1st XV archive

1st XV v GHK 7.4.18

GHK 20 v Dumfries Saints 22 As they returned to League after last week’s BT National League Cup semi-final victory over St. Boswells, Saturday saw the Saints make the trip up to Old Anniesland to take on a very committed GHK outfit. With some noticeable changes to their team sheets from previous encounters in the […]

1st XV v Preston Lodge 17.3.18

Preston Lodge 12     Dumfries Saints 50 Second top Saints travelled east to the bitter cold and flurries of snow to take on second bottom Preston Lodge. Saints playing with pace and ambition had them under pressure within a few minutes and were awarded a penalty 5 metres out. Opting for the scrum Michael Scott picked […]

1st v Hamilton – 2nd round Cup 18.11.17

Dumfries Saints 36   Hamilton 8 This was the Second Round of the National Cup, Saints having beaten Orkney at home and Hamilton beating Aberdeenshire away to get here. With several regular 1st team players unavailable for both playing and training, Coach Rudi Urbach used the opportunity to give a few players who had impressed in […]

League CUP – Quarter Final v GHK

GHK 17      Dumfries Saints 23 It was cold raw afternoon at Old Anniesland for this National League Cup Quarter Final. The game was played at a very fast pace and much of the outcome was to be determined by who could maintain their accuracy. After a few minutes GHK coughed up possession just inside the […]

League CUP v Orkney – 1st round

Dumfries Saints through to 2nd Round of BT National Cup Dumfries Saints 78 Orkney 12 With Park Farm in terrific condition for the first home game of the season Saints took on Orkney in the first round of the cup. This was cruel distance for the visiting team to travel for the 1st game of […]