Five-star Waverley

Hawick Waverley 5

Leithen Rovers 2


CURRENT Beveridge Cup holders, Waverley showed they are all for defending their trophy with a resounding victory on 

Ross Wallace gave Waverley the lead in heading home a Dean McColm corner kick.

With four minutes of the 
first half remaining, Waverley 
struck again. A long throw 
in from Wallace was only partially cleared by the 
Leithen defence and the ball broke to McColm who found 
the net with a shot on the 

After the break Waverley hit a purple patch that produced three fine goals in a 25 minute spell. Liam Lavery got the first, following a good run, with Andrew Maltman then doing the business in slotting away a shot after rounding the Leithen keeper.

Minutes later Maltman made it a nap hand for Waverley in steering a McColm corner into the net with his head.

Leithen hit back to score 
twice through Hagan Steele, 
the second being a