Lasswade find Currie too hot to handle

Lasswade v Currie'Borthwick hangs on until support arrives
Lasswade v Currie'Borthwick hangs on until support arrives

Currie 91, Lasswade 7

This second taste of rugby at the top flight of the Scottish league game emphasised the huge advances that Lasswade still have to make if they are to aspire to that level.

Having sent a development XV to the Hawthornden pre-season tournament and lost in the final to the hosts and today’s opponents, they took no chances and their line-up sparkled with honours at Edinburgh, National and International levels.

For their part, the visitors were missing three of their big-hitters, Hennessey and Wood through injury and illness and Robertson still on holiday.

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