19th November 2017

Posts tagged with Junior inter-county

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

0 comments, 02/06/2017, by in Features, Sport

Huddersfield Town’s victory over Reading in the play-off final for promotion to the English Premiership again highlighted why penalty kicks are such a controversial way of deciding a football match.Both teams had missed one kick when Huddersfield keeper Danny Ward, formerly on loan at Aberdeen... Read more...

Orkney win Junior Inter-County

Orkney win Junior Inter-County

21/06/2015, by in Headlines, News, Sport

Orkney sealed their overall win in the Junior Inter-County with a win this afternoon in the netball. They stormed to a 30-point lead with a 6-0 victory over the hosts in Friday's hockey match. The visitors were 2-0 up by half time with goals by Ruth Clark. In the second half Kelsey Hutchison score... Read more...

Athletes clinch overall county success

Athletes clinch overall county success

26/06/2009, by in Sport

The final two events of last week’s junior inter-county, hockey and athletics, were both convincing­ly won by Shetland, contributing to an overall points score of 214-153 in the annual competition.HOCKEYOrkney 0, Shetland 3Shetland entered the pitch as the underdogs for another ye... Read more...

Stunning victory in junior inter-county

Stunning victory in junior inter-county

19/06/2009, by in Sport

Shetland’s junior inter-county team regained the Stuart Cup in Kirkwall this week, defeating Orkney by an overall points tally of 214-153.Shortly before we went to press the athletics team completed the week’s action with a 104-90 victory, following the earlier successes in netball, swimming... Read more...

Smiles short-lived as Orkney wins

Smiles short-lived as Orkney wins

04/07/2008, by in Sport

HOCKEY Shetland 1, Orkney 4THE VISITORS’ 4-1 victory was not as easy as the score may suggest, Shetland’s underdogs putting in a fine performance.Orkney started with most of the pressure in the first half with continual attack on Shetland’s defence while Shetland sweeper Corrine Dalziel l... Read more...

Hosts edge ahead in Stuart Cup

Hosts edge ahead in Stuart Cup

04/07/2008, by in Sport

SHETLAND’S young crop of sporting talent had built up a 35-point lead in the battle for the junior inter county’s Stuart Cup as we went to press yesterday afternoon.With just the relay events still to take place in the rain-soaked athletics programme, Shetland were 85-55 ahead, having already ... Read more...