2023-24 Premiership Leaderboard – for weekending 28th January

Hawick pair Andrew Mitchell and Kirk Ford top the try-scorer and points kicker tables

Hawick's Andrew Mitchell is the league's top try-scorer with 18 so far this season. Image: Malcolm Grant
Hawick's Andrew Mitchell is the league's top try-scorer with 18 so far this season. Image: Malcolm Grant
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TOP TRY SCORER

18 – Andrew Mitchell (Hawick)

13 – Sandy Watt (Musselburgh)

12 – Michael Badenhorst (Musselburgh)

11 – Paul Christie (Heriot’s Blues) and Bruce McNeil (Kelso)

10 – Paul Cairncross (Glasgow Hawks) and Patrick Ritchie (Edinburgh Accies)

9 – Conor Bickerstaff and Scott Bickerstaff (both Marr), James Couper (Glasgow Hawks) and Kirk Ford (Hawick).

8 – Ali Bain and Ryan Daley (both Currie Chieftains),  Ruaridh Jackson (Heriot’s Blues), Blair Jardine (Marr), Shawn Muir (Hawick) and Finlay Wheelans (Selkirk)


This weekend’s Premiership match reports:

Premiership: comeback kings Kelso topple Currie Chieftains

Premiership: Hawick dig deep to squeeze past Heriot’s Blues

Premiership: spirited Selkirk deal severe blow to Edinburgh Accies’ play-off hopes

Premiership: ruthless Marr move into second spot after blowing away Jed-Forest

Premiership: Musselburgh prevail over Glasgow Hawks to boost play-off prospects


TEAM TRIES

83 – Currie Chieftains

76 – Hawick 

75 – Marr 

71 – Heriot’s Blues

67 – Edinburgh Accies

65 – Musselburgh

61 – Kelso

59 – Glasgow Hawks and Selkirk

44 – Jed-Forest

 

GOLDEN BOOT (POINTS KICKED)

176 – Kirk Ford (Hawick) 

157 – Colin Sturgeon (Marr)

108 – Dwain Patterson (Kelso)

81 – Charlie Brett (Currie Chieftains)

73 – Danny Owenson (Musselburgh) 

65 – Ben Appleson (Edinburgh Accies)

49 – Kenta Kutsuna (Heriot’s Blues)

45 – Jamie Forbes (Currie Chieftains) and Jamie Loomes (Edinburgh Accies) 

44 –  Hugo Alderson (Selkirk)

40 – Gavin Cruickshanks (Glasgow Hawks) and Gary Munro (Jed-Forest)

 

CARDS PER TEAM

17 – Hawick (11 yellow and three red which counts as two)

15 – Currie Chieftains

13 – Musselburgh (11 yellow and one red which counts as two)

12Heriot’s Blues, Jed-Forest and Marr (all with 10 yellow and one red which counts as two)

10 – Glasgow Hawks and Kelso

6 – Edinburgh Accies and Selkirk

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TOTAL PLAYERS USED

48 – Jed-Forest

46 – Edinburgh Accies

44 – Heriot’s Blues

45 – Glasgow Hawks

41 – Hawick

38 – Currie Chieftains, Heriot’s Blues and Musselburgh

34 – Selkirk

33 – Kelso and Marr

 

HOW IT STANDS


Premiership: comeback kings Kelso topple Currie Chieftains