Loretto boys teams create cup landmark

Loretto has made hockey '¨history as the first school to have two boys' teams through to the Scottish Hockey National Finals next month.

Picture: Contributed

Both the 1st XI, pictured left, and the under-15 XI qualified for the finals of the Scottish Schools Cup competition with convincing wins over Robert Gordon’s College and Glenalmond College.

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The school’s success is reflected in the Scottish National squad selections – eight Loretto pupils have been named in the line-ups.

Anna Logan, Martha Lawson, Joe Waterston and Cameron Golden are in the under-18 squads, while Jonathan Hawley and Seth Van Rensburg are in the under-16s and Kit Mackenzie and Kyle McGhie are included in the under-16 development squad.