RUGBY: Weekend round-up

Rugby Lions on their way to a 20-12 win over Old Leamingtonians on Saturday  PICTURES BY RAY ANDREWS
Rugby Lions on their way to a 20-12 win over Old Leamingtonians on Saturday PICTURES BY RAY ANDREWS

Lions back to winning ways

After losing their opening two league games, Rugby Lions were back on track on Saturday with a 20-12 away win at Midlands 3 West (South) leaders Old Leamingtonians.

Lions got their promotion bid back on track after two defeats

Lions got their promotion bid back on track after two defeats

It wasn’t such a good day in the 3 East division, with Rugby St Andrews going down 60-7 in a tough encounter at Oundle.

Rugby’s two Midlands 1 East sides continued their differing fortunes. Newbold beat Matlock 53-19 at Parkfield Road and are third in the table, but Old Laurentians had another difficult day, going down 64-7 to Kettering at Fenley Field.

Rugby Welsh had a good win in Midlands 5 West (South) at Alwyn Road, overcoming Trinity Guild 23-14.