Entries by bruce100

From the Director’s Chair – Sandal Game

This last fortnight has been a rollercoaster of emotions for the 1st XV lads. We ground out a 5 point result against Lymm 2 weeks ago, boys feeling it was an error riddled game. The sign of a strong team is playing poorly and winning. In the huddle afterwards emotions were mixed as we won […]

From the Touchline – Sandal Game

We welcome today our visitors from Sandal, located on the edge of Wakefield. We lost there in October so now is the time to make amends. Whilst they have had poorer form recently, they have nevertheless in the last three games lost narrowly to Billingham, beaten Rossendale away, and last week lost narrowly to Wirral […]

Harrogate 24, Blaydon RFC 13

Blaydon give up second place with a loss away at Harrogate   Match report Harrogate 24 Blaydon 13 After seven bonus point victories in the last eight games, Blaydon were given a reality check when a well organised home side completely dominated play scoring four tries in the process and Blaydon’s only try coming in […]

Blaydon RFC 33, Lymm RFC 18

Blaydon move into the playoff spot with a 5 point win, as Billingham lose at Ilkley Another try bonus win for Blaydon that keeps them in contention in the top three but this was not one of their better days and they were somewhat flattered by the final score-line. Many a pass went astray and […]

Saturday 12th January – Team Selection for Lymm game

Blaydon RFC Vs Lymm RUFC Kick Off 2pm Location: Crowtrees #Pumpthecrow   Lymm Team: 1. Gav Woods 2. Adam Bray 3. Matty Hand 4. Matty Connelly 5. Aaron Rasheed 6. Joe Watson 7. James Pitcher 8. Jake Ashall 9.  Tom Shard 10. Scott Redfern 11. Tom baker 12. Ben Stansfield 13. Richard Halford 14. Ali […]

Saturday 12th January – Blaydon V Lymm, From the Touchline

If its not too late a Happy New Year to everyone and a welcome to our first home game of 2019 versus Lymm. We visited their ground in late September and won 26-13. They are located in the attractive Cheshire countryside and are a welcoming social club who attract the majority of their players from […]