Match report, NL17: Saturday 11 February 2017.
Stew Mel 1st XV 7-27 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 16 February 2017 @ 08:00
Match report from BATs S1 v Heriot's, Sunday 29 January, Goldenacre.
Posted on Thursday, 02 February 2017 @ 15:58
Match reports, Saturday 21 January
NL15: Accies 1st XV 21-26 Selkirk 1st XV
Accies 2nd XV 50-18 Selkirk A
Dev XV 29-24 Heriot's 3rd XV
Posted on Thursday, 26 January 2017 @ 23:36
Match report, NL15: Saturday 14 January 2017.
Accies 1st XV 28-7 GHA 1st XV
Video highlights of our tries
Posted on Wednesday, 18 January 2017 @ 22:26
Match report from BATs' S1s' home fixture against Stew Mel Academy on Sunday 8 January 2017.
Posted on Thursday, 12 January 2017 @ 22:05
Match report NL14, Saturday 7 January 2017
Musselburgh 1st XV 17-28 Accies 1st XV
Musselburgh 2nd XV 22-30 Accies 2nd XV
Posted on Thursday, 12 January 2017 @ 14:00
Match report & video highlights: Accies 1st XV 32-21 Jed-Forest 1st XV
Match report: Accies 2nd XV 22-12 Stirling County 2nd XV
Posted on Thursday, 22 December 2016 @ 19:45
Match report & video highlights, NL12, Saturday 10 December 2016
Marr 1st XV 27-24 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 15 December 2016 @ 22:24
Match report & video highlights, NL11, Saturday 3 December 2016
Aberdeen 1st XV 5-32 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Wednesday, 07 December 2016 @ 08:09
Match report from BATs' S1s' fixture away to Glasgow Hawks.
Next S1 game is home to Ponteland, Sunday 20 November - all supporters welcome.
Posted on Thursday, 10 November 2016 @ 19:48
Match report & video highlights, NL10: Saturday 5 November 2016
Accies 1st XV 19-8 Falkirk 1st XV
Posted on Tuesday, 08 November 2016 @ 20:30
Match report & video highlights, NL9: Saturday 29 October 2016
Dundee 1st XV 6-40 Accies 1st XV
Dundee Titans 8-49 Accies 2nd XV
Dev XV 51-5 Lasswade 2nd XV
Posted on Wednesday, 02 November 2016 @ 20:05
Match report from Heriot's S1 v BATs S1, Sunday 30 October 2016.
Posted on Tuesday, 01 November 2016 @ 19:20
Match report, NL8: Saturday 22 October 2016
Accies 1st XV 72-12 Hamilton 1st XV
Accies 2nd XV 21-8 Stew Mel 2nd XV
Kelso A 13-7 Accies Dev XV
Posted on Tuesday, 25 October 2016 @ 21:50
Match report, NL7: Saturday 15 October 2016
Howe of Fife 1st XV 20-47 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 20 October 2016 @ 11:24
Match report, NL6: Saturday 8 October 2016
Accies 1st XV 42-18 Stew Mel 1st XV
Heriot's 3rd XV 27-45 Accies Dev XV
Video clips of our tries and match highlights.
Posted on Monday, 10 October 2016 @ 20:57
Match report from Ponteland U13 v BATs S1, Sunday 9 October 2016.
Posted on Sunday, 09 October 2016 @ 20:40
Match report, NL5: Saturday 1 October 2016
Selkirk 1st XV 10-31 Accies 1st XV
Selkirk A XV 5-65 Accies 2nd XV
Video highlights of our tries and line breaks.
Posted on Wednesday, 05 October 2016 @ 19:03
Match report, NL4: Saturday 24 September 2016.
GHA 1st XV 3-32 Accies 1st XV.
GHA 2nd XV 7-13 Accies 2nd XV.
Video highlights available.
Posted on Tuesday, 27 September 2016 @ 19:51
Match report, NL3, Saturday 17 September 2016.
Accies 1st XV 37-23 Musselburgh 1st XV.
Video links of match highlights.
Posted on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 @ 19:28
A strong set of performances across the board at North Berwick on Sunday 11 September.
Details of coaching for Sunday 18 September.
