6 Nations call up for Borders College student

Rory Darge Credit: Borders College

Borders College student Rory Darge has been given a place in the Scotland Under 20s squad, to play in Wales this Friday, as Scotland get their 6 Nations campaign underway.

Rory, who is studying HNC Sports Performance, currently plays his rugby for Melrose RFC and is also part of the BT Rugby Academy at Borders College.

Speaking from Wales Rory said "I'm extremely proud and excited to be called up for the Under 20s squad and really looking forward to taking my place in my first 6 Nations tournament."

Nikki Walker (Course Tutor at Borders College and Scottish Rugby attack coach for the Under-20s team) said: "Rory has worked extremely hard on and off the field to achieve this recognition and thoroughly deserves the selection."