Ross 1sts 71 - 0 Cotham Park

April 21, 2018 - 3:00 pm at Greytree

Ross on wye 71  Cotham Park 0


22 league games 22 wins “the perfect league season” as Ross completed their league campaign last Saturday with a 71-0 victory against Cotham Park which included 11 tries.

For the statisticians amongst you, 1194 points have been scored at an average of just under 55 points per game, conceding only 100 points all season, 195 tries scored at an average of just under 9 per game.

Ross have been dominant throughout the campaign and have been deserved league champions. Cotham park to their credit did their best to ruin the party atmosphere, however with the Ross defence being as mean as ever they could not find a way over the try line. Ross, as all season looked threatening every time they moved the ball and throughout the encounter the tries came at regular intervals. At the final whistle, Ross had run in 11 tries with Thai Hayward converting 8, seeing them comfortable winners 71-0 .

Try scorers were Marcus Barnard 5, Alex Jenkins 2, Thai Hayward 1, Matt King 1, Chris Price 1 and Jonny Baynham 1 .

The Maggie Pearce Man of the match was Marcus Barnard for 5 great tries taking his seasons tally to 40.

Whilst the league campaign is over Ross are still in both the Forest of Dean combination cup competition and the final of the North Midlands cup which is on Sunday 13th May.