Posted on Thursday, 15 September 2016 @ 13:43
Match report, NL1, Saturday 3 September 2016.
Accies 1st XV 26-20 Marr 1st XV.
Video links of match highlights.
Posted on Tuesday, 06 September 2016 @ 19:51
Match report, BT Cup R1, Saturday 27 August 2016.
Accies 1st XV 68-15 Hamilton 1st XV.
Video links of match highlights.
Posted on Wednesday, 31 August 2016 @ 22:27
Our pre-season hit-outs have been successful so far. The final 'friendly' takes place this Saturday, 20 August, against Boroughmuir. 2nd XV ko 1.30pm, 1st XV ko 3pm.
Posted on Thursday, 18 August 2016 @ 10:27
Sat 14 May: 1st VII @ Jed-Forest 7s, 1st tie v Peebles, action starts at 1.30pm and ours is the second tie.
Results from last weekend's Sevens.
Posted on Thursday, 12 May 2016 @ 21:41
Sat 7 May: 1st VII @ Selkirk 7s, 1st tie v Gala, action starts at 2pm and ours is the second tie.
Round-up of last weekend's Sevens.
Posted on Friday, 06 May 2016 @ 06:50
This week: match report, BATs U16 v Livingston; School of Rugby; Trinity Academy forthcoming South Africa tour
Posted on Wednesday, 04 May 2016 @ 21:36
Sat 30 April: 1st VII @ Kelso 7s, 1st tie v Selkirk, 2.36pm.
Sun 1 May: 1st VII @ Earlston7s, 1st tie v Selkirk, action starts 1pm & ours is the second tie.
Summary of last weekend's Sevens.
Posted on Friday, 29 April 2016 @ 07:17
Sat 23 April: 1st VII @ Langholm 7s, 1st tie v Dumfries, 4.06pm; 2nd XII @ Penicuik 7s, 1pm.
Sun 24 April: 1st VII @ Peebles 7s, 1st tie v Biggar, from 1.30pm.
Summary of last weekend's Sevens.
Posted on Friday, 22 April 2016 @ 10:45
Sat 16 April: 1st VII @ Hawick 7s, 1st tie v Biggar, 2.30pm; 2nd XII @ Northern 7s, 1st tie v Broughton, 1pm.
Sun 17 April: 1st VII @ Berwick 7s, 1st tie v Northumbria University, 1pm.
Summary of Melrose Sevens.
Posted on Friday, 15 April 2016 @ 09:42
Match report, NL1 11, Saturday 21 November 2015.
Peebles 1st XV 7-37 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 26 November 2015 @ 17:01
Match report, NL1 10, Saturday 14 November 2015.
Accies 1st XV 17-10 Howe of Fife 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 19 November 2015 @ 20:24
Match report, NL1 9, Saturday 7 November 2015.
Kelso 1st XV 20-20 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Friday, 13 November 2015 @ 07:55
NL1 7, Saturday 24 October 2015: Marr 1st XV 19-13 Accies 1st XV
NL1 8, Saturday 31 October 2015: Accies 1st XV 54-9 Aberdeen 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 05 November 2015 @ 20:12
Match report, NL1 6, Saturday 17 October 2015.
Accies 1st XV 27-13 GHA 1st XV
Posted on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 @ 21:57
Match report, BT Cup R1, Saturday 26 September 2015.
Perthshire 1st XV 7- 61 Accies 1st XV.
Posted on Wednesday, 30 September 2015 @ 22:24
Match report, NL1 4, Saturday 19 September 2015.
Accies 1st XV 34-14 Jed-Forest
Posted on Thursday, 24 September 2015 @ 15:40
Match report, NL1 3, Saturday 12 September 2015.
Stew Mel 1st XV 11-30 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Tuesday, 15 September 2015 @ 08:40
Match report, NL1 2, Saturday 5 September 2015.
Accies 1st XV 18-24 Watsonians 1st XV
Posted on Tuesday, 08 September 2015 @ 20:43
Match report, NL1 1, Saturday 29 August 2015.
