Shinty: Bute’s Leighton Reid called up to Scotland U21 squad

Bute's Leighton Reid has been called up to the Scotland under-21 squad for the annual shinty-hurling international against Ireland on November 2. Reid is seen here in action for Bute against Strachur on August 24 this year, with his father David and sisters Meggan and Jessica among those watching.
Bute's Leighton Reid has been called up to the Scotland under-21 squad for the annual shinty-hurling international against Ireland on November 2. Reid is seen here in action for Bute against Strachur on August 24 this year, with his father David and sisters Meggan and Jessica among those watching.

Bute’s Leighton Reid has been called up to the Scotland under-21 squad for the annual shinty-hurling international against Ireland.

Reid, who established himself as a regular starter in the Bute team which won this season’s Balliemore Cup and finished second in South Division One, is one of 19 players named in the squad for the match at Bught Park in Inverness on Saturday, November 2.

No other Bute players were named in either the senior or under-21 squads for the annual fixture - the full squad lists are as follows.

Senior: Conor Cormack (Beauly), John Barr (Glenurquhart), Stuart MacKintosh (Glenurquhart), Liam MacDonald (Kilmallie), Finlay MacRae (Kinlochshiel), John MacRae (Kinlochshiel), Keith MacRae (Kinlochshiel), James Hutchison (Kingussie), Lee Bain (Kingussie), Donald Irvine (Kyles Athletic), Shaun Nicolson (Lochaber), Kevin Bartlett (Lovat), Callum Cruden (Lovat), Stuart MacDonald (Lovat), Norman Campbell (Newtonmore) (captain), Steven MacDonald (Newtonmore), Fraser MacKintosh (Newtonmore), Glen Mackintosh (Newtonmore), Daniel Cameron (Oban Camanachd).

Under 21: Jack MacDonald (Beauly), Leighton Reid (Bute), Fraser Heath (Glenurquhart), Finlay MacMillan (Glasgow Mid Argyll), Duncan Ach Macrae (Kinlochshiel), Oliver Macrae (Kinlochshiel), Ben Delaney (Lochaber), Michael Mackenzie (Lovat), Graeme MacMillan (Lovat), Greg Matheson (Lovat) (captain), Lewis Tawes (Lovat), Andrew MacDonald (Newtonmore), Michael Russell (Newtonmore), Callum Stewart (Newtonmore), Robert Dunnings (Oban Camanachd), Gary Lord (Oban Camanachd), James MacMillan (Oban Camanachd), Daniel Madej (Oban Celtic), Gary McKerracher (Oban Celtic).