Rugby

Picture By Peter Frankland. 28-02-15 Rugby at KGV St. Jacques v Eastleigh 2nds.

Very costly title party for St Jacques

ST JACQUES’ planned title party on the back of officially receiving the Hampshire Solent Merit League trophy tomorrow will come with £2,000 of wasted costs after Sandown and Shanklin Hurricanes pulled out of the game at late notice.

Guernsey RFC 33, Westcliff 22

Picture By Peter Frankland. 28-02-15 Rugby at Footes Lane. Guernsey v Westcliff

A BONUS-POINT victory was just what the doctor ordered as Guernsey hauled themselves off the bottom of National Three London & South-East on Saturday.

‘Pilferers’ return for Guernsey

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COMING away with any points from their trip to the league leaders tomorrow would be ‘massive’ for Guernsey, according to director of rugby Jordan Reynolds.

Attitude was the key to GRFC win

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GUERNSEY coach Jordan Reynolds has called for his players to retain the desire they showed in Saturday’s dramatic last-gasp victory at Hertford for the rest of the season.

Guernsey RFC 10, Gravesend 18

Pic by Adrian Miller 17-01-15Footes LaneRugbyGuernsey v Gravesend

GRAVESEND relished the challenge of visiting Footes Lane on a bleak winter’s afternoon and they got the rewards they deserved on Saturday.

Home wins hold the key for GRFC

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HOME results will be the decisive factor in whether Guernsey can pull clear of relegation trouble according to their head coach.

Reynolds bemoans loss of focus

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GUERNSEY had their chance to snatch a dramatic victory at Barnes on Saturday, but in the end they got what they deserved, according to director of rugby Jordan Reynolds.

‘Kiwi Kings’ reunion may have to wait

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THE captain is back for tomorrow’s difficult away trip to Barnes, but director of rugby Jordan Reynolds is likely to resist the temptation to reunite all three of his big trio of established ‘Kiwi Kings’ just yet.

Home form key, says GRFC's Reynolds

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FULL BACK Sam Whitehead and back-row star Robin Le Cocq have joined the list of long-term injuries as Guernsey begin their 2015 quest to escape relegation at home to high-flyers Chichester tomorrow at Footes Lane (1.30pm kick-off)

Near-miss at East Grinstead

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THE Christmas table will show Guernsey still bottom of the National Three London & SE Table, but the Blair Campbell led side gave fourth-placed East Grinstead a big scare before finally losing out 23-16 at Saint Hill on Saturday afternoon.

Brilliant Barnes sparks vital victory

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FOR weeks the coach has been preaching optimism in the face of adversity and on his 33rd birthday Jordan Reynolds got the win he and struggling Guernsey RFC wanted so badly.

Guernsey suffer fifth straight defeat

Rugby. Tring v Guernsey. Robin Le CocqPicture by Mike Marshall

GUERNSEY were left to rue a couple of costly mistakes as a last-gasp defeat at Tring put them nine points adrift at the bottom of National Three London & South-East.