Four debutants in Warriors’ ACE League squad for Gosforth trip

Stourport High School and Sixth Form Centre, Warriors’ RFU ACE League team, have included four potential debutants in their matchday squad for Wednesday’s away match against Gosforth Academy (kick-off 4.00pm).

Harry Burrows, Tom O’Neill, Zak Howles and Ollie Lidgate Taylor, have all been named among the replacements for Stourport’s long trip to the North East to face Warriors’ counterparts from Newcastle Falcons.

Stourport opened their season with a 33-29 over Oaklands College – Saracens’ side in the competition – at Sixways last week, secured with a late try from full-back Billy Emerick, his second of the match.

Gosforth also won their opener, 22-19, away to Myerscough College.

Stourport HS | 15 Dan Chambers (Wolverhampton), 14 George Evans (Claverdon), 13 Will Pugh (Luctonians), 12 Archie Jones (Bridgnorth), 11 Billy Emerick (Upton on Severn), 10 Jack Condliffe (Luctonians), 9 Jamie Heafield (Kings Norton), 1 Aaron Hackett (Stourbridge), 2 Ethan Allen (Telford Hornets), 3 Miles Walters (Wolverhampton), 4 Ellis Locke (Ledbury), 5 Finn Haynes (Claverdon), 6 George Moffitt (Shrewsbury), 7 Hayden Link (Stourbridge) 8 Ben Godfrey (Birmingham & Solihull).

Replacements | 16 Harry Burrows (Shrewsbury), 17 Tyler Westwood (Silhillians), 18 Tom O’Neill (Worcester), 19 Zak Howles (Stourbridge), 20 Reiss Price (Barkers’ Butts), 21 Ollie Lidgate Taylor (Silhillians), Mikey Yalland (unattached).

  • Stourport’s kit for this season’s RFU ACE League has been generously sponsored by The Stratford Park Hotel and Golf Club in Snitterfield.