Treble Gala squash club champ on court

Monday’s club night at Galashiels Squash and Racketball Club was graced by the attendance of a special guest.

Wednesday, 18th August 2021, 8:30 pm
Andy Gill, left, with club captain Del Sharratt, against whom he is due to play a challenge match

Members were glad to welcome a one-off appearance by honorary member and triple club champion Andy Gill.Andy, who in 2016 became only the third person in the history of the club to win three championships in a row, won two matches and drew a third while playing against his fellow enthusiasts.

Club night match results:Andy Gill 2, Del Sharratt 0; Graham Benstead 2, Iain Laing 1; Graham Benstead 2, Del Sharratt 0; Andy Gill 1, Iain Laing 1; Andy Gill 2, Graham Benstead 1.League 1 – Graeme Gillie 3, Jordan Reid 1 (15-11, 11-15, 18-16, 15-11).Challenge match fixture – Del Sharratt v Andy Gill.

Results from August 9:

Club night friendlies – Sir Andrew Dowlen-Gillan 2, D. Sharratt 1; K. Douglas 2, G. Benstead 0; K. Douglas 3, D. Sharratt 0; G. Benstead 2, B. Magowan 0; K. Douglas 2, Sir Andrew Dowlen-Gilland 0; G. Benstead 2, D. Sharratt 0; G. Benstead 2, B. Magowan 0.Box Leagues:

League 2 – I. Gorman 3, D. Sharratt 0.League 3 – M. Gibbs 3, B. Magowan 0.League 4 – R. Taylor 3, J. Fletcher 1; R. Taylor 3, N. Ord 0.