A young Warriors Under 15s squad which included eight Under 14 players visited Leicester yesterday evening to play the Tigers at Oval Park.
On a beautifully sunny evening the game turned into a fantastic display of running rugby from both teams with eleven tries being scored. The lead changed hands four times with the Warriors running out eventual 38-35 winners.
Team v Leicester:
1. Ben David-Moore 2. Henry Walker 3. Ali Hijazie 4. Jack Lazenby 5. Kailus Hutchinson 6. Jules Hobbs 7. Paulo Peschisolido 8. Jack Xiourouppa (c) 9. Josh Nott 10. Olly Allsop 11. Harry Robinson 12. Will Butler 13. Alex Nisbet 14. Luke Clarke 15. Jack Helm 16. Tyler Roberts-Kellman 17. Ethan Priest 18. Tristan Brooker 19. Moses Fakitau 20. Sam Forster 21. Nick Davod 22. Lewis Dorey 23. Tom Bailey
0-5, 7-5, 14-5, 14-12, 21-12, 21-19, 21-26, 21-33, 28-33, 35-33, 35-38
The Under 15s now face London Irish on the Sixways training pitch at 12pm on Saturday. On Monday 6 May the annual 12-a-side Under 15s tournament will be held at Newark Rugby Club.
Squad v London Irish:
Ben David-Moore, Ali Hijazie, Kailus Hutchinson, Jules Hobbs, Paulo Peschisolido, Jack Xiourouppa, Josh Nott, Olly Allsop, Harry Robinson, Will Butler, Luke Clarke, Jack Helm, Tyler Roberts-Kellman, Ethan Priest, Tristan Brooker, Moses Fakitau, Sam Forster, Nick David, Lewis Dorey, Tom Bailey, Callum Jacobs, Nikolay Remezkov, Rhys Carlton, Jacob Ham and Dion King