27th May 2005 at 01:00
Scotland's opening match in the Mayfest series against Luxembourg this month brought an emotional return to Stonelaw High, in Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire, for Alistair Galloway and Stewart McGrenary, who are both old boys.

About 300 pupils crowded into the school sports hall to witness the first international volleyball match to be played there.

Scotland narrowly lost a five-set match but recovered to win the series 2-1 after winning the remaining matches at the Holyrood Sports Centre and Kelvin Hall in Glasgow.

"It was a unique arrangement to have two of the squad going back to their former school but it made for a terrific atmosphere at the event," says Kenny Barton, chief executive of the Scottish Volleyball Association.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now