Category: Previews / Reports -XV

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Bridgwater and Albion 41, Teignmouth 21 (02/09/17)

Bridgwater and Albion 41, Teignmouth 21 (02/09/17)

| 03/09/2017

South West One (West) Bridgwater and Albion 41- Teignmouth 21. Match report by Richard Walsh Bridgwater and Albion got their season off to a flying start when they scored five tries against Teignmouth to notch up a comfortable victory in a game that was played a furious pace throughout. Before the start of the game […]

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Pre Season Training has started!

Pre Season Training has started!

| 05/07/2017

Bridgwater and Albion reported back for their first pre-season training session on Tuesday evening and in addition to the majority of those who were part of the team last year there were some new faces. Simon Morrell the BARFC head coach said: “It has been a busy off-season, with a few of boys moving on […]

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Simon’s thoughts on the 16/17 season

Simon’s thoughts on the 16/17 season

| 08/05/2017

Bridgwater and Albion head coach Simon Morrell has already started planning for the future, but before its forgotten he shared his thoughts on the 2016-17 campaign that ended a couple of weeks ago. “Inevitably it was a slow burner at first as we had a lot of newboys out in September, but in October and […]

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Harry Collins

Harry Collins

| 02/05/2017

A huge congratulations to Harry Collins, on what has been an incredible couple of weeks for him; last week he represented Malta in the European Rugby Championship, beating Israel 37 19, which sees the National side progress through to the play offs. This weekend it was off to Twickenham for Harry as he was selected […]

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Volunteer Needed……. Fixtures Secretary!

Volunteer Needed……. Fixtures Secretary!

| 28/04/2017

Fixtures Secretary : Take responsibility for organising league, cup and friendly matches for all the senior teams at the club Pre season Acting as a contact point between coaches, chairman of rugby and opposition to arrange appropriate pre season friendlies; Review the league fixtures when released by the RFU; Liaising with opposition to arrange any changes […]

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Head coach reflects on Matson game

Head coach reflects on Matson game

| 24/04/2017

Written by Richard Walsh Reflecting on the game head coach Simon Morrell said: “ It was a superb game and I thought that our boys were exceptional. It really is  a huge shame that with five minutes to go and 11 points up that we didn’t close the game down. It was a position we […]

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Matson 40, BARFC 32 (22/04/17)

Matson 40, BARFC 32 (22/04/17)

| 22/04/2017

Written by Richard Walsh Bridgwater and Albion travelled up the M5 to play their final match of the season against Matson where at the end of a 12 try thriller it was the hosts who sneaked home thanks to a brace of tries in the dying minutes. The visitors had the better of the opening […]

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Matson Preview

Matson Preview

| 18/04/2017

Bridgwater and Albion travel up the M5 to Gloucester on Saturday to play Matson RFC in their final South West One (West) fixture of the season. Currently their hosts are in fourth place in the table with 73 points from their 15 victories while the Albion are ninth with 63 from 13 wins. When the […]

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That was a must win game……..

That was a must win game……..

| 10/04/2017

Reflecting on the game against Midsomer Norton the Albion coach said: “This was one of those must win games for the team which created a lot of pressure in addition to that there was a large crowd including the 200 people from the Friends Dinner that made it even more. “Our skipper Ollie Dunn lost […]

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BARFC 73, Midsomer Norton 24 (08/04/17)

BARFC 73, Midsomer Norton 24 (08/04/17)

| 09/04/2017

Report by Richard Walsh Bridgwater and Albion brought the curtain down on their home campaign in style with a resounding victory over Midsomer Norton, who although doomed to relegation never gave up the fight throughout the game. The season’s finale at College Way made an entertaining spectacle for the large crowd which included almost 200 […]

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