1st XV v Peebles 16.11.19

Dumfries Saints 1st XV Tennents National League 2  Saints 18 Peebes 22  Saints suffered their first league defeat of the season at the hands (and boots) of visitors’ Peebles. Saints started well and went 3-0 up from a Rory Steele penalty. Peebles replied with a try from pick and goes with Greg Raeburn converting. Andrew […]

Published Nov 20, 2019 in News

1st XV v Newton Stewart 9.11.19

Dumfries Saints 1 st XV Tennents National League 2 Newton Stewart 6 Saints 15 Newton started strongly and put Saints under a lot of pressure. After a couple of penalties Andrew Whiteford was unfortunate to be sin binned after the referee judged a deliberate knock on. Newton converted the penalty to go 3-0 up. Saints […]

Published Nov 15, 2019 in News

Big Win for Saints 2s

Dumfries Saints 2s 115  East Kilbride 2s 10  On a great day for rugby it was good to welcome East Kilbride to Park Farm. Within minutes of the start the returning Michael Yates had scored the first of his 6 tries and set up Chris Tatham for the first of his 3. Credit must go […]

Published Nov 13, 2019 in News


Massive well done to Glasgow and the West U19 FOSROC 4 Winners! Winning all 3 Games against Edinburgh, Caledonia and the Borders. We are all very proud of the Dumfriesshire boys Archie, Gregor and Joe who played for the team.

Published Nov 13, 2019 in News

Japan Buddy!

Andy passing on tips to the big man on how to win the World Cup??

Published Oct 26, 2019 in News

1st XV v Falkirk 12.10.19

Saints 72 Falkirk 12   Saints were missing captain Ewan Miller but the return of Rory Steele to partner his brother Jack in the centres was a welcome boost.   Saints started well and scored inside 5 minutes through Bobby Douglas finishing well out wide to continue his try scoring form. Converted by Rory Steele. […]

Published Oct 15, 2019 in News

1st XV v Hamilton 5.10.19

Dumfries Saints 1 st XV Tennents National League 2 Top of the league Saints started well and took a 12-0 lead after ten minutes through tries from Lee Scott and Rob Neill. Hamilton came back strongly to lead 12-13. Saints then went ahead through a superb offloading try from their own half finished off by […]

Published Oct 9, 2019 in News


No wonder our Minis are bringing home the trophies if this is part of their training schedule.  Perhaps this new scrummaging technique will be followed up by the SRU?

Published Oct 8, 2019 in News

MARRvelous day for our Minis

P4s, P5s and P6s all won Shields at the Marr tournament after an excellent day’s rugby showing that training and teamwork bring rewards. P7s had two wins, one draw and a narrow defeat. Excellent rugby with standout performances from our new players.

Published Oct 8, 2019 in News

1st XV v Glasgow Accies-28.9.19

Dumfries Saints 63   Glasgow Accies 0 These 2 teams met 4 weeks ago for a cup game in Glasgow with Saints securing a 59 : 10 win, so on a home pitch, looking excellent despite the recent rains and in perfect weather conditions the home side took to the field with a confidence befitting the […]

Published Oct 6, 2019 in News