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Former Penicuik player in coaching role

Advertiser Sport News - Mon, 24/11/2014 - 09:37

Loretto School has appointed John Blain, former Penicuik and Scotland cricketer to develop and manage its buoyant cricket department.

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Midlothian gymnasts jump among the medals

Advertiser Sport News - Sun, 23/11/2014 - 09:32

Gymnasts from the Lo-Gy Centre in Loanhead picked up medals from the UK Gymnastics Championships in Milton Keynes in September and October.

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Lasswade girls among the medals

Advertiser Sport News - Sat, 22/11/2014 - 09:59

The National short course cross country championships took place at Bellahouston Park in Glasgow recently.

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Midlothian coaches have a dutch of class

Advertiser Sport News - Sat, 22/11/2014 - 09:59

Representatives from Dalkeith Thistle and Bonnyrigg Rose are currently on an SFA-led study tour of clubs in the Netherlands.

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Juniors: Bonnyrigg manager’s first loss in five goal thriller

Advertiser Sport News - Fri, 21/11/2014 - 09:59

Bonnyrigg’s first defeat in 11 games saw them surrender all three points to visiting Sauchie last Saturday in a topsy turvy affair.

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Juniors: Cup heroes are humbled by high-flying Newtongrange

Advertiser Sport News - Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:59

Newtongrange Star stunned Scottish Cup heroes Bo’ness United last Saturday to keep their title dreams alive and kicking.

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Juniors: Three is the magic number again for Penicuik

Advertiser Sport News - Wed, 19/11/2014 - 09:59

Due to problems with the Carnoustie pitch, this match was switched to Penicuik Park on Saturday and the Cuikie took full advantage!

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Lasswade hosts its annual cross country event

Advertiser Sport News - Mon, 17/11/2014 - 09:45

Gore Glen was once again the venue for Lasswade Athletic Club’s open cross country races which attract participants from the east, central belt and west of Scotland.

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Councillors praise Danderhall’s golden bowler

Advertiser Sport News - Sun, 16/11/2014 - 09:59

A motion was raised at last week’s Midlothian Council meeting congratulating Danderhall bowler Davie Peacock on his gold medal success at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, the only Midlothian athlete to pick up a medal.

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Penicuik roots of record breaking cricketer

Advertiser Sport News - Sat, 15/11/2014 - 09:59

Misbah-ul-Haq’s record equaling century sent reverberations across the cricket world – and as far away as Midlothian, where he is still the talk of the town.

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Midlothian’s McNabb holds nerve in Masters

Advertiser Sport News - Sat, 15/11/2014 - 09:59

Local bowler Jack McNabb was crowned under-17 Young Scottish Masters champion at the Dewars Centre in Perth at the weekend.

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Juniors: Late winner breaks Dalkeith hearts in cup

Advertiser Sport News - Fri, 14/11/2014 - 09:59

Premier League Dalkeith Thistle were denied a famous cup tie victory over Super League Sauchie and were knocked out by a late, late goal.

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Juniors: Three and easy for Nitten in the cup

Advertiser Sport News - Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:59

Newtongrange Star got back to winning ways in this second round tie with a good win against fellow Super League side Broxburn Athletic.

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Trampolining: Lasswade-based club head to Florida

Advertiser Sport News - Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:48

City of Edinburgh Trampoline Club (CETC) gymnast, Caitlin O’Brien (16) has been selected for the Junior Double Mini Trampoline (DMT) team, for the World Age Group Trampoline, DMT & Tumbling Championships 2014 which takes place at Daytona Beach, Florida, this weekend.

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Rugby: Lasswade topple the league leaders

Advertiser Sport News - Wed, 12/11/2014 - 09:59

Lasswade kept up their chase for a promotion spot after an impressive victory on Saturday against league leaders Dumfries Saints.

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Juniors: Penicuik quick off the mark in good win

Advertiser Sport News - Wed, 12/11/2014 - 09:59

Penicuik Athletic were quickly off the mark when, in the third minute, a neat one two between Killin and Jancyzk saw the latter curl the ball into the net off the far post.

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Penicuik pupils are game for sports event

Advertiser Sport News - Mon, 10/11/2014 - 09:45

A host of Scotland’s athletic talent were in the hot seat to answer questions from 120 children and young people from schools across the country last week, at a special event to celebrate the learning opportunities provided by the Commonwealth Games.

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Table Tennis: Break from league action for Penicuik

Advertiser Sport News - Sat, 08/11/2014 - 09:59

Pictured above are Penicuik Table Tennis Club’s Rachel Petrie and Louis Myatt, who were both in action in winning teams in Round 1 of the Handicap Cup Competition.

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Seniors: Visitors come from behind to beat Whitehill

Advertiser Sport News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:59

Whitehill looked to continue their winning run as they entertained Dalbeattie in their last home match for four weeks at Ferguson Park.

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Juniors: Newtongrange Star lose top spot and unbeaten record

Advertiser Sport News - Thu, 06/11/2014 - 09:59

The home side ran out deserved winners in this top of the table clash at a chilly Central Park on Saturday, with Star tasting defeat for the first time this season.

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