Old Crossleyans RUFC

Old Crossleyans RUFC

Old Crossleyans V Aireborough

by Paul Savage

This match is the Old Crocs debut game of 2013, after bad weather has prevented the team from both training at playing.

Aireborough were strong from the start scoring 3 try’s in close succession. Old Crocs got some great tackles in in the first quarter, especially from Jack Brooke and Caitlin Skilbeck.

The Crocs are working hard, a great run from Brandon Savage results in the first try of the match for the team.

Airborough get some great passes in and go on to score again, despite a great attempt at a tackle from Oscar Powell. The game continues, with Nathan Sparkes making a super tackle and Jess Theodoulou ripping the ball and making a run for it.

Jacob Greenwood is a true powerhouse today, showing real strength and driving through some tough opposition. Nick Shaw was a great support to the team, driving hard to help his team mates.

Eleanor Horden in the centre, and Millie Theodoulou out on the wing displayed great team spirit, and attempting valiantly to be involved in the game.

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Reece Baraclough got some great runs in with the ball and Edward Whitwam made a couple of great tackles.

It was tough out there today, but The Crocs worked hard and deserve to be very proud of themselves!

Final Score: Aireborough 56
Old Crossleyans 7

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