Scottish 2nd Eleven Cup Victory
Ayr United can always claim to have one the Scottish Cup. In season 1939/40 clubs played their first teams in the Scottish 2nd 11 Cup. Ayr beat Kilmarnock, and Celtic in the competition before lining up againt Aberdeen in a 2 leg final. United drew 1-1 in the first match winning 2-1 at Somerset park on 1st June 1940 and thereby winning the trophy.