George Horne

George Horne, a product of Howe of Fife club, has Scotland representative honours at under-17, under-19 and under-20, and has also represented his region, Caledonia, at all age-grade levels.

He played a huge role in Scotland under-20's memorable 36-34 defeat of their Welsh counterparts in the 2015 Six Nations Championship, kicking eight goals from eight attempts - five penalties and three conversions. The following game, Horne scored the opening try in the age-grade side's impressive 45-0 win over Italy, at Netherdale. 

A former pupil of Bell Baxter HS and Strathallan School, George is currently studying for a BEd in Physical Education at Edinburgh University.

The Glasgow Hawks stand-off come scrum-half, formerly of Currie, appeared twice for Scotland under-20 in the 2014 6 Nations Championship, making replacement appearances against Italy and Wales.

George is brother of Scotland and Glasgow Warriors centre, Peter, and is son of Howe of Fife 1XV coach, Garry. His mum, Hazel, is a tennis coach, another sport in which George has credentials, representing the North of Scotland at national championships. 

He made his Scotland under-20 debut off the bench in the defeat away to Italy, in February 2014.

 

Stats

Caps
7
Tries
1
Starts
5
Conversions
7
Replacements
2
Penalty goals
9
Points
46
Drop goals
0

Appearances

Scotland U17
Scotland U18
Scotland U20 2014: It(r) W(r). 2015: F W It E I
Position: 
Scrum-half

Club

D.O.B.: 12/05/95
Place of birth:
Dundee
Height: 5ft 9in (1.74m)
Weight: 12st 6lb (79kg)