How quiet achievers Gordon have turned turmoil into triumph
By Jon Geddes
A tough team talk after their drama-charged start to the season proved the catalyst for the amazing resurgence of Gordon in this season’s Shute Shield.
Skipper Milan Basson admits the Highlanders were rattled after their first round 16-7 loss to Souths which followed a period of turmoil at the club. Coach Billy Melrose only returned to his position a day before that season opener match after his shock resignation.