"A furious chase between Portree Seeker Dougal McBride and Arrows Seeker Gregory Cotton ended in a skybound scuffle"
-- match report in the Daily Prophet (DP3)
Seeker for Quidditch team the Appleby Arrows (DP3)
Following an airborne scuffle with Pride of Portree seeker Dougal McBride resulting in Cotton's winning the Snitch, his head was transfigured into a cabbage by his irate opposite number. There’s nothing like some good healthy competition, is there? Or did he curse McBride first? The referee discovered that both Seekers were carrying illegal wands. Enquiry likely to follow (DP3)
While the date printed on DP3 is 1 June 1999, the timeframe for these events is 1992-1993.