TEAM PAGES
1st Team
2nd Team
3rd Team
4th Team
Senior Colts
Junior Colts
Under 16
Under 15
Under 14
Under 13
Under 12
Under 11
Under 10
Under 9
Under 8
Under 7
Touch Rugby

CONTENTS
Home
Honours
News Archive
Fixtures
Match Reports
Directions
Links
Safeguarding
Documents
Member Login


LEAGUE TABLES
National League 3 Midlands
Raging Bull North West 1
Raging Bull North West 3 South
Raging Bull Colts Senior A
Raging Bull Colts Junior B
Rugby Roundup


HELP etc
Technical Info



Under 09




Telford Festival

Sun 26 April 2009
26 April, Telford Festival It was great to be able to play against different teams today and in such great weather. Even though the ground was hard it didn't dampen the enthusiasm all players showed in wanting to play good rugby today. Congratulations to Max "Tornado" Beadle today. His first competitive match and he showed all our seasoned players how effective straight and hard running is, how effective good tackling is, and how much yardage we can gain by driving into and over the ball at the ruck. A very brave and very good performance, welcome to the team and thank you. We saw some fantastic runs, some good tackling, and we have started to see some positive rucks. Our mauling generally is fine - we have a strong bunch of lads who love to get in close and tough the ball out. But ........ we also had some absolute howlers today, and we're not unique, other teams do it too!, we dropped some easy balls and ran into trouble or sideways too many times. Remember; run straight into gaps, commit the defender and offload to a supporting player - we do it quite well in training and we must transfer this to the pitch. We lost 2 out of our 3 games today and the score disguises the fact that they were very close contests and had we done a few things as well as we can do - we would have won all 3 - of that I have no doubt! It's the end of the season and I am sure that when the new season starts we will concentrate on sharpening ourselves by; <> being 10% sharper in defence <> making every tackle and not just 90% of them <> running straight and hard (like Tornado Beadle) <> passing the ball onto a running <> making full use of our strength by getting into disciplined rucks and mauls <> communicating more Game 1: v Shrewsbury Won 20 - 0 Try scorers: Ewan 1, Lawrence 1, Oliver 1, Patrick G 1 Game 2: v Melbourne Lost 0 - 10 Game 3: v Telford Lost 5 - 10 Try scorers: Lawrence 1 Have a great summer - well done everyone! Steve



  News               Posted         Author 
  Latest Match Reports 

Acceptable IconU14: 03/05/2009 - Sandbach 46 - Panmure RFC 22
Acceptable IconU12: 26/04/2009 - Telford Festival 0 - Sandbach 1 (C)
Unacceptable IconU9: 26/04/2009 - Telford Festival (C)
Unacceptable IconU8: 26/04/2009 - Telford Festival (C)
Acceptable IconU7: 26/04/2009 - Telford Festival (C)
Acceptable IconU16: 19/04/2009 - Eccleshall 0 - Sandbach 35
Acceptable IconU15: 19/04/2009 - Sandbach 49 - Leek (B Fixture) 29
Acceptable IconU14: 19/04/2009 - Sandbach 64 - Winnington Park 10
U11: 19/04/2009 - Whitchurch Festival (C)
Unacceptable IconU9: 19/04/2009 - Whitchurch Festival (C)



 
Sponsors
Main Sponsors
Match Sponsors
Other Sponsors
Player Sponsors

Accreditation

1st Team

National League 3 Midlands
League Table

Latest Result
Derby 8 - Sandbach 73

Recent Postings
No postings today
Chairman's Latest

 See the Diary below to see what's on over the coming weeks/months



Playing Summary
1999/2000
2000/2001
2001/2002
2002/2003
2003/2004
2004/2005
2005/2006
2006/2007
2007/2008
2008/2009
2009/2010


Click on season to view playing summary.