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Successful trip over the firth for Caithness United U13 squad

By Staff Reporter- NOSN

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Caithness United's under-13 squad travelled across a choppy Pentland Firth on Sunday to play their Orcadian counterparts in three friendly matches.

There were games between players eligible for U12s and U13s, and finally one involving a mixture of both these age groups.

The trip proved very successful for Caithness youngsters, as they managed to avoid conceding any goals and scored a total of 10 between the three matches.

In the first game the Caithness U13s ran out 4-0 winners with goals from Lucas Reid (2), Kieran Macgregor and Lewis Swan.

The under-12s then drew 0-0, with the Caithness boys dominating possession but failing to convert any of their chances. Sam Shearer came closest with a thunderous shot that rebounded back off the crossbar.

In the final mixed age group match, Caithness ran out 6-0. The scorers were Matthew Aitkenhead, Carter MacKay, Matthew MacKay and Kieran Macgregor (3).

The Caithness squad included the following players – U13: Grant Kennedy, Scott Durrand, Elliot Cormack, Taylor Swan, Ethan Kevill, Matthew Aitkenhead, Carter MacKay, Sean Pearson, Kieran Macgregor, Lucas Reid and Rory Taylor.

U12:Tom Armitage, Stevie Esson, Matthew Robertson, Josh Sutherland, Lewis Swan, Sam Shearer, Finlay Bain, Euan Kennedy, Owen Bain, Matthew MacKay and Sam Reid.

The U12 squads, featuring all the Caithness and Orkney players who took part.
The U12 squads, featuring all the Caithness and Orkney players who took part.
The Orkney and Caithness under-13 squads.
The Orkney and Caithness under-13 squads.

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