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Shooting: Cowley tops A Class

First round of Winter Series Pro Sporting League

Report by Peter Kelly:


The first round of the Pro Sporting league sponsored by Stan Cross was held at Meary Veg Santon with sixteen competitors taking part in windy, cold but dry conditions which also had the Victor Annand safety officers cup up for grabs.


The leader after the first round of 25 was John Moore with 23 points ,in second place on 21 was Juan Cowley with Stan Cross,Paul Mihailovits,Dave Corlett,Peter Kelly, Will Rand and Mark Barnett all tying for third place on 18.


The second 25 shot on the right hand range saw Brian Kelly finishing in third place in C class with 22 points, in second place in C was Alan Wright on 23 but taking C class with 25 points was lady shooter Nicky Barnett.


In B class Brian Faragher was third on 37 with Peter Kelly taking second place on 38 but winning B class with 40 points was Paul Mihailovits.


We had a tie for third place in A class between Dave Corlett and John Moore on 39 points with Stan Cross taking second place on 40 but the winner of A class and also winning the Victor Annand cup with 41 points was Juan Cowley.




- A Class: 1st J Cowley 41,2nd S Cross 40,=3rd J Moore,D Corlett 39,

- B Class: 1st P Mihailovits 40,2nd P Kelly 38,3rd B Faragher 37.

- C Class: 1st N Barnett ldy 25, 2nd A Wright 23,3rd B Kelly 22.



The Annual dinner is on Saturday 13 November at the Douglas Golf Club.


The range is closed next Sunday as it’s Remembrance Sunday.


The next shoot is the first round of the Utopia Hair Salon Winter series English skeet league on Sunday 21 November.

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