Musselburgh 1st XV 26-25 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 03 September 2015 @ 14:20
Match report, pre-season friendly: Saturday 22 August 2015
Accies 12-14 Currie
Posted on Thursday, 27 August 2015 @ 10:56
Match report of the inaugural EAFC v EACC T20 cricket fixture.
Posted on Thursday, 25 June 2015 @ 18:03
This week: reports from last week's 7s (Edinburgh Northern & Berwick); Kings of the 7s league table; this weekend's busy 7s calendar; and congratualtions to Blair Kinghorn.
Posted on Friday, 24 April 2015 @ 12:19
Tour report from the successful BATs U14 tour to Yorkshire during the Easter break.
The squad played four, won four and end the season unbeaten.
Posted on Thursday, 23 April 2015 @ 20:03
Tour report from the successful BATs P7 tour to Windermere for the International Mini Rugby Series.
The squad was unbeaten, scored 42 tries and only conceded six, and won the U12s trophy.
Posted on Thursday, 23 April 2015 @ 19:25
Match report, Premiership 18: Saturday 14 March 2015.
Accies 1st XV 15-12 Stirling County 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 19 March 2015 @ 14:34
Match report, Premiership 15, Saturday 17 January 2015.
Gala 1st XV 21-8 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 22 January 2015 @ 14:01
Match report, Premiership 14: Saturday 10 January 2015
Accies 1st XV 11-8 Ayr 1st XV
Posted on Wednesday, 14 January 2015 @ 16:52
Match report: BT cup round 3, Saturday 3 January 2015.
Accies 27-35 Hawick
Posted on Thursday, 08 January 2015 @ 15:24
Match report, Premiership 13, Saturday 13 December 2014.
Heriot's 1st XV 32-20 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 18 December 2014 @ 17:30
Match report, Premiership 12, Saturday 6 December 2014.
Accies 1st XV 18-15 Currie 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 11 December 2014 @ 21:33
Match report: Premiership 11, Saturday 29 November.
Boroughmuir 1st XV 22-16 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 04 December 2014 @ 16:59
Match report: BT Cup round 2, Saturday 15 November 2014.
Accies 49-13 Jed-Forest
Posted on Thursday, 20 November 2014 @ 19:17
Match report: Accies v Melrose, Saturday 6 November 2014.
Accies 1st XV 5-16 Melrose 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 06 November 2014 @ 08:18
Match report: Stirling County v Accies, Saturday 25 October 2014.
Stirling County 1st XV 15-21 Accies 1st XV
Stirling County 2nd XV 38-40 Accies 2nd XV
Posted on Thursday, 30 October 2014 @ 17:56
Match report: Accies v Hawick, Saturday 18 October 2014.
Accies 1st XV 28-13 Hawick 1st XV
Accies 2nd XV 20-7 Watsonians 2nd XV
Posted on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 @ 22:17
Match report: Glasgow Hawks v Accies, Saturday 11 October 2014
Glasgow Hawks 1st XV 14-13 Accies 1st XV
Glasgow Hawks 2nd XV 9-22 Accies 2nd XV
Posted on Wednesday, 15 October 2014 @ 19:49
Match report: Accies v Gala, Saturday 4 October 2014
Accies 1st XV 19-26 Gala 1st XV
Accies 2nd XV 38-41 Gala 2nd XV
Posted on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 @ 17:28
Match report: Ayr v Accies, Saturday 27 September 2014
Ayr 1st XV 23-17 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 02 October 2014 @ 17:35
Match report: Accies v Heriot's, SAturday 20 September 2014.
Accies 1st XV 26-28 Heriot's 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 25 September 2014 @ 19:53
Match report: Accies v Boroughmuir, Saturday 6 September 2014
Accies 1st XV 15-33 Boroughmuir 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 11 September 2014 @ 20:38
Match report: Currie v Accies, Saturday 13 September 2014
Currie 1st XV 38-19 Accies 1st XV
Posted on Thursday, 11 September 2014 @ 12:14
Match report: Melrose v Accies, Saturday 30 August 2014
Melrose 1st XV 27-14 Accies 1st XV
Melrose 2nd XV 14-29 Accies 2nd XV
Posted on Thursday, 04 September 2014 @ 13:26
7s reports: Hawick, 19 April; Berwick, 20 April; Edinburgh Northerns, 19 April.
