Tong win Primary Touch Rugby event

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More than 60-pupils took tot he Stornoway All Weather pitch for a recent Primary School touch rugby event.

The event took place on the eve of the Rugby World Cup Final and a huge number of island pupils made up 11 Teams for the competition.

Entrants came from Sgoil an Taobh Siar, Sgoil nan Loch (2), Tong (2), Lewis Independent Christian School, Stornoway (2), Laxdale (2) and Shawbost.

11 Stornoway Rugby Club representatives were on hand throughout to offer advice and encouragment to the youngsters who enjoyed a thrilling competition.

Winners were Tong All Blues (pictured right) as they edged runners up Shawbost Scrummagers 1-0 in a well matched final.

The two sides qualified for the final having finished top of their respective leagues.