U15B Final day showdown with Ampthill

Following the euphoria of retaining the County Plate competition the week before it was back to the nitty-gritty of the league and the final match couldn’t have come any harder. We were up against Ampthill who had only lost one game in the league to top-of-the-table Cheshunt, who due to results the previous weekend were … Continue reading

OAs B Vs Hitchin – County Cup Final

Hitchin were the unexpected opposition for our Cup Final with Camelot unable to field a team. So our boys were given the opportunity to gain revenge on a dismal showing in the league against the Hedgehogs. Glenn’s message to the team was for intensity from minute one and boy did the team deliver. Straight from … Continue reading

Fullerians U15B 36 OAs U15C 10

Unfortunately, due to a couple of late drop outs OAs were reduced to 14 players which was not ideal given hot weather conditions and against a Fullerians side unbeaten in the league. The match kicked off and almost immediately Oscar was clattered by a hard but fair tackle. OAs could ill afford to lose a … Continue reading

OAs See Off Brave Bishop Stortford

An eagerly anticipated encounter between last year’s County Cup finalists with the added spice of a potential league clinching match for both sides, should have been a match to savour for players and spectators alike. Having been postponed once due to county training, it was the last chance for both sides to field their strongest … Continue reading

OA’s B’s 14 – London Irish B’s 7

Following the poor performance last week in the league match against Hitchin the B’s were quickly back in action and they couldn’t have asked for a better or harder test than London Irish who OA’s have started to build a strong relationship at both A and B team level. Numbers were down due to a … Continue reading

OAs U15C 22 Watford U15 14

OAs approached this match with a degree of trepidation as they remembered the two matches last season where they had struggled to cope with the physical challenge posed by a large and strong Watford team. The damp conditions appeared to favour Watford whose large pack would probably seek to keep the ball tight whereas OAs … Continue reading