Kincardine League

stonehaven dropped points once again in the Kincardine Bowling League, but still hang on to their lead at the top.

St Cyrus continue to pressure the leaders. A five point win saw them go second top, only two points behind the “Hive”. Newtonhill slipped to third place with a 3-2 win over Laurencekirk. Edzell’s five point win over Auchenblae moves them into fourth place.

Results of matches played Thursday July 14: Stonehaven 33 (2), Marykirk 37 (3); Newtonhill 42 (3), Laurencekirk (24) 2; St Cyrus 46 (5), Bervie (23) 0; Drumlithie 32 (3), Johnshaven 27 (2); Edzell 40 (5), Auchenblae 26 (0); Portlethen 35 (3), Fettercairn 34 (2).