MERCHISTON v MERCHISTONIANS SHOOTING MATCH
20th March, 2017
The annual target rifle shoot against the Merchistonians took place in the Miller Range on the afternoon of Saturday 18 Mar. The School team consisted of James and Bertie G, George C, Stuart R, Hamish H, Johnnie D and Harry S. The result is taken from 16 submitted cards, with all our boys firing two cards, James and Bertie firing three to make up our deficit. The Merchistonians had 11, with all managing to fire and submit cards and a select 5 firing a second card. In a very close shoot with Internationalists, county, club firers on each team and a father (Richard D) and son, the result has the boys winning by 47. Merchiston – 1399; Merchistonians – 1352.