The Bell’s Sports Centre, Perth, was the venue this year for the Scottish Schools’ Inter-Area Team Competition.
Mid & East Lothian had again this year to take advantage of the ruling that allows two younger to participate in the Senior Inter-Area in addition to their own age-group event. The rule enables small areas like ours to take part as we are finding many girls, in particular, these days are opting out of competitive sport in the latter days of their schooling.
The Mid & East team comprised of Euan Cameron, Sam Chater, Andrew Morgan, Fraser Whillans, Anna Devine (all Preston Lodge) and Kelly Sands (Ross High). They were joined by two 14-year-olds - Eloise Morris and Shona Whillans, both Preston Lodge.
The Mid & East team was exceedingly supportive of each other and knew they had a daunting task ahead.
Full report in this week’s News. On sale now.