Melrose Rugby Football Club

Greenyards, Melrose

Gala 43 Stewarts/Melville 14

Chris Paterson enlarge

Gala opened the 109th Melrose Sevens with a comfortable victory over Stewarts/Mellville, to set up a clash with West of Scotland in round two.

Chris Paterson grabbed a hattrick of touchdowns in a 43-14 win, whilst the maroons added other scores through Kevin Amos, Gary Brown and Michael Dodds.

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Report by Andrew Innes. Photographs by Mathew Tunnoch.

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