Hope handed Rovers role

HAWICK Legion Rovers have this week announced that Micky Hope will take over as team boss until the end of the season.

Hope, who has previously been in charge of Hawick Waverley, had been assistant manager to Luke Cooper, who tendered his resignation last

Legion chairman Davie Fraser said: “Mick has agreed to step up from being assistant manager to take responsibility for team selection and Rovers training until the end of the season.”

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