Category: 1st XV News

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Devonport Services 40- Bridgwater and Albion 24

Devonport Services 40- Bridgwater and Albion 24

| 05/10/2019

Devonport dominated the first half of this top,of the table clash and despite Bridgwater clawing their way back after the break they were left with too much to do and it was the home side who ran out the winners. The Bridgwater team was led out by Dan Kemmish who was making his 400th first […]

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LOYAL AND DEDICATED DAN KEMMISH STANDS BY TO MAKE 400 1ST XV APPEARANCES

LOYAL AND DEDICATED DAN KEMMISH STANDS BY TO MAKE 400 1ST XV APPEARANCES

| 01/10/2019

 Dan Kemmish – Albion’s former 1st XV captain and current stalwart of the side – is set to make his 400th 1st XV appearance in Saturday’s away fixture at Devonport Services at the Rectory in Plymouth.  This is a remarkable achievement in this day and age of reduced matches and Dan has accomplished this notable […]

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Its Geoff says…..

Its Geoff says…..

| 29/09/2019

It’s Geoff says! Geoff Sluman, the Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby was happy to admit that his side were slightly lucky to beat Crediton on Saturday. “Well, if we are honest that was one we got away with and we were a little bit lucky. We could dress it up a bit but we […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 27 – Crediton 22

Bridgwater and Albion 27 – Crediton 22

| 28/09/2019

South West One (West) The result of this hard fought game was in the balance right up until the final whistle, but in the end it was Bridgwater and Albion who brought an end to Crediton’s winning start in this division. The visitors were in the ascendancy almost from the start and after five minutes […]

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Geoff says!

Geoff says!

| 22/09/2019

Geoff Sluman the Albion director of rugby was full of praise for his side after they recorded their first away victory of the season. “This was another tough game due to the heat and the opposition but also a tough game because we had some disruptions in our preparation caused by delays on the motorway […]

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Cleve 22-Bridgwater and Albion 30

Cleve 22-Bridgwater and Albion 30

| 21/09/2019

South West One (West) Bridgwater and Albion notched up their second success of the new campaign when they ran out winners at Cleve, who were last year playing in the league above. The visitors took the lead in the second minutes when Stuart Heal slotted home a penalty kick from 38 metres. Cleve responded strongly […]

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It’s Geoff says!

It’s Geoff says!

| 15/09/2019

Reflecting on the Albion’s victory at the weekend Geoff Sluman the Director of Rugby said: “Our game against Chew Valley was a tough one for a couple of reasons. They are a capable side as they showed the previous week when the beat St Ives 89-14, but is was also tough because of the conditions, […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 34 – Chew Valley 10

Bridgwater and Albion 34 – Chew Valley 10

| 14/09/2019

South West One (West) Bridgwater and Albion 34- Chew Valley 10. Bridgwater produced a clinical performance and scored five tries to see off newly promoted Chew Valley who competed stongly throughout this tough match. The opening few minutes saw the visitors attacking but it was Bridgwater who opened the scoring when captain Stuart Heal slotted […]

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Geoff says!

Geoff says!

| 10/09/2019

Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby Geoff Sluman admitted that his side had not played their best in the 20-33 loss to Thornbury in the opening match of the season. “We were disappointed with our result against Thornbury, not because of the score line, which if we are honest was a fair reflection, but I […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 20- Thornbury 33

Bridgwater and Albion 20- Thornbury 33

| 07/09/2019

South West One (West) This was very much a game of two halves, which saw Thornbury running in four tries in the first half and Bridgwater trying to claw their way back in the second. At the start of the game George Sluman led the team out onto the field to mark his 75th senior […]

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