Posted on Thursday, 24 April 2014 @ 22:00
So, all 10 of our squad proved what we thought, where it matters - on the pitch in front of 12,000 spectators and a live BBC TV audience...
Posted on Thursday, 17 April 2014 @ 19:34
Accies 23-13 StewMel, play-off match report, 5 April 2014.
Posted on Thursday, 10 April 2014 @ 22:07
Match report - Academicals v Merchistonians, Saturday 29 March 2014
Posted on Thursday, 03 April 2014 @ 21:13
Accies 17-23 Stirling County, 22 March 2014 - match report
Posted on Thursday, 27 March 2014 @ 14:11
Accies 14-26 Heriot's, Saturday 15 March 2014 - match report
Posted on Thursday, 20 March 2014 @ 21:19
The game at Gala was played In truly miserable conditions - conditions that certainly took their toll, with one player being replaced at half time suffering with the symptoms of hypothermia...
Posted on Thursday, 06 February 2014 @ 19:19
Match report: Pontypridd v Accies, 18 January, 43-0
Posted on Thursday, 23 January 2014 @ 18:45
Match report, Accies v London Scottish, 6-32.
Posted on Wednesday, 15 January 2014 @ 19:27
We showed a much improved performance in the B&I Cup game at Raeburn Place on Saturday, but ------
Posted on Monday, 16 December 2013 @ 22:36
London Welsh marked their first Pro game at Old Deer Park for 19 months with a -------
Posted on Thursday, 12 December 2013 @ 11:59
Four Campbells in our squad, two yellow cards, five penalties, a charged-down conversion, 11 tries and a winning drop-goal with the very last --------
Posted on Thursday, 05 December 2013 @ 13:43
------- coming back from a 16-30 deficit, with 20 minutes to go - finally winning when Ruairidh Bonner scored a bonus point try, with one minute of normal time remaining -------
Posted on Monday, 25 November 2013 @ 19:58
Down 0-19 - three tries - set the seal on the result of this match against Hawick after only 12 minutes. And worse to come ---------
Posted on Thursday, 21 November 2013 @ 20:31
Ayr stepped up their RBS Premiership title defence, eventually grinding down our resistance, though we paid the price for ------
Posted on Thursday, 14 November 2013 @ 17:12
On Saturday we turned on the style to see off Aberdeen Grammar 42-26 at Raeburn Place, getting all five league points - that, along with the other results leapfrogged us --------
Posted on Monday, 04 November 2013 @ 20:22
Glasgow Hawks avenged their defeat to us at Raeburn Place, on the opening day of the season, with an emphatic win at Old Anniesland last Saturday --------
Posted on Wednesday, 30 October 2013 @ 19:31
--------And even though we could not quite match the efficiency of our professional opponents we did score three good tries and at times troubled London Scottish -------
Posted on Thursday, 24 October 2013 @ 09:04
The Pool 2 encounter kicked off in front of a big crowd at Raeburn Place, swelled by a few hundred Pontypridd supporters who were in good spirits...
Posted on Wednesday, 16 October 2013 @ 09:52
Gala dominated the early proceedings but the combination of our dogged defence and composure near the line left the scoreline blank until the 19th minute...
Posted on Wednesday, 09 October 2013 @ 17:13
We were under pressure right from the start, couldn't clear our line and within 10 minutes -------
Posted on Tuesday, 01 October 2013 @ 14:21
"We never know when we’re beaten, Accies warn Melrose", said the headline in Saturday morning's Scotsman - and so it turned out to be later that -------
Posted on Monday, 23 September 2013 @ 14:07
Throw - catch - drive - score - win. Whistle went. Phew! -----------
Posted on Monday, 16 September 2013 @ 17:04
After two close wins, Saturday was not our day, as we made a number of errors that allowed Hawick to run in four tries - and even though we scored four ourselves, in the end we lost out -------
Posted on Monday, 09 September 2013 @ 23:35
We have now won two from two and are holders of the Bill McLaren Shield for the second time. We have a really tough encounter ...
