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Steady as we go

20 Sep 2017

Whilst its only 3 weeks into the new Premiership season, it would be  a bit daft to pretend we are not very happy at the way the boys have played. Twenty one tries  scored suggests that we have set out to play an open brand of rugby, after all the game is an entertainment and we want everyone to enjoy watching us play. Its way too early to be getting excited and Hawks this week will be a difficult test . At the time of writing they have 3 pros available to them and will be coming to wipe the smile from our faces as they too managed a win at Millbrae so coming to the Greenyards will hold no feasr for them.

Both our teams performed very well last week, the Storm were 28.0 up by half time but then had to play 10 mins with only 12 men as the ref  decided to bin 3 players at once. I shall refrain from further comment as it takes all kinds to make a World. 

The club is buzzing at the moment, numbers are good and there's certainly a very positive attitude in the air. Lets just see what unfolds in the next two weeks as we take on two top sides who will both  be looking to have playoff places.

The attendances at our first two games have been excellent so  please come along and  give is that extra bit of edge. Bring a friend or if you have'nt any borrow someone elses , the beer is good the chats good , and life is too short to be stuck in the house.

 

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CUP FEVER - 25 Nov 2018

Cup Time (1) - 19 Nov 2018

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half term report - 01 Nov 2018

Holiday time - 26 Sep 2018

Happy Monday - 17 Sep 2018

Fast and Furious - 10 Sep 2018

Bit of a rant - 03 Sep 2018

New Season (2) - 29 Aug 2018

New Season (1) - 20 Aug 2018

NEW SEASON - 09 Jul 2018

One for the History Books - 21 May 2018

CHANGE - 05 May 2018

SIMPLY THE BEST - 29 Apr 2018

SIMPLY THE BEST (1) - 29 Apr 2018

CUP TIME - 24 Apr 2018

CHAMPIONS - 15 Apr 2018

ITS TIME TO DOWN TOOLS AND GET TO THE GREENYARDS - 03 Apr 2018

Great Win--Huge Effort - 26 Mar 2018

CRUNCH TIME - 19 Mar 2018

Semi Final time - 12 Mar 2018

2nd time lucky - 30 Jan 2018

Off to the Seaside - 22 Jan 2018

TECNICAL HITCH - 18 Jan 2018

Fairy tales and Dreams - 20 Nov 2017

perfect 10 - 06 Nov 2017

9 FROM 9 - 31 Oct 2017

THE OUTSTANDING RUN CONTINUES - 23 Oct 2017

So far so good - 18 Oct 2017

Happy days - 02 Oct 2017

RUGBY UPDATE - 25 Sep 2017

Steady as we go - 20 Sep 2017

round 2 - 11 Sep 2017

ROUND 1 - 03 Sep 2017

New Signing - 05 Jul 2017

HERE WE GO AGAIN - 30 Jun 2017

Doddie Weir - 20 Jun 2017

Thanks to all - 23 Apr 2017

DISAPOINTED BUT PROUD - 17 Apr 2017

ITS MORE THAN A GAME - 12 Apr 2017

What an end to the season - 03 Apr 2017

24.2.17 - 24 Feb 2017

7.2.17 - 07 Feb 2017

29.1.17 - 29 Jan 2017

21-01-2017 - 21 Jan 2017

Winter has come... - 14 Jan 2017

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