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National League 2 South
DateOppositionVenueScore
4th September 2021Bury St EdmundsA30 - 22
11th September 2021Old AlbanianA29 - 21
18th September 2021WorthingH29 - 24
25th September 2021RochfordA20 - 19
2nd October 2021DingsH 0 - 17
9th October 2021BarnstapleA10 - 22
16th October 2021Leicester LionsH30 - 27
23rd October 2021BarnesA20 - 20
30th October 2021HenleyH10 - 19
13th November 2021HinckleyAGAME POSTPONED
20th November 2021RedruthH22 - 26
27th November 2021CliftonA22 - 19
4th December 2021WestcliffH52 - 15
11th December 2021EsherA26 - 0
18th December 2021GuernseyH29 - 17
8th January 2022Old AlbanianH3 - 12
15th January 2022WorthingA33 - 19
22nd January 2022RochfordH46 - 17
29th January 2022DingsA32 - 10
5th February 2022HinkleyAGAME POSTPONED
12th February 2022BarnstapleH52 - 22
19th February 2022Leicester LionsA35 - 0
26th February 2022BarnesH21 - 12
5th March 2022HenleyA12 - 10
12th March 2022HinckleyH30 - 24
26th March 2022RedruthA49 - 10
2nd April 2022CliftonH24 - 38
9th April 2022WestcliffA19 - 33
16th April 2022EsherH11 - 33
23rd April 2022GuernseyA33 - 33
30th April 2022Bury St EdmundsH31 - 34
Invicta A
DateOppositionVenue
11th September 2021Old Alleynians A XVH
25th September 2021Sevenoaks 2nd XVH
2nd October 2021 Old Alleynians A XVA
13th November 2021Westcombe Park Extra A XVH
20th November 2021Sevenoaks 2nd XVH
27th November 2021Sevenoaks 2nd XVA
4th December 2021Tunbridge Wells 2nd XVH
11th December 2021Old Alleynians A XVH
18th December 2021Medway 2nd XVH
22nd January 2022Medway 2nd XVA
12th February 2022Sidcup 2nd XVA
5th March 2022Sidcup 2nd XVH
12th March 2022Westcombe Park Extra A XVA
26th March 2022Tunbridge Wells 2nd XVA
Kent & East Sussex Devision 3
DateOppositionVenue
18th September 2021Cranbrook 2nd XVA
2nd October 2021Medway 4th XVA
9th October 2021Tonbridge Juddians 3rd XVH
16th October 2021Ashford 2nd XVH
6th November 2021Snowdon C.W.H
13th November 2021Thanet Wanderers 2nd XVA
27th November 2021Dover 2nd XVH
4th December 2021Deal & Betteshanger 2nd XVA
11th December 2021Sevenoaks 4th XVH
8th January 2022Medway 4th XVH
15th January 2022Ashford 2nd XVA
29th January 2022Tonbridge Juddians 3rd XVA
12th February 2022Snowdon C.W.A
19th February 2022Thanet Wanderers 2nd XVH
6th March 2022Dover 2nd XVA
12th March 2022Deal & Betteshanger 2nd XVH
26th March 2022Sevenoaks 4th XVA
2nd April 2022Cranbrook 2nd XVH
Kent & East Sussex Division 4
DateOppositionVenue
18th September 2021Cranbrook 3rd XVA
25th September 2021Old Gravesendians 2nd XVH
2nd October 2021Sheppey 2nd XVA
16th October 2021Gillingham 3rd XVH
23rd October 2021Gravesend 4th XVH
30th October 2021New Ash Green 2nd XVA
6th November 2021Tunbridge Wells 3rd XVH
13th November 2021Lordswood 2nd XVA
4th December 2021Vigo 2nd XVA
18th December 2021Old Gravesendians 2nd XVA
8th January 2022Sheppey 2nd XVH
15th January 2022Gillingham 3rd XVA
22nd January 2022Gravesend 4th XVA
29th January 2022New Ash Green 2nd XVH
12th February 2022Tunbridge Wells 3rd XVA
19th February 2022Lordswood 2nd XV H
12th March 2022Vigo 2nd XVH
2nd April 2022Cranbrook 3rd XVH
Kent & East Sussex Division 5
DateOppositionVenue
4th SeptemberLordswood 2nd XVH
18th September 2021Whitstable 2nd XVH
25th September 2021Aylesford Bulls 3rd XVA
2nd October 2021Folkestone 3rd XVH
9th October 2021Ashford 3rd XVA
30th October 2021University of Kent 2nd XVA
13th November 2021Thanet Wanderers 3rd XVH
27th November 2021Weavering Warriors RFC 2nd XVH
4th December 2021Deal & Betteshanger 3rd XVH
11th December 2021Faversham CastawaysA
18th December 2021Aylesford Bulls 3rd XVH
8th January 2022Folkestone 3rd XVA
15th January 2022Ashford 3rd XVH
22nd January 2022Maidstone VetsH
29th January 2022University of Kent 2nd XVH
19th February 2022Thanet Wanderers 3rd XVA
26th February 2022Maidstone VetsH
5th March 2022Weavering Warriors RFC 3rd XVA
12th March 2022Deal and Betteshanger 3rd XVA
26th March 2022Faversham CastawaysA
2nd April 2022Whitstable 2nd XVA
DateOppositionVenueScore
26th September 2021Tonbridge Juddian LadiesHPOSTPONED
3rd October 2021Blackheath Ladies IIA27 - 19
17th October 2021Cranbrook LadiesH26 - 12
7th November 2021Streatham-Croydon LadiesH26 - 17
28th November 2021Heathfield & W LadiesH31 - 5
5th December 2021Beccehamian LadiesA0 - 43
9th January 2022Blackheath Ladies IIH42 - 7
16th January 2022Cranbrook LadiesA12 - 28
6th February 2022Streatham-Croydon LadiesA12 - 17
20th February 2022 Tonbridge Juddian LadiesA22 - 31
6th March 2022Heathfield & W LadiesA5 - 27
20th March 2022Beccehamian LadiesH45 - 5
10th April 2022Tonbridge Juddians LadiesHHWO
17th April 2022Guernsey LadiesH49 - 20
23rd April 2022Guernsey LadiesA11 - 60

