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First XV & WoodBurns defeated on the road

First XV & WoodBurns defeated on the road

Dave Allen8 Nov 2023 - 14:17
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South Woodham Ferrers' First XV and WoodBurns U16s both suffered close defeats last weekend in their latest matches.

Our Senior side visited Kelvedon & Feering on Saturday and took a 12-0 lead during a promising start.

However, the hosts hit back with 21 unanswered points and held on to claim the spoils.

Sunday saw the WoodBurns U16s visit Bancroft/Eton Manor, where they went down 36-26.

The hosts made the stronger start and led 22-5 a the break, but the WoodBurns dominated most of the second half and scored three great unanswered tries.

However, two late tries from Bancroft/Eton Manor gave them the victory.

Try scorers for the WoodBurns were Cameron Lower, Joe Banks, Thomas Courts and Aiden Cheltenham, plus great conversions and 50-22s from Joe Banks.

Saturday November 11 sees our First XV visit Clacton for their latest Counties 2 Essex fixture.

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