Match Reports

May 2013

Brods u17 do the double Old Brodleians 23 - 7 Wharfedale By Gary Wilson,

a great finash to the u17 season with the league title to add to the yorkshire cup.

February 2013

Great Expectations Ripon 8 - 38 Sheffield By Deborah Bain,

This Sunday saw us play our last league fixture against Ripon who we had drawn with back in September. The winner not only got bragging rights but also second place in the league so lots to play for in a game that promised to be challenging.

Nearly a bridge too far Bradford & Bingley 14 - 26 Sheffield By Deborah Bain,

A beautiful day, a perfect pitch and an opposition who were looking for revenge after defeat earlier in the season made for a great day out and a nail biting game.

Sheffield 5 Guisborough 19 (1 try to 3) Sheffield 5 - 19 Guisborough By Deborah Bain,

On a windy and overcast day, league leaders (and unbeaten) Guisborough made the long trip down to Sheffield for a 1pm Kick off. We were expecting a really tough game as Guis have been carrying all before them, and so it proved.

Brods u17 do the double over Harrogate in the league. Harrogate 15 - 34 Old Brodleians By Gary Wilson,

a well fought out win for a changed brods u17

Patience...Patience! Harrogate 15 - 34 Old Brodleians By Kevin Shattock,

Another step in the right direction regarding athlete and squad development for Harrogate Colts.

brods edge thriller Sheffield Tigers 7 - 10 Old Brodleians By Gary Wilson,

a great win away from home.

January 2013

Inspiration from Above ...... Sheffield 29 - 3 Malton & Norton By Deborah Bain,

After the tour defeat the lads were keen to put the record straight and on a beautiful January afternoon with the inspirational support of the England Head Coach they went about it with some style.

Brods win the battle against a strong Doncaster side. Doncaster 0 - 29 Old Brodleians By Gary Wilson,

Brods u17s blow of the cobwebs and beat doncaster on their way to the top of div 1

December 2012

The Tour Part 1 Whitby 0 - 18 Sheffield By Deborah Bain,

After closely watching the vagaries of the British weather and having the nightmare scenario of 21 hyped up teenagers to entertain on a cold and wet Saturday in Whitby it was with massive relief that we received the call from Whitby to confirm that the fi

Worth the Wait Sheffield 25 - 7 Bradford & Bingley By Deborah Bain,

After the disappointment of a gameless journey to Ripon the previous week the spectators seemed as keen as the lads to get back into playing. The weather behaved just enough to ensure that we would get a game with a strengthening wind helping to drive of

Stop Start Harrogate 7 - 29 Wharfedale By Kevin Shattock,

A disappointing game from two sides that have a lot more to offer.

The Future is Bright...The Future is Harrogate Colts Harrogate 25 - 40 Otley By Kevin Shattock,

Everything a game of Colts Rugby should be...

Too Little... Too Late Doncaster 19 - 14 Harrogate By Kevin Shattock,

If this encounter was a Boxing match, it went to the judges scorecards with Doncaster taking the win after 12 nervous edgy rounds.

November 2012

Score Sheffield 12 Sandal 7 (2 tries to 1) Sheffield 12 - 7 Sandal By Deborah Bain,

After a couple of tough away games (and losses), Sheffield were looking forward to what promised to be a challenging home game against an improving Sandal team.

Step by Step Old Brodleians 36 - 0 Harrogate By Peter Kitching,

The result does not tell the true picture of what was another improved performance by the Harrogate Colts.

Brods u17 bank the points. Old Brodleians 36 - 0 Harrogate By Gary Wilson,

a good day at the office for the 17s

The Magnificent 14 Ride Out at Ripon Ripon 30 - 12 Bradford & Bingley By Michele Wilson,

Injuries and holidays were always going to leave us with little in reserve and a couple of no-shows meant we were one short at Ripon on Sunday. But heart and soul from 14 dedicated and committed players provided us with great entertainment and an even gre

Under 17s undone on the counter Bradford & Bingley 10 - 24 Guisborough By Michele Wilson,

Despite losing this game, credit is due to the Under 17’s for a great response to last week’s poor showing at Sandal, as they gave the high flying Guisborough a real run for their money on Sunday.

Brods discipline needs to improve Wharfedale 15 - 7 Old Brodleians By Gary Wilson,

A game that Brods allowed to slip away from them

October 2012

U17s defence is tested Old Brodleians 25 - 0 Doncaster By Gary Wilson,

a massive defensive effort wins it for the u17s

The Great Escape (Thanks Neil) Malton & Norton 12 - 19 Sheffield By Deborah Bain,

This Sunday saw us taking a leisurely drive to Malton with the hope that the return to GMT had given all of the lads an extra hour to get their game heads on. As we got closer to the venue so the sky seemed to lighten, the drizzle slowed and there was ho

A Lesson Given... A Lesson Learned? Wharfedale 59 - 7 Harrogate By Kevin Shattock,

A bad day at the office for the Junior Colts.

Sun, Sand and Whitby Sheffield 39 - 5 Whitby By Deborah Bain,

Our third league fixture saw Whitby make the 2 ½ hour drive to Sheffield to find that despite the apparent distance from the coast, they had more in common with Sheffield RUFC than they thought as again the fixture was played on the second team pitch and

Battered & Bruised... But What A Game! Harrogate 15 - 10 Doncaster By Kevin Shattock,

All that witnessed the game will agree, "a great advert for Colts rugby".

September 2012

U17 Brods ---13 v 3--- Sheffield Tigers Old Brodleians 13 - 3 Sheffield Tigers By Gary Wilson,

a tough game with which the u17 are more than capable of dealing with.

Sandal 20 22 Guisborough Sandal 20 - 22 Guisborough By Ian Kirby,

New look U17s for Sandal

17’s Denied in Final Play at Malton Malton & Norton 19 - 14 Bradford & Bingley By Michele Wilson,

The Under 17’s were within seconds of gaining a valuable away draw in this hard fought game at Malton and Norton on Sunday and only really have themselves to blame for letting the home side in for a last play try to get their season underway with a 19-1

Home is where the heart is …… and our lads showed some Sheffield 5 - 5 Ripon By Deborah Bain,

Ripon arrived for our first home game bringing with them a record for having a serious threat out wide from their first league outing away against Malton and Norton which they had won 41 – 21.

Didn’t we have a lovely day the day we went to Guisborough …….. well nearly! Guisborough 31 - 20 Sheffield By Deborah Bain,

The return of the rugby season was heralded by sunshine, blue skies and a 2 hour coach journey to Guisborough with a squad of 21 for our first league fixture.

Rotherham Clifton 19 - 10 Rishworthians Rotherham Clifton 19 - 10 Old Rishworthians By Dave Butler,

Two late tries sink Rishies

Solid Start for Under 17’s Bradford & Bingley 26 - 5 Whitby By Michele Wilson,

A highly competent display by the Under 17’s got their league campaign up and running with a comfortable victory against a pretty decent Whitby side.

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