News

Match Report – Westcliff RFC vs Canterbury 1st XV

WESTCLIFF 19  CANTERBURY 33

by David Haigh

This was only the second away victory of the season for an inconsistent Canterbury side so the five points they took home from bottom of the table Westcliff were a welcome boost ahead of next Saturday’s meeting with league leaders Esher.

What the scoreline could not disguise, however, was the poor quality of a game in which both sides fed off unforced errors as much as their own skills.

Canterbury’s dominant scrummaging was the backbone of an untidy performance and three second half tries were enough to guarantee a result which should have been more convincing.

Playing into a chilly wind in the first half a patient build up brought a converted try for Dwayne Corcoran after 14 minutes but then the errors set in and Westcliff turned their gifts into points.

A turnover handed them the opportunity to make space for wing Sherif Olanrewaju and a second try followed after a horrible communication failure by the city backs.

Westcliff skipper Greg Bannister picked up, raced 50 metres to the line and added the goal points.

Relentless scrum pressure allowed Canterbury to square matters before half time.

Westcliff came under the cosh, James Scogings was yellow carded after repeated penalty offences and Canterbury finally broke them down with an overlap score from wing Frank Morgan.

After the break that same pack power pushed Canterbury clear with two tries in the space of seven minutes.

Steady pounding of the Westcliff line ended with prop Danny Herriott coming up with ball from under a pile of bodies and the lead was recaptured.

The second saw Westcliff  shunted back at a close range scrum and Number Eight Tyler Oliver made the touchdown.

Both were converted and at 26-12 the game was in the city side’s hands.

As the match went into its final quarter, however, a stubborn Westcliff fought back.

They forced penalties, won territory and lock George Maloney powered over for a try converted by Bannister.

It proved to be their last shot but as scruffy handling and poor control continued to plague both sides it was Canterbury who finished the stronger.

An attack down the left wing channel which at last had some poise about it sealed the game, bringing Morgan his second try and leaving Kyan Braithwaite to slot a fourth conversion.

Canterbury: D. Corcoran (repl A. Moss), G. Hilton, S. Sterling, K. Braithwaite, F. Morgan, B. Cooper (repl D. Heads), A. Cooper (repl J. Otto). B. Young, D. Herriott (repl E. Lusher), J. De Vries, J. Stephens (repl S. Churchyard), A. Evans, W. Waddington, T. Oliver

 

Match photographs may be subject to copyright – Tim Browne / Westcliff RFC