Category: Previews / Reports -XV

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Bridgwater and Albion 36 – 21 Hornets

Bridgwater and Albion 36 – 21 Hornets

| 15/12/2018

Bridgwater and Albion produced an excellent performance at the College Way Ground, and despite difficult conditions they saw off Hornets by 36 points to 21. With 10 minutes on the clock, Wayne Sprangle opened the scoring with an excellent try, after which Captain Stuart Heal added a penalty. After 21 minutes, Will Monro carried on […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 14/12/2018

Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby Geoff Sluman was pleased with the team’s narrow victory over Teignmouth but admitted that there was still plenty for them to work on. “Games between Teignmouth and ourselves have historically been close and in the six previous league encounters each side has won three each. Teignmouth had not played […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 29- Teignmouth 28

Bridgwater and Albion 29- Teignmouth 28

| 08/12/2018

A hat trick of tries from Wayne Sprangle saw Bridgwater and Albion return to winning ways but they were run close by a Teignmouth side who remained competitive right until the end of a match. The hosts had the better of the early play and after six minutes took the lead with a try from […]

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The Musgrave Bro’s

The Musgrave Bro’s

| 03/12/2018

The Musgrave brothers George and Jack both played for Bridgwater and Albion at St Ives on Saturday. Jack, who is 23 years old came on as a replacement the previous weekin the home game against Okehampton, but this was the first time that he was included in the start line up, while older brother George […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 03/12/2018

Despite his side losing out in Cornwall on Saturday, Geoff Sluman the Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby was pleased overall with his side’s performance. Reflecting on the game Geoff said: “You are never pleased to not win but I was pleased with the performance. The collective effort was excellent and was the response we […]

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St Ives 44 – BARFC 30

St Ives 44 – BARFC 30

| 01/12/2018

South West 1 Bridgwater and Albion put up a fighting performance and scored two late tries on their first visit to St Ives for many years but at the end of the game it was the hosts who ran out the winners. Despite kicking into a strong wind on the host’s hilltop ground Albion had […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 25/11/2018

Geoff Sluman the Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby agreed afterwards that Saturday’s fixture against Okehampton was a game of two very differing halves. “I thought that we played the first half brilliantly. Our tactical kicking was excellent, our ball carrying very solid and our defence operated to a high standard. As a result, we […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 16 – Okehampton 61

Bridgwater and Albion 16 – Okehampton 61

| 25/11/2018

South West One (West) If ever there was a classic game of two halves then this was certainly one of them, Bridgwater and Albion scoring all of their points in the opening 40 minutes, after which the visitors were dominant.  Within five minutes of the kick off Bridgwater were 3-0 ahead after Stuart Heal slotted […]

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Geoff says

Geoff says

| 20/11/2018

Geoff Sluman the director of rugby at Bridgwater and Albion said he had no complaints at the result of their game at North Petherton on Friday. Reflecting on the high intensity contest Sluman said: ” For the neutral supporter this would have been a great game of rugby, however, there could not have been many […]

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North Petherton 25 – Bridgwater and Albion – 22.

North Petherton 25 – Bridgwater and Albion – 22.

| 17/11/2018

Bridgwater and Albion made the short trip down the A38 to play their local rivals where at the end of a humdinger of a match it was North Petherton who claimed the bragging rights in this local derby played under lights in front of a very large crowd on Friday evening. Almost from the kick […]

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