School enjoys year of success

Mackie Academy pupils have had another fine year on the badminton court.

Here we take a month by month look at the successes over the school year.


Midland U15 Boys doubles winner – Mark Leith S3; Mixed doubles winner – Mark Leith.


Scottish U15 National Championships Singles Runner Up – Mark Leith; Boys doubles winner – Mark Leith; Mixed doubles winner – Mark Leith.

Scottish Schools U15 Age Group Singles Runner up – Matthew Duguid S2.

Scottish Schools U16 Age Group Doubles Winner – Sean Leith S5.


East of Scotland U15 Boys doubles winner – Mark Leith.

East of Scotland U17 Boys doubles runner up – Sean Leith.


Glasgow School of Sport U15 Singles Runner Up – Matthew Duguid S2.

Midland U17 Singles Runner Up – Sean Leith; Doubles Runner Up – Jacob Reynolds S4.

Midlothian U14 Singles Runner Up – Matthew Duguid S2; Doubles winner – Matthew Duguid.

Aberdeenshire Secondary Singles U14 Boys Winner – Matthew Duguid; U16 Boys Winner – Sean Leith; Runner Up – Jacob Reynolds.

U16 Girls Winner Chloe Tough S3; Runner Up – Laura Townsend S3.


Scottish Secondary Schools Gibb Memorial Quaich Mackie Senior Team – Runners Up; Mackie Junior Team – 3rd place.

Glasgow Championships U19 Mens singles winner – Sean Leith. U15 Boys singles runner up – Mark Leith; U15 Boys doubles runner up – Mark Leith.

Crombie Division 1 – winner Mackie 1.


West of Scotland U15 Singles winner – Mark Leith S3; Boys doubles runner up – Mark Leith.

Scottish Schools Secondary Championships U16 Boys doubles – all Mackie Final Winners – Sean & Mark Leith 3 sets 23-25, 21-10, 21-11; Runners up – Jacob Reynolds & Matthew Duguid. U14 Boys doubles semi finalists – David Blacklaw S1 & Sam Muir S1.

U16 Boys singles runner up – Sean Leith; semi finalist Jacob Reynolds.

U14 Boys singles runner up – Matthew Duguid. U16 Mixed doubles semi finalists – Sean Leith & Chloe Tough.

North of Scotland Open U13 Boys Doubles – runner up – David Blacklaw & Sam Muir.

U13 Boys Singles – semi finalist – Sam Muir. U13 Mixed Doubles – semi finalist – Sam Muir.

U17 Boys Doubles – semi finalist – Sean Leith & Jacob Reynolds; U17 Boys Singles – semi finalist – Sean Leith

U17 Girls Doubles – semi finalist – Chloe Tough & Laura Townsend; U17 Mixed runner up – Sean Leith.


U17 Scottish National Championships U17 Boys doubles runner up – Jacob Reynolds; U17 Mixed doubles runner up – Sean Leith.

Home Counties 4 Nations Quadrangular – Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales

Scottish selection for Mark Leith, S3, team gold for Scotland and semi finalist in all 3 disciplines, singles, doubles and mixed doubles.