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Nairn County 1 Brora Rangers 3 - Report

29th April, 2017 •
Posted In: Match Reports
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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NAIRN County's season ended with this North of Scotland Cup quarter final defeat to Brora Rangers but it was a positive showing from Ronnie Sharp's men to round of what has been an encouraging campaign.

The home side were denied a penalty just four minutes in with Dylan Mackenzie hauled down in the box by Jamie Duff. But referee Liam Duncan would have had to red card the Brora defender, which possibly…

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Nairn County v Brora Rangers - Preview

28th April, 2017 •
Posted In: Match Previews
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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FORM team Brora Rangers make the trip to Station Park this weekend looking to cement a place in the last four of the North of Scotland Cup with both teams going into the tie knowing that they are playing to keep their season alive.

County made it through to the last eight of the competition with a comfortable away win at Strathspey Thistle but face a tough task to make it to…

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Alexander to leave

27th April, 2017 •
Posted In: Youth News
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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CRAIG Alexander will leave the club this summer at the end of his current contract.

The 19-year-old wide player made eight starts and two sub appearances for the under-20s in the North of Scotland League this season.

Under-20s coach Stuart Finnie said: "Craig is 20 this year, so he is at an age where he needs to be playing regular adult football and unfortunately, that is not going to be with Nairn County."

"He…

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Rothes 0 Nairn County 2 - Reaction

22nd April, 2017 •
Posted In: Match Reactions
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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A POINT-per-game return gives Nairn County manager Ronnie Sharp something to build upon for next season after the manager saw his side clamber above Huntly to finish 13th in the Highland League table with a 2-0 win at Rothes.

Dylan Mackenzie and Gary Kerr were on target in the second half as County controlled the game to keep their much-improved hosts at bay and earn the three points needed to take them…

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Rothes 0 Nairn County 2 - Report

22nd April, 2017 •
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Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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THREE points from their final Highland League match of the season ensured that Nairn County finished the 2016/17 with a point-per-game return with the bonus of climbing one place to end the campaign in 13th spot.

At the start of the season, it would have been a scarcely believable return for a club who only had six signed first team players the week before the campaign got underway to only fall five…

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Rothes v Nairn County - Preview

21st April, 2017 •
Posted In: Match Previews
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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THE curtain comes down on the 2016/17 Highland League season and it is an away visit to Rothes for Nairn County with Ronnie Sharp looking for his side to end their season on a high.

Both clubs still have something to play for this season having won through to the quarter finals of the North of Scotland Cup, so the two sets of players should be eager to cement their places in…

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