Latest Bankies News
RESULT: Annbank 6-0 Newmains
The bankies were ruthless in their demolition of Newmains and continued on from a great result at Vale of Clyde last week. Rory Tait scored twice early on before Euan Smith continued his impressive start to the season with a hat trick. New signing Dennis Smolenskij completed the victory for the bankies.
Starting lineup: Gray, Barrett, Dunlop, Sloan, Fitzimmons, McLelland, Nairn, McLelland, McClymont, Smith, Ryan
The bankies have added former Ayr United Academy goalkeeper Louis Kerr, former Edinburgh City reserve Dennis Smolenskij and midfielder Owen Murphy to then squad.
Welcome on board boys!
RESULT: Bankies bounce back: Vale of Clyde 2 - 3 Annbank
After going 2-0 behind a goal from Euan Smith saw the bankies go into half time 2-1 down. In the second half Mitchell Ewing scored a sensational freekick from 35 yards before he scored again to make it 3-2 to the bankies. With only 8 fit players the bankies were up against it after the trialist keeper got sent off and then Jack Taylor was carried off as we finished with 9 men.
Starting Lineup: Trialist, Barrett, Fitzimmons, Taylor, Dunlop, Ryan, Smith, McLelland, Ewing, Tait, McClymont
RESULT: Annbank 2-3 Lugar
The bankies pegged our near rivals back from two goals down thanks to Lee McClymont and Alan Orr but lost out after losing Orr and Callum Nairn to red card.
Starting lineup: Worrall, Barrett, Dunlop, Kirkwood, Orr, Tait, McLelland, Nairn, McClymont, Ryan, Ewing
We are delighted to welcome Callum Nairn back from Maybole JFC.
RESULT: Thorniewood 4-1 Annbank
The boys headed to Thorniewood in a difficult opening tie and lost out by 4 goals to 1. Rory Tait scoring for the bankies.
Starting Lineup: Worrall, Fitzimmons, Orr, Nairn, Barrett, Kirkwood, Smith, McLelland, Ryan, Tait, McClymont
Annbank have added Rory Tait and Craig Barrett to the squad from Girvan and also local youngster Josh Alexander who will also play with Valspar u19s. Welcome to the club boys
RESULT: Girvan 2-4 Annbank
The bankies seen of Girvan in their last match of the league cup. Euan Smith scored a brace while Adam Lawrie and Jordan Ryan also got on the score sheet.
Starting lineup: Gray, Barrett, McClymont, Kirkwood, Dunlop, Sloan, Nairn, McLelland, Smith, Tait, Lawrie
RESULT: Annbank 1-1 Maybole
The bankies drew with Maybole but the away side picked up the bonus points winning the penalty shootout. Stevie McLelland scored the bankies goal
We are looking for £10 a month for our new 100 club this will enter your number into a monthly prize draw with a minimum prize of £100. The more people in the greater the prize. If you are interested contact Andy Orr at the ground or on 07881221788
RESULT: Whitletts 5-0 Annbank
The bankies squad were missing some first team players as they headed to Whitletts. Whitletts ran out 5-0 winners with Louis Kerr(2), David Cunningham, Thomas Donovan and Eva Bembo scoring
Starting Lineup: Worrall, Barrett, Fitzsimmons, Sloan, Kirkwood, Murphy, Smith, McLelland, Todd, Lawrie, Tait
Commercial & Events Manager
Our first signing and probably most important of the season we have added experienced financial advisior Andy Orr to our staff as a commercial and events manager. Andy can be contacted on 07881221788 for all commercial and partnership opportunities.
Ahead of the new season we would like to extend our thnaks to all our sponsors for the 2018-19 season: Tap O the Brae, A&H Joiners Ltd, Mr James Davidson, Jimmys Cafe, Tommy Graham Scaffolding, Tam O Shanter Inn, Gavin Todd Plumbing, Taylor Manning Hairdressing, Changing Climates Aircon, Howdens Joinery, SM Sings Business Hub, Resoulte Finance(Mr A Orr), Mr B McCluskey and Lowdermilk Contracts Ltd.
A huge thank you to each and every one for their help and ongoing support to help us continue to grow as a club
Fixtures for the first part of the season have now been confirmed and are available to view on our fixtures page along with our pre season schedule. I will keep you updated on results and confirmed signing's when I can.
End of Season
The season is once again at the end and despite the bankies not finishing quite were the board had wanted there is always positives to take from the season with some spirited and impressive performances. The bankies finished 11th in the league winning 10 of their 28 games scoring 67 goals(average of 2.39 per game). Jordan Ryan finishes top scorer with 23 goals.
Once again thank you to everyone who has take time to watch the bankies this season, to all the players who have played throughout the season and of course to the Scott, John and the committee for their hard and relentless work to keep the club running. A massive shout out to Barry and Andy for their management of the squad this season. We look forward to welcoming everyone back next season.