U9 Girls Hockey- Cargilfield 29/11/17

December 4, 2017

On Wednesday 29th November the U9 girls travelled to Cargilfield, in the freezing cold conditions to play their last hockey match of the season. After a lot of loud singing on the bus, we got off and started to warm … Continued

U10 Rugby- St Leonards 29/11/17

December 4, 2017

On a cold but beautiful day in St Andrew’s the Ardvreck U10s, a taste of next year, took to the pitch at St Leonard’s against a big opposition. The boys had only had a couple of training sessions together but … Continued

U12 Rugby- St Leonards 29/11/17

December 4, 2017

On Wednesday we boarded the coach for the journey to St. Andrews in Fife and a match against St. Leonard’s. Due to their school structure, this would be an Under 12’s match and hence, our 6th formers would not be … Continued

U9s Rugby- Cargilfield 22/11/17

December 1, 2017

U9-A On Wednesday 22nd of November the Ardvreck Under 9 Rugby Team travelled to Cargilfield to play a triangular tournament. It was to prove to be a very muddy affair. Our first match was against St.Marys. We frequently had possession … Continued

2nd XV Rugby- Belhaven 18/11/17

December 1, 2017

Saturday 18th November Ardvreck hosted Belhaven rugby team. We started well and pressed forward but a tiny laps saw us loose possession. Belhaven were able to move the ball wide and their wing ran in the first try of the … Continued

WOSPS Hockey- 22/11/17

November 24, 2017

On Wednesday 22nd November we had the big WOSPS v’s Dandylions hockey match, and with 5 representatives from Ardvreck it was an honour to take the girls to Kilgraston alongside Miss Macleod. The girls jumped on the bus at half … Continued

U11 Girls Hockey- St Marys 22/11/17

November 24, 2017

An eclectic mix of girls, from various forms, gathered on the gravel in the tipping rain and received a quick lesson on positioning under the Finlay veranda until their opposition, St Mary’s, arrived. During the first half, the girls were … Continued

Colts Rugby- St Marys 22/11/17

November 24, 2017

Colts A The final game of the Colts season came in tricky conditions down in Melrose. It was soggy to say the least! They had two very fast wingers that we didn’t always close down quickly enough and so they … Continued

1st XV Rugby- St Marys 22/11/17

November 24, 2017

In spite of some very heavy rain and several absences due to injury, St Mary’s were keen for a good game of rugby and warmly welcomed us to their back pitches in Melrose. Due to St Mary’s reduced numbers, it … Continued

U13 Girls Hockey- Scarborough College 19/11/17

November 24, 2017

On Sunday 19th November the U13 girls continued their sport filled weekend with a Hockey match against Scarborough college who were on tour. After a leisurely morning the girls gathered together on the gravel and welcomed Scarborough to Ardvreck. India … Continued

Rugby: 1st XV v Belhaven

November 24, 2017

The sun was low in the sky and shining bright at the Ardvreck pitches. Conditions were perfect for some crisp and precise rugby against the visiting Belhaven team. Both sides lined up and awaited Mr Pounder’s whistle to commence battle. … Continued

U9s Rugby at St Leonards

November 24, 2017

On Wednesday the Under 9 Rugby Team travelled to St Leonards. We took part in a tournament involving eight schools. Our first match was against Lathallan. We tackled well and held our line. I was pleased to see many of … Continued

Girls Touch Rugby vs Belhaven

November 24, 2017

On Saturday 18th November, the Ardvreck U13 girls’ had a festival of Rugby which included their first ever touch Rugby match against Belhaven. The girls were very excited although were a little disappointed it was not full contact! The team … Continued

1st XV Rugby- Merchiston

November 24, 2017

There was a tangible air of anticipation as the Ardvreck boys warmed up and ran through a few last minute moves, awaiting the arrival of the Merchiston team. We all knew that this was going to be a tough fixture … Continued

Colts- Merchiston 15/11/17

November 24, 2017

Colts A: The boys started very slowly and, up against a strong Merchiston side, they struggled in the opening moments. Merchiston were quicker to the breakdown throughout the game and kept their shape and moved the ball better. However our … Continued