Festival success for Eastbourne youngsters

Eastbourne Under 9s
Eastbourne Under 9s

Eastbourne RFC Under 9’s have continued their recent success.

Following winning The Hastings festival, the young squad moved on to compete in the Crowborough B Festival.

A first group game resulted in a 4-2 win versus Haywards Heath, followed by 3-0 against Uckfield.

And then a resounding 8-3 win against Burgess Hill put the Eastbourne team into the final with a game to spare.

The final group game proved to be a warm up for the final - Eastbourne playing against and going down 7-4.

However in the final, again against Worthing, Eastbourne improved their defence dramatically to battle to a 4-1 victory and take first place.

Squad: Fred Earnshaw, Sami Molina, Albert Melville, Ben Young, William Ewer, Jack Humberstone, Tom Woodbine, George Molloson, Matthew Elliott and Mackenzie Wilson.