Match Report
Haileybury Boys-U18A vs  Oundle School
On: Saturday, 07 Oct 2023
Venue: at Home

Director of Rugby, Michael Owen celebrated his 10 years (this is his 11th) at a dinner prior to this match. After the match he stated that he has never seen such good rugby played on Terrace by a Haileybury team. The first half was phenomenal. Tries were scored by Ben Parker, Nick Davis with a sensational solo try to rival the best seen this season, Zac Crane, Finn Newton who pulled the strings all day for the hosts, the superb Oliver Hurd with Newton converting all five tries to give Haileybury a sensational 35-8 points lead. Lucas Osman capped a superb individual display with a well worked try to stretch the lead to 40-8. Oundle upped their game and Haileybury dipped allowing the visitors to get back to a respectable 40-32 final score. Credit to both teams for a great match. Haileybury are a showtime team and will be looking forward to a rematch on Tuesday in the National Cup against Stamford.