30 Sep 2014 13:30

Borderers called up to Scotland Under 20 squad

FIVE Melrose players, two from Gala and one from Hawick have been called up to the first Scotland under-20 camp of the 2014/15 season.

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30 Sep 2014 09:30

Two new caps for Gold Coast 7s

FORMER Melrose winger Damien Hoyland and former Selkirk full-back Nyle Godsmark will make a step-up in the international arena having earned selection for the Gold Coast 7s in just over a week's time (Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 October).

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30 Sep 2014 06:30

Border League serves up a treat

THE oldest rugby union league in the world, the Border League, has announced that AM.PM Event Catering will be the new sponsors of the Kings of the Sevens series.

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29 Sep 2014 08:30

Gala Waverley celebrate the double

IT is official - they are the best team in the Borders.

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28 Sep 2014 15:30

South hockey ready for action

WAVERLEY Housing is celebrating 25 years as a social landlord in the Scottish Borders and as part of their celebrations recently provided the South Schoolgirls Hockey Association with new equipment.

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28 Sep 2014 08:30

Max makes his boxing bow

THIRTEEN-YEAR-OLD Galashiels Academy pupil Max Rogerson made his amateur boxing debut at Craigmillar on Friday night.

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27 Sep 2014 15:30

New netball league is a winner

TALENTED young netballers mixed with older performers making a return to the courts as the first adult league in the Scottish Borders was launched at the weekend.

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27 Sep 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Gala captain: More shocks ahead

IT was a kick his father would have been proud of.

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26 Sep 2014 13:30

BT Premiership offers excitement from top to bottom

THIS Saturday's BT Premiership fixture card offers excitement from top to bottom, with Glasgow Hawks against Hawick at Old Anniesland tomorrow, arguably one of the most interesting picks from the fifth round (all matches kick-off at 3pm).

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26 Sep 2014 08:30

Scottish success for Earlston

EARLSTON High School rugby players enjoyed a double success when they won both matches in the opening campaign of the Scottish Brewin and Dolphin Plate Competition.

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26 Sep 2014 06:30

Amateur round-up: Hotspur hit Hawick for six

GALA Hotspur only had half a dozen players in pre-season, but a month later the resurgence Division B side hit Hawick United for six.

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25 Sep 2014 08:30

Gala get the rub of the Greens

PETER Dods kicked goals for Gala, Scotland and the British Lions, and now son Craig is following in his dad’s boots.

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24 Sep 2014 19:30

Gala Harriers strike Gold

GALA’S young hill runners headed to the Junior Home International in Ireland over the weekend – and performed with distinction.

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22 Sep 2014 12:30

Academy hockey serves up a treat

GALASHIELS Academy recently played Peebles High School at the Academy.

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20 Sep 2014 08:30

Sally’s stable stars shine at Futurity

BORDERS horse breeder Sally Burns has gained three higher first premiums with her young foals at the British Equestrian Federation Futurity event in Edinburgh

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19 Sep 2014 14:30

Gala and Melrose stars called up to Edinburgh squad

GALA stars past and present - Ruairi Howarth, Chris Auld, Rory Sutherland, and Grayson Hart - are among a host of familiar faces from the Borders, which also include Ewan McQuillin and Austin Lockington of Melrose, called up to the Edinburgh A team to play Glasgow Warriors next week.

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19 Sep 2014 14:30 • David Knox

Borders bronzes on the world mountain stage

BORDERS mountain runners Jacob Adkin and Sue Ridley have both returned from their respective world championships with bronze medals.

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19 Sep 2014 08:30 • David Knox

Blown away by Bo'ness

STREET-WISE Super League champions Bo’ness rolled-up their sleeves and showed Selkirk’s rising stars how to win a cup tie.

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19 Sep 2014 07:30

BSLT triathlon series reaches its finale

THE final event in the Borders Sport and Leisure Triathlon Series – Eyemouth – will take place on Sunday, September 21st.

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18 Sep 2014 16:30 • Ally McGilvray

Gala coach George is over the moon

GALA Head Coach George Graham revealed he was “over the moon” after his team recorded their second win in a row at the weekend and returned to the top of the table for the first time this season.

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