Glasgow U16 Match Report


FINAL PERFORMANCE TO REMEMBER FOR GLASGOW U16’s The final match of the U16 IDC Program took place at Dunbar RFC on Sunday 26th April between Glasgow and the Borders. Glasgow dominated the match running in twelve tries to the Borders two.  Glasgow disappointed, from two narrow loses to Yorkshire and Lancashire the weekend before, were determined to perform for a full match and finally performed to their potential.  From start to finish it was an impressive performance from the young players to finish their U16 Program and their season.  Congratulations to them on a long and hard season. 
TimeTry AlertScore
3minGood possession and breakdown work from the Glasgow pack allow Murray Beckwith to outpace the defence and score from halfway. Scott converts7-0
5minAn intelligent Scott chip kick down the right puts Bennett clear to score under the posts.  Scott converts14-0
12minA strong attacking scrum sees the Borders fumble on their line – Michael Vernell picks up and dives over from close range.  Scott converts21-0
14minBennett breaks on halfway and feeds supporting Robbie Ferguson inside to score under posts.  Scott converts28-0
21minSteele breaks from attacking lineout and offloads to Kris Hughes who powers over from the 22.33-0
35minA turn over from the lineout and good offloading work from Mulligan, McQuade, McMillan and K. Hughes give space to Bennett who breaks the defensive line and feeds Stirling to cross out wide.38-0
H/T 38-0
4minBennett breaks through midfield and steps full back to score under posts.  R. Ferguson converts45-0
6minFerguson puts through Bennett then supports to get ball back and offload to supporting Haynes to keep momentum up.  R. Ferguson converts52-0
10minImpressive Ferguson breaks and feeds Haynes.  Cover defence comes across and Bennett receives scoring pass. R. Ferguson converts59 - 0
14minBorders keep it tight and Sudlow drives over from close range. MacLennan converts59-7
18minHouston runs penalty from 5 mtres and feeds Bennett for his hat-trick.64-7
26minHouston wins a 5 metre scrum.  Murray Cubie picks from 8 and feeds Houston inside to dive over.69-7
30minMulligan drives through the Borders pack – quick ball lets Beckwith stretch his legs and offload to Stirling to score out wide74 - 7
35minBorders fight to the end and score through Binnie for consolation try.74-12
F/T 74-12
 Glasgow Team: R. Ferguson, Goodrich (G. Ferguson), Beckwith, Bennett, Stirling, Scott (Haynes), Steele (Houston), McQuade, Rountree (McMillan), Agnew (Barr), K. Hughes (Cubie), Barnett, Vernell (Singh), Mulligan, Templeton