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 [...]
Author: GHA Rugby (GHA Rugby)
GHA FAMILY DAY/AWARDS NIGHT
SATURDAY 13TH JUNE 2009
***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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
GHA - 16 , West of Scotland - 13
West Division 1
On probably the narrowest pitch ever seen by the author of this report, GHA continued their impressive run of victories with a hard fought triumph over West of Scotland at Boclair Academy's ground.
The tight pitch made it exceptionally difficult for any running rugby as [...]
Not many players will play in a 0-0 game of rugby in their careers. These guys have managed it before they have reached the age of 18.
On a typical Lochshore afternoon (ie wind and rain) the two teams took to the park with a win on their mind. GHA being the more confident having won 37 - 5 three weeks earlier in the same fixture at [...]
Glasgow Hutchesons' Aloysians RFC lost a good friend and committed clubman with the death of Andrew Davidson last week after a short illness. He was 54.
Andrew was former secretary of Glasgow Southern before the club amalgamated with Hutchesons' Aloysians, but it was in the unsung role of house convener that he will be best remembered, [...]
The whole club congratulates our U15 & U16 coaching & back up teams and most importantly the players themselves for achieving over this weekend two almighty victories in National Competition semi finals. You are now going on to your FINALS at Murrayfield to represent not only the club but the West of Scotland region.
The future [...]
Congratulations to all our players who have been selected for the Glasgow District teams;
U16 - David Scott, Rory Hughes and Adam Barnett have all been selected for the Glasgow District squad and will take part in the forthcoming U16 Inter District Championship and matches v the Scottish Exiles, Lancashire & Yorkshire.