Mitchell and Sutherland Shields


Annual tournaments between Shetland Islands and Orkney Islands women's selections. The Mitchell Shield is contested by the first teams, the Sutherland Shield by B-selections.

Since 1919 a similar event for men's teams, the Milne Cup, has been played.


Mitchell Shield

2006    Orkney            0-10        Shetland 
2007    Shetland         12- 1        Orkney  
2008    Orkney            1- 9        Shetland                   
2009    Shetland          5- 1        Orkney
2010    Orkney            0- 3        Shetland 
2011    Shetland          2- 0        Orkney            [Sep 24]   
2012    Orkney            3- 8        Shetland          [Sep 15]

Number of Wins (7 times held)

 7 Shetland

Sutherland Shield


2006    Orkney            lt          Shetland 
2007    Shetland         11- 2        Orkney
2008    Orkney            lt          Shetland
2009    Shetland          bt          Orkney
2010    Orkney            lt          Shetland
2011    Shetland          2- 6        Orkney     

Number of Wins (6 times held)

 5 Shetland
 1 Orkney

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Last updated: 9 Aug 2013

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