30 years ago

Football: Although disappointed to see his team beaten 3-1 by Montrose in the Forfarshire Cup tie at Glebe Park on Saturday, manager Ian Fleming was far from despondent.
“The important thing is to get the team in shape for the league programme,” he said.

Cricket: Brechin first XI won through to the final by beating Dundee High School in the semi-final by five wickets, skipper Milne hitting the winning boundary off the second last ball. 
In the final brechin played one of their best ever one day games, by beating Strathie. Prof. Maguiness won the man of the match award just in front of Allison whose three wickets in one over went a long way to winning the match.