Friday, November 29, 2013
RUGBY Ryde 36, Basingstoke Cavaliers 26
AFTER two disappointing defeats Ryde returned to winning ways against a strong Basingstoke side.
Friday, November 22, 2013
RUGBY Southampton II 21, IW II 15
IN A hastily arranged friendly due to the inability of the IW’s original opposition — Alresford — to fulfil a league fixture, IW II came out second best at Test Park.
Friday, November 15, 2013
RUGBY IW 9, Fordingbridge 19
HIGH-flying Fordingbridge took the spoils against the IW in Hampshire One on Saturday, in heavy conditions at Wootton Rec.
Friday, November 8, 2013
RUGBY IW II 80, Winchester IV 0
A scintillating performance set up the IW seconds’ biggest victory for some years at Wootton Rec.
Friday, November 1, 2013
RUGBY Vectis under-13s 14, Trojans 5
THE windy weather provided a window of opportunity for Vectis to deliver a well-earned victory over Trojans in the first cup game of the season.
Friday, October 18, 2013
RUGBY Sandown & Shanklin 37, Old Cranleighans 54
NEWLY promoted Old Cranleighans proved too strong for Sandown and Shanklin in an entertaining home match in London South West 3.
Friday, October 11, 2013
RUGBY Basingstoke Cavaliers 32, Ventnor II 5
BATTERED and bruised, Ventnor felt hard done by with this defeat away to a physical Basingstoke side.
Friday, October 4, 2013
RUGBY Ryde 34, Millbrook II 24
AN EXCELLENT team performance was the basis of a solid Ryde victory over their league rivals, helping the home side to bounce back from losing their opening game.
Friday, September 27, 2013
RUGBY IW 23, Solent University 41
IW WERE undone by a string of infringements and Solent University’s rapid back line in their Hampshire One clash at Wootton Rec on Saturday.
Friday, September 20, 2013
RUGBY Ventnor 23, Nomads 0
VENTNOR kicked off life in Hampshire Two in some style on Saturday, overwhelming a Nomads’ side lacking in physical fitness but packing a physical punch.
Friday, September 13, 2013
RUGBY IW II 36, Southsea Nomads II 22
A STRONG second half performance was the key as IW II started their league campaign with a win at Wootton.
Friday, September 6, 2013
RUGBY IW 5, Sandown and Shanklin 34
TWO of the Island’s rugby clubs began their season with a friendly, which served as a trial for both squads.
Friday, August 2, 2013
RUGBY SANDOWN and Shanklin Rugby Club will host London Irish next week for a rugby camp.
Friday, May 17, 2013
RUGBY IW BARBARIANS — the Island’s rugby sevens squad — put in a fantastic performance earlier this month to win a prestigious tournament.
Friday, May 10, 2013
RUGBY SANDOWN and Shanklin Hurricanes ended their season with a 45-13 friendly win over touring side Belgrave.
Friday, May 3, 2013
RUGBY NEARLY 2,000 children descended on the Island last weekend to take part in the biggest rugby festival in the south.
Friday, April 26, 2013
RUGBY Alresford II 22, Ventnor II 38
VENTNOR’S second team travelled away to the Hampshire side with the knowledge a win would put them at the top of the table and in line for promotion.
Friday, April 19, 2013
RUGBY Sandown and Shanklin 43, Old Mid-Whitgiftians 3
IN A phenomenal performance under intense pressure, Sandown and Shanklin demolished mid-table Old Mid-Whitgiftians to keep their place in London South West 3 for next season.
Friday, April 12, 2013
RUGBY Sandown and Shanklin 48, Bognor 20
A BRILLIANT first half blitz from Sandown and Shanklin earned them a win over Bognor — and strengthened their chances of survival in London South West 3.
Friday, April 12, 2013
RUGBY IW FESTIVAL organiser John Giddings has stepped in to help another popular festival at Seaclose Park — the Vectis Rugby Club Mini Festival.