Find out how Hearts' young stars fared at their loan clubs over the weekend as the lower leagues got underway...
Connor Smith made a second-half appearance for Arbroath as they fell to a 3-0 Championship defeat at Raith Rovers.
The midfielder was introduced in the 64th minute at Stark’s Park but by that time the damage had already been done with the Red Lichties three down.
Chris Hamilton had to sit out Dumbarton’s 0-0 draw at Forfar due to a two-game suspension.
Goalkeeper Harry Stone made an emergency seven-day loan switch to Stirling Albion at the end of last week and was pitched straight into their starting line up for Saturday’s League Two encounter with Queen’s Park.
The 18-year-old, making his professional debut, had an impressive runout and kept a clean sheet as the The Binos held the visitors to a 0-0 draw.
Leeroy Makavora played 45 minutes for Brechin City in what was a day to forget at Glebe Park, with Edinburgh City bagging a 5-1 win in League Two.