1st XIII Match Report – Ardvreck v Loretto

September 15, 2017

After last week’s shock to the system at Merchiston, it was time for the first proper match of the season for the Ardvreck 1st XIII against a travelling Loretto team. Several players were trying out new positions for the first … Continued

Merchiston Pre-Season Training

September 8, 2017

The U13’s and Colts travelled to Edinburgh to take part in a pre-season training session hosted by Merchiston: U13 – What a first day back…!  A selection of senior boys were whisked off to Edinburgh only a couple of hours … Continued

IAPS Athletics

September 4, 2017

Ardvreck’s athletes performed very well at the IAPS Athletics Championships held at Fettes.

Cricket v Merchiston

June 19, 2017

With our seniors away this week, it was the junior teams who played today with the Colts A & Bs and the U9s taking on Merchiston in Edinburgh: Colts A – Ardvreck won the toss and elected to bat. The man … Continued

Rounders v Loretto

June 15, 2017

With the seniors away this week in France and on the West Coast of Scotland, it was two junior teams who took on Loretto in Musselburgh this week: U11s – Despite the rainy week, the sky cleared ready for the … Continued

Cricket v St Mary’s Melrose (and Merchiston)

June 12, 2017

There were lots of matches for the boys today with the U12s playing St Mary’s Melrose (at Merchiston), the Colts A and Colts B playing St Mary’s Melrose (away) and the U9s playing St Mary’s Melrose and Merchiston (at Merchiston): … Continued

Rounders v St Mary’s Melrose and Loretto

June 8, 2017

There were lots of matches today for the girls with the U13s playing Loretto (home). the U11s playing St Mary’s Melrose (away), the U10s playing St Mary’s and Loretto (at St Mary’s) and the U9s playing St Mary’s (at Loretto).: … Continued

Merchiston Athletics

June 6, 2017

A small group of boys travelled to Merchiston for the inaugural Merchiston Junior Athletics Cup. Merchiston hopes for this event to become a really big event in years to come but for this year it was a triangular between Ardvreck, … Continued

Cricket v Strathallan

June 5, 2017

Two teams took on Strathallan this week with the 1st XI playing at home and the Colts playing at Strathallan. The U9s played Cargilfield in Edinburgh – please see separate match report.) 1st XI –  What a performance!! The boys played … Continued

Girls’ Cricket v Belhaven

May 28, 2017

On Wednesday the U13 girls played a cricket match against Belhaven, at home on the Hayfield. This was an exciting prospect for the girls (and me!) as it was the first U13 girls’ cricket match of the season. With some wonderful … Continued

Cricket v Cargilfield

May 28, 2017

On Wednesday 24th May Ardvreck’s Under Nine Quick Cricket Team travelled to Cargilfield. Cargilfield batted well and notched up 167 runs. Our bowling had improved significantly although our fielding was not quite as tight as it should have been. It … Continued

Mixed Tennis v Belhaven

May 23, 2017

After a long gruelling day on Saturday completing the Ard Challenge some of our 6th formers travelled down to Belhaven to play a mixed doubles match.  We took five Mac boys (Charlie MM, Cosmo M, Duncan B, Hector T and … Continued

Cricket v Gordonstoun

May 22, 2017

Two teams from Gordonstoun Junior School made the long journey down to Crieff to take on our 1st XI and Colts teams.  They were also accompanied by a girls’ cricket team – their match report can be found here: 1st XI … Continued

Girls’ Cricket v Gordonstoun

May 22, 2017

On Wednesday it was the girls turn to show the boys how to play cricket. Our match was against Gordonstoun on a beautiful summer’s day played at home. The match was set out so the girls were in pairs and … Continued

WOSPS v Dandylions Rounders

May 22, 2017

Ardvreck was thrilled to have five girls playing for the West of Scotland Prep Schools Rounders Squad as they took on the might of the Dandylions.   Amelia A and Amelia T were selected to play for the WOSPS A team … Continued