Sporting Excellence

Sporting Excellence

Published on 30 April 2018

On Friday 27 April, we welcomed Stuart McInally (Class of 2008) back to Watson's to help judge the winner of this year's Excellence in Sport prize. Stuart won the prize in 2008 and since leaving School has gone on to perform at the highest level in his chosen sport. He currently plays for Edinburgh Rugby in the Pro14, and was awarded Man of the Match at their 1872 Cup win at the weekend.

The candidates for this year's award are: Rachael Kneen - Kayaking, Alexandra Hunter -Tennis, Rachael Andrew - Badminton, Alasdair Sandland - Skiing, Fraser Mealyou - Judo,  Milly Wood - Tennis and Hockey, Paul Cunningham - Rugby, Ellie Wilson - Hockey and Callum Hoffie - Rugby (all S6). The winner will be announced on Friday 15 June and awarded at Prizegiving.