Height: 6ft 0in
Joined: September 2020
Previous Clubs: Alloa Athletic F.C., Cowdenbeath F.C., Raith Rovers F.C., Brechin City F.C., Dumbarton F.C.
Kelty were able to secure the signature of experienced Defender Dougie Hill from Brechin City for the 2020/21 Season.
Hill began his Youth Career with Falkirk before signing for Alloa Athletic for the 2004/05 Season, Hill ended up signing for the Alloa side on another 2 occasions playing a total of 76 games and scoring 3 times. Prior to Hill’s third stint at Alloa though he spent 6 season with Raith Rovers where he was part of the 2013/14 Scottish Challenge Cup winning side, during the Challenge Cup Final Hill was named Man of the Match in the 1-0 win over Rangers.
During Hill’s 6 Seasons at Raith he played 4 times on Loan for Brechin where he would eventually sign for the 2016/17 Season, a season in which Hill and Brechin went on to gain promotion to the Scottish Championship. In 2017 after a successful trial Dougie went on to join Championship side Dumbarton where he played 29 times scoring once, in a play-off semi-final against Arbroath. Prior to Signing for Kelty Hearts Dougie had a third spell for Brechin City, playing 32 times and scoring 3 times.
Dougie was part of the Brechin Side that went on to gain promotion to the Championship in 2017 as well as a Challenge Cup Winners Medal and Man of The Match award in the 1-0 Cup Final win against Rangers F.C.