Plucky Colts stick at it

Macclesfield Express - - MOTORS -

MACC COLTS ................. 19 ANSELMI­ANS ................ 57

THE Colts ex­pected a dif­fi­cult day at the of­fice, tak­ing on a full strength Anselmi­ans side with just 12 play­ers plus a loaned prop.

The score­line showed that the Saints made the ex­tra man tell, but the Blues didn’t drop their heads and kept com­ing back for more.

Cap­tain Tom Le­ices­ter was picked out as man of the match for his two tries and choos­ing the right op­tions in mid­field.

Aled Wil­liams opened the scor­ing for the Blues, pop­ping up at the right mo­ment to touch down after Joe Stubbs had crashed over the line.

Mike Green’s de­fence also caught the eye as he har­ried the op­po­si­tion at ev­ery op­por­tu­nity.

Ol­lie As­ton slot­ted the con­ver­sions for the Blues.


Satur­day 11 Oc­to­ber Cin­der­ford 11 Coven­try 15, Hart­pury Col­lege 24 Fylde 32, Blay­don 29 Ross­lyn Park 38, Esher 32 Dar­ling­ton Mow­den Park 19, Old Al­ba­ni­ans 13 Lough­bor­ough Stu­dents 28, Rich­mond 16 Eal­ing Trail­find­ers 26, Wharfedale 12 Black­heath 52


Satur­day 18 Oc­to­ber Lough­bor­ough Stu­dents v Blay­don Tynedale v Esher Black­heath v Cin­der­ford Coven­try v Rich­mond Dar­ling­ton Mow­den Park v Hart­pury Col­lege Eal­ing Trail­find­ers v Mac­cles­field Ross­lyn Park v Wharfedale

●● Mas­cot Al­fie Jen­nings from Mac­cles­field’s U7s with Blues cap­tain Michael Fin­nemore at the game against Tynedale on Satur­day

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