STRANRAER

 

("The Blues", "The Clayholers")

Year formed1870
Previous names

None

Ground

Stair Park, London Road, Stranraer DG9 8BS

(for pictures of the ground click here)

Pitch measurements110 x 70 yards (101 x 64 metres)
Ground capacity5,600
Record attendance at present ground6,500 v Rangers, Scottish Cup 1st round, 24 January 1948 (lost 0-1)
League career

Scottish Division Two: 1955 - 1975

Scottish Division Two: 1975 - 1994

Scottish Division One: 1994 - 1995

Scottish Division Two: 1995 - 1998

Scottish Division One: 1998 - 1999

Scottish Division Two: 1999 - 2003

Scottish Division Three: 2003 - 2004

Scottish Division Two: 2004 - 2005

Scottish Division One: 2005 - 2006

Scottish Division Two: 2006 - 2007

Scottish Division Three: 2007 - 2008

Scottish Division Two: 2008 - 2009

Scottish Division Three: 2009 - 2012

Scottish Division Two / League One: 2012 - .

First Scottish League game24 August 1955 v Third Lanark, Scottish Division Two (lost 2-6)
Honours
European

None

Domestic - League

Scottish Division Two champions: 1993-94, 1997-98

Scottish Division Two / League One runners-up: 2004-05, 2014-15

Scottish Division Three champions: 2003-04

Scottish Division Three runners-up: 2007-08

Domestic - Cup

Scottish Challenge Cup winners: 1996-97

Scottish Qualifying Cup (South) winners: 1937-38

Scottish Qualifying Cup (South) runners-up: 1946-47, 1947-48

Best League position20th, Scottish Division One, 1994-95, 1998-99
Lowest League position14, Scottish Division Two, 1987-88
Furthest in Scottish CupQuarter-final, 2002-03
Furthest in League CupQuarter-final, 1966-67
Most League points
2 for a win56, Scottish Division Two, 1993-94
3 for a win79, Scottish Division Three, 2003-04
Fewest League points
2 for a win16, Scottish Division Two, 1987-88
3 for a win

16, Scottish Division Two, 2008-09

Most League goals scored87, Scottish Division Three, 2003-04
Most League goals conceded92, Scottish Division Two, 1955-56
Fewest League goals scored25, Scottish Division One, 1994-95
Fewest League goals conceded30, Scottish Division Three, 2003-04
Most wins in a League season24, Scottish Division Three, 2003-04
Fewest wins in a League season3, Scottish Division Two, 2008-09
Most draws in a League season18, Scottish Division Two, 1995-96, 1999-2000
Fewest draws in a League season

2, Scottish Division One, 1998-99

2, Scottish Division Two, 1978-79

Most losses in a League season29, Scottish Division One, 1998-99
Fewest losses in a League season

5, Scottish Division Two, 1992-93

5, Scottish Division Three, 2003-04

Record win

9-0 v St Cuthbert Wanderers, Scottish Cup 2nd round, 23 October 2010

9-0 v Wigtown & Bladnoch, Scottish Cup 2nd round, 22 October 2011

Record defeat

1-11 v Queen of the South, Scottish Cup 1st round, 16 January 1932

Highest number of League goals scored
in a season27, Derek Frye, Scottish Division Two, 1977-78
in total115, Jim Campbell, 1965-75
Most League appearances301, Keith Knox, 1986-90 and 1999-2001

Most capped player

None
Highest transfer fee received£90,000 for Mark Campbell to Ayr United, 1999
Highest transfer fee paid

£35,000 for Michael Moore from St Johnstone, March 2005