Malvern u13 v Old Yards - Report by Piers Kirby (aged 12)...
great spectacle to keep supports happy
Great to see most of today! Hopefully same squad next week. The game started with Jack Church kicking as he always does.
Malvern quickly gets into old Yardians 22. Josh makes a good run before bashing into a rook!
Old Yardiens get position but getting tackled but they scored a try. 5-0 to old Yardians. Ethan Palmer does a great run but tries to do a nice pass and old yardiens score a try. 10-0 to old yardians. It starts off with a scrum and Malvern in it but it is a penalty to old Yardians and Malvern won the scrum any way. Malvern in old yardiens 22 and we pass it along the line Josh Gould scores the try. 10-5 to old Yardians. Malvern start off another kick by Jack church. Malvern chase the ball and gain possession. Ethan Palmer scores a lovely try after a great run. 10-10 . Old Yardians steal possession and score a try. 15-10 to old yardiens. Jack Maiden makes a good run to old yardians 22. Jack Church scores the try just making it a draw at the end of the first quarter 15-15. Old Yardians start off the second quarter by kicking. Freddie does a great tackle and stops them scoring a try. Malvern wins the scrum and passes it along the line. Dylan makes a great run before getting tacked at at the reams 22. And Freddie scores a try. 20-15 to Malvern , "this is great boys keep it up" said Martin Gould. Old Yardians score 20-20. Josh got a injury and had to come off. Zac Marshall makes a good run. First half ends. Second half starts Malvern kicking. Josh Gould comes back on a makes a great tackle Dylan makes a great run but old yardians intercept the pass and make it 25-20. Jamie makes a great bit of ground and passes it to Josh G. Malvern are putting the pressure on! George knocks over and passes it out put we get Malvern get tackled into touch and gives the them a penalty. And Ethan Palmer quotes it not a football match! Malvern win the scrum and Ethan b knocks over a player passes to Josh G and he scores the try 25-25. Dan makes a lovely run and Freddie gets the ball and scores! Their is no stopping Malvern now. 30-25 to Malvern. But old yardians scores and makes it 30-30. Jack M makes a lovely run. And it is a scrum! Malvern wins it even though it was theirs and the beast Josh Gould scores and makes it 35-30. Old Yardians steal possession and score. 35-35. Jamie has a great run before passing it to Dan catches the ball and steam through but loses position and old yardians kicks it but George catches the ball and stops the try, Dylan scores the winning try 40-35. The crowd went wild.
George catches the ball and makes loads of ground! Ellis receives the ball and smashes into the players. Freddie gets the ball and gets the first try of the match. Old Yardians score a try as the did an interception. Dylan smashed a player backwards with a great tackle??. Old Yardians score to make it 5-5. And Ethan Palmer stops their try. MALVERN are pushed back into their 22 are old yardians score 10-5.