14th February 2016

Year 9 & 10 Rugby Festival

On Thursday 4th February 2016, Ashington High School U15 Rugby team took to the field at Bullocksteads to play in a number of fixtures against Kenton, Haydon Bridge, Norham, Astley High and St Benet Biscop. The front row comprised Ben Fox, Ryan Norris and Denver Elsdon-Thomas. The second row included Charlie O’Hare and Jamie Ellinor. Amongst the backs were Louie Cummings, captain Ethan Turnbull, Jonathan Middleton, Cai Cooper and Sam Kindley.

The highlights of the festival included Denver’s try against St Benet’s and Ben scoring tries against Kenton and Haydon Bridge. In addition there were two very impressive individual performances from Ethan, organising from no.10 and Louie tackling everything in front of him.