40 years ago

Cricket: At Guthrie Park on Sunday, April 14, Brechin’s first encounter in their challenge for the Strathmore Union was against near neighbours Montrose and they score a victory. 
It was a lovely afternoon for the start of the season. Brechin scored 162 for five wickets, with Montrose scoring 46.

Football: East Craigie, 2; Brechin Vics, 6
Brechin Vics scored a grand win in the quarter-final of the Dryborough Cup away on Saturday. Vics went ahead after 15 minutes. 
In the 30th minute Brechin exploited a defensive error, with Marnie nodding in an easy goal. Right on half-time Munro made it three. Vics netted three times, although Craigie also got on the score sheet.