Shinty: Bute’s 2015 fixture lists are published

Bute Shinty Club's 2015 fixture lists have been announced. This picture was taken during a 3-3 draw between Bute's second team and their Glenorchy counterparts in Rothesay in October 2014; the two teams will next meet at the Meadows on March 28.
Bute Shinty Club's 2015 fixture lists have been announced. This picture was taken during a 3-3 draw between Bute's second team and their Glenorchy counterparts in Rothesay in October 2014; the two teams will next meet at the Meadows on March 28.

Bute Shinty Club’s first team will play Lochside Rovers at in Rothesay in their first league match of the 2015 season.

The Marine Harvest South Division One fixture will be played at the Meadows at 2.30pm on Saturday, March 7.

The Camanachd Association’s draft 2015 fixture list, published this week, gives Bute’s second team an away match against Tayforth in Marine Harvest South Division Two on the same date.

The two Bute teams’ competitive fixture lists are as follows. All fixtures are league matches unless stated otherwise, and all games start at 2.30pm unless stated otherwise.

Where there are gaps longer than a week between fixtures, this is often for the second and subsequent rounds of cup tournaments - keep an eye on The Buteman every week and on this website as the fixture list is updated through the season.

First team

March 7 v Lochside Rovers (h), March 14 v Strachur (a), March 21 v Aberdour (h), March 28 v Glenorchy (a) in Glasgow Celtic Society Cup first round.

April 4 v Taynuilt (a), April 11 v Skye (h) in Balliemore Cup first round, April 25 v Inveraray (h).

May 2 v Oban Camanachd (h) in Macaulay Cup first round, May 9 v Kyles Athletic (a) at 12 noon, May 16 v Kilmory (a).

June 6 v Strachur (h) at 3pm, June 13 v Oban Celtic (a).

July 25 v Lochside Rovers (a).

Aug 1 v Kilmory (h), Aug 8 v Aberdour (a), Aug 15 v Taynuilt (h) at 3pm, Aug 29 v Inveraray (h).

Sept 12 v Oban Celtic (h).

Oct 3 v Kyles Athletic (h).

Second team

March 7 v Tayforth (a), March 14 v Aberdour (h), March 21 v Oban Lorn (a), March 28 v Glenorchy (h).

April 4 v Ballachulish (h), April 11 v Col-Glen (a), April 18 v Kinlochshiel (h) in Sutherland Cup first round, April 25 v Glasgow Mid Argyll (a).

May 9 v Tayforth (h), May 16 v Inveraray (h) in Bullough Cup first round, May 30 v Aberdour (a).

June 6 v Oban Lorn (h) at 12 noon, June 13 v Ballachulish (a).

July 4 v Glenorchy (a), July 18 v Col-Glen (h).

Aug 15 v Glasgow Mid Argyll (h) at 12 noon.