1st XV archive

1st XV v Howe of Fife 9/04/2019

Saints final Tennents National League Division 2 match of the season versus Howe of Fife took place on Tues 9th. April in the unlikely location of Braidholm, Giffnock, home of GHA RFC.  Both clubs agreed to the neutral venue in order to finish their season earlier than the scheduled date of 20th. April.  The new […]

Stewart’s Melville

Stewarts Melville 48  Dumfries Saints 10 Not one of Saints better days on the road but a game with some competitive periods unfortunately interspersed with too many errors that the home side punished veryt efficiently. Saints played with the wind gusting from the South in their backs and kept Stewarts Melville in their own half […]

Peebles

Dumfries Saints 29    Peebles 28 Saints managed to get a draw when the two teams met at the Gytes back in October and sitting next to each other in the league this was always going to be a close and hard fought encounter. Peebles started with pace and once inside Saints spun the ball wide […]

Preston Lodge

Image shows Ewan Miller scoring the first Saints’ try in their win over Preston Lodge Saints 1’s climbed to third place in Tennents Nat. League 2 with a bonus point win over their visitors from Prestonpans.  A stiff breeze toward the town and very physical opponents ensured the home team would require to play at […]

Lasswade

Lasswade 25   Dumfries Saints 29 When the two sides met at Park Farm at the start of the season Saints won 87: 7, this was a much improved Lasswade team and a hard fought victory away from home. Lasswade opened the scoring with two penalties in quick succession followed by a yellow card for Saints […]