Category: 1st XV News

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Bridgwater & Albion 17- Lydney 11.

Bridgwater & Albion 17- Lydney 11.

| 16/02/2019

South West One (West) Bridgwater stretched their winning run to eight games but they were made to work hard for the points in a bruising encounter against a physical Lydney side. Cheered on by their largest crowd of the season it was the visitors who took the lead after three minutes when Joe Hamlen slotted […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 12/02/2019

Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby Geoff Sluman was full of praise for the side after they came away from second placed Launceston with another victory under their belt. He said: “This was another good performance from the squad and it takes us to seven wins a row, which is the best for some while. […]

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Launceston 17- BARFC 35.

Launceston 17- BARFC 35.

| 09/02/2019

South West One (West) Bridgwater and Albion produced one of their best all round performances of the season when they travelled to second placed Launceston where they scored four tries and recorded their seventh successive victory. Launceston looked strong from the off but it was the Albion who put the first points on the board […]

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Rugby Update

Rugby Update

| 07/02/2019

After a week without a game Bridgwater and Albion return to South West One (West) action on Saturday when they travel to Cornwall to face Launceston at Polson Bridge. After being relegated from National League 3 South West at the end of the 2016-17 season, Launceston ended third in South West One (West) last season […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 28/01/2019

Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby Geoff Sluman was pleased with the performance that the squad put in against Keynsham on Saturday- a result that sees them move up to third in the table. “Overall we are very pleased with the performance. In league rugby the result means everything but when a squad is developing […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 26- Keynsham -3

Bridgwater and Albion 26- Keynsham -3

| 26/01/2019

South West One (West) Bridgwater move up to third place in the table after notching up their sixth successive victory when they ran in four tries to beat a combative Keynsham side on a wet and windy afternoon. The hosts took the lead after four minutes when Kyran Devitt slotted home a penalty from just […]

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Geoff Says…

Geoff Says…

| 21/01/2019

Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby Geoff Sluman was very happy with his sides 38-13 victory at Coney Hill on Saturday. “We scored six tries away from home gaining the maximum five league points. We never had things all of our own way but we did put in a performance that let us take away […]

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Coney Hill 13 – BARFC 38

Coney Hill 13 – BARFC 38

| 19/01/2019

South West One (West) Bridgwater and Albion recorded their fifth straight win in a row when they ran in six tries against a spirited Coney Hill side who despite their lowly status were a competitive threat throughout. The hosts took the lead early on when they slotted home a penalty kick, but shortly afterwards Neil […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 15/01/2019

Geoff Says… Bridgwater and Albion notched up their fourth successive victory on Saturday when they beat Devonport Services 14-7 in a tough game. Reflecting on the game director of rugby Geoff Sluman said:”This match proves that the league tables don’t lie. Before the match we were in fifth place with Devonport Services sixth, with less […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 14 – Devonport Services -7

Bridgwater and Albion 14 – Devonport Services -7

| 12/01/2019

South West One (West) Bridgwater and Albion scored their only try of the match in the dying minutes of this hard fought encounter to seal a deserved victory over a tough Services side. The visitors kicked off and looked threatening from the start, and after a period of pressure after 13 minutes they took the […]

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