Category: 1st XV News

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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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Geoff Says…

Geoff Says…

| 10/01/2019

Bridgwater and Albion’s win on Saturday made it three victories in the last three matches, something which Geoff Sluman the club’s director of rugby was happy about, especially as the team gained a bonus point away from home. Reflecting on the match which remained keenly contested right up until the final whistle Geoffsaid: “ Well, […]

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Cullompton 22- Bridgwater and Albion 35

Cullompton 22- Bridgwater and Albion 35

| 06/01/2019

South West One (West) Bridgwater returned to league action after the Christmas break with a five try victory against a spirited Cullompton side, who never gave up. The visitors had the better of the early exchanges but after eight minutes it was Cullompton who had the first scoring opportunity, but missed a penalty they were […]

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Geoff Says…..Happy New Year from all at BARFC

Geoff Says…..Happy New Year from all at BARFC

| 31/12/2018

Bridgwater and Albion return to league action on Saturday when they travel down the M5 to play against Cullompton in South West One West, where the game starts at 2.15pm. The Albion currently find themselves in fifth place in the table with 43 points from their 14 games, while their Devonian hosts are 13th with […]

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