Spalding RFC

Promotion party for super Spalding RFC

Spalding RFC secured an immediate return to Midlands One East after a superb 24-14 win over Newbold on Avon in Saturday’s promotion play-off. Harry Sharman and Ben Williams scored crucial tries for Town at the Memorial Field, with James West kicking the rest of the points in the winner-takes-all clash. The two teams exchanged penalty scorers early on, with West twice ...

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Judgement day for Spalding RFC’s campaign

Spalding RFC captain Harry Sharman accepts that the club’s stellar season will mean nothing if they lose on Saturday. Town, who finished second in Midlands Two East (North) welcome Midlands Two East (South) runners-up Newbold on Avon to the Memorial Field for a winner-takes-all promotion play-off (3pm). The winners will play Midlands One East rugby next season – which was ...

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Thommo salutes top Spalding RFC season

Respected coach Niall Thomson reckons Spalding RFC can be proud of their efforts in Midlands Two East (N) this season. Town finished on a whopping 93 points after winning 19 of their 23 matches, but despite thrashing Bakewell 70-13 on Saturday, they fell four points shy of eventual champions Belgrave. That leaves Spalding – who will face Scunthorpe in the ...

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Sharman ‘chuffed’ with Spalding RFC victory

Hat-trick hero Harry Sharman was impressed with the ruthless streak shown by his Spalding RFC side in Saturday’s 70-13 battering of Bakewell. The talismanic skipper ran in three of Town’s 12 tries at the Memorial FIeld in what was their biggest win of the entire season. Although a little baffled by the ease of the success against a team that ...

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Hill’s influence steers Spalding RFC to wonderful win

Spalding RFC 70 Bakewell Mannerians 13 World Cup winner Richard Hill proved to be an inspiration for Town as they completed their Midlands Two East (N) campaign with a whopping win. The former England international put Spalding through their paces prior to the Memorial Field clash with Bakewell on Saturday, on a day when they ran in a huge 12 tries. ...

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Spalding RFC sign off in style

Spalding RFC completed their regular Midlands Two East (North) season with a dominant 70-13 win over Bakewell at the Memorial Field on Saturday. The bonus-point triumph leaves Town as runners-up, some four points behind champions Belgrave. Spalding can count themselves very unlucky not to have topped the table, having won 19 of their 22 league games. Town – who were ...

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Town’s impressive away performance

Spalding RFC secured an impressive 23-14 triumph at Ashbourne on Saturday to extend their unbeaten run to eight games – and keep their faint Midlands Two East (N) title hopes alive. Tom Duerden and Adam McHugh ran in tries for second-placed Town against their third-placed hosts, with James West kicking all of the other points in Derbyshire. Skipper Harry Sharman ...

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RUGBY: Spalding RFC fixture guide 2013/14

Look here for a full list of Spalding RFC’s results throughout the season and their forthcoming rugby fixtures. SPALDING RFC FIXTURES/RESULTS 2013/14 Key: 2EN (Midlands Two East North); IC (Intermediate Cup); LSC (Lincs Senior Cup); NLD (NLD Shield) AUGUST 31 (NLD) Ashbourne 24 Spalding 18 SEPTEMBER 14 (2EN) Bakewell Mannerians 17 Spalding 29 21 (2EN) Spalding 21 Belgrave 20 29 ...

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