Gazelles Defeat Cumnock

GHA Gazelles 22 Cumnock 2XV 5


Since these two sides last met, one has become a little older, the other considerably younger. That last meeting saw Cumnock on the wrong end of a heavy points differential. This time, it was clear from the very outset that their game plan was to play expansively, stretching the [...]

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Braidholm Win League Opener

Braidholm eased to a comfortable win, 45 -7, over Mid-Argyll in the first league match of the season. In conditions that were far from ideal the game kicked off 25 minutes late after Mid-Argyll got lost in and around Giffnock, Spiersbridge, Thornliebank, Saltcoats etc.

Braidholm got off to a good start, in the first 5 minutes, with a [...]

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Gazelles Indiscipline Proves Costly

GHA Gazelles 27 Hamilton 3XV 54


There are occasions where only a cliché will do. This fixture was one such, the proverbial game of two halves.

Within a few minutes of the kick off, Hamilton were seven points ahead, courtesy of a speculative kick downfield, and a rapid follow up by the speedy stand off. The [...]

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2nd XV: GHA Defeat Lenzie

GHA 8 - 0 Lenzie

A GHA second string made up predominantly of last seasons successful under 18 squad ground out a confidence boosting preseason win against Lenzie. An early try for Hooker Glen King from a line out catch and drive followed by a late penalty for full back Euan Greer was enough to seal it for the home side. [...]

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GHA U18 Awards Night – The end or the beginning?

For the first time in a fair number of years the senior section of the club will have significant rise in its playing number as the U18s graduate, with honours, from junior rugby. The squad came together 11 years ago and still contains 5 of its original members Gordon Adams, Daniel Clafferty, David Stoddart, Scott Mathieson & Jamie Auld along [...]

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GHA FAMILY DAY / AWARDS NIGHT

GHA FAMILY DAY/AWARDS NIGHT
SATURDAY 13TH JUNE 2009
1.30-6.30PM

***WESTERN PROVINCE V BRITISH AND IRISH LIONS...3PM KICK OFF***


1. BOUNCY CASTLE...ARRANGED (EUAN)

2. MUSIC...NEEDS SOMEONE TO TAKE CHARGE OF THIS

3. MARQUEE...20 X 30 FEET...ARRANGED WITH THE SCOUTS [...]

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GHA win Hillhead 7s

GHA produced a dominant performance to convincingly defeat local Southside rivals Cartha QP in Friday night's sevens tournament at Hughenden.

Hard fought group wins over West of Scotland, Glasgow Hawks and Garnock set-up the derby match with Cartha who had won their group ahead of GHK, Greenock and the home side, Hillhead Jordanhill. The [...]

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2nd XV – GHA Let Chance Slip at Hills

Hillhead Jordanhill 25 - 8 GHA

An excellent end to the season has seen the 2nd XV successfully retain their position in the Scottish 2ndXV League Division 2 and Tuesday night's match under the lights at Hughenden against a promoted Hillhead side provided a stern test of progress. A physical first half display was capped with a [...]

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S1 – Tough Win over West for GHA Youngsters

GHA 16 - 12 West of Scotland

The midweek rain may have been bad in downtown Giffnock, but it was obviously nothing compared to the precipitation north of the Clyde. This fixture, originally scheduled for Milngavie, was flooded-out and hastily re-arranged for the balmier south side. This saw West of Scotland travelling to Braidholm [...]

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