Posted on Sunday, 01 September 2013 @ 22:47
----- There was only one way for Accies to win now - a try - and that looked remote. But from the kick off Hawks seemed to have the opportunity to close out ------
Posted on Monday, 26 August 2013 @ 09:30
The 1XV won the game at Myreside 32-20, six tries to three. There were some good performances form a number of players ------
Posted on Thursday, 22 August 2013 @ 19:13
On Saturday two significant events happened at Meggetland - Accies win secured Premiership rugby next season (might even bring B&I Cup as well), but it also brought Captain 'Fantastic' Dan Teague's -----
Posted on Sunday, 24 March 2013 @ 15:53
In a match which had both relegation and B&I Cup implications for both sides Accies hopes of surviving the RBS Premiership relegation battle were boosted when they eased past fellow strugglers ------
Posted on Tuesday, 19 March 2013 @ 13:25
Accies showed all the early initiative and after Stirling were caught offside, from the resultant line-out, the Accies pack went through the phases and the ball was fed out to Nyle Godsmark who dived -------
Posted on Sunday, 10 March 2013 @ 21:29
Accies loss to Aberdeen leaves them slightly detached in second-bottom position in the Premiership, but it may have been different had they had had the stamina to -------
Posted on Tuesday, 26 February 2013 @ 22:11
It was not to be the result Accies were hoping for but Accies did have their chances to take the game against a strong Ayr squad that was near to full strength. Ayr --------
Posted on Monday, 18 February 2013 @ 09:09
On Saturday Accies turned up with a very young side and got the result they were looking for - an away win at the Greenyard --------.
Posted on Monday, 11 February 2013 @ 21:11
Accies young side set off like an express train - dominating every phase of the first half and scoring eight tries, six converted by Ruairidh Bonner, with some excellent play -----------
Posted on Sunday, 13 January 2013 @ 11:35
Accies lost 15-21 in a game that was a fabulous advert for club rugby and featured several rising stars that proved there is talent coming through at the grassroots level in Scotland
Posted on Monday, 07 January 2013 @ 19:38
In a game arranged late Friday evening a young Accies XV beat Peebles at the Gytes 32-12 on Saturday. The arrangements were made so late Accies could only find two replacements for the game! -------
Posted on Saturday, 29 December 2012 @ 18:37
Last night at Myreside Accies defeated Watsonians 30-20, in an entertaining RBS Edinburgh Regional Cup tie, which ended Watsonians long 14 match unbeaten run.
Posted on Tuesday, 18 December 2012 @ 10:23
Accies had a young - and in the pack small - squad for Edinburgh Region Cup game against Boroughmuir on Saturday. Max Gordon came in to the second-row with Greg Campbell being given a well earned ------
Posted on Monday, 26 November 2012 @ 21:28
The afternoon did not start well for Accies when after eight minutes Alex Blair’s run of bad luck continued, losing his footing going back to collect ------
Posted on Sunday, 28 October 2012 @ 10:49
Yet again Accies levelled things, with ten minutes to go, thanks to a try by skipper Dan Teague followed by a ----------
Posted on Wednesday, 24 October 2012 @ 04:52
Aberdeen staged an astonishing late comeback against Accies to register their first win of the season –---
Posted on Monday, 15 October 2012 @ 13:01
The Accies squad to play Ayr was much changed to the team that beat Dundee a week ago, and for the first time nearly half (nine) of the 20 players in the starting squad had come through BATs ------
Posted on Monday, 08 October 2012 @ 20:24
Saturday's game against Dundee got off to a flyer with 1XV debutant, Ruairidh Young streaking over in the fourth minute after a powerful surge from ---------
Posted on Monday, 01 October 2012 @ 13:19
But, 14 man (for the first 10 minutes) Accies came out fired up and dominated the whole half. It took 18 minutes of continuous possession before ----------
Posted on Monday, 24 September 2012 @ 23:58
Accies came up short again after a promising first 55 minutes to the game against Melrose on Saturday. Melrose struck first after ------
Posted on Wednesday, 19 September 2012 @ 13:58
For the third week in a row Accies missed out winning - and on Saturday,as the previous week, by two points again -------
Posted on Monday, 10 September 2012 @ 15:14
For the second week running Accies gave a performance brimming with character but once again fell just short of a win --------
Posted on Monday, 03 September 2012 @ 21:20
Currie and Accies shared the spoils in a 10-10 rugby draw in the first RBS Premiership game of the season.It was also a decent start for the Accies 2XV with a good win away against Dundee 2 by 32 -17. --
Posted on Monday, 27 August 2012 @ 20:17
It always was going to be and indeed turned out to be, a tough day at the office - and that wasn't for the players ---------
Posted on Tuesday, 27 March 2012 @ 19:07
Accies came through the first of their final two games with exactly what they needed - a win, and a win with a bonus point ......
