Ross High 8, North Berwick 17
North Berwick headed for Tranent for the East League 1 match and the players and supporters knew that this would be a really tough test for the young players that had taken the club to third place.
North Berwick won the toss and chose to play up the slope and into the wind. The home side started brightly and seemed to have plenty possession and stand off Ross kicked a penalty after five minutes to open the scoring. Although North Berwick had some visits to Ross High’s half, they conceded penalties on a regular basis which allowed the home side to dominate. The scrum contest was in Ross High’s favour although both sides seemed to be able spin the scrum which was making life difficult for both scrum halfs.
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