Triple success for OAs
Lexus Tournament OLD Albanian juniors got their rugby season off to a flying start last Sunday as three of the four age groups ran out winners at the prestigious regional Lexus tournament at Woollams. Scoring 144 points and conceding none, the Under 16s
OLD Albanian juniors got their rugby season off to a flying start last Sunday as three of the four age groups ran out winners at the prestigious regional Lexus tournament at Woollams.
Scoring 144 points and conceding none, the Under 16s won all their pool games. They went on to become worthy winners when they ended the tournament victoriously by defeating a strong Norwich side 5-0 in a tight final.
The Under 14s were also dominant, scoring 169 points whilst only conceding one score, which came against a strong Harrow side in the final. OAs won 14-5.
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An excellent day of rugby was wrapped up by the Under 13s as they rattled up 109 points in the pool games to only five points against. They then won the final 12-0 against Eaton Manor.
The three OA teams now go on to the Lexus national finals to be played during Easter at Woollams.
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Former Saracens, England and Lions legend Richard Hill was on hand to present the boys with their cups and medals.