Posted on Monday, 19 March 2012 @ 18:11
And Accies set off as though they were on a mission - scoring a try before the whistle starting the game had finished echoing around the cliff face behind the ground. From the kick off, after ------
Posted on Sunday, 11 March 2012 @ 12:01
Fingernails gone, cigarettes finished, mentally wrecked – that was the state of the Accie spectator’s at the end of the Premier B League game against Watsonians at Myreside. And Accies had won! ......
Posted on Monday, 05 March 2012 @ 23:25
Saturday was not a good result for Accies, losing to Hawick by 20-29 ------
Posted on Wednesday, 29 February 2012 @ 21:20
For the second week running Accies comfortably beat the top team of Premier B, winning against StewMel 24-7 - and getting a try bonus point - on Saturday ------
Posted on Sunday, 19 February 2012 @ 20:56
Afterwards, head coach Simon Cross - who had driven to Raeburn Place through the night from Wales, where he had helped coach Scotland under-20s - acclaimed the result as one of the highlights of his club rugby coaching career --------
Posted on Monday, 13 February 2012 @ 18:40
Accies knew what they had to do on Saturday to qualify for the semi-finals of the RBS Edinburgh Regional Cup - win by more than 55 points and score a try bonus point -------
Posted on Sunday, 22 January 2012 @ 21:24
We arrived at Raeburn Place 10.45am Saturday morning to find the game at Jed-Forest had been postponed - Jed had inspected the pitch and found it unfit to ------
Posted on Sunday, 15 January 2012 @ 18:51
Lasswade, despite being within 10 points at halftime and then having the benefit of a strong wind were dominated by a rampant Accies side whose stand-off ran the show in the second half ------
Posted on Sunday, 08 January 2012 @ 23:14
After a three year break, for weather related reasons, the traditional Boxing Day Accies v Co-Optimists match took place at Raeburn Place on Tuesday - in what seemed 'sub-tropical' weather for the time ------
Posted on Wednesday, 28 December 2011 @ 21:32
BATs U18s won an entertaining match against Haddington U18s by 30-14 - six tries to two. Both sides moved the ball well, though ------
Posted on Saturday, 17 December 2011 @ 22:41
The two form teams of the top division of the Scottish Reserve Leagues playing each other, was always going to be a hard game and so it proved to be, with the result in doubt ------
Posted on Sunday, 27 November 2011 @ 11:58
Accies only score came from their own line, when the ball was moved out to the left wing where Jake Knight took the ball and out sprinted all from -------
Posted on Wednesday, 23 November 2011 @ 00:37
Accies 2XV had a good win over Ayr 2s at Raeburn Place 51-12. The early game was all Accies, who had a 22-0 lead and try bonus point after only 17 minutes, with ------
Posted on Sunday, 13 November 2011 @ 19:23
For the 1XV not a day to remember and not over much to say re the 3-47 loss to Currie. A bad day at the office - started reasonably well ------
Posted on Monday, 07 November 2011 @ 22:12
Accies were on the score short after four minutes when Jamie Sole went over in the corner, superbly converted by Ruairidh Bonner. Four minutes ------
Posted on Monday, 31 October 2011 @ 22:08
Accies and Gala had enjoyed two hard-fought encounters last season as both secured promotion to the top flight. Since then, Accies – who came up as P2 champions – have found the going tough ------
Posted on Monday, 24 October 2011 @ 21:44
----- All the pre-match talk at Raeburn Place centred around the fact that Scotland’s Rugby World Cup squad member Moray Low was released by Glasgow to play for Aberdeen. It's not often full international props get club game time ------
Posted on Monday, 17 October 2011 @ 10:54
It was a miserable day at Stirling on Saturday - that's both the conditions, a misty/drizzle and wet underfoot, and the result ------
