Fettes College, Edinburgh
24th February 2019
Richie Murby reports: 13 players from four schools entered the draw for the Boyd Trophy competition — an expansion from previous years made possible by the switch of timing from a weekday to a weekend, and by the decent number of players involved in playing Fives at the Edinburgh schools. Encouragingly, the increase in entrants in no way diluted the quality of play. The group stages yielded some excellent matches, the best of which was Ben A of Merchiston Castle holding off a tremendous fight from the Edinburgh Academy’s ever-improving Callum C.