50 years ago

Football: Brechin Matrix are again Angus Junior League champions, winning the shield by one point in a close fight with Alyth United.

Football: Andover School were heavily defeated 9-0 in the second leg of the final of the Maclay Cup against Forfar East and West. The Loons also won the first at Brechin by four goals to two.

Youth sports: At the County Youth Sports at Links Park, Montrose, the Brechin team took third place. 
Raymond Gordon was first in the high jump and second in the 100 yards Jean Brown was first for high jump and second for long jump.

Football: Sandy McNiven, Brechin City’s left half, has resigned for next season.