Posted on Tuesday, 11 October 2011 @ 21:46
After his first two touches of the ball, on his debut for Accies, Jake Knight had scored two tries, which added to -------
Posted on Monday, 03 October 2011 @ 14:28
For the second week running Accies had a disappointing start to their P1 game. Last Saturday, Dundee's win had its foundations ------
Posted on Monday, 26 September 2011 @ 21:04
On Saturday Accies lost to a Boroughmuir side that demonstrated some superb handling skills along the way. It was ------
Posted on Monday, 19 September 2011 @ 21:33
Accies arrived at Goldenacre looking for their season's first win after the last minute lapse the previous week, that had let Hawks in for a draw. ------
Posted on Sunday, 11 September 2011 @ 19:51
There were a couple of late changes to the team when Stuart Evans and Andy Lamb cried off injured - Ruairidh Bonner moved to fly-half, Alex black replaced him at scrum-half - the first game for Accies for the ex-Leeds Carnegie -------
Posted on Monday, 05 September 2011 @ 19:44
Accies made the lengthy trip to Ayr for their first game of the season and came away with a loss, but matched Ayr - toe to toe - the whole game ------
Posted on Tuesday, 30 August 2011 @ 00:00
New Boys do the business as the 2nd XV beats another Prem 1 Team.
Posted on Tuesday, 05 April 2011 @ 13:22
You don't often get the chance to win a game at the Greenyards, but the 2nds definitely could have on Saturday, but for some lapses in concentration at key times ------
Posted on Monday, 28 March 2011 @ 20:05
On the eve of the 140th anniversary of the first ever international rugby match, which was played at Raeburn Place, Edinburgh Accies U20s made their own little bit of history by ------
Posted on Monday, 28 March 2011 @ 16:43
Edinburgh Academy won the Brewin Dolphin Under-16 Scottish Schools Cup at Murrayfield on Sunday beating StewMel U16 8-36 ------
Posted on Monday, 21 March 2011 @ 19:05
Edinburgh Accies skipper Dan Teague insists that promotion to the top flight is not enough for the Raeburn Place side. A 20-15 win over Aberdeen ------
Posted on Thursday, 03 March 2011 @ 22:47
Delighted Edinburgh Accies coach Simon Cross has pinpointed his on field lieutenants as the key men in the Raeburn Place side's progress towards securing ------
Posted on Monday, 21 February 2011 @ 22:56
Watsonians 2nd XV 12 - 23 Accies 2nd XV at Myreside
Posted on Monday, 21 February 2011 @ 12:19
It was a nervous start from Accies but a senzo-sational end when Accies came back from 12-16 down and scored two tries, to not only win 22-16 ------
Posted on Saturday, 19 February 2011 @ 23:06
Accies arrived at Park Farm - for our first ever fixture against Dumfries Saints RFC - in dank, chilly and overcast conditions, which did ------
Posted on Monday, 14 February 2011 @ 13:53
A Friday night game for the Blues this week on the 4G pitch at Murrayfield, a very similar backline to the last backline ------
Posted on Sunday, 13 February 2011 @ 11:02
Accies kicked off into a strong breeze with a reshuffled line up due to three backs being held up in traffic; .........
Posted on Wednesday, 09 February 2011 @ 09:59
The 2XV, Blues and Whites match reports for Saturday ...............
Posted on Monday, 31 January 2011 @ 16:01
The result, 6-5 to Accies, was not an old fashioned slug out - like the 0-0 between the clubs 17 years ago at Raeburn Place. It was a ........
Posted on Sunday, 30 January 2011 @ 14:12
It has been far too long. 11 weeks ago Andy Easson and I stood at Malleny Park in the sunshine in short sleeves watching the 2nd XV, on their previous outing ......
Posted on Tuesday, 18 January 2011 @ 13:37
At last, Accies and Hawks managed to get to play some rugby after a long enforced break - and although the pitch was in great condition, .......
