Schools rugby awards presented

Berwickshire Schools Rugby Teams (made up of BHS and EHS pupils) held their annual end of season get together and awards presentation.
Berwickshire Schools Rugby Teams (made up of BHS and EHS pupils) held their annual end of season get together and awards presentation.

Berwickshire Schools Rugby Teams held their annual end of season get together and awards presentation at Berwickshire High School.

Berwickshire Schools are composite teams representing Eyemouth and Berwickshire High Schools. The guest of honour for the afternoon was Scott Wight the former Melrose stand off and now a professional player with Glasgow Warriors and the Scotland Sevens Squad.

After team photos were taken Scott worked with the boys on a series of drills that are used by the sevens squad in training. Scott then held a question and answer session regarding his life as a professional rugby player and travelling the world with the Scotland Sevens squad.

He then presented awards to the following:

S1 Coaches Player of the Season - Tom Dickson; S1 Players’ Player - Ben Reynolds; S2 Coaches’ Player (Eyemouth) - Duncan Horsburgh; S2 Coaches’ Player (Duns) Euan Rhind; S2 Players’ Player - Jay Douglas; S3 Coaches’ Player (Eyemouth) - Mak Wilson; S3 Coaches’ Player (Duns) - Rory Hamilton and Callum Rhind; S3 Players’ Player - Bruce Logan.

Will Dickson of W. Dickson Shearing then presented a set of training tops to the boys for next season.