Wasps at the double

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MELROSE Wasps won their second sevens tournament on the trot at Jed Thistle – but it was Hawick Wanderers who walked away with the overall series title.

Wasps defeated the hosts 36-12 in the final to follow up last week’s win at Selkirk Youth Club over the same opposition.

Results – First round: Langholm Colts 7 Haddington Colts 48; Berwick Colts 7 Jed Thistle A 27; Selkirk YC 18 Edinburgh BATS 0; Kelso Quins 24 Duns Colts 29; Hawick Wands 55 Peebles Colts 5; Jed Thistle B 19 Tynedale Colts 26; Melrose Wasps 26 Hawick PSA 17; Morpeth Colts 17 Gala Wands 21.

Quarter-finals: Haddington Colts 0 Jed Thistle A 17; Selkirk YC 10 Duns Colts 26; Hawick Wands 48 Tynedale Colts 12; Melrose Wasps 29 Gala Wands 14. Semi-finals: Jed Thistle 29 Duns Colts 14; Hawick Wands 12 Jed Thistle 26. Final: Jed Thistle 12 Melrose Wasps 36.

Borders Semi-junior Sevens table final standings: 1, Hawick Wands 56; 2, Melrose Wasps 43; 3, Jed Thistle 39; 4, Gala Wands 36; 5, Selkirk YC 24.