Royal Navy President's triumph over RAF Hawks


RN President's XV


RAF Hawks

Reservist Penfold has had a great season with the President's XV
The Navy lineout worked very well
Joe Staniforth powers forward
Always in the centre of the action, lock, Dan Mason
The victorious RN President's XV team

As the culmination of their season, the Royal Navy Rugby Union President's XV welcomed the RAF development side, the RAF Hawks, to Burnaby Road.  It was a thrilling, high scoring match and the home crowd were delighted with the result - the RN President's triumphed 39 - 12.

Full match report to follow.

Team: 1. AET Ben Love, 2. Mne Dewi Pearce, 3. ET Nathan Treveil, 4. LCpl Joe Staniforth, 5. AB Gav Hughan, 6. Mne Dan Mason, 7. Mne Toby Papp, 8. Mne Lewis Cooper, 9. AET Sam Carter, 10 Let Tom Penman, 11. LAET Luke Cooper, 12. ET Sam Benzie (team captain), 13. LS Ben Jeacock, 14. Mne Josh Townsend, 15. AB Rory Penfold, replacements 16. Musn Harrison Marsh, 17. Mid Scott Bentley, 18. CPO John Moult, 19. SLt Declan Johnson, 20. LCpl Tom Worboys, 21. LH Tom Davies, 22. Mne Ross Williams, 23. Mid Leo Hood. Team Manager LCIS Nathan Moore, Head Coach WO1 Paul Hillan.

Images: Royal Navy Rugby Union © John Walton and Keith Woodland