Dumfries High School play Langholm Academy, entrants last year, in the draw for the Scottish Schools Cup. The High School cricketers have been in training after school on Wednesdays to prepare for their first match in the competition. The team is largely new to the game but keen and await their competitive debut in April.
The draw for the 2010 Scottish Schools Cup is below with more details here on the Cricket Scotland website.
Round 1 (Wednesday 22 April)
Greenwood Academy, Irvine v Doon Academy
Belmont Academy, Ayr v St Ninians RC High School, Giffnock
Dumfries High School v Langholm Academy
Airdrie Academy v Lomond School, Helensburgh
Belmont House School (Newton Mearns) v Glasgow Academy
Hillhead High School v Eastwood High School
Shawlands Academy v High School of Glasgow
Kelvinside Academy v Hutchesons’ Grammar School
Round 2 (and round 1 of Shield) games to be played by 5 May, reserve date 12 May
Semi Finals to be played by 19 May, reserve date no later than 26 May
West Final Wednesday 2 June
Scottish Final at Stirling County CC, Thursday 17 June