Match report for the 1st XV
Match Date: Sat 20th Sep 2014
PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED "HILLS" STRUGGLE
Hillhead/Jordanhill 5pts Kelso 38pts
In one way, this was a game of two halves with the score on forty minutes being thirty one points to nil in favour of Kelso, but on conclusion finding Kelso having added only a single converted try. In another way, however, it was a game involving two teams of contrasting physicality. Kelso's second rowers, messrs Rowlandson and Seed, each exceeded two metres in height with the former weighing in at over 140kg. By any standards that is a lot of Border beef and with several other well nourished individuals in the opposition pack the "Hills" forwards were on limited first phase rations for the whole of the game with the line out being almost a no go area. ..
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