Posted on Tuesday, 18 January 2011 @ 11:27
Stirling were a big side, especially up front and made life difficult for the Accies forwards throughout the game. After wrestling possession ------
Posted on Sunday, 28 November 2010 @ 19:25
Breakfast was provided in the temporary tents at Raeburn Place for the Accies XV to prepare them for the journey to ------
Posted on Sunday, 21 November 2010 @ 10:59
Today is the day the 21 week long assault on P1 begins. It will be made up of four 'bursts' - the first today and over the next three Saturdays, the second on ------
Posted on Sunday, 14 November 2010 @ 15:56
Heriot Watt won the toss and elected to take the kick off, which Accies failed to secure and after a few phases of play the students were awarded a penalty, which ------
Posted on Monday, 08 November 2010 @ 11:02
It was pleasing to see Lewis Niven at Raeburn Place watching the Accies v Jed-Forest Premier Cup game on Saturday. Lewis had just become the first player to ------
Posted on Sunday, 07 November 2010 @ 20:03
There was another solid enough performance from the 2s, who are maturing with every game. Despite some early lapses in concentration, which ------
Posted on Monday, 01 November 2010 @ 11:53
We couldn't have asked for more on Saturday at Raeburn Place. The weather was superb - for the last weekend of October - very spring like! The pre-match sell out lunch -------
Posted on Sunday, 31 October 2010 @ 15:48
Six months ago Accies were relegated to P2 to the immense disappointment of all at the Club. The win on Saturday, at Falkirk, now means ---------
Posted on Sunday, 24 October 2010 @ 23:48
Due to illness and injuries at training on the Thursday night the backline was rearranged with Tom Hart making his first appearance of the season at ----------
Posted on Wednesday, 20 October 2010 @ 23:43
If you would like to see the highlights of last Saturday's Accies game --------
Posted on Tuesday, 19 October 2010 @ 18:13
For the first time this season there was a clean sweep of wins for Accies five teams on Saturday - including ---------
Posted on Sunday, 17 October 2010 @ 21:24
There were several changes to the 2XV this week, mainly to the pack, with Charlie Stuart opting to play for the Blues with his brothers ------------
Posted on Monday, 11 October 2010 @ 19:56
Boroughmuir were at full strength, boasting several players with first team experience, and they showed their intent from the off, playing at a quick pace. Accies set the tone --------
Posted on Monday, 04 October 2010 @ 19:41
The referee and assistant referees were looking at their watches, ready to blow for time, when Greg Campbell got the ball mid field and burst ..................
Posted on Sunday, 03 October 2010 @ 11:29
After the poor run the week began with a Team meeting on Tuesday night, to go through the previous game, which had been woeful, and to agree ..................
Posted on Monday, 27 September 2010 @ 22:07
Accies took to the field against Peebles, with a team that only showed one change to the previous week, with Mike Campbell taking .....................
Posted on Sunday, 26 September 2010 @ 18:32
The junior sides all had difficult times last weekend, and though we were able to select from a stronger base than the previous week, .............
Posted on Tuesday, 21 September 2010 @ 13:38
The day didn't start too well, when the short trip to Kirkcaldy turned into a tour of the Fourth estuary up to Kincardine Bridge and back ..............
Posted on Sunday, 19 September 2010 @ 11:30
Four out of four and three try bonus points is a good start for the 1XV season .................
Posted on Friday, 17 September 2010 @ 10:16
It was a much better day at Braidholm than the last time Accies appeared there in December 2007 - and a much better result too! Accies had to make a late change to the team .............
Posted on Sunday, 05 September 2010 @ 10:15
This Team will get better, but it will continue to be a tough road, against primarily Premier 1 clubs. What a great challenge it is though!
Posted on Sunday, 29 August 2010 @ 21:57
It takes some character to come back and score 38 unopposed points from being 18 points down - and Accies players from 1 to 19 did just that..............
Posted on Sunday, 29 August 2010 @ 11:53
It was a bright and breezy day in Aberdeen and Accies lost the toss and were asked to play up the slope and into the wind..........
Posted on Sunday, 22 August 2010 @ 21:16