Wanderers stay home

WHILE most of Gala will be heading north up the A7 on Saturday to cheer on the senior team in their RBS Cup final a small pocket of dedicated players and supporters will be staying in the Borders.

For it’s the turn of Gala Wanderers to host their annual semi-junior sevens tournament and the youngsters will be looking to keep the home fires burning brightly at Netherdale.

Draw (first tie 1.30pm): Melrose Wasps v Hawick PSA; Tynedale Colts v Jed Thistle; Langholm Colts v Gala Wanderers A; Haddington Colts v Berwick Colts; Duns Colts v Gala Wanderers B; Edinburgh BATs v Biggar Colts; Selkirk Youth Club v Hawick Wanderers; Peebles Colts v Kelso Harlequins.