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Father and son rule at the Ayres

Prize winners: Marty Kneen, Ted Davis, Jack Kneen, Stan Cross, Jordan Dougherty, Peter Chadney, Fred Waggett, Dave Corlett and Michael Cross.

Kneen triumph at opening sporting comp

Twenty five shooters took part in the first round of Ayre Clay Target Club’s English Sporting Summer League at Blue Point on Sunday.

There was a familiar winner too with Marty Kneen scoring 44 to take the contest, one shot ahead of his son Jack.

Dave Corlett took third place in the competition, sponsored by Harding Lewis.

Stan Cross won B class, two shots clear of Jordan Dougherty and Michael Cross in joint second place.

Fred Waggett was the main man in C class.


A Class: 1, Marty Kneen 44/50; 2, Jack Kneen 43; 3, Dave Corlett 41.

B Class: 1, Stan Cross 37; 2=, Jordan Dougherty and Michael Cross 35.

C Class: 1, Fred Waggett 33; 2, Ted Davis 31; 3, Peter Chadney 24.

This week’s competition is 50/100 English Skeet, sponsored by Penketh-Millar Architectural Design. Entries close at 10.15am.

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