30 years ago

Five Goal Thriller: Brechin City 3, Kilmarnock 2. Two goals scored by Sam McGivern [Kilmarnock], were due to defensive errors, said Ian Fleming, off the field in a three-week suspension. Team: Neilson, Watt, Reid, Wilson, Young, Mackie, Campbell, Kerr, Eadie, Scott, Lees. Subs, - Torrance, Street.

Under 13 victory: Brechin Harp 10, Hillside 5. This was indeed a high-scoring game, keeping Harp at the top, But full marks to Hillside for the way they fought back in the second half. Scorers: T. Martin 1, E. Grieve 1, M. Reid 1, C. Wilson 2, N. Peters 2, A. Pucci 2, H. Taylor 1.

Boxing Day Turkey-trot: The second annual Boxing Day ‘Turkey -Trot’ will be held at the High School playing fields. Last year over 50 runners took part.