Former pupil to gain 1st International cap

Congratulations to former Hawick High School pupil Lisa Thompson who will gain her 1st International cap on Friday (5 February) night against England. Former pupil of Trinity PS and Hawick HS, Lisa Siobhan Thomson got involved with rugby at Jed Minis.

She played through the pathways, East of Scotland under-18s, Scotland under-18 and under-20, and for clubs Langholm under-15 – with whom she won the Brewin Dolphin under-15 Cup in 2012 – and Murrayfield Wanderers under-18 before joining Melrose Ladies.

Currently a student of Applied Sports Science at University of Edinburgh, she was awarded the Keri Holdsworth Player of the Match when Edinburgh beat St Andrew’s in the Varsity Cup in 2015.