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Local Cups

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Ayrshire Cup

The Ayrshire Cup is won of the most handsome trophy in football anywhere and was first competed for in 1877/78 with early winners being Mauchline, Beith, Portland and Kilmarnock Athletic.  The first clubs to grace the competition were the likes of Afton Lads, Maybole, Vale of Ayr, Coylton Coila, Kilmaurs Floors, Ayr Rovers and Ayr Athole who were but a few.  Ayr United first won the trophy one year after being formed in 1911/12.

  • Ayrshire Cup

     

    Ayr United Winners

    (The cup was suspended between 1913/14 and 1924/25 and at regular intervals after that)

    1911/12, 1925/26, 1928/29,
    1932/33, 1935/36, 1937/38,
    1938/39, 1949/50, 1957/58,
    1958/59, 1960/61, 1964/65,
    1968/69, 1969/70, 1970/71,
    1974/75, 1975/76, 1976/77,
    1977/78, 1979/80, 1985/86,
    1987/88, 1988/89, 1990/91,
    1994/95, 1996/97.

  • Local Cups

    West Sound Trophy

     

    No Ayrshire Cup was played after the 1996/97 Ayrshire Cup final although an annual competition under the name ‘The West Sound Trophy’ was introduced in 2004/05 with Ayr United winning the first competition.

    Ayr United Winners

    2004/05

    Kilmarnock Charity Cup

    Ayr United Winners

    1930/31, 1932/33, 1935/36, 1936/37

  • Local Cups

    Ayr Charity Cup

     

    Ayr United Winners1911/12, 1912/13, 1913/14, 1914/15, 1915/16, 1918/19, 1920/21, 1923/24, 1925/26, 1926/27, 1928/29, 1929/30, 1930/31, 1931/32, 1935/36, 1937/38, 1951/52

    Ayrshire League

    Ayr United won the 1910/11 Ayshire league with a 1-0 win over Kilmarnock

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Ayrshire Cup Programme

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Back Row: Cowboy, Shanks, McColl, Nicol, Armour, Rennie, McAllister, Hendry, Christie, Morris, Smith.

Front Row: McLean, McSherry, Connor, Fleeting, Cashmore, Love, Frye, Caldwell.

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