Reivers Open with a Victory


The Border Reivers get off to a winning start in the East of Scotland League with a CLOSE fought 12-8 victory over Linlithgow 2s. 

Most of the matches were 3-0 but the games were a lot closer than the match scored would suggest.  Del sharratt and Richard Taylor played out match of the night in a 5-game thriller, that Del was leading 2-0 before Richard Taylor brought it badck to 2-2 to force the decider, and Del just stuck in and managed to take the decider 15-11.

Tony Elliot 3-0 Tich Kent (15-11, 15-3, 15-9)

Jordan Reid 0-3 Ashley Mears (14-16, 10-15, 9-15)

Graeme Gillie 0-3 John Smith (13-15, 9-15, 13-15)

Piers Wilkinson 3-0 Ross Lyall (15-10, 15-12, 15-13)

Del Sharratt 3-2 Richard Taylor (15-9, 15-13, 8-15, 11-15, 15-11)