Stewart’s Melville CC v Grange – no play due to rain Waiting for play to startHeavy overnight rain and persistent drizzle resulted in the cancellation of Saturday’s match v Grange with the final decision to cancel just after 2pm. Ball sponsor for the day was Ron Scobie, stalwart and former captain of Stewart’s FP […]
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Saturday 11th May Stoneywood Dyce CC 169 for 9 (50 overs – innings closed) Stewart’s Melville Cricket Club 172 for 3 (42.1 overs). Win by 7 wickets The 1st XI gave themselves a lift when they decisively defeated previously unbeaten Stoneywood Dyce by seven wickets with time to spare […]
Carlton 284 for 7 (50 overs); Stewart’s Melville CC 98 all out (39.2 overs) After last week’s abandonment the 1st XI’s 2019 league campaign got underway against Carlton at Grange Loan. Unfortunately our attempts to secure an early win were undone by a raft of bank holiday withdrawals and Scotland quick bowler Ali […]
Rugby: Stewart’s Melville RFC 29 Highland 45 The 1st XV’s season finally came to a conclusion on Saturday at temporary “home ground” Raeburn Place. A game full of action saw Stew Mel leading by 17-5 and 24-19 before a Highland revival saw them close out the match […]
The 1st XI won their warm up match today v Stirling County at New Williamfield by 6 wickets in glorious April sunshine. All round a most encouraging performance for the league season ahead against the team who finished third in last season’s Cricket Scotland West Premier League. Stirling County 153 all out Stew-Mel 156-4 […]
Stewart’s Melville CC 140 all out; Stewart’s Melville College 1st XI 132 all out. The Club prevailed in a match of fluctuating fortunes to win the traditional Season’s opener by 8 runs after scoring 140 off 36.1 overs. It was agreed to play a 40 overs a side match with […]
Rugby: Decisive Win for Rugby Club Stewart’s Melville RFC 57 Falkirk 10 The 1st XV achieved another big win on Saturday scoring nine tries with six conversions, six of the tries coming in the second half after leading 19-3 at half-time. The win leaves them on 77 points equal […]
Rugby: Late winter snow, wind and rain meant the much anticipated NL2 match with Highland and the other club matches planned for Saturday fell to the weather. With the final day of the 6 Nations Championship available on large screen TVs the pre match lunch arranged went on as planned and the bar was […]
Rugby: Stewart’s Melville RFC 48 Dumfries Saints 10 After a four week break due to the Six Nations Internationals league rugby returned on Saturday with the 1st XV producing probably their best performance of the season overcoming Dumfries 48-10 on a day of high winds and rain and replacing our […]
Hockey: ESMS Mens 1st XI travelled to Inverness to play Highland at Bught Park and were rewarded with an 8-2 win which keeps them on top in NL 3 with 8 wins out of eight matches played. ESMS Ladies 1st XI were also big winners, 5-0 v Dundee University at Ravelston. With […]
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