LAST GAME
ESHER RUGBY VS
Richmond
26 April 15.00 , National League One
Molesey Road (KT12 3PF)
ESHER RUGBY 46
Cinderford 32
12 April 15.00 , National League One
Dockham Road (GL14 2AQ)
Match report
Main sponsor CHK Mountford

Match report 12/10/2013 Esher Rugby Club vs Blackheath II

Blackheath II

15 - 52

Esher Rugby

Resurgent Cardinals hit winning form on the road

With September behind us and a rest week to reflect on the narrow loss vs Old Albanians 2xv which scuppered our 100% win rate, it was a resurgent Cardinals which took the game to Blackheath Heathens from the off, scoring inside 2 mins through Rhys Howells. Kicking duties were handed to Jack Cooke for the day who successfully converted 6 out of 8 conversions from a variety of ranges and angles.

Further first half tries came through Skipper Charlie Gossington, Freddie Strange, a long range (1 m) effort from versatile front row David Coutts moving from usual tighthead to hooker and back again with equal ease, and the evasive Billy Harding closing the half at 5-33.

The breathing space allowed second half changes for a number returning from recent rehabilitation. Though Blackheath pulled a couple and never gave up the fight, 2 further scores from Andrew Turner sandwiched one from the exciting Anders Mogensen, who danced through the broken field to score a scintilating effort under the posts, beating 4 if not 5 defenders en route.

Final score Blackeath Heathens 15 v Esher Cardinals 52.

Squad:

1 Mount, 2 Coutts, 3. Pellett, 4, Drye, 5, Perks, 6 Campbell, 7 Harding, 8 Gossington (C), 9, Garner, 10 Strange, 11 Olima, 12 Cooke, 13 Howells, 14 Curtis, 15 Mogensen

 

Repl: 

MacManus (for Garner 40), See (for Howells 25 inj), Bibic (for Gossington 40 inj), Tatteshall (for Campbell 60), Ives (for Pellett 40).

 

Tries: Howells, Gossington, Strange, Coutts, Harding, Turner (2), Morgennssen

Con:  Cooke (6)

DC

 

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