RUGBY UNION : Colts Reach Quarter Final Of Yorkshire Cup

RUGBY UNION : Colts Reach Quarter Final Of Yorkshire Cup

RUFC Colts travelled to in the . Due to injuries where not up to full strength with players playing out of position.

started sloppy and let run at them with there big forwards and put the favourites under pressure.

After 10 minutes had not got out of there own half, but with the ball spun out wide to Sam Harman he burst the tackle and a fancy looking offload sent Sam Fussey down the wing and finish a splendid try.

Converted by . Cleck game straight back at the Colts and put points on the board with a penalty 3-7.

With a high restart gathered and gassed the whole forward pack and went over. The conversion from wide out hit the post.

’s ‘Ladies Day Hangover’ seemed to have disappeared and started to play some really good structured rugby with big carries from the forwards. A chip through saw Sam Harman dive on it and score. Again Franklin hit the post with the conversion.

The second half started scrappy with mistakes from both sides and the game was stop and start, but saw this as an opportunity to play structured rugby which was a great sign.

Breaks from , Alfie Hart Fisher and saw them all brought down by some great scramble defence from which did not allow Beverley to stretch there lead.

Beverley made plenty of yards with a good spell of possession, a called move saw Beverley go over, the ball was spun out wide to and a great inside ball to Sam Harman to go over for his second.

Franklin hit the post for the third time this game. Beverley went close a few more times but the final score was 3-22.

Beverley progress to the quarter final of the cup and carry on there unbeaten streak in 2015. Great performances from Sam Cokanlagi and Sam Harmen who both showed there physical presence throughout the game.

This was really good preparation for next weeks league decider against Selby, the Colts are hoping slip up at home against Wath.



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