Melrose beaten in Cup Final but two local winners at BT Murrayfield

Melrose lost for the fifth time in a row at the Cup Final at the national stadium against Heriot’s despite scoring the best two tries in the match from Nyle Godsmark and Murdo McAndrew and a peach of a drop goal from Jason Baggott. They went down 21-13. Watch highlights here. Meanwhile in the Sarah Beaney Cup, the Women’s Final was won by Murrayfield Wanderers who included two Borders players, Lisa Robertson and Chloe Rollie.

In the Hawick 7s the hosts won for a remarkable eighth time in nine years as they defeated Watsonians in the Final to kickstart their season.