Gala safe from relegation as Watsonians lift Langholm 7s trophy
Saturday, April 23rd, 2016
Gala overcame Marr 22-10 to win the play-off match which enables them to stay in the Premiership next season. The Maroons went ahead after an incredible 11.14 seconds when Frankie Robson dived over for a try straight from the kick off. You can see the incredible start here. Euan Dods scored another four minutes later with Josh Irvine also getting on the score sheet just before half time, with the score at the turn 22-3. Marr got a converted try of their own after the break to get to within 12 points of Gala but it ended 22-10. Highlights are here.
In the Langholm 7s Watsonians beat Jedforest in the Final but it’s Jed who remain top six points clear of the AM:PM Catering Kings of the 7s table.