Archive News, November 2014

Archive News for November 2014


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Boarding Weekend 29/30 Nov

With a fully booked boarding house, including 17 P3s to keep us on our toes, this was always going to be a busy, eventful weekend and so it proved!  Friday afternoon saw a very special start to the weekend with

Scottish Cup Finals

Well done to Merchiston and to old boy, Finlay Richardson (front row, centre, hidden behind cup!) on winning the U16 Schools’ Cup Final at Murrayfield against Dollar Academy.  Amodio Citro, also an old boy, was playing in the Dollar side.

Brewin Dolphin Scottish Schools’ Rugby Finals

A group of children enjoyed a super evening at Murrayfield stadium this evening watching the Brewin Dolphin U16 Schools’ rugby final between Dollar Academy and Merchiston.  Both sides contained an old boy, Finlay Richardson (Merchiston) and Amodio Citro (Dollar Academy)

Dandylions Hockey

Congratulations to Chidaro , Flossie , Abigail , Juliette and Emily who enjoyed two competitive matches for the Dandylions.  Both the As and Bs won their matches.

2nds Rugby v Loretto

In their final match of the term, the 2nd team rugby boys played against Loretto here at Cargilfield. From the outset, the forwards got stuck in; with Louis and Charlie leading the way with some fantastic charges forward – heads

Scholarship Success!

Many congratulations to Hector Wilson on winning an All Rounder scholarship to Sedbergh School.   Hector is Captain of Rugby but impressed them with his all round abilities in a wide range of activities. Very well done to him and

U9 v Fettes

Cargilfield v Fettes U9 girls Team 1 This was our final match of the season, a return match against Fettes.  We have not had so much practice on the astro, so I was hoping to see the girls playing the

U13 Hockey v St Mary’s and Belhaven

U13 Hockey v St Mary’s and Belhaven An U13 team, minus the Dandylion girls, travelled down to St Mary’s to play in a triangular against St Mary’s and Belhaven.  Our first match was against Belhaven who already had had their

U11 Rugby v Dollar at Cargilfield

Like last year, we welcomed Dollar to Cargilfield after they had already beaten us on their own patch.  However, like last year, we were able to reverse the result with a fantastic win.    We began the game well: defending

U10B v Craigclowan

Won 8 -5 In a good spirited and entertaining match against our Perthshire friends, both teams played some good rugby and scored some great tries. We started well with a searing run from Otis who scored in the corner.  Cragiclowan