Match Report: Mens Rugby Pre Season
Fixture: Team Bath Rugby 1st Team vs UWE
Date: Tuesday 27 September 2011, 15.00
Venue: Sulis Sports Club, University of Bath
In the last of this years pre season fixtures a squad of 40 players varying in experience in terms of university rugby, welcomed the arrival of a UWE squad eager to impress.
With the demanding format of three 40 minute periods to play, the first set of players took to the field and began to dominate the opposition team, managing to score several well worked tries which pleased all coaches involved.
In the second 40 minute period, UWE started well and competed across all areas of the game which frustrated Bath, although in a pleasing manner, the team managed to get the upper hand on their opponents once again to add a handful of tries to the already impressive score line.
In the final 40 period, the strength in depth of the squad involved in this years University team really began to tell with another very strong performance overpowering the attempts of a UWE side which never faltered with effort.