SNL round-up: Racers clinch the title as Kestrels’ challenge ends at Aberdeen

Murrayfield Racers secured the Scottish National League title with an 11-6 victory at North Ayrshire Wild on Saturday.

Martin Cingel (3), Callum Boyd (2), Rihards Grigors (2), Joel Gautschi (2), Ethan Reid and Sean Donaldson got the goals for the Racers.

The Edinburgh-based club celebrated their success with a comprehensive 18-0 victory at Solway Stingrays the following day – Boyd (5) and Michael Ireland (3) were amongst the scorers.

Kirkcaldy Kestrels’ 5-0 defeat at Aberdeen Lynx ended their title challenge – Jordan Leyden (2), Aaron Thomson, Christian Johnson and Fraser MacEachran were on target for the home side.

Paisley Pirates moved up to second in the standings courtesy of a 6-4 victory at Dundee Comets.

Dundee Tigers recorded their second win in a row with a 9-3 success at Kilmarnock Thunder – Tony Malone weighed in with a hat-trick for the visitors.

WEEKEND RESULTS

Aberdeen Lynx 5-0 Kirkcaldy Kestrels – SNL
Dundee Comets 4-6 Paisley Pirates – SNL
Kilmarnock Thunder 3-9 Dundee Tigers – SNL
North Ayrshire Wild 6-11 Murrayfield Racers – SNL
Solway Stingrays 0-18 Murrayfield Racers – SNL

(Image permission: Ian Coyle)