Clubs and Schools news

Scotland U18 lost out 31-17 to a physical English outfit at Preston Grasshoppers RFC on Sunday afternoon, despite a valiant effort from the squad. 
The Scotland U18 team to face England U18 at Preston Grasshoppers RFC this Sunday (12 March, kick-off 2pm) has been named. 
The semi-finals of the BT Shield and BT Bowl were drawn at BT Murrayfield today to determine who will meet on Saturday 25 March and go head-to-head for a place in the final of each competition. 
Melrose pushed past Heriot’s 29-12 at The Greenyards to sail into the semi-finals of the BT Cup competition. 
The BT Cup quarter-finals take place this Saturday, kick-off 3pm, as the contenders battle it out for a semi-final spot ahead of BT Cup Finals Day at BT Murrayfield on 22 April.
Rugby clubs across Scotland are set to benefit from the third round of Scottish Rugby’s Club Sustainability Fund after a sum of £1.6million was set aside by Scottish Rugby for investment in the dom
Scotland Club XV were unable to overcome England Counties at Birmingham Moseley tonight (Friday 24 February) as the home side recorded a 45-28 victory in a high intensity encounter. 
Ayr have been awarded BT Club of the Month for January for the 2016/17 season.
The quarter-finals of the BUCS Conference Trophy take place tomorrow with three Scottish universities competing for a place in the semi-final. 
Scotland Club XV and Heriot’s Head Coach, Phil Smith, has named his side to face England Counties, this Friday (24 February) at Birmingham Moseley (kick-off 7.45pm).