Defender Ben Williamson exits Ross County as new graduates rating full-time contracts
The 19-year-old, who was on mortgage at Highland League golf equipment Nairn County and Brora Rangers final season, is shifting on after his contract expired.
The information comes because the Staggies formally confirmed Canadian worldwide midfielder Harry Paton has additionally left the membership.
Teenage defender Ben Williamson has left Scottish Premiership aspect Ross County.
Williamson is an academy graduate and have become a part of the first-team pool in 2020 and made his debut in November of that 12 months in opposition to Elgin Metropolis.
County, in the meantime, have introduced 4 academy graduates have joined on full-time apprenticeships.
Andrew Macleod, Dylan Smith, Connall Ewan and George Robesten have all signed two-year apprenticeships which can see them practice full-time throughout the subsequent stage of their improvement.
Andrew Macleod is the most recent participant from the Western Isles to hitch Ross County, following within the footsteps of Matthew Wright and Adam MacKinnon.
Becoming a member of the membership at under-14 degree, Macleod is a central midfielder who will look to study from the wealth of expertise within the coronary heart of Ross County’s midfield.
Ahead Robesten turns into County’s first academy graduate from Shetland.
Ewan has been with the academy for 4 years, placing in spectacular shows at centre-back, whereas Smith, who has simply turned 16, is one other participant who has come via the academy and County suppose he has actual potential to develop right into a high defender.
Supervisor Malky Mackay praised the group for incomes their offers as they intention to additional progress as skilled footballers.
He mentioned: “After a few difficult years for academy gamers throughout Covid, it’s implausible for us to have the ability to provide these alternatives to our younger gamers who’ve exemplified actual capability with a terrific perspective.
“We have now had the 4 boys with us since day one in all pre-season and their focus and work ethic is of nice credit score to their households.