1XV |’SHIRE SQUAD SELECTION
Due to the storming win against Ross Sutherland RFC a month ago in first round, the ‘Shire 1XV are through to Round 2 of the Caley North Bowl and will travel to face Deeside Rugby tomorrow afternoon! Kick Off 2pm!
No changes in the starting Front-Row from the previous, and unfortunately unused, selection with ‘Shire Most Improved 2019 Shane Lafferty and Lewis Emslie on either side of usual starting Hooker Thomas Dugdale.
In the boiler room Captain Frazer Forman (sponsored by Allied International) is joined by Paul Watson (sponsored by Goosey Gander Ltd)
Jason Burton takes up the Number 8 position for the absent Conner Macfarlane, flanked by blindside Barry “Rugby Baz” Davies and returning Openside, Kenny Penman.
Malcolm White replaces the unavailable Paul Harrow at Scrum-Half while Gavin Cunningham controls the backs from 10.
Aaron Wright (sponsored by CB EnviroMental Services) returns to Outside Centre joined by Jonny “Gravy” Gray ready to start the engines.
In the backline, new 2019 recruit Keiran Fultan and Club Treasurer Michael MacLugash (sponsored by Greig Engineering Ltd) inject some speed on the wings while Full-Back Jamie Stephen (sponsored by Allied International) by tidies up the rear.
We have a powerful bench with a lot of experience this week featuring James Dooley, Mike Mackie, Club Captain Steven Cook, Grant Lafferty, Iain Irvine, Duncan Angus and Declan Coutts.
Whether it’s home or away, support will always boost a team so why not take a wee day trip west to Banchory?
After the match the Club will be rushing back to take part in our Annual Race Night at the Ashvale for 7pm! Tickets are £20 and are still available, get in touch with Paul Watson for more details! m: 07799220664 e: firstname.lastname@example.org