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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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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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Drybrook 22, BARFC 0 (01/04/17)

Drybrook 22, BARFC 0 (01/04/17)

| 01/04/2017

Bridgwater and Albion made the trip to the Forest of Dean where despite putting up a spirited performance they suffered their first defeat to Drybrook in six encounters. The opening exchanges were pretty even and both sides created opportunities that all failed to result in points. The Drybrook full back Hubert kicked his side out […]

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BARFC 19, Clevedon 24 (25/03/17)

BARFC 19, Clevedon 24 (25/03/17)

| 25/03/2017

Match Report by Richard Walsh This was a bruising encounter from start to finish in which the home side never stopped fighting but in the end it was play off chasing Clevedon who ran out the winners. Bridgwater opened the scoring after five minutes when skipper Ollie Dunn, who notched up his 150th first team appearance […]

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BARFC 12, Clevedon 46 (15/03/17) Somerset Cup Semi Final

BARFC 12, Clevedon 46 (15/03/17) Somerset Cup Semi Final

| 15/03/2017

Somerset Cup- Semi Final. Bridgwater and Albion  12  – 46 Clevedon   Bridgwater and Albion came off second best when they travelled to Weston super Mare on a foggy Wednesday evening to meet Clevedon in the semi final of the Somerset Cup. Clevedon, currently second in South West One (West) and challenging for a place […]

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Chard 38, BARFC 5 (11/03/17)

Chard 38, BARFC 5 (11/03/17)

| 11/03/2017

Bridgwater’s run of four successive victories came to an abrupt end when they were well beaten by a relegation threatened Chard side writes Richard Walsh   Albion, who were missing several players through injury, kicked off and had the better of the opening exchanges.   However on 10 minutes the visitors had a taste of […]

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BARFC 15, Kingsbridge 12 (04/03/17)

BARFC 15, Kingsbridge 12 (04/03/17)

| 04/03/2017

Match Report by Richard Walsh Bridgwater and Albion made it four wins in a row but they were made to fight all the way after against a Kingsbridge side that played well above their lowly league position.   Before the start of the match the crowd that was well in excess of 500 and the […]

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Bideford 12, BARFC 23 (18/02/17)

Bideford 12, BARFC 23 (18/02/17)

| 18/02/2017

Bridgwater and Albion gave a good solid all round performance when they travelled to Bideford where they notched up their third successive victory to move up to seventh place in the table. With Ollie Dunn absent, the captaincy role was taken on by Dan Kemmish making his 352nd appearance for the Albion. The hosts started […]

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BARFC 25, Thornbury 17 (11/02/17)

BARFC 25, Thornbury 17 (11/02/17)

| 11/02/2017

South West One (West) This game was hard fought throughout between two evenly matched sides with the lead changing hands on several occasions but at the end it was Bridgwater and Albion who ran out the winners thanks to a try late on writes Richard Walsh. The hosts started strongly and made up for a […]

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Teignmouth 22, BARFC 40 (28/01/17)

Teignmouth 22, BARFC 40 (28/01/17)

| 28/01/2017

BRIDGWATER bounced back from their poor display against Okehampton the previous weekend to gain an impressive away win over Teignmouth. Head coach Simon Morrell, understandably, made changes for the trip to Devon, including new boys Harry Collins (hooker) and Paul Ash-Smith (prop). Back rower Nick Spellissy also made the starting line-up for the first time […]

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