for tomorrows game at Cambuslang has been changed to 1.30pm

Garnock Lose Unbeaten League Record (Reported by Tom Dickson) Garnock travelled to Bishopbriggs in Glasgow to take on Allan Glen’s in a league fixture last Saturday. Both sides were unbeaten in their league games this season so an exciting game was expected. Both squads lived up to this expectation keeping

  (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