Trio step up for country

FOLLOWING on from the recent success of Borders under-18 hockey duo Sarah Robertson (Selkirk) and Kirsty Hill (Kelso) three more Borders youngsters have made it into the Scottish age group ranks.

Emily Newlands (Selkirk), Lucy Ramsay (Kelso) and Nicola Wheelans (Duns) have all been selected for the Scottish under-16 hockey squad to play Wales this weekend in Largs.