Feb 24 2012 by Mike WIlson, Ayrshire Post (main ed)
AMBASSADOR Prestwick added yet another title to their collection when Jordan Slaven teamed up with internationalist Paul Boyd to win the inaugural Ayrshire adult/junior title at Auchinleck.
The strong pairing saw off clubmates Adam and Morris Sturgeon in the semi-finals before beating Auchinleck in the final. Jamie and Rebecca Houston, also from the Ambassador club, narrowly failed to qualify from their section.
The seniors Scottish Cup takes centre stage this week when Ardrossan travel to Ayr to take on Prestwick in the last 16.
Rink 1: W Kennedy, H Berretti, J Fortune, M Higgins, Rink 2: S Watson, J Docherty, J Ross, A Paxton; Rink 3: J O'Neill, W Fulton, J Reid, M Sturgeon; Rink 4: A Thomson, T Collins, W White, W McArthur. Reserves: J Lindsay, S Gibson, T Howson, W Ferguson, D Brown.
The Ayrshire Indoor Championships were played down to the final stages on Sunday with Prestwick winning through to the finals in the singles and junior singles.
Jordan Slaven heads to the Galleon club on March 18 looking to capture the junior singles. He will be joined by clubmate Jamie Houston, bidding for the singles. Nancy Gelleburn is chasing the triples.
Tickets, price £1, are now on sale for the race night on Friday, March 2. They can be collected from the club, or reserved by calling 01292 477802.