Category: Previews / Reports -XV

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Okehampton 18-Bridgwater and Albion -0.

Okehampton 18-Bridgwater and Albion -0.

| 23/03/2019

South West One (West) This was a match between two sides who defended stoutly, that was won in the end by table toppers Okehampton, leaving a slightly disappointed Bridgwater and Albion to travel back to Somerset empty handed. For the visitors Gavin Knight was making his 75th first team appearance an achievement that will see […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 18/03/2019

Bridgwater and Albion return to South West One (West ) action on Saturday when they travel to West Devon to take on Okehampton where they face another tough match. Hosts Okehampton currently top the table with 90 points from their 22 matches, 18 of which have been won, while Albion are fourth with 78 from […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 10/03/2019

Although his side lost their local derby match against North Petherton on Friday evening, Geoff Sluman the director of rugby at Bridgwater and Albion was quick to praise the opposition and thank all of the supporters and match officials for their part in helping to create such an atmosphere. Geoff said: “First off, I think local […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 21- North Petherton 22

Bridgwater and Albion 21- North Petherton 22

| 09/03/2019

South West One (West) The result of this pulsating local derby, played under lights in front of a crowd well in excess of 1000, hung in the balance right up until the dying minutes when North Petherton scored a late converted try to claim the bragging rights for the second time this season. Games between […]

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It’s Game Day

It’s Game Day

| 08/03/2019

Its Game Day and we are very excited! Local derby day has arrived! BARFC v North Petherton Kick Off 7.30pm 🏉🏉🏉 The bar is ready and the pitch is ready! Come rain or shine. If you don’t fancy standing out in the rain, plenty of seats and match viewing available from our Sedgemoor Suite. Levi […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 03/03/2019

Geoff Sluman the director of rugby at Bridgwater and Albion reflected on the teams defeat at Newent on Saturday which ended his sides eight match winning run. Sluman said: “We have never won away at Newent and frustratingly that trend continues. I think the score does flatter Newent a little. Their final try in injury […]

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Newent 37- BARFC- 26

Newent 37- BARFC- 26

| 02/03/2019

South West One (West) Bridgwater and Albion’s eight match winning run came to an end on Saturday afternoon when they were beaten at Newent in a cracking game between two evenly balanced sides. The visitors made a bright start and after just four minutes of the game, a dazzling run by Will Monro, saw Wayne […]

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Geoff Says

Geoff Says

| 25/02/2019

Bridgwater and Albion return to South West One (West) action on Saturday when they make the journey up the M5 to face Newent where they know they will face a tough encounter. Albion are currently on a roll of eight consecutive victories, that started on December 8th and will be hoping to maintain that run […]

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| 19/02/2019

Geoff Says Geoff Sluman the director of rugby at Bridgwater and Albion admitted that Saturday’s game against Lydney was a difficult one, but pleased with the way that the squad went about their task. Reflecting on the match which ended in a 17-11 triumph for the hosts Geoff said: “That was a very difficult game […]

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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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