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Club Achieves Quality Mark

THE Scottish Football Association West Region has confirmed that our club has achieved the Quality Mark Standard Award. We have been working towards this accreditation for a number of months, spearheaded by our youth development offer Derrick McMillan. This is the first step on a pathway we hope will held drive the ever-increasing success of…

Donny Doubles Up

THREE Thorn Athletic players were on the winning side as the Caledonian League Select beat Carluke Juniors 4-1 last night (Tuesday). Donny Morrison, Michael McKinnon and Jordan Devine were in great form – as were the whole squad – at Dalziel Park in Motherwell with Morrison grabbing two goals into the bargain.    It was…

Thorn Stars Shine

DONALD MORRISON and Michael McKinnon both impressed for the Caledonian League select side in a 3-1 win over Wishaw Juniors. As the squad continued the build up to the Inter League tournament Morrison acquitted himself well in the opening 45 minutes before being replaced at the break. McKinnon was also a solid performer during the…

West Of Scotland Cup Draw

THORN ATHLETIC pulled another home tie last night in the third round draw for the West of Scotland Cup. James Donnelly’s side will host Dumbarton Harp Celtic of the Greater Glasgow Premier League Third Division. They are in the same division as local sides Glentyan and Johnstone Thistle and will provide a stern test for…

Triple Treat For Players

CALEDONIAN League Select manager Raymond Masterton has named three of our players in his next squad. Defensive duo Michael McKinnon and Donald Morrison along with striker Jordan Devine have been picked to face Dunipace Juniors at Dalziel Park in Motherwell on Tuesday, October 27. Masterton watched the team for the first time since we joined…

New Official Club Website

Welcome to the new Thorn Athletic Official website! We are delighted to launch the new club website and to promote the club throughout Scottish Football and keep all fans up to date. We hope you enjoy the new website and would appreciate your feedback and any suggestions of features you would like to see added to…

Scottish Cup Draw

THORN ATHLETIC landed a tough-looking tie in the second round of this season’s Foster’s Scottish Amateur Cup. We will face the winners of fellow Caledonian League side Cambria and Ayrshire outfit Troon Dundonald. They played out a 1-1 draw in Troon last week and will have to do it all over